What should I know when switching to AWeber from ActiveCampaign?

We're so excited that you decided to move to AWeber from ActiveCampaign. We know change takes some getting used to. This article will help you understand the key differences between AWeber and ActiveCampaign 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. 

ActiveCampaign Term AWeber Term Definition
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.

Auto Responder Campaigns

Autoresponder Series

Standard Campaigns


A one-time message sent to a specific group of subscribers.



A person who has opted in to receive your emails.

RSS Triggered Campaign

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
Delivering straight to the inbox

We've spent over 20 years actively working to ensure that our deliverability is top notch. This means that your message is more likely to land in your subscriber's main inbox when you send through AWeber than with any of those other email marketing platforms.

AWesome Integrations

With AWeber you can integrate with the platforms you're already using for your business directly. With ActiveCampaign, there are additional costs associated with making integrations directly with other platforms.

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

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