Sending emails

Sooner or later you realize that you need to communicate with users. Maybe you want to send them a newsletter or welcome them with a transactional email.


  • Free plan
  • 12,000 emails per month
  • 2,000 subscribers
  • Transactional emails through mandrill
    (requires paid plan)
  • Open MailChimp


  • Free plan
  • 9,000 emails per month
    (300 emails per day limit)
  • Unlimited subscribers
  • Also transactional emails (free)
  • Transactional SMS (paid)
  • Open SendinBlue

Amazon SES

  • Sending emails from an application
    hosted on EC2: 62,000 free emails
    per month (otherwise, you pay
    $0.10 per 1,000 emails)
  • Attachments: $0.12/GB
  • Fees for receiving emails
    (first 1,000 are free)
  • Open Amazon SES


  • 10,000 free emails per month
  • Free incoming emails
  • Attachments up to 25MB (free)
  • Open Mailgun