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side-by-side comparison of MailerLite vs. Mailgun
based on preference data from user reviews. MailerLite rates 4.6/5 stars with 330 reviews. By contrast, Mailgun rates 4.5/5 stars with 240 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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MailerLite
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4.6 out of 5
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Mailgun
(240)
4.5 out of 5
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Market Segments
MailerLite
MailerLite
Small-Business (90.3% of reviews)
Mailgun
Mailgun
Small-Business (82.1% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
MailerLite
MailerLite
Free
Mailgun
Mailgun
Pay Per Use 5,000 free emails per month for your first 3 months.

MailerLite vs Mailgun

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found MailerLite easier to use, set up, and administer. However, reviewers felt that both vendors make it equally easy to do business overall.

  • Reviewers felt that Mailgun meets the needs of their business better than MailerLite.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that MailerLite is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of MailerLite over Mailgun.
Categories
Shared Categories
MailerLite
MailerLite
Mailgun
Mailgun
MailerLite and Mailgun are categorized as Email Verification and Email Template Builder
Unique Categories
Mailgun
Mailgun is categorized as Transactional Email
Pricing
MailerLite
MailerLite Pricing
Forever Free Plan
Free
Small Business Plans
$15
High Volume Senders
$260
Free Trial
Mailgun
Mailgun Pricing
Flex Trial
Pay Per Use5,000 free emails per month for your first 3 months.
Foundation
$35/mo50k emails included
Growth
$80/mo100k emails & 1,000 email validations
Scale
$90/mo 100k emails and 5,000 email validations
Enterprise
Customcustom emails & validations
Free Trial
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.1
Responses: 280
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.2
Responses: 225
Ease of Use
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.4
Responses: 285
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.0
Responses: 225
Ease of Setup
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.1
Responses: 130
Mailgun
Mailgun
8.9
Responses: 152
Ease of Admin
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.4
Responses: 130
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.1
Responses: 154
Quality of Support
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.2
Responses: 239
Mailgun
Mailgun
8.6
Responses: 175
Ease of Doing Business With
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.2
Responses: 120
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.2
Responses: 142
Product Direction (% positive)
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.2
Responses: 281
Mailgun
Mailgun
8.0
Responses: 225
Features
Templates
Text and Themes
MailerLite
MailerLite
8.9
Responses: 96
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.4
Responses: 8
Verified Feature
Stock Images
MailerLite
MailerLite
Feature Not Available
Mailgun
Mailgun
Feature Not Available
Proofing
MailerLite
MailerLite
8.6
Responses: 55
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.0
Responses: 7
Verified Feature
Edit
Pre-Made
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.0
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.0
Responses: 8
Verified Feature
Build
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.3
Responses: 95
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
9.3
Responses: 7
Verified Feature
HTML
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.1
Responses: 56
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
8.3
Responses: 8
Verified Feature
Logistics
Analytics
MailerLite
MailerLite
9.1
Responses: 89
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
8.9
Responses: 12
Verified Feature
Issues
MailerLite
MailerLite
8.2
Responses: 57
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
8.7
Responses: 9
Verified Feature
Integrate
MailerLite
MailerLite
8.4
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Mailgun
Mailgun
8.7
Responses: 10
Verified Feature
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both MailerLite and Mailgun were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
MailerLite
MailerLite
90.3%
Mailgun
Mailgun
82.1%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
MailerLite
MailerLite
7.9%
Mailgun
Mailgun
12.8%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
MailerLite
MailerLite
1.9%
Mailgun
Mailgun
5.1%
Reviewers' Industry
MailerLite
MailerLite Industry
Writing and Editing
11.6%
Marketing and Advertising
10.4%
Publishing
6.3%
E-Learning
6.3%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
4.4%
Other
61.0%
Mailgun
Mailgun Industry
Information Technology and Services
20.5%
Computer Software
16.2%
Internet
15.0%
Marketing and Advertising
8.1%
Education Management
2.6%
Other
37.6%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
MailerLite
Jovica B.
User in Marketing and Advertising

The price and the support. The easy and comprehensive platform.

Mailgun
Olaf L.
Administrator in Internet

Most of all their control panel is very easy to use, just add your domain, add some DNS records and you're ready to go. They offer 10000 free emails every month, that's enough for regular emails. The log file is also very helpful to see where are problems....

Most Helpful Critical Review
MailerLite
Jandra S.
User in Computer Software

It's clunky at times, doesn't save at times, and the analytics are terrible. The fact that unsubscribes are counted in the clickrate is awful to me - especially when I'm supposed to be reporting the clickrate as a positive to my boss. What if they're all...

Mailgun
Andrew U.
Administrator in Printing

Customer Support is some of the worst I've ever seen. Over 24 hours to respond to a ticket, no real answers, puts the problem on you, the user. We were delivering e-mails perfectly fine for 4 or 5 months with bounce rates of about ~2% daily. All of the...

Discussions
MailerLite
MailerLite Discussions
I would like to know where the unsubscribe feedback 'HEADER' comes from.
2 comments
Offical Response from MailerLite
Donna, most email providers now have a default “Unsubscribe” button next to the email title. It’s a built-in feature that allows your recipients to...Read more
What is the best way to save my work quickly when creating a campaign?
2 comments
Jennifer W.
JW
There's a button which says "save" if you work in HTML directly. Else, you have to save each time you edit a box. It does auto save though. Then just click...Read more
Do you have training on creating a funnel
2 comments
Susan S.
SS
Yes, I have had itRead more
Mailgun
Mailgun Discussions
Mailgun
1 comment
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If you want to reduce the bounce rate, you need to verify the accounts in your distribution list. If you want to know about those bounces, use the API.Read more
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