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Amazon Pinpoint vs MailChimp: What are the differences?

What is Amazon Pinpoint? Targeted Push Notifications for Mobile Apps. Amazon Pinpoint makes it easy to run targeted campaigns to drive user engagement in mobile apps. Amazon Pinpoint helps you understand user behavior, define which users to target, determine which messages to send, schedule the best time to deliver the messages, and then track the results of your campaign.

What is MailChimp? Easy email newsletters. MailChimp helps you design email newsletters, share them on social networks, integrate with services you already use, and track your results. It's like your own personal publishing platform.

Amazon Pinpoint and MailChimp are primarily classified as "Mobile Push Messaging" and "Email Marketing" tools respectively.

Some of the features offered by Amazon Pinpoint are:

  • Understand User Behavior
  • Create Targeted Campaigns
  • Measure Results

On the other hand, MailChimp provides the following key features:

  • Facebook Integration
  • AutoConnect Templates
  • Full Featured API

According to the StackShare community, MailChimp has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1667 company stacks & 670 developers stacks; compared to Amazon Pinpoint, which is listed in 3 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

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Pros of Amazon Pinpoint
Pros of Mailchimp
  • 11
    Transactional Messages
  • 259
    Smooth setup & ui
  • 248
    Mailing list
  • 149
    Robust e-mail creation
  • 120
    Integrates with a lot of external services
  • 109
    Custom templates
  • 60
    Free tier
  • 49
    Great api
  • 42
    Great UI
  • 33
    A/B Testing Subject Lines
  • 30
    Broad feature set
  • 11
    Subscriber Analytics
  • 9
    Great interface. The standard for email marketing
  • 8
    Great documentation
  • 8
    Mandrill integration
  • 7
    Segmentation
  • 6
    Best deliverability; helps you be the good guy
  • 5
    Facebook Integration
  • 5
    Autoresponders
  • 3
    RSS-to-email
  • 3
    Co-branding
  • 3
    Customization
  • 3
    Embedded signup forms
  • 2
    Automation
  • 1
    Great logo
  • 1
    Groups
  • 0
    Landing pages

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Cons of Amazon Pinpoint
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    • 2
      Super expensive
    • 1
      No Terraform provider
    • 1
      Poor API
    • 1
      Charged based on subscribers as opposed to emails sent

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    What is Amazon Pinpoint?

    Amazon Pinpoint makes it easy to run targeted campaigns to drive user engagement in mobile apps. Amazon Pinpoint helps you understand user behavior, define which users to target, determine which messages to send, schedule the best time to deliver the messages, and then track the results of your campaign.

    What is Mailchimp?

    MailChimp helps you design email newsletters, share them on social networks, integrate with services you already use, and track your results. It's like your own personal publishing platform.

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