Plan Comparison

Compare Constant Contact to SendGrid

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Email Marketing Features
Years in business
+20 years
Templates

Constant Contact has over 200, including templates designed for your industry.

+200
Branded Templates

Automatically apply your website colors and logo to your template for a consistent and professional look.

Click Segmentation

Segment customers based on how they engage with your emails. With every link, button, or image you add to your email and make clickable, you get the option to automatically bring customers who click on it into a segment of your choosing. You can choose to add your customers to an existing segment or create a new segment to drop them into. Click segmentation can also be used to trigger an automated email series.

Automation

Send a single welcome email, or an automated email series that nurtures leads. Build your list with ease, then send targeted messages to specific contacts. And get more value out of each email with action blocks that encourage subscribers to buy or donate.

Image Library

Stock image gallery with a wide selection of free and paid images. Access images from your Facebook and Instagram accounts, and add to your image library.

Deliverability & Sending
Number of sends
Unlimited
Check for errors

Send email campaigns with confidence. We’ll check to make sure you are not missing links, images, and more.

List Growth Tools
Website pop-up forms

Dynamic web forms to capture new email addresses - display after a preset or customizable amount of time.

WordPress sign-up forms

Capture visitor information right from your WordPress site, customize with data fields that look best for you, and choose forms that automatically select the theme and style of your site.

Marketing Advice & Support
Free Live Marketing Advice

Constant Contact representatives are on hand to help and provide live free marketing advice. SendGrid offers support by phone but other forms of advice are paid services and more about implementation.

Advanced Features
Social Sharing

Extend your reach and share your emails with your social fans and followers, directly from your account.

Facebook Lead Ads

Easily find and target the people who are most likely to want to know more about your business and get them to sign up to learn more.

RSVP, Polls, Coupon and Social
Text-to-Join

Set up a free text messaging keyword now and promote it at your events or place of business. Your keyword will work on most US phone carriers and is only available in the US.

Integrations

Facebook, Instagram, Shopify, WooCommerce, WordPress, Eventbrite, MindBody, and more.

Mobile App
Affordability
Pricing
Based on # of contacts
Prepay discounts
10% - 15% discount
Nonprofit discounts
20% - 30% discount

SendGrid

Email Marketing Features
Years in business
+10 years
Templates

Constant Contact has over 200, including templates designed for your industry.

21
Branded Templates

Automatically apply your website colors and logo to your template for a consistent and professional look.

Click Segmentation

Segment customers based on how they engage with your emails. With every link, button, or image you add to your email and make clickable, you get the option to automatically bring customers who click on it into a segment of your choosing. You can choose to add your customers to an existing segment or create a new segment to drop them into. Click segmentation can also be used to trigger an automated email series.

Automation

Send a single welcome email, or an automated email series that nurtures leads. Build your list with ease, then send targeted messages to specific contacts. And get more value out of each email with action blocks that encourage subscribers to buy or donate.

Image Library

Stock image gallery with a wide selection of free and paid images. Access images from your Facebook and Instagram accounts, and add to your image library.

Deliverability & Sending
Number of sends
Limited based on price plan
Check for errors

Send email campaigns with confidence. We’ll check to make sure you are not missing links, images, and more.

List Growth Tools
Website pop-up forms

Dynamic web forms to capture new email addresses - display after a preset or customizable amount of time.

WordPress sign-up forms

Capture visitor information right from your WordPress site, customize with data fields that look best for you, and choose forms that automatically select the theme and style of your site.

Marketing Advice & Support
Free Live Marketing Advice

Constant Contact representatives are on hand to help and provide live free marketing advice. SendGrid offers support by phone but other forms of advice are paid services and more about implementation.

Phone support
Advanced Features
Social Sharing

Extend your reach and share your emails with your social fans and followers, directly from your account.

Facebook Lead Ads

Easily find and target the people who are most likely to want to know more about your business and get them to sign up to learn more.

RSVP, Polls, Coupon and Social
Text-to-Join

Set up a free text messaging keyword now and promote it at your events or place of business. Your keyword will work on most US phone carriers and is only available in the US.

Integrations

Facebook, Instagram, Shopify, WooCommerce, WordPress, Eventbrite, MindBody, and more.

Mobile App
Affordability
Pricing
Based on # of contacts & sends
Prepay discounts
Nonprofit discounts
15% discount

Updated: August 2020

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