The rules to every electric coffeemaker are basically all the same:
1. Add coffee 2. Add water 3. Turn it on
That said, not all electric brewers are the same. Check out this fascinating article on the history of Technivorm:
If you still won’t pony up for a Moccamaster then get used to the daily pour-over. We love them both, but having a restaurant-quality home brewer at the ready, nevermind one that basically looks like a launch pad at Cape Canaveral, is a deeply comforting feeling.