Maileon vs Salesforce
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. Salesforce 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 a similarly extensive platform, for a better price.
Maileon offers almost all features and option that Salesforce has to offer, but costs a fraction of the price. Maileon has been around for 18 years and is a very complete email marketing automation platform. The two platforms are comparable in a lot of aspects, with Salesforce offering more possibilities only in terms of marketing automation.
Companies that don’t use, or aren’t planning to use, the full 100% of Salesforce choose the Maileon platform for its richness in features and attractive price.
Privacy, security & deliverability
Salesforce and Maileon are very comparable 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 are very similar 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, Salesforce and Maileon are, again, very similar.
Even though Salesforce and Maileon are very similar in terms of marketing automation, Salesforce does offer a bit more features. Especially when it comes to (extensive) lead scoring.
Maileon scores better than Salesforce on Capterra. Maileon scores a 4,6 and Salesforce Marketing Cloud scores 4,1 on Capterra, one of the leading software comparison sites.
In terms of contract options, Maileon offers more flexibility, like the possibility to not only choose a contract for one or multiple years, but also for shorter periods.
Maileon has a significantly more attractive price model than Salesforce.
Based on the calculation example below, Maileon offers more platform, for a better price compared to Salesforce.
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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