MailChimp reviews from startup founders

232 reviews by founders
April 4, 2017

We’ve been in the ESP business for a long time, and MailChimp has always had a clean interface. And they innovate! Some ESPs go stale, which gets annoying when they have the same platform for three years. We’ve been happy using MailChimp.

Kevin Linden

Co-founder - NiftyImages

April 3, 2017

I am not the person using MailChimp, but it seems really good.

Shuo Qiao

Co-founder & CTO - Moving Analytics

March 22, 2017

So far so good with MailChimp, but we have a series of in-house tools designed to integrate it.

Susan Akbarpour

Co-founder & CEO - Mavatar

Stacklist Stats

57%Stacklist Startups Are Using MailChimp

MailChimp - Best Email Marketing Tools for Startups

MailChimp is an email marketing solution that helps you run effective email campaigns and send newsletters. With a clear focus on ease of use, MailChimp streamlines complicated workflows into simple tasks, like sending automated, segmented emails or keeping detailed records about specific customers. The tool also offers advanced reporting options that help you monitor sales, website activity and revenue. MailChimp keeps its prices low, so it comes as no surprise that it’s the most commonly used email marketing software among startups.

Which startups use MailChimp?

MailChimp is used by a wide variety of companies across many industries, but it is especially popular among smaller, early-stage startups with less complex email marketing needs who appreciate MailChimp’s simplicity.

How much does MailChimp cost?

MailChimp’s initial plan is free, letting you send 12,000 emails each month to a recipient base of 2,000 people. However, once you grow past either of those benchmarks, you must purchase a monthly package. A basic package starts out at $10 per month and grows from there, but if you’re uncomfortable with a monthly fee, you can also choose to pay per email--from $0.03 to a fraction of a penny per email, depending on how many bulk credits you purchase.

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