Acelle is a self hosted, full-featured, easy to use Email Marketing Web Application written in PHP / Laravel 5 that lets you send high-volume marketing emails via your own server or through other email service (SMTP) providers.
Install Acelle on your own web server and you can use marketing/transaction emails without any limitation. You can get rid of expensive email services like Mailchimp, ActiveCampaign… as now you can have full control over the entire system of your own. Acelle can be configured to send email through your own SMTP servers like Postfix, Exim, Sendmail or Qmail. It can also integrate with other email service providers like Mailgun, SendGrid, SparkPost, ElasticEmail or Amazon SES.
- Demo: campaign manager & admin view
- Video: Acelle Mail in action!
- Video: install Acelle Mail and create your first campaign!
NEWS! [Feb-14] We are proud to announce a new Acelle Mail’s add-on: Acelle Connect©, a Wordpress plugin which helps keep your Wordpress contacts synchronized with your mail list. Check it out…
NEWS! [Feb-03] Acelle Mail v3.0.14 is now available for download. The new version comes with some minor changes as well as bug fixes. Please check out the CHANGELOG included in the software package for the details.
NEWS! [Jan-11] Acelle Mail now supports Paddle along with most payment gateways like PayPal, Stripe, Braintree, Credit Card… Payment is made easier than ever. If you are new to Paddle, check it out here
NEWS! [Dec-30] Acelle Mail is now integrated with Layered Popups plugin for Wordpress, the faster popup plugin ever! Click the link below to go to the plugin page and find it out:
IMPORTANT! it is recommended that you install Acelle Mail on a dedicated server or VPS. A shared hosting environment lacks certain advanced features that are required for working with emails. Also, Linux environment is required as we do not support Windows yet.
Complete lists & subscribers management
Manage lists & subscribers easily with Acelle:
- Mass import subscribers from Excel or CSV
- Single/double opt-in support
- Custom subscribe/unsubscribe confirmation page
- Autoresponder for subscriber welcome/goodbye emails
- List segmentation support
Track delivery of every single email sent out from Acelle. You can always find out whether or not your emails reach subscribers’ inbox. Opens / clicks / bounces / complaints are automatically recorded and are visualized using interactive charts & data table. Acelle’s different types of report give you lots of valuable information to help you improve your campaigns going forward.
Easy integration with SMTP or 3rd services
Acelle can be configured to send email directly from your own SMTP server so that you can now get away from expensive email services like Mailchimp, ActiveCampaign, etc. Install Acelle on your server and you have control over the whole system from front-end web to the sendmail backend. You have unlimited access to any functionality.
Acelle also comes with built-in support for sending email from 3rd service providers like Amazon SES, SendGrid, Mailgun, ElasticEmail, SparkPost or any SMTP service provider.
Fully featured automation & auto-responder
Automation & Auto-responder features allow you to automatically or conditionally send email campaigns to your list or individuals in response to several types of events:
- List subscription
- List unsubscription
- Subscriber’s birthday
- Subscriber’s custom criteria. i.e. quota exceeding, balance falling below minimum, package plan expiration, etc.
Quick & easy RESTful API
Acelle provides RESTful API which is based on simple HTTP POST/GET requests. We make it easy and quick to integrate Acelle sending capability with your own websites or applications. Our API lets you add / import contacts from other applications so that you can keep your mail list synchronized and up-to-date.
Advanced email template builder
Acelle Mail comes with an advanced Email Template Builder as well as dozens of pre-built email templates/layouts for you to start on
Designed as an SaaS framework
Acelle Mail is also designed as a SaaS (Software As A Service) platform that enables you to manage and sell your email service to your users
- Manage service package plans
- Manage customers & subscriptions
- Braintree payment gateway integration
- Stripe payment gateway integration
- Accept payment via PayPal or Credit Card
- Advanced quota & throttling management
Email verification will ensure that your email list is clean and duly validated which helps reduce bounce back and protect your sending reputation. Using Acelle Mail, you can verify your mail lists by connecting to 3rd party services like Kickbox.io, TheChecker.co... Once verified, your email addresses will be tagged with appropriate status of “Deliverable”, “Undeliverable”, “Risky”. You will enjoy peace of mind because you are only sending emails to the real users with real mailboxes.
Live upgrade support
Acelle Mail comes with the Upgrade Manager dashboard which allows you to easily upgrade to any newer version (we make new releases on a weekly/monthly basis). You can keep yourself up-to-date without having to back up and reinstall, all users’ data are retained.
Acelle is made fully responsive. You can access Acelle webapp using any device from yourPC, tablet or smartphone.
Checkout the documentation included in the source to install Acelle Mail on your server. We also provide step-by-step guidelines for cPanel/Plesk users. If you are new to email marketing, we have a Getting Started section to help you create your first email marketing campaign with Acelle Mail.
Embed subscription form to your own website
We support embedding subscription form to collect subscribers for your campaign. That is, after creating a mailing list, you can design and customize the subscription sign-up form for the list and embed it on your own website, your own brand and look-and-feel.
Mass newsletters sending made easy!
Acelle supports multi-threading so that you can send millions of email everyday. Acelle also supports auto scheduling your email campaigns.
Powerful language & translation support
Acelle comes with complete support for internationalization and localization. You can choose the preferred language for your application. We make it easy that you can also create your own language and edit any text appearing on the website to make it your own brand!
Room for customization!
Acelle is written in clean PHP code, based on the Laravel framework. This makes it easy to extend or customize any part of the webapp. You can also write and embed your own PHP component.
Clean and elegant design!
Inspired by Mailchimp, we try to make the work flow clean and relevant to users. You can really enjoy working with your campaigns.
Multiple themes available!
Acelle comes with several themes for you to choose: dark / light / red / blue / green / pink / brown. You can choose custom themes for every user. You can also extend the standard CSS to build your own theme & layout.