With eCommerce becoming more mainstream, companies are shipping goods directly to their consumers now more than ever. Once consumers buy something online, they want to know where their order is in the fulfillment process and when it should arrive, and that’s where Twilio and EasyPost come in handy.
In this tutorial, you’ll see how easy it is to track the movement of shipments with the EasyPost API for Tracking, and programmatically notify individuals via the Twilio SMS API and the Flask framework for Python.
Below is an example of the type of notifications that you’ll be sending automatically with this app:
To follow this tutorial you need the following components: