1. Estimate your needs

emails/month and 2,000 contacts

2. Choose your plan

Shared IP Boost Deliverability with a Dedicated IP
Feature Highlight Essentials Pro Premier
Monthly plan price 9.95 79.95 Custom
Emails/month included in plan 40,000 100,000 1.5 million+
Price per extra email 0.0010 0.00085 Custom
APIs and webhooks
DKIM customization
SendGrid Marketing Campaigns
Dedicated IP
Subuser management
Customer Success Manager 5 million+
Prioritized support 5 million+
Shared IP
Clean APIs and webhooks
DKIM customization
SendGrid Marketing Campaigns features
Dedicated IP
Subuser management
Customer Success Manager
Prioritized support
Dedicated IP
Clean APIs and webhooks
DKIM customization
SendGrid Marketing Campaigns features
Dedicated IP
Subuser management
Customer Success Manager
Prioritized support
Dedicated IP + Customer Success Manager
Custom Plan and Price
Clean APIs and webhooks
DKIM customization
SendGrid Marketing Campaigns features
Dedicated IP
Subuser management
Customer Success Manager (5 million+)
Prioritized support (5 million+)
Full Plan Comparison
Essentials Pro Premier
Message Management and Deployment
Suppression management
Delayed sending capability
Domain/link whitelabeling
Multiple sender addresses
IP whitelabeling
Subuser management
Email template editor API
Analytics and Reporting
Real-time analytics
Delivered, click, open, unsubscribe tracking
Bounce rate, spam, blocked reporting
Configurable email alerts
Searchable email activity feed
Advanced Statistics
Email category comparison
Subuser comparison
Integration and Customization
SMTP relay
Inbound Parse Webhook
Event Webhook
Reseller API
Subuser API
Marketing Campaigns APIs (Contact Management API, Campaigns API)
Universal Links
Opportunistic TLS
Enforced TLS (optional)
Two-factor authentication
Custom DKIM key
Custom SPF
API Keys and API Key Permissions
Precise teammate permissions 1 Teammate 1000 Teammates 1000 Teammates
IP Access Management
SOC 2 Type II certification
Reputation Management
Reputation monitoring
ISP feedback loop data
SendGrid Marketing Campaigns Feature Set
Flexible, wizardless workflow
List and engagement segmentation
Drag & drop campaign editor
A/B testing (subject line and content)
Flexible template editors (HTML and WYSIWYG)
Send scheduling
Unsubscribe groups
Campaign statistics
Responsive templates
Globally distributed, cloud-based architecture
Redundant, self-managed datacenter architecture
Purpose built, cloud-based Mail Transfer Agent (MTA)
Dedicated IP included in plan
Automated, dedicated IP warm up
Dedicated IP pooling
Global 24x7 customer support team (chat, email, phone)
Compliance team with dedicated deliverability engineers
Customer Success Manager (CSM) 5 million+
Smartphone and tablet applications

Want to get started for free?

Full feature trial includes access to our Essentials 40,000 email plan, free for 30 days and send 100 emails/day for free forever. Also store up to 2,000 contacts within Marketing Campaigns. No credit card required.

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Sending over 1.5 million emails/month?

Contact us for high volume plan pricing, including our Premier plans which start at 5 million emails/month and include all features, plus a Customer Success Manager and Prioritized Support..

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Frequently Asked Questions

How does SendGrid work?

SendGrid is a cloud-based SMTP provider that acts as an email delivery engine, allowing you to send email without the cost and complexity of maintaining your own email servers. SendGrid manages the technical details of email delivery, like infrastructure scaling, ISP outreach, reputation monitoring, and real-time analytics.

Learn more: SendGrid Overview Documentation, SMTP Service Glossary

How can I send my email through SendGrid?

You can send your email through SendGrid using any of the following integrations, or a combination of them:

1. SMTP Relay: This is a great option if you’re looking for a delivery engine to work behind the scenes with your own application or another tool. SMTP relay is the standard protocol for sending email, and is a typical solution for customers who would like to increase deliverability while setting up their email in a third party application.

2. Web API: Designed for customers who need to programmatically send email through their own applications. This method is typically used for transactional messages, like password reset emails and order confirmations, but can be used for any message type.

3. Marketing Campaigns: This toolset is designed to help you send marketing email. It allows you to upload and manage recipient lists, build or upload your own HTML email templates, and then schedule and send your email campaigns through SendGrid. This option works well for bulk, newsletter-type sends.

Learn more: Web API vs. SMTP Relay, Marketing Campaigns Documentation

Do I have to sign up for separate API and Marketing Campaigns accounts?

No! You can send via API or through Marketing Campaigns within the same SendGrid account. You'll have one email plan to use to send any type of email. If you send your marketing email through Marketing Campaigns, you'll simply pay an additional cost of $10/10,000 contacts you store (after your first 2,000 contacts which are free!).

Learn more: Marketing Email Setup Documentation, Billing Info and FAQs

How does SendGrid measure the number of emails sent?

Every time you make a request to send one message to one recipient, it is counted by SendGrid as a message sent, regardless of the message being deferred or sent to spam.

Learn more: Billing Info and FAQs, SendGrid Plan Comparison Chart

Do you offer tailored onboarding help, or deliverability consulting?

Whether you’re just getting started with SendGrid and want to make sure that you’re configuring your IPs correctly, or have been a SendGrid customer for years and want to take your deliverability to the next level, our Expert Services can help you make the most of your email program!

Delivery Consultants work with customers to evaluate their entire email program and deliver a detailed assessment to help you identify areas for optimization. Onboarding Specialists work with you through the entire set-up process to ensure that your email environment is built for success.

Learn more: SendGrid’s Personalized Email Delivery and Onboarding Services

Do you offer assistance or discounts for early-stage startups or non-profit organizations?

Yes on both fronts!

Eligible startups can apply to join our SendGrid Accelerate program. You'll receive valuable insight from our experienced mentors as well as special pricing on SendGrid's email solutions.

Documented non-profit organizations (501c3) can contact us to receive a 15% discount on SendGrid's email solutions after sign-up.

When you’re ready to sign up, select the plan that suits your needs based on your monthly email volume. We accept credit cards and charge on the first of every month. There are no contracts—each plan is month-to-month—and you can cancel at any time. If you want to do some testing before signing up for a paid plan, you can integrate with SendGrid and send up to 40,000 emails for 30 days and 100 emails/day free forever with our trial. You can always store up to 2,000 contacts for free within Marketing Campaigns.

Learn more: Can't Log Into Your Account?, How do I Contact Support?

What are the details of the free trial?

You can send up to 40,000 emails for 30 days and store up to 2,000 contacts once you verify your account for the free trial. If you wish to continue your free trial after the 30 day period, you can continue to send 100 emails/day for free forever.

Learn more: How do I Complete my Account Sign Up?, How to Setup a Domain Whitelabel?

Why do I need to verify my account?

We require verification to help safeguard your account and maintain deliverability for you and all of our customers.

Learn more: How do I Complete my Account Sign Up?, How to Setup a Domain Whitelabel?

How do I partner with SendGrid?

We have a number of ways we can work together:

Agency partners: I would like to use SendGrid to manage my clients' email programs.

Reseller partners: Perfect for cloud, ecommerce, and CMS platform companies who want to provide more value to your customers.

Marketplace partners: I would like my solution to be listed on the SendGrid Marketplace.

OEM partners: I want my product to offer users the ability to send email, invisibly powered by SendGrid.

Learn More: Become a SendGrid Partner

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