Uptics vs. Mailshake?

Should you use Uptics or Mailshake for cold outreach? Read this to find out.

Is Uptics any good?

Based on the verified Uptics reviews on platforms like G2 and Capterra, people tend to use it for managing contacts, strategic partners, and prospects. Does Uptics do a good job? Depends on who you ask.

While some reviews (especially older ones) are positive, some Uptics customers say they have to deal with poor UX and occasional bugs every once in a while. While not necessarily a deal breaker for some, these issues may become annoying or disruptive to you in the long run.

What about Mailshake, then?

If you read what customers say about Mailshake, you'll see that most of them have been using it for personalized outreach and re-engagement campaigns for a while now. 

But in recent Mailshake reviews we see customers complain about limited functionality and poor email formatting more and more often. 

This may not be the best sign for people looking for a reliable tool. 

First, it is breaking all campaigns (even scheduled), second, an out-of-office reply is counted as a potential lead, so it doesn't send follow-ups to those people.
ex-Mailshake user
one of the public reviews on G2.com

Which one should you pick?

If neither Uptics nor Mailshake feels like a perfect fit, and you're looking for a powerful cold email tool that can scale, you might want to consider QuickMail.

In fact, we'll pay you to try QuickMail.

We keep seeing companies (especially agencies) increasingly switch to QuickMail from both Uptics and Mailshake. We're yet to see our customers experience any of the problems mentioned above.

If you're strapped for time, here's QuickMail in 43 seconds.

Cold emails and timed follow-ups? As many as you want. With copy variations, A/B-tests, to-do steps, webhooks, and much more. Do whatever you want.

Inbox warm-up? Yes. Free forever. Unless you're a hot single Nigerian prince selling viagra pills, you'll forget what landing in spam is.

Inbox rotation? Check. Scale any campaign up and down by just selecting how many inboxes should send it. No campaign management hell here.

CRM integration? Our native HubSpot and Pipedrive integrations let you sync data and events both ways and are actually useful. 

Zapier integration? Obviously. 13 triggers and actions that will work with the rest of your workflow.

Reliability? 99.99% uptime is the lowest we've ever had. That's less than 1 hour of downtime per year, mostly during nighttime maintenance. 

Caring customer support? Hell yes! Our customers aren't getting canned replies, ever. They're getting their questions answered and their problems solved.

Incredible software, incredible support... this is one of the most reliable and well built platforms I use.
Luke Marlowe
Lead generation agency founder

Scale campaigns easily and quickly

With QuickMail, you’re not limited to a single inbox per campaign. We're one of the few Uptics or Mailshake alternatives to have inbox rotation.

Just add an inbox (or five) to your existing campaign and we’ll spread the load across several inboxes. That way, you can increase the daily sending limit of a campaign without endangering your deliverability. All that with a single click.

Plus, you'll see how much easier it becomes to run AB-tests and make tweaks on a single campaign instead of a dozen.

Don't let Uptics or Mailshake put you at risk

When cold outreach is a crucial part of your business, the last thing you want to deal with is Uptics or Mailshake having stability issues.

QuickMail has been around since 2014, and we've invested heavily into making our software as stable and reliable as possible.

In fact, we're spending an outsized amount of time learning from our mistakes and incidents to make sure those won't happen twice. And we have our uptime to show for it.

Enjoy top-notch deliverability

If Uptics or Mailshake isn't delivering the emails that you send, nothing else will matter. QuickMail is laser-focused on getting your emails into people’s inboxes – from the way we handle sending to warming up your inbox for free.

Enjoy 2-way sync with your CRM

Does Uptics or Mailshake make it a pain to work with your CRM? QuickMail makes it a non-issue.

With our best-in-class HubSpot and Pipedrive (coming soon) integrations, you'll never have to worry about prospect data being out-of-date. 

Sync people's personal details, contact information, tags, and custom attributes without having to waste your time double-checking if the info is updated in either system.

Enjoy the (truly) best support

Does Uptics or Mailshake support insult you by using canned replies, templates, or asking you to turn on and off your computer?

We won't. Our customer support is in the business of solving problems, not marking tickets closed.

QuickMail is a great tool, we moved from [a different tool] and we can do so much more here. It has a bit more nuances, but once it's set up, it's really good. Thanks.
Iztok Smolic
Agency Managing Director

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QuickMail shines where Uptics and Mailshake don't cut it. See for yourself, for free.

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