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side-by-side comparison of Accelo vs. Workfront
based on preference data from user reviews. Accelo rates 4.4/5 stars with 242 reviews. By contrast, Workfront rates 4.1/5 stars with 813 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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4.4 out of 5
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4.1 out of 5
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Star Rating
Workfront
Workfront
Market Segments
Accelo
Accelo
Small-Business (65.1% of reviews)
Workfront
Workfront
Enterprise (53.5% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Accelo
Accelo
$39 user / month
Workfront
Workfront
Contact/ user / month

Accelo vs Workfront

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Accelo easier to use and do business with overall. However, reviewers preferred the ease of administration with Workfront. Reviewers determined that both products are equally easy to set up.

  • Reviewers felt that Accelo meets the needs of their business better than Workfront.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Accelo is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Accelo over Workfront.
Categories
Shared Categories
Accelo
Accelo
Workfront
Workfront
Accelo and Workfront are categorized as Project Management
Unique Categories
Workfront
Workfront is categorized as Work Management and Online Proofing
Pricing
Accelo
Accelo Pricing
SALES
$39user / month
PROJECTS
$39user / month
RETAINERS
$39user / month
SERVICE
$39user / month
SERVOPS Includes everything in Sales, Projects, Retainers, & Service
$79user / month
Free Trial
Workfront
Workfront Pricing
Work License
Contact/ user / month
Plan License
Contact/ user / month
Collaboration License
Contactfor pricing
Enterprise plus
Contactfor pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 219
Workfront
Workfront
8.4
Responses: 740
Ease of Use
Accelo
Accelo
8.2
Responses: 220
Workfront
Workfront
7.8
Responses: 743
Ease of Setup
Accelo
Accelo
7.0
Responses: 82
Workfront
Workfront
7.0
Responses: 298
Ease of Admin
Accelo
Accelo
7.6
Responses: 83
Workfront
Workfront
8.0
Responses: 305
Quality of Support
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 212
Workfront
Workfront
8.2
Responses: 626
Ease of Doing Business With
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 83
Workfront
Workfront
8.5
Responses: 288
Product Direction (% positive)
Accelo
Accelo
9.1
Responses: 221
Workfront
Workfront
8.1
Responses: 735
Features
Tasks
Creation & Assignment
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 79
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.4
Responses: 80
Verified Feature
Due Dates
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 81
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 81
Verified Feature
Task Prioritization
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 80
Verified Feature
To-Do Lists
Accelo
Accelo
8.7
Responses: 74
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 78
Verified Feature
Dependecies
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.0
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Mass Updates
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 73
Verified Feature
Drag & Drop
Accelo
Accelo
8.6
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
8.9
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
Recurring Tasks
Accelo
Accelo
8.6
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Projects
Planning
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.4
Responses: 79
Verified Feature
Project Map
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
8.9
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
GANTT
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 64
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
Calendar View
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Views
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 68
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
8.9
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
Project Budgeting
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 67
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.3
Responses: 66
Verified Feature
Issue Tracking
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Templates
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 66
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Critical Path
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
Time & Expense
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
Methodologies
Accelo
Accelo
8.7
Responses: 58
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 68
Verified Feature
Resource Management
Resource Definiton
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 59
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.0
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
Capacity
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 64
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Scheduling
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Project Monitoring
Baselining / KPIs
Accelo
Accelo
8.7
Responses: 61
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 67
Verified Feature
Resource Allocation
Accelo
Accelo
8.6
Responses: 65
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 73
Verified Feature
Dashboards
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 73
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Accelo were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment, while reviewers for Workfront were more commonly in the Enterprise segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Accelo
Accelo
65.1%
Workfront
Workfront
12.4%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Accelo
Accelo
24.7%
Workfront
Workfront
34.2%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Accelo
Accelo
10.2%
Workfront
Workfront
53.5%
Reviewers' Industry
Accelo
Accelo Industry
Marketing and Advertising
23.8%
Information Technology and Services
22.1%
Internet
5.1%
Computer Software
5.1%
Management Consulting
4.3%
Other
39.6%
Workfront
Workfront Industry
Marketing and Advertising
14.8%
Information Technology and Services
8.6%
Financial Services
6.7%
Computer Software
5.6%
Hospital & Health Care
4.3%
Other
60.1%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Accelo
Arianna G.
Internal Consultant in Logistics and Supply Chain

We have used Accelo for a small and rapidly growing accounting firm. Here is a summary of our key takeaways. Customizable. We found Accelo to be capable of accommodating the support of all of our processes. From our routing bookkeeping, to our tax season...

Workfront
Jon J.
Administrator in Computer Software

I love the ability to re-prioritize my tasks in the order of how I'm going to work on them and then have that visible to everyone on my team. Also as a manager, this is the perfect way to essentially micromanage your teams' tasks without actually...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Accelo
Kara L.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Far too complicated. My CFO told me that this software was too complicated, "overly complicated" but, I was in love with everything it was capable of. So, we signed up just one user and decided that we were going to figure it out, and then add the rest of...

Workfront
GH
User in Marketing and Advertising

Projects drop off my work page all the time. Finding them to add hours is a task in and of itself. I still have to keep track of my overall hours myself and then add at the end of the day. It's less for me and more for the company, which is fine. It would...

Discussions
Accelo
Accelo Discussions
What does Accelo integrate with?
1 comment
G2
There's an awesome list of integrations and new ones are being announced often - check out the current list here:...Read more
Does Accelo offer Customer Support?
1 comment
G2
Their customer support is pretty awesome. Being in Australia, I was worried about time differences with responses, but the whole team responds within 12...Read more
New features ahead?
1 comment
Sumit Kumar T.
ST
Check out the Accleo Blog page - https://www.accelo.com/resources/blog/Read more
Workfront
Workfront Discussions
Are there any built-in training articles/videos or anything?
8 comments
LD
Yes, they have a whole database of training videos and tools called Workfront Ascension.Read more
How Important Is Diversity To You, And What Value Does It Bring?
2 comments
AE
One of the best ingredient of basic life is to diversify in any aspect. For example, your financial, your work related condition, your tasks and most...Read more
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Videos
Accelo
Accelo Videos
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1. Accelo Introduction
2. Accelo Interview with Rebecca of HDMZ (Case Study)
3. Accelo CRM + Project Management Overview
4. Accelo Services + Retainers Overview
5. Accelo Meet our amazing team

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