Axios is a popular HTTP request library for Javascript and NodeJS. It lets you fetch webpages and call APIs from the browser and NodeJS in a reliable and friendly way. With a MailSlurp account Axios can also send and receive emails!

What is Axios?

You can install Axios from NPM as follows:

Making a request is easy once installed:

What is MailSlurp?

MailSlurp is a free email API. You can create email addresses on demand then send and receive emails from Javascript. You can create a free account then use the API Key to send and receive emails with Axios.

How to ues email with Axios

To use MailSlurp with Axios first import the library and your API Key.

Create an inbox

First we can create an email address like so:

MailSlurp inboxes have real email addresses than can send and receive email.

Send an email

Sending an email is easy with Axios and MailSlurp. Simple data to . Include your API Key as a query parameter: .

Receive emails

You can receive emails with MailSlurp too!

Next steps

You can use Axios and MailSlurp for all your email needs. Sending, receiving, or even end-to-end testing.