Sending Search Alert Emails

Users can create search alerts to receive an email when new listings are added and matches their search criteria. In order to process and send these alerts, you will need to set up the email service and cron job.

Warning

Search alerts are sent in batch, it’s necessary to use a dedicated mail service that support batch emails (like Mailgun). How to configure different dedicated mail services.

You can process any processable search alert by running the following command on your server console:

php artisan search-alerts:process

Note

Processable search alerts are active alerts with matched listings and not previously processed (or process date too old).