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Score 8.1 out of 101

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Likelihood to Recommend

Adstream

It's best when dealing with several clients, products, and creative materials. When dealing with a high volume of creative materials to be trafficked to several different networks, I'd recommend Adstream.
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SendinBlue

SendinBlue is great for simple email marketing, especially for small businesses. It's very easy to get the account setup and create an email compared to other services like MailChimp. It's also very user-friendly for those who may not be technically savvy. If you have a much larger scale email list or regularly import lists from outside SendinBlue, then you may want to look elsewhere. SendinBlue is great if you stay within the system, but can cause trouble if you import email lists outside of the system.
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Feature Rating Comparison

Email & Online Marketing

Adstream
SendinBlue
7.5
WYSIWYG email editor
Adstream
SendinBlue
8.0
Dynamic content
Adstream
SendinBlue
7.8
Ability to test dynamic content
Adstream
SendinBlue
7.2
Landing pages
Adstream
SendinBlue
6.0
A/B testing
Adstream
SendinBlue
6.5
Mobile optimization
Adstream
SendinBlue
7.6
Email deliverability
Adstream
SendinBlue
8.0
List management
Adstream
SendinBlue
8.1
Triggered drip sequences
Adstream
SendinBlue
8.0

Reporting & Analytics

Adstream
SendinBlue
7.7
Dashboards
Adstream
SendinBlue
8.0
Standard reports
Adstream
SendinBlue
8.3
Custom reports
Adstream
SendinBlue
6.8

Pros

  • Ease of use
  • Functionality
  • Communication and transparency
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  • It has a great array of stats given. It will tell you how many open the emails, unsubscribe, and even what links they click. These are all easily found and are useful in changing marketing strategies.
  • It's very user-friendly. SendinBlue was the first email list product I used and it was very easy to get it set up and start a campaign.
  • SendinBlue also has a very good pricing structure. Our company was able to use the free tier for a while before upgrading. This makes it easy for smaller businesses to make use of email marketing without requiring a lot of upfront costs.
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Cons

  • It would be good if ISCI codes were automatically created based on pre-defined variables
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  • I would like to see easier data collection from subscribers. The process for adding customs fields and populating those fields from an easy to use form is a bit tricky.
  • I would like to see functions built in to SendinBlue that would allow me to utilize one-time use coupons into my newsletters. So when they click a link on the newsletter, SendinBlue will give them a coupon code, but each subscriber can only redeem that coupon once.
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Likelihood to Renew

Adstream9.0
Based on 1 answer
I personally am not involved in the decision to renew the product, but I had only positive experiences with the product and thus would recommend its use and renewal.
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SendinBlue9.4
Based on 4 answers
Great value, ease of use, efficient, great open rates.
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Usability

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic
SendinBlue9.2
Based on 2 answers
I am a web designer and systems admin. I have not found anything with this system that was hard to use. Other systems make it hard to do simple tasks and is very limiting. SendinBlue doesn't limit you.
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Reliability and Availability

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic
SendinBlue9.1
Based on 1 answer
I have never had any planned outages in the time I have been using the software and have had no issues with accessing it.
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Performance

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic
SendinBlue9.1
Based on 1 answer
Everything loads very quickly, it saves as you go along so you're unlikely to loose work if your computer fails. Reports are there immediately too so you're able to act quickly on customer engagement.
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Support

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic
SendinBlue9.0
Based on 4 answers
I had contacted customer support regarding adding extra credit to my account. I was able to get a response within 24 hours from someone who knew what they were talking about.
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Implementation

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic
SendinBlue10.0
Based on 1 answer
If you follow all the steps of the setup process they give you, any one can set this up in about 1 - 2 hours.
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Alternatives Considered

I haven't used other products that are similar to Adstream.
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The newsletter plug-in for WordPress accomplished the automation tasks but delivery was slow. It also didn't manage the subscriber lists well and often had problems with broken links when using the tags functionality.Mailjet accomplished the objective but customer service was poor. Their pricing plans were also not as flexible. At my volume, I actually saved money by going with SendinBlue. Other volumes may differ.
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Scalability

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic
SendinBlue9.1
Based on 1 answer
They have multiple options for upgrading bigger senders or if you need more emails sent in a month.
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Return on Investment

  • Faster turnaround times for getting materials through the QA process and delivered to the networks
  • One-stop place for all involved to be able to see spots, and be in the loop with QA and delivery process
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  • Our previous mail client didn't sent all the emails within a short time frame which caused issues for us in terms of our advertisers. Switching to SendinBlue was very helpful in this aspect, and the ease of creating and editing newsletters have made us much more timely with our newsletter blasts.
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Pricing Details

Adstream

General
Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
Adstream Editions & Modules
Adstream
Additional Pricing Details

SendinBlue

General
Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
SendinBlue Editions & Modules
SendinBlue
Edition
Free
0.001
Micro
$252
Bronze
$393
Silver
$664
Gold
$1735
Platinum
$3346
Diamond
$6037
1. 600 / Day
2. 40,000 / Month
3. 60,000 / Month
4. 120,000 / Month
5. 350,000 / Month
6. 750,000 / Month
7. 3 Million / Month
Additional Pricing Details
SendinBlue pricing is based on the number of email messages sent, rather than the number of contacts you keep in your account. Try SendinBlue with a free account and send up to 9,000 emails per month (300 emails per day). As your business grows, you can upgrade to a plan that meets your needs without breaking the bank! Send up to 40,000 emails per month for just $7.37 -- or send even more emails at great prices.