MailHog - mailtrap.io alternative for local developments

In this post, you will discover a self-hosted tool as an alternative to mailtrap.io

MailHog

MailHog is an email testing tool for developers:

  • Configure your application to use MailHog for SMTP delivery
  • View messages in the web UI, or retrieve them with the JSON API
  • Optionally release messages to real SMTP servers for delivery