Recommend the best platform you have used to automate newsletter subscription flow (one that is super easy and doesn't break the bank) Anything other than mailchimp?
Give MailerLite and Sendinblue a try :) @HQ12
I just found sendpulse and use it for awhile, you can check.
ConvertKit is well liked with creators. and has a free tier.
Substack for newsletters is cheap: Free.
Will check them out! Thank you :)
How come you don't want to use Mailchimp?
I'm looking for a Mailchimp replacement too, so I hope people chime in with recommendations.
For me, I think Mailchimp is overpriced once you get past the free tier, and I find their UI to be unintuitive and awkward. I've been using it for years and I still get lost finding my way around the site from time to time. In general, I don't enjoy the day-to-day user experience.
I want to give SendGrid a try, but I haven't had a chance yet.
@stevenkkim I have the same EXACT issues. For all of us who like getting things done quick and with cleaner UIs, no matter how much I try, I can't get to like what mailchimp is offering in terms of the overall experience. I truly wish they do something to optimize user behavior with the site with time. No doubt the product is great but pricy too for something that takes time to get a good hang of. I will check-out convertkit and sendgrid!