Best Email Marketing Tool on a Tight Budget


Which email marketing tool is the best one for you to choose?  I go over a few of the top email tools that are used to send out campaigns to all of your users.

Now if you’re a small business, a tool like this is essential.  It will allow you to market to an audience that has not yet purchased a product or service.  This is email marketing.

With all of the options to choose from, how do you know which one to select?  Especially if you’ve never done it before, wouldn’t it be nice to find a solution that would grow with you?  I think so.  That’s why I scoured the internet for some of the most popular apps to see which one would work best on a tight budget.

The apps that I go over are:

  • Benchmark
  • MailChimp
  • Drip
  • Aweber
  • Constant Contact
  • MooSend
  • ActiveCampaign
  • ConvertKit
  • MailerLite

There were a few key factors that I required in my search for the perfect platform.  If you’re a small business and you have done email marketing before, I think these factors are pretty important.

  1. Is there a free account that you can grow with.
  2. Am I able to create an automated/drip campaign with the free account. This basically means that if someone signs up, can I send them a series of emails automatically to keep them engaged.
  3. What’s the cost to upgrade?
  4. How user friendly is it?

I go over all of that and more in this video. Enjoy!

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