Compare Mailgun vs MessageGears

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comparison of Mailgun vs. MessageGears
based on data from user reviews. Mailgun rates 4.5/5 stars with 197 reviews. MessageGears rates 4.0/5 stars with 62 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Concept
Pay Per Use
first 10,000 emails & 100 validations free
 
Production
$79/mo
100k emails & 1,000 validations included
 
Scale
$325/mo
500k emails & 5,000 validations
 
Enterprise
Custom
custom emails & validations
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Mailgun
Concept
Pay Per Usefirst 10,000 emails & 100 validations free
Production
$79/mo100k emails & 1,000 validations included
Scale
$325/mo500k emails & 5,000 validations
Enterprise
Customcustom emails & validations
Free Trial
MessageGears
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.3
7.8
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
8.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.0
7.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.1
7.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.7
8.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.3
9.1
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.0
7.5
Meets Requirements
Mailgun
9.3
MessageGears
7.8
Ease of Use
Mailgun
9.0
MessageGears
8.0
Ease of Setup
Mailgun
9.0
MessageGears
7.0
Ease of Admin
Mailgun
9.1
MessageGears
7.7
Quality of Support
Mailgun
8.7
MessageGears
8.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Mailgun
9.3
MessageGears
9.1
Product Direction (% positive)
Mailgun
8.0
MessageGears
7.5

Features

Administration
Template Creation
Mailgun
7.7
MessageGears
6.9
Preset Template Availability
Mailgun
7.4
MessageGears
6.5
Custom Unsubscribe
Mailgun
8.9
MessageGears
7.0
Email Segmentation
Mailgun
8.5
MessageGears
7.3
Detailed Server Logs
Mailgun
8.9
MessageGears
6.7
Notifications
Mailgun
8.8
MessageGears
7.3
Integrations
Webhooks
Mailgun
9.2
MessageGears
7.7
Event Tracking API
Mailgun
9.2
MessageGears
8.0
Mail Send API
Mailgun
9.7
MessageGears
8.0
Spam Filter Testing
Mailgun
8.6
MessageGears
7.9
Platform
Custom Tracking Domain
Mailgun
9.4
MessageGears
8.5
Multiple Domains
Mailgun
9.3
MessageGears
8.8
Dedicated IP
Mailgun
8.9
MessageGears
8.9
Documentation
Mailgun
9.0
MessageGears
7.4
Sender Reputation Management
Mailgun
8.6
MessageGears
7.3
Tracking & Reporting
Mailgun
8.8
MessageGears
7.2
Enterprise Scalability
Mailgun
9.2
MessageGears
8.2
Performance and Reliability
Mailgun
9.3
MessageGears
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
83.8%
16.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
10.7%
64.5%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
5.6%
19.4%
Mailgun
Small-Business
83.8%
Mid-Market
10.7%
Enterprise
5.6%
MessageGears
Small-Business
16.1%
Mid-Market
64.5%
Enterprise
19.4%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
19.8%
Computer Software
30.6%
 
Computer Software
18.3%
Marketing and Advertising
12.9%
 
Internet
16.2%
Information Technology and Services
9.7%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.1%
Internet
8.1%
 
Education Management
3.6%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
8.1%
 
Other
35.0%
Other
30.6%
Mailgun
Information Technology and Services
19.8%
Computer Software
18.3%
Internet
16.2%
Marketing and Advertising
7.1%
Education Management
3.6%
Other
35.0%
MessageGears
Computer Software
30.6%
Marketing and Advertising
12.9%
Information Technology and Services
9.7%
Internet
8.1%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
8.1%
Other
30.6%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
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....

User

I like the way of having support for different kind of campaigns for both transnational and marketing emails.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
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...

Administrator

Had issues with csv versus xml formatted recipient files. Couldn't set campaigns to be sent further than same day. Template html content was not easily editable within the app.

 
Mailgun
Most Helpful Favorable Review
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
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...

MessageGears
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User

I like the way of having support for different kind of campaigns for both transnational and marketing emails.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator

Had issues with csv versus xml formatted recipient files. Couldn't set campaigns to be sent further than same day. Template html content was not easily editable within the app.

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Videos

 

Building HTML Email and Workflow Tips
How Zapier Uses Mailgun to Send Emails
How To Effectively Use Webhooks for Email Delivery
Email Deliverability: Understanding the Roadblocks and Path to Success
Mailgun Makes Email Easy for Developers
How to use the MailgunAPI

Mailgun

Building HTML Email and Workflow Tips
How Zapier Uses Mailgun to Send Emails
How To Effectively Use Webhooks for Email Delivery
Email Deliverability: Understanding the Roadblocks and Path to Success
Mailgun Makes Email Easy for Developers
How to use the MailgunAPI

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