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Automated Diwali Greeting sender through WA Web

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Problem

Why use old school broadcast lists to send Diwali Message to your loved ones? Sending Personalised messages to all of your contacts leave an impact on the receiver. He/She thinks you considered them important to personally type in the message and not forward just like others. Here is your chance to Automatically send Personalised messages :)

You can visit this repository and follow the steps.

Personalised messages

Solution

Just follow simple steps:

Step 1: Gather Contacts

Open Google Contacts webpage and export your contacts. Ensure to keep this csv as “google.csv” and keep it in the same folder.

Google Contacts


Step 2 : Install Libraries

Selenium : pip install selenium

Pandas : pip install pandas


Step 3 : Install Chrome Driver

Install the latest version of [Chrome Driver](http://chromedriver.chromium.org/downloads0

Set up the path of Chrome Driver in line 8 of send_greetings.py

Chrome Driver


Step 4: Running the code

python send_greetings.py

This will start execution of filter contacts.

To add a contact to your list Enter the Personalised name with which you want to send the message To ignore the contact, press enter To use the given name, the one after -, press f and enter To break through the list, Press f and enter.

Github Repo

You are done. Now greet everyone with personalised texts this festive season.

About Author

Hello! I'm Amey, a social innovator based in Pune, India who enjoys building things that impact the community. I develop exceptional products and deploy those in the community around.!