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SparkPost vs Twilio SendGrid: What are the differences?

SparkPost: Email Delivery and Analytics for Developers and Enterprises. SparkPost is the world’s #1 email delivery provider. We empower companies with actionable, real-time data to send relevant email to their customers which increases engagement and both top and bottom line revenue; Twilio SendGrid: Email Delivery. Simplified. Twilio SendGrid's cloud-based email infrastructure relieves businesses of the cost and complexity of maintaining custom email systems. Twilio SendGrid provides reliable delivery, scalability & real-time analytics along with flexible API's.

SparkPost and Twilio SendGrid belong to "Transactional Email" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by SparkPost are:

  • Quick and easy SMTP or REST API integration
  • Free trial
  • Real-time & predictive analytics

On the other hand, Twilio SendGrid provides the following key features:

  • Open Tracking
  • Click Tracking
  • Unsubscribe Tracking

"I could start sending real emails in less than 5 mins" is the primary reason why developers consider SparkPost over the competitors, whereas "Easy setup" was stated as the key factor in picking Twilio SendGrid.

According to the StackShare community, Twilio SendGrid has a broader approval, being mentioned in 3101 company stacks & 1904 developers stacks; compared to SparkPost, which is listed in 59 company stacks and 50 developer stacks.

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What is SparkPost?

SparkPost is the world’s #1 email delivery provider. We empower companies with actionable, real-time data to send relevant email to their customers which increases engagement and both top and bottom line revenue.

What is Twilio SendGrid?

Twilio SendGrid's cloud-based email infrastructure relieves businesses of the cost and complexity of maintaining custom email systems. Twilio SendGrid provides reliable delivery, scalability & real-time analytics along with flexible API's.
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What are some alternatives to SparkPost and Twilio SendGrid?
Postmark
Postmark removes the headaches of delivering and parsing transactional email for webapps with minimal setup time and zero maintenance.
Mandrill
Mandrill is a new way for apps to send transactional email. It runs on the delivery infrastructure that powers MailChimp.
Mailgun
Mailgun is a set of powerful APIs that allow you to send, receive, track and store email effortlessly.
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.
Amazon SES
Amazon SES eliminates the complexity and expense of building an in-house email solution or licensing, installing, and operating a third-party email service. The service integrates with other AWS services, making it easy to send emails from applications being hosted on services such as Amazon EC2.
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Refractal uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

Every app needs email, even the ones we build regularly send some kind, be it signup, reset passwords or general announcements, it's all gotta come from somewhere. SendGrid have been a very reliable platform in the past, and we've had no issues so far.

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SparkPost uses SparkPostSparkPost

Send transactional or marketing email from your web apps. SparkPost provides all the deliverability, scalability and speed you expect from the world's leading email platform in an easily integrated, pay-as-you-go email delivery service.

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Kurzor, s.r.o. uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

SendGrid came to our attention as a great way of handling outgoing e-mail communication. Mass capabilities, spam handling and the sheer power of MailChimp as a vendor made our decision here.

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Kalibrr uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

All of our external emails are sent using SendGrid. SendGrid's statistics dashboards help us figure out whether our emails are reaching people, and how much attention is paid to them.

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Coolfront Technologies uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

Email service used within Coolfront Mobile to send emails and track emails to contractors and their customers (e.g. home-owners).

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Mike MacCana uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

Sending welcome emails, chasing potential customers, providing customers with help, password reset emails, etc.

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PSESD uses SparkPostSparkPost

Sending transactional emails (invitations, forgot password, etc.)

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Loog uses SparkPostSparkPost

All email is sent using SparkPost servers.

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icarus-dave uses SparkPostSparkPost

SMTP Server for application email.

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Uriel B uses SparkPostSparkPost

SMTP Relay Server and Mass Mailer

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