Maileon vs Dotdigital
It’s not really about finding the best (email) marketing automation software out there, it’s about finding the one that best suits your company and goals.
That’s why you’ll find the comparison of Maileon vs. Dotdigital here. Compare features like marketing automation, privacy, integrations, audience management, reviews, price and more. To help you make the right choice, we’ve listed the main differences in privacy, integrations, contact management, marketing automation, reviews, contract options and costs below.
Maileon offers more, for a better price.
Maileon has been around for 18 years and is a very complete email marketing automation platform. Maileon and Dotdigital are comparable in many ways. On all aspects, except for marketing automation, Maileon has more functionality to offer than Dotdigital, and for a better price.
Privacy, security & deliverability
Maileon offers slightly more in terms of privacy, security and deliverability.
Maileon is built according to strict German regulations and goes beyond what is necessary to be AVG or GDPR-proof. For example, it is possible to disable user tracking on an individual level. Financials, educational institutions and governments often choose Maileon for this reason.
Integrations & APIs
Maileon and Dotdigital are comparable when it comes to integrations and API.
With over 100+ standard integrations, Maileon offers the possibility of a complete and custom MarTech stack, without you having to pay more. Thanks to the extensive API and the possibility to enrich and return data via webhooks, our software is often chosen by companies dealing with certain data complexity. For example, publishers and larger e-commerce players.
Contacts & templates
In terms of contacts & templates, Maileon offers just that bit more than Dotdigital, for example through automatically personalised send-out time (AI). Because of this, many innovative and technological parties choose Maileon for its software.
In terms of marketing automation, Dotdigital offers slightly more features.
Maileon gets better reviews than Dotdigital.
When it comes to reviews by Capterra, one of the leading software comparison sites, Maileon scores slightly higher in all aspects with an overall score of 4.6 (out of 5) than Dotdigital with a 4.3 (out of 5).
Both Maileon and Dotdigital offer a lot of flexibility in terms of contract options. Apart from contracts for one year or multiple years, you can also choose a contract for shorter periods.
Maileon has a significantly more favourable price model.
Based on the calculation example below, Maileon costs significantly less than Dotdigital.
The annual costs do not include the one-off set-up costs. In this calculation example, we assume 10 users, 250,000 contacts, 10 million emails and 5 million API calls per year. Including a connection to Magento and the use of a landing page builder.
What people are saying
Partner & client quotes
We experience the cooperation with Maileon as pleasant. Short lines of communication, swift action, proactive thinking. Their years of experience are noticeable and ensure a good collaboration. We have already recommended Maileon to various clients and relations.
We are happy to recommend Maileon as an ESP because they listen well and think along with you. It is also their goal to achieve our goals. They are true sparring partners, easy to contact directly, friendly and true experts.
We find the cooperation with Maileon very pleasant. Questions are dealt with quickly and Maileon is open to our wishes. We would certainly recommend Maileon for its user-friendliness, different tracking levels and the extensive rights and roles structure.
I would certainly recommend Maileon to ambitious parties with a slightly larger volume: Maileon is user-friendly and customisation is possible.
We will definitely recommend Maileon to other companies. Firstly, because of the system. It is really nice to work with, you can build good emails in the editor. You always get a quick response when you send an e-mail or give them a call, they always return your call. In addition, they like to think along with you. So we really recommend everyone to work with Maileon.
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