A concise list of the most popular email marketing systems
With a multitude of email marketing systems readily available, it can be hard to find the right one. Your email system needs to benefit your goals!
5 steps to selecting a new email marketing service:
- Review your current situation
- Know your requirements for a new vendor
- Research the market
- Test/ request demos for your shortlisted vendors
- Make a decision and start the migration process
Before switching you need to determine your requirements. Have you outgrown your current provider? Do you need extra features that they do not provide? When choosing a new vendor you need to make sure their features will help you achieve your business needs, now and in the future. Do you need more robust reporting and analytics? Integrate SMS messaging into your content strategy? Or, do you need greater capabilities in segmentation and personalization? When choosing a new vendor, think about :
- Budget and resources
To make it a little easier for you, we have listed the most popular 5 email marketing systems for a small, medium and large business according to what current companies are using.
Most popular email marketing systems
According to SimilarTech the most popular email marketing system is MailChimp. Followed by Constant Contact.
The top 5 email marketing systems:
- Constant Contact
MailChimp remains the top email marketing system for the top 10k sites with Adestra coming in second.
But, it is important to choose an email marketing system that best suits your company's needs and goals. SimilarTech also breakdown the industries that are using each email technology. This may aid in your decision making as you can see which industries are using which email technologies. If for instance, your business is in the ecommerce industry, only 4.74% of 'shopping' websites use MailChimp regardless of it being rated the most popular.
Request demos of your shortlisted email marketing systems to decide which one is best suited to your requirements.
Most popular marketing automation platforms
SimilarTech also breakdown the most popular marketing automation technologies. This shows a very different list of software - including Marketo, Pardot, and TowerData (a data management software).
The top 5 marketing automation technologies: