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side-by-side comparison of Basecamp vs. Genius Project
based on preference data from user reviews. Basecamp rates 4.1/5 stars with 4,611 reviews. By contrast, Genius Project rates 3.9/5 stars with 11 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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Basecamp
Basecamp
(4,611)
4.1 out of 5
Basecamp
Genius Project
Genius Project
(11)
3.9 out of 5
Genius Project
Star Rating
Genius Project
Genius Project
Market Segments
Basecamp
Basecamp
Small-Business (49.3% of reviews)
Genius Project
Genius Project
Small-Business (63.6% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Basecamp
Basecamp
$3,000 per year
Genius Project
Genius Project
$19.95/ user, per month

Basecamp vs Genius Project

  • Reviewers felt that Basecamp meets the needs of their business better than Genius Project.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Basecamp is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Genius Project over Basecamp.
Categories
Shared Categories
Basecamp
Basecamp
Genius Project
Genius Project
Basecamp and Genius Project are categorized as Project Management
Unique Categories
Basecamp
Basecamp has no unique categories
Genius Project
Genius Project is categorized as Project Cost Management and Project and Portfolio Management
Pricing
Basecamp
Basecamp Pricing
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Free Trial Unavailable
Genius Project
Genius Project Pricing
Standard
$19.95/ user, per month
Professional
$24.95/ user, per month
enterprise
$34.95/ user, per month
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.5
Responses: 4233
Genius Project
Genius Project
8.0
Responses: 11
Ease of Use
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.5
Responses: 4242
Genius Project
Genius Project
7.7
Responses: 11
Ease of Setup
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 1245
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.6
Responses: 1203
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.3
Responses: 2796
Genius Project
Genius Project
7.7
Responses: 11
Ease of Doing Business With
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 1057
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Basecamp
Basecamp
7.4
Responses: 4197
Genius Project
Genius Project
8.9
Responses: 11
Features
Tasks
Creation & Assignment
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 216
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Due Dates
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 217
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Task Prioritization
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.6
Responses: 209
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Feature Not Available
To-Do Lists
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.1
Responses: 220
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Dependecies
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Mass Updates
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Feature Not Available
Drag & Drop
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 204
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Recurring Tasks
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Feature Not Available
Projects
Planning
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 208
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Project Map
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
GANTT
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.4
Responses: 172
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Calendar View
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 199
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Views
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 183
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Project Budgeting
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Issue Tracking
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Feature Not Available
Templates
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.8
Responses: 186
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Critical Path
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Time & Expense
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Methodologies
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 173
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Resource Management
Resource Definiton
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.8
Responses: 175
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Capacity
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Scheduling
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.1
Responses: 189
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Project Monitoring
Baselining / KPIs
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 179
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Resource Allocation
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Dashboards
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 189
Verified Feature
Genius Project
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Basecamp and Genius Project were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Basecamp
Basecamp
49.3%
Genius Project
Genius Project
63.6%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Basecamp
Basecamp
33.0%
Genius Project
Genius Project
27.3%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Basecamp
Basecamp
17.7%
Genius Project
Genius Project
9.1%
Reviewers' Industry
Basecamp
Basecamp Industry
Marketing and Advertising
16.8%
Information Technology and Services
7.0%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.1%
Computer Software
5.2%
Higher Education
4.7%
Other
60.2%
Genius Project
Genius Project Industry
Marketing and Advertising
18.2%
Computer Software
18.2%
Oil & Energy
9.1%
Mining & Metals
9.1%
Management Consulting
9.1%
Other
36.4%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Basecamp
G
User in Computer Software

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

Genius Project
Paola S.
User in Government Administration

Allows monitoring by Gantt Chart, has customizable templates according to the needs of your project, you can manage the budget and track costs until the completion, also contains the other functions necessary to manage the communication of the work team and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Basecamp
Paul S.
Executive Sponsor in Information Technology and Services

Things haven't evolved over the last couple years and now there are other options out there for managing projects and tracking time.

Genius Project
GC
User in Computer Software

I find the steps to make a minimal change is cumbersome. I also find it's difficult to manage as an admin, meaning there are multiple setup steps and if you don't perform those steps very often it is a challenge to quickly recall the proper process.

Discussions
Basecamp
Basecamp Discussions
Why does it work slow in mobile phones?
7 comments
Mannan R.
MR
I don't notice it being particularly slwoRead more
is basecamp going to expand and add more fetures
5 comments
MB
Well if the past is any indication, I would say yes they are going to keep adding features at some point. They are on basecamp 3, which is a vast...Read more
Is there a way to get reports on certain employee's productivity?
5 comments
Sherry O.
SO
You can view their activity like conversation and completed to-dos' but there are no reports.Read more
Genius Project
Genius Project Discussions
Can you integrate with internal operating systems?
1 comment
Offical Response from Genius Project
Genius Project integrates seamlessly with ERP, CRM and other systems with Genius Connector.Read more
How can you support my methodology?
1 comment
Offical Response from Genius Project
Genius Project supports any project methodology. We have templates for PRINCE2, PMI, but we can configure project templates to fit your methodology.Read more
Do people in the project get automatically notified when a task is assigned?
1 comment
Offical Response from Genius Project
Yes, you can set up the system so that team members receive the tasks in their email or to-dos.Read more
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