Compare Basecamp vs Forecast

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comparison of Basecamp vs. Forecast
based on data from user reviews. Basecamp rates 4.1/5 stars with 2,965 reviews. Forecast rates 4.5/5 stars with 19 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Basecamp For Us
$29
per month
Standard
24 USD
per seat/month (when billed annually)
 
Basecamp With Clients
$79
per month
Premium
39 USD
per seat/month (when billed annually)
 
Basecamp Big
$3,000
per year
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable
Forecast
Standard
24 USDper seat/month (when billed annually)
Premium
39 USDper seat/month (when billed annually)
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.4
8.1
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.5
8.9
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
8.3
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.6
8.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
9.0
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.6
9.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.3
9.3
Meets Requirements
Basecamp
8.4
Forecast
8.1
Ease of Use
Basecamp
8.5
Forecast
8.9
Ease of Setup
Basecamp
8.7
Forecast
8.3
Ease of Admin
Basecamp
8.6
Forecast
8.7
Quality of Support
Basecamp
8.3
Forecast
9.0
Ease of Doing Business With
Basecamp
8.6
Forecast
9.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Basecamp
7.3
Forecast
9.3

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Basecamp
8.9
Forecast
9.2
Due Dates
Basecamp
8.7
Forecast
8.6
Task Prioritization
Basecamp
7.8
Forecast
8.8
To-Do Lists
Basecamp
8.7
Forecast
9.0
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Basecamp
8.7
Forecast
9.1
Comments
Basecamp
8.7
Forecast
8.8
Documents and Uploads
Basecamp
8.6
Forecast
8.8
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Basecamp
6.9
Forecast
8.8
Calendar View
Basecamp
7.7
Forecast
9.1
Baselining / KPIs
Basecamp
7.1
Forecast
8.5
Project Budgeting
Basecamp
6.9
Forecast
8.6
Issue Tracking
Basecamp
7.6
Forecast
8.6
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Basecamp
7.9
Forecast
9.6
Portfolio Budgeting
Basecamp
7.4
Forecast
8.8
What-If Scenarios
Basecamp
7.2
Forecast
Not enough data available
Workflow
Basecamp
8.1
Forecast
8.6
Request Management
Basecamp
7.9
Forecast
Not enough data available
Cost Tracking
Basecamp
7.1
Forecast
8.9
ROI and Forecasting
Basecamp
7.0
Forecast
9.3
Risk Analysis
Basecamp
7.1
Forecast
8.5
Platform
Alerts
Basecamp
8.4
Forecast
8.7
Mobile
Basecamp
8.0
Forecast
8.0
User, Role, and Access Management
Basecamp
8.5
Forecast
8.3
API / Integrations
Basecamp
7.7
Forecast
8.5
Reporting and Dashboards
Basecamp
7.9
Forecast
8.6
Customization
Basecamp
7.3
Forecast
8.1
Performance and Reliability
Basecamp
8.8
Forecast
9.2

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
49.9%
42.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
32.0%
47.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
18.1%
10.5%
Basecamp
Small-Business
49.9%
Mid-Market
32.0%
Enterprise
18.1%
Forecast
Small-Business
42.1%
Mid-Market
47.4%
Enterprise
10.5%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
16.5%
Marketing and Advertising
10.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Insurance
10.5%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.9%
Information Technology and Services
10.5%
 
Computer Software
5.6%
Food & Beverages
10.5%
 
Higher Education
5.6%
Computer Software
10.5%
 
Other
59.6%
Other
47.4%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.9%
Computer Software
5.6%
Higher Education
5.6%
Other
59.6%
Forecast
Marketing and Advertising
10.5%
Insurance
10.5%
Information Technology and Services
10.5%
Food & Beverages
10.5%
Computer Software
10.5%
Other
47.4%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Internet

Caveman ready interface. It's like an apple product; crack it open and go.

Agency

How user friendly it is and how our entire team quickly adopted it. It works well both for a management perspective (overview, capacity, progress, utilisation of ressources) and for more operationnal roles (to do, prioritization, project time monitoring...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

Justin P.
User in Marketing and Advertising

I dislike the amount it cost per month.

 
Basecamp
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Internet

Caveman ready interface. It's like an apple product; crack it open and go.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

Forecast
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Agency

How user friendly it is and how our entire team quickly adopted it. It works well both for a management perspective (overview, capacity, progress, utilisation of ressources) and for more operationnal roles (to do, prioritization, project time monitoring...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Justin P.
User in Marketing and Advertising

I dislike the amount it cost per month.

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