Mailtrap.io - A Dummy SMTP Server So You Don't Embarrass Yourself

If you have a program/application which sends email you should really take a look at Mailtrap.io. Mailtrap provides a fake SMTP server to which you can send email during testing/development and a reasonable pricing model that includes a free plan. I love it.

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Need To Allow Public Access To Localhost? Check Out Ngrok

During the development process there may be times when you need to allow public access to your local development environment. You may want to demo your progress to a client or test an incoming webhook, for example. With ngrok (https://ngrok.com) there is no need to push to production or some other public facing environment in order to accomplish this.

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