CHALFONT, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AWeber, the leading provider of powerfully-simple email marketing solutions for small businesses, today introduced AWeber Free — a new free plan designed to help small business owners connect with their audiences and grow their businesses without cost.
The decision to add a free pricing option comes as small businesses continue to face challenges posed by COVID-19. According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Coronavirus Impact Poll, 71% of small business owners are concerned about financial hardships due to prolonged closures, while 67% are concerned about low business demand.
“Small businesses are facing real challenges in today’s world, and we knew we could play a part to help them ensure their business’ future,” shared Tom Kulzer, Founder & CEO of AWeber. “Our mission has always been to deliver powerfully-simple email marketing software that does 90% of the work for our customers, so they can focus on their passions and grow their businesses. That’s why we’re so excited to give small business owners the ability to overcome these obstacles by helping them connect with their audiences via email marketing, free of charge.”
AWeber Free delivers industry-leading capabilities at no cost for up to 500 subscribers, without any time restriction. Additionally, the free plan’s features set is unparalleled, including full access to AWeber’s Customer Solutions team, email automation capabilities, and full-use of content creation tools. AWeber Free also allows unlimited users per account, free migration services from other email marketing tools, and access and use of AWeber’s integration library.
“We know the challenges facing small business owners as they launch businesses and projects for the first time, especially in a world dominated by uncertainty,” said Kulzer. “We’re excited to reduce barriers that small business owners, entrepreneurs, and content creators may face by providing the ability to create beautiful emails and landing pages without having to worry about budget. We hope to be a partner along their path to success for years to come.”
AWeber is a market leader of small business email marketing and landing page solutions. Founded in 1998, AWeber has over 20 years of proven success helping more than one million customers around the world reliably connect with their prospects and customers through powerfully-simple email marketing. Along with its award-winning 24/7 US-based customer support, AWeber delivers the ability to quickly load and manage contacts, send amazing emails, build landing pages, and analyze results without having to be a tech whiz. AWeber works with more than 1,000 partner software solutions, allowing customers to seamlessly integrate with the apps and services they rely on to operate and grow. A privately-held company, AWeber is a remote-first team with employees based throughout the United States. For more information, visit aweber.com, subscribe to the AWeber blog, or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or LinkedIn.