Top 5 Email Marketing Services For Entrepreneurs

Email Marketing

The importance of communicating with your customers is paramount! It's how you can show appreciation, promote your products, retain customers, promote return business, develop relationships, and build trust. There are many services out there that make communicating with your customers easier than ever. If you haven't had a chance to look into email marketing services, take a moment now and check some of these out!

Top 5 Email Marketing Services For Entrepreneurs

We've put together this list of email marketing services for you guys to check out. All of these services come recommended either by your fellow members, or based on our own experiences. Many of the services we have chosen to feature either have free accounts or free trials available. So why not check them out?

1. MailChimp

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Visit Website Pricing: $0 - $199/ month - plans increase based on amount of contacts

Mailchimp is our top pick for beginners! It is visually pleasing, easy to use, and features a pretty decent free account that works great for people who are just dipping their toes into email marketing.

Free Plan: Yes Chat Support: Yes Tracking: Yes Mobile Friendly: Yes Email Templates: Yes Social Media Marketing: No Reports: Yes

Notable Features:

  • Great free account
  • Surveys
  • Great templates
  • Easy to use
  • A/B testing
  • Easy API

2. BenchMark

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Visit Website Pricing: $0 - Pricing is tiered for unlimited emailing depending on amount of contacts (ex. 3,500 contacts is $39.95 / month, 10,000 contacts is $73.95/ month, etc.)

BenchMark is a close second in our choice beginners. You can sign up for a free account for up to 2,000 contacts, and can send up to 14,000 emails per month! It's easy to use and another great choice for those of you who are just testing the waters.

Free Plan: Yes Chat Support: Yes Tracking: Yes Mobile Friendly: Yes Email Templates: Yes Social Media Marketing: Yes Reports: Yes

Notable Features:

  • Great free account
  • Ultra customizable emails
  • Great templates
  • Easy to use

3. Constant Contact

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Visit Website Pricing: $20 / month - $125 / month (call for pricing on 10,000 + contacts)

While constant contact does not have a free version, it does have a 60 day free trial that will allow you to try it before you buy it! That's a sizable amount of time to be able to make up your mind. The pricing is also fairly reasonable.

Free Plan: No, but 60 day free trial available Chat Support: Yes Tracking: Yes Mobile Friendly: Yes Email Templates: Yes Social Media Marketing: Yes Reports: Yes

Notable Features:

  • 60 day free trail
  • Campaign Ideas
  • A/B Testing
  • Surveys

4. Campaigner

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Visit Website Pricing: $19.95 / month (1,000 contacts) - $299.96 / month (50,000 contacts) & up from there

Campaigner is another paid service, but like constant contact, they offer a full feature free trial so you can try out their services. Their pricing is tiered like many of the other services mentioned here. This service can accommodate over 1 million contacts!

Free Plan: No, but 30 day free trial available Chat Support: Yes Tracking: Yes Mobile Friendly: Yes Email Templates: Yes Social Media Marketing: Yes Reports: Yes

Notable Features:

  • Free 30 day trial
  • A/B split testing
  • Advanced Segmentation

5. Hubspot

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Visit Website Pricing: CRM Software: $0 Sales Software: $0 - $50 / month Marketing Software: $200 - $2,400 / month

Hubspot offers services for CRM (customer relationship management), sales, and marketing! The CRM feature is completely free, and there is a free version of their sales software. The marketing software is a bit more pricey, but you can evaluate your own needs and decide if it would be worthwhile. Many times the free versions work out just fine for small businesses. However, with this software, if you are looking for automation, it is part of the marketing services.

Free Plan: Yes Chat Support: Yes Tracking: Yes Mobile Friendly: Yes Email Templates: Yes Social Media Integration: Yes Reports: Yes

Notable Features:

  • A/B testing
  • 24/7 phone support
  • Great with Social Media

 

Your Favorites?

Do you have a favorite email marketing software that we didn't list here? Do you have one you have tried and didn't care for? Let us know what services / software work (or didn't work) for you and your business!

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