phpList Alternatives

    One of a handful of full-featured, open-source mailing list apps, phpList provides a viable free, self-hosted and freemium SaaS alternative to the commercial dominated landscape. Other comparable open-source tools do exist. Different from phpList, many facilitate communication using discussion lists. phpList only sends mail and doesn't allow replies. On the upside, phpList enables complex targeting within subscriber lists.

    Alternatives are generally either web-based or, like phpList, provide a self-hosted solution.

    This page was last updated Jun 10, 2021

    1. Mailchimp’s all-in-one Marketing Platform helps small businesses market smarter so you can grow faster. As the backbone for your customer relationships, they provide AI-powered, user-friendly tools anyone can use to be successful.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Start writing your own newsletter instantly. TinyLetter keeps track of your subscribers and sends your newsletter for free.
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    2. Sendinblue is an all-in-one platform to help you grow your business by building stronger customer relationships.
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      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      A self hosted newsletter application that lets you send trackable emails via Amazon Simple Email Service (SES). Complete with reports, subscriber & list management.
    3. > List Management Mailtrain allows you to easily manage even very large lists. Million subscribers? Not a problem. You can add subscribers manually, through the API or import from a CSV file. All lists come with support for custom fields and merge tags as well.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Self-Hosted
      • Python
      • Solaris
      Mailman is integrated with the web, making it easy for users to manage their accounts and for list owners to administer their lists. Mailman supports built-in archiving, automatic bounce processing.
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    4. SendPulse maximizes the core metric of e-mail marketing - newsletter open rate - atomatically. We collect tons of data about billions of subscribers in our system and predict the best time and channel for each subscriber when to deliver the next message to him.
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    5. Mailjet is an email service provider that works with brands like Microsoft, Etsy, Product Hunt, Toast to help create, send, and optimize marketing and transactional emails.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      1and1Mail is a free email marketing software to send out mass email campaigns, manage email contacts, and design email newsletters for small and medium business.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Amazon SES (Simple Email Service)
      EmailOctopus is the low-cost email marketing platform offering high deliverability, customer segmentation, customized reports and the ability to drip email sequences, import contacts and integrate with forms.
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