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Technical details
SMTP supportYesYesYesYesYesYes
Send transactional emailsYesYesYesYesYesYes
Incoming Email SupportYes Using the Parse API you can get the content of an incomming email POSTed by HTTP on a server : Parse inbound email, including attachments and content. See for webhook examples. Supported by Griddler: Parse emails, including attachements and quoted text. Easily forward using different expression matches, including regex, and POST to HTTP. Supported by Griddler: Parses inbound, can be handled by griddler: Our SparkPost Elite offering has this support, but not SparkPost Public
Send bulk emailsYesYesYesYesYesYes
SPFYesYesYes Yes Instructions on how to set it up on your domain are given.YesYesYes
Automatic DKIM signingYesYesYesYesYesYes
Personalized DKIM for free (no more "on behalf of")YesYes Upgrade to a Silver plan or higher to get personalized DKIMYesYesYes- Our SparkPost Elite offering has this support, but not SparkPost Public.
Open TrackingYesYesNoYesYesYes
Click TrackingYesYesNoYesYesYes
Clicks Details (per Link, etc.)YesYes Via real-time Event API webhookYes Reporting available both through Control Panel and APIYes Greater details available in our SparkPost Elite offering
Message PersonalizationYes Yes, via web tool (WYSIWYG editor)YesNoYesYesYes
Conditional Personalization (if/else)- Yes but, not through web newsletter editor, only by using the APIYesYesYes
WYSIWYG Newsletter EditorYes Available for free, with any plan (Free plan included)Yes +$0,25 per thousand, in addition to monthly packageNoNoYes- You can use our partner SendWithUs to easily achieve this
HTML Content Templates (WYSIWYG Editor)YesYesNoYes- We support HTML/Text templates, but we do not offer WYSIWYG abilities. You can use our partner SendWithUs to achieve
Dedicated IP availableYes With our Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond Plans, you can ask for a Dedicated IP address.YesNoYes $59 per monthYes $29 per monthYes
Free plan6,000 emails per month, max 200 per day400 emails per day62,000 emails per month for EC2 users10,000 free per month12,000 emails/month, no daily limit10,000 emails per month
Price0.18 USD to $0.50 per thousand0.57 USD to $0.80 USD per thousand0.1 USD per thousand, plus traffic charges. $0.12 per GB of attachments sent.0.1 USD to $0.50 per thousand0.1 USD to $0.20 per thousand, depending on usage0.4 USD to $0.69 per thousand, depending on volume
Custom-Pricing For Big SendersYesYesNoYesYesYes
Cancellation policyCancel any time, no contractCancel at any time, no contractPay for what you send; no required contract or commitments.Cancel any time, no contractCancel at any time, no contractCancel any time, no contract, month-to-month
REST APIYesYes Yes, for our Bronze plan and higher (and Free plan too)YesYesYesYes
Event APIYes For every plan, you can get every event (open, click, bounce...) in real timeYes Yes, for our Silver plan and higher (and Free plan too)NoYesYesYes Via Webhooks
Manage contacts through APIYes Read a full tutorial at See our Newsletter API at http://docs.sendgrid.comYesYes
Send email through APIYes Only by one HTTP call
24/7 SupportYes Across 3 Global Time Zones - Online ticket generationYes Online ticket generation.Yes Basic: Included, Developer: $49/month, Business & Enterprise prorated.Yes Online form submission.No
Dedicated Support TeamYesYesYesYesYesYes
Phone SupportNoYes During regular business hours for all plan levels, including "Free." Critical and Escalation Support available 24/7- Available with paid support plan- For First-class plansNo- This is available in our SparkPost Elite offering
HeadquarteredParis, FranceCO - CASeattle, WASan Francisco, CASan Francisco, CA
Multi-user LoginYesYesYesNo- This is available in our SparkPost Elite offering
Prioritize emailsYes Email Priority Management is handled on Mailjet with X-Mailjet email headers : Add preferred time of delivery which can prioritize or schedule for later.- This is available in our SparkPost Elite offering
User-Agent TrackingYesYesYes- Available in our SparkPost Elite offering
PluginsYes Prestashop, Wordpress, Dotclear, SPIP, Joomla, DrupalYes Most major languages and frameworksYes Most major languages, frameworks, and platformsYes Node, PHP, Python SDKs
LanguagesEnglish, French, German, SpanishEnglishEnglish, French, German, Japanese, SpanishEnglish, French, RussianEnglishEnglish
Sample CustomersTAG Hauer, MIT, Fotolia, TheFancy, Jolicloud, Readability, Sketchfab, Prestashop, Amnesty International...Spotify, Foursquare, Pandora, Hootsuite, Uber, Kickstarter, Air BnB, GitHubGithub, Heroku, Uservoice, Stripe, 37 Signals, Parse, Adroll, PagerdutyNetki, Iterable, Pinterest
Sample Integration PartnersWordpress, Joomla, Prestashop, Drupal, Zapier, Azure, HP Cloud, Softlayer, Rackspace, Heroku, Engineyard, CloudbeesRackspace (owner), Heroku, Engineyard, AppFogMailchimpSendWIthUs, OnGage