Maileon vs Mailchimp
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. Mailchimp 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 comparable price.
Maileon has been around for 18 years and is a very complete email marketing automation platform. Maileon offers more features and options than Mailchimp. This is one of the reasons a lot of companies outgrowing Mailchimp choose Maileon to drive their (email) marketing automation efforts.
Privacy, security & deliverability
Maileon offers 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 Mailchimp are comparable in terms of 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 and templates
In terms of contacts & templates, Maileon offers more than Mailchimp, for example through automatically personalised send-out time (AI) and Google AMP. Because of this, many innovative and technological parties choose Maileon for its software.
In terms of marketing automation, Maileon has more to offer than Mailchimp.
Maileon especially offers more in terms of lead scoring and advanced segmentation.
Maileon and Mailchimp are comparable in terms of reviews on Capterra.
When it comes to reviews by Capterra, one of the leading software comparison sites, Maileon scores an overall score of 4.6 (out of 5), with Mailchimp scoring a 4.5.
In terms of contract options, Maileon offers more flexibility, especially when it comes to contracts for multiple years.
Maileon is more cost-effective than Mailchimp
Based on the calculation example below, the price is more advantageous.
The annual costs do not include the one-off set-up costs. In this calculation example, we assume 10 users, 35,000 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
In Maileon, we have found the right sparring partner working closely with us to achieve our ambitious goals. Short lines of communication and direct contact, the flexible user interface, and the possibility to jointly develop and implement customized solutions lay the foundation of achieving those goals. We happily recommend Maileon to those with similar aspirations.
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.
With Maileon, we were able to reorganise our entire email marketing much faster than expected and noticeably reduce the workload. In addition to the extremely simple and powerful shop integrations and the comprehensive functions of design and automation, the fast, competent and customer-oriented support is a real highlight.
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.
The cooperation with Maileon is very good. Together with our Maileon contact person, we have developed/elaborated and implemented great projects. Requests are handled quickly, friendly and competently. Maileon is very user-friendly and ideas can be implemented easily and independently for the most part.
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.
We have been using Maileon for our email marketing for many years. With the user-friendly platform, extensive templates and excellent support, we increase our email marketing success effectively and efficiently.
I would certainly recommend Maileon to ambitious parties with a slightly larger volume: Maileon is user-friendly and customisation is possible.
Maileon is a cost-effective solution for our email marketing needs. We have achieved a higher ROI while improving our customer retention.
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.
As a publisher, it is very important for us to be in close contact with our users. Thanks to Maileon, we can now create professional newsletters that appeal to them and bind them to the respective title.