ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

GetResponse vs iContact vs Constant Contact

Updated on June 12, 2013

Get Response - Ranked The Top Email Marketing Service

GetResponse is the clear leader in email marketing in 2013. With the availability of several different plans, every business will have the right plan that meets their budget.

Plans start as low as $15.00 per month for 1,000 subscribers. Every plan starts you off with a 30-day no risk free trail; no credit card is needed. You also have the option to save 18% by prepaying for the entire year.

Here are some key features:

  • Autoresponder 2.0
  • Create and personalize your own emails
  • Over 500 free templates
  • Create your own landing pages
  • Conversion tools
  • Social sharing
  • Build custom forms directly on your website
  • See how your customers will see your emails
  • Spam checker to reduce your emails going into spam

If you need a email marketing service, this is your top choice. You should never pick a service simply based on whose price is lower, look at all the features before signing up for a plan. Be sure they have all the features that you need and want for email marketing.

You can see a complete list of features by CLICKING HERE.

iContact - Second Best

iContact has been the best over the past several years. However, GetResponse has emerged to be the leader in email marketing in 2013. It's features and price make iContact the second best when it comes to email marketing for your website.

Monthly plans start as low as $10.00 for 250 subscribers. Each plan starts you off with a 30-day no risk free trail. You are eligible to receive a 15% discount if you prepay for the entire year.

Here are some basic features:

  • Hundreds of free templates that can be customized
  • Develop your messages through their "Message Builder"
  • Message Coder allows you to use custom HTML
  • Conversion tools to track your emails
  • Social Sharing
  • In-depth contact management tools
  • Integrate with third-party applications

iContact is a bit more expensive than GetResponse. You can view a complete list of iContact features by CLICKING HERE.

Constant Contact

Constant Contact is one incredible email marketing service. However, its ranked third due to the fact that it's a bit more expensive than the rest. Yes, price should not be the reason for going with another service. But, why pay more when the other two have about the same features?

Plans start as low as $15.00 per month for up to 500 subscribers. You also get a 60-day no risk free trail to test out the service. You can save up to 15% if you decide to pay for the annual plan.

Here are some features:

  • Choose from hundreds of free templates and customize them to fit your business
  • Drag-n-Drop editing tool requires no coding or html experience
  • Add visual effects to images within your emails
  • Manage all of your contacts in one place
  • Import from excel, outlook, gmail, and more
  • Integrated signup forms right on your website
  • Social sharing integration
  • Tracking and reporting tools

You can see a complete list of features by CLICKING HERE.

Which email marketing service have you used or plan on using?

See results

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)