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Mautic - How Open Source Shapes Marketing- Open Source Project Spotlight

Mautic is not just a marketing automation platform; it's a vibrant testament to the power of open-source technology, shaping the future of digital marketing with a focus on community, collaboration, and innovation. With its roots deeply embedded in the principles of equality and accessibility, Mautic has emerged as a leading solution, empowering organizations worldwide to harness the full potential of their marketing efforts without the constraints of proprietary software.

Why Choose Mautic?

At its core, Mautic is designed to democratize marketing automation. It provides a comprehensive suite of tools that enable brands to seamlessly integrate and personalize their digital properties and channels, creating a cohesive customer experience. From email campaigns to social media management, lead tracking, and beyond, Mautic offers an unparalleled level of control and customization. This modern approach to marketing automation empowers marketers to deliver high-performing campaigns and achieve superior results — all while actively participating in an open-source project that values community contribution and growth.

Getting Involved in the Mautic Community

The Mautic community is a global network of over 200,000 organizations and more than 1,000 community contributors, working together in over 35 languages. This community is the heartbeat of Mautic, driving the platform's development and ensuring it meets the diverse needs of users worldwide. Whether you're interested in contributing code, participating in forums, or joining or organizing local meetups, there are countless ways to get involved and make an impact.

Participation in the Mautic community goes beyond just contributing to the software. It's about being part of a movement that champions open-source values, sharing knowledge, and helping others succeed in the digital marketing space. The community portal and Slack channel offer vibrant spaces for collaboration, learning, and support, allowing individuals to connect with peers, share insights, and contribute to various projects and initiatives.

The Value of Mautic for Your Business

Choosing Mautic means more than just accessing powerful marketing automation tools. It means joining a forward-thinking community that is committed to innovation, privacy, and the open web. Mautic's flexibility, coupled with its strong community support, makes it an ideal choice for businesses looking to scale their marketing efforts efficiently and effectively.

By embracing Mautic, businesses can leverage cutting-edge marketing automation technology that is constantly evolving to meet the needs of its users. The platform's open-source nature not only fosters a culture of transparency and collaboration but also ensures that Mautic remains at the forefront of marketing technology, providing users with the tools they need to succeed in a competitive digital landscape.

Mautic As a Public Good

Mautic has been recognized as a Digital Public Good by the Digital Public Good Alliance. This recognition signifies Mautic’s commitment to creating positive change worldwide. The Digital Public Goods Alliance is an initiative endorsed by the United Nations Secretary-General, aiming to promote digital public goods and accelerate the adoption of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). To quote from the Mautic blog:

Being recognised as a DPG increases the visibility, support for, and prominence of open projects that have the potential to tackle global challenges.


Mautic represents the future of marketing automation, where open-source technology and community collaboration come together to create powerful, accessible tools for marketers around the world. By choosing Mautic, businesses not only gain access to a comprehensive marketing automation platform but also become part of a global community committed to driving innovation and pushing the boundaries of what's possible in digital marketing.

Whether you're a developer, marketer, or business owner, Mautic offers endless opportunities to learn, contribute, and grow. Explore how you can get involved and start leveraging the power of Mautic to transform your marketing strategies and drive superior results for your organization.

For more information on Mautic and to become a part of its community, visit Mautic's official website and explore how you can contribute to the world's largest open-source marketing automation project.

Ruth Cheesly, Mautic Project Lead, recently spoke on the Mechanical Ink podcast about all things Mautic past, present, and future. Listen today to learn even more about this project.

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