[wp-hackers] Customize Wordpress Emails

Scot Hacker shacker at birdhouse.org
Fri Dec 10 16:51:24 UTC 2010

> From: Ryan McCue <lists at rotorised.com>
> Andrew Nacin wrote:
>> WordPress already includes, and leverages, the phpmailer library.
> Although, it doesn't leverage a lot of its functionality, nor easily
> expose it. For example, it's not possible to send a HTML email using
> wp_mail() (unless you do all sorts of trickery using the filters in it),
> despite how easy PHPMailer makes this. (#15448)

That's disappointing to hear. Can the bundled phpmailer be called directly rather than through the WP API to make sending HTML email easier?


Scot Hacker

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