There is the
SendMessageservice snippet on the MailServer ThingTemplate that you can call from a subscription on your blog.
1.) Create a Notification Thing that implements the MailServer Template and configure your SMTP settings here.
2.) On your Blog Thing, create a service to send messages using the SentMessage Snippet from your Notification Thing in the Entities tab. Set the message, subject, and email address in the parameters of this service.
3.) On your Blog, add a subscription with
AddCommentas the event trigger and call your send message
Mike,When an Event is triggered, it sends relevant data to any Thing that subscribes to it. In the case of CommentAdd, you get the id of the Blog entry, the type of entry and the comment's id and the parent's id. With this information, you can retrieve the Blog entry using GetComment() or a similar Service and retrieve the source of the comment's email address by access his emailAddress User Extension.