What should I know when switching to AWeber from GetResponse?

We're so excited that you decided to move to AWeber from GetResponse. We know change takes some getting used to. This article will help you understand the key differences between AWeber and GetResponse so that you can get up and running as soon as possible. 

Firstly, we know that every email marketing platform uses different terminology. To help clear up any potential confusion, here’s a glossary to help you maneuver around your new AWeber account. 

GetResponse Term AWeber Term Definition
Web Form Sign Up Form

A form someone could use to sign up to your mailing list by entering their email address & any other requested fields.

Automation Emails Campaigns

Autoresponder Series

Automated Blog Digest

Blog Broadcast

Used to send messages with content from your blog at a frequency of your choosing to your subscribers whenever you make posts to your blog.


Your AWeber account gives you access to tons of awesome features that will help you achieve your business goals and get success fast. Here’s what you can expect to get as an AWeber user. 


Feature Description

Team work makes the dream work

We think that great things happen when people come together and work as a team. This is why we created AWeber for teams, a way to allow multiple users to access the same AWeber account with their own personal login credentials.

AWesome Automation

We've been in the autoresponder business for over 20 years. That's why our Campaigns feature is so robust - we know exactly what our users need for their email automation! With the ability to tag based on engagement and trigger new Campaign series, your Campaigns easily become the heartbeat of your email marketing endeavors.

If you need help, we’re just a phone call (or chat, or email) away! We’re happy to help, so reach out whenever you need a helping hand. And if you need assistance moving your content from GetResponse into AWeber, our Migrations team is happy to help!

Note: Some Automations are not available on the AWeber Free plan. Upgrade your account to be able to automate your emails and access many more features by clicking here, or by contacting our Customer Solutions team.

Further instructions on how to upgrade your account if needed can be found here.

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