MailChimp Room for Improvement

Liz Hardwick
Partner/Owner, Trainer and Speaker at DigiEnable
Some competitors also provide further details of the open rates and enable a more specific way of tracking users processes through to the end call-to-action or purchase. Sadly now Mailchimp has started charging for the use of the auto-responder (automation) emails, so it's lost it's edge for the free services. There are cheaper platforms elsewhere that will be auto-responders if that's important to you and your business. UPDATE: As of May 2017, Automation is now free for everyone!! This platform is now almost perfect!! View full review »
BlogMana4b80
Blog Manager at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
The WYSIWYG editor doesn't work in the email client that IBM uses, so I've had to completely code out the email. While this isn't a huge problem, it will take a bit of time to get the template up and running, i.e., when I want to change the template, it's a hassle as I have to recode. View full review »
Evan Dunn
Digital Marketing Practice Lead at a media company with 51-200 employees
Automation workflows have limited trigger options. View full review »
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Robin Vanderbilt
Technology Adviser at a manufacturing company with 51-200 employees
Integrations with other software. View full review »
Reviewer893021
Executive Director at a non-profit with 11-50 employees
* Shorter how-to videos * More formatting flexibility, such as the ability to wrap text around photos. * More explanation at the point of decision-making. I would have appreciated more how-to videos when getting started. There are some areas that could be made easier such as moving subscribers between list. View full review »
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