Compare BSD Tools vs NGP VAN

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comparison of BSD Tools vs. NGP VAN
based on data from user reviews. BSD Tools rates 3.1/5 stars with 11 reviews. NGP VAN rates 4.1/5 stars with 48 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Basic
$550
per month
 
Preferred
$1,250
per month
 
Enterprise
$2,500
per month
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
BSD Tools
Basic
$550per month
Preferred
$1,250per month
Enterprise
$2,500per month
Free Trial Unavailable
NGP VAN
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
6.8
8.4
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.8
7.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.6
7.1
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.1
7.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.2
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
6.7
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
5.8
7.8
Meets Requirements
BSD Tools
6.8
NGP VAN
8.4
Ease of Use
BSD Tools
6.8
NGP VAN
7.0
Ease of Setup
BSD Tools
7.6
NGP VAN
7.1
Ease of Admin
BSD Tools
7.1
NGP VAN
7.4
Quality of Support
BSD Tools
6.2
NGP VAN
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
BSD Tools
6.7
NGP VAN
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
BSD Tools
5.8
NGP VAN
7.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
54.5%
77.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
45.5%
20.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
2.1%
BSD Tools
Small-Business
54.5%
Mid-Market
45.5%
Enterprise
0%
NGP VAN
Small-Business
77.1%
Mid-Market
20.8%
Enterprise
2.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Non-Profit Organization Management
25.0%
Political Organization
61.4%
 
Public Relations and Communications
16.7%
Civic & Social Organization
8.8%
 
Political Organization
16.7%
Fund-Raising
5.3%
 
Real Estate
8.3%
Public Policy
3.5%
 
Libraries
8.3%
Broadcast Media
3.5%
 
Other
25.0%
Other
17.5%
BSD Tools
Non-Profit Organization Management
25.0%
Public Relations and Communications
16.7%
Political Organization
16.7%
Real Estate
8.3%
Libraries
8.3%
Other
25.0%
NGP VAN
Political Organization
61.4%
Civic & Social Organization
8.8%
Fund-Raising
5.3%
Public Policy
3.5%
Broadcast Media
3.5%
Other
17.5%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Public Relations and Communications

I love the analytics that BSD provides. It allows us the opportunity to refine and improve the way we reach our audience via email marketing. I like that I can sort and segment our lists based on the analytics we are provided.

G2 User

NGP VAN has the flexibility to handle every single component of a political campaign. If you need to send your volunteers and canvassers door-to-door across the state, VAN has the tools you need. Hosting a fundraiser and you want to make sure everyone gets...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Non-Profit Organization Management

The latency issues - sometimes we don't find out that a donor made a contribution unless we run a report, despite having set up the contribution form to notify key staff. It's been a particular issue in 2016. Additionally, there's not enough flexibility...

Elle H.
Agency in Public Policy

No note writing capability in the OpenVPB platform. Votebuilder offers a notes field.

 
BSD Tools
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Public Relations and Communications

I love the analytics that BSD provides. It allows us the opportunity to refine and improve the way we reach our audience via email marketing. I like that I can sort and segment our lists based on the analytics we are provided.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Non-Profit Organization Management

The latency issues - sometimes we don't find out that a donor made a contribution unless we run a report, despite having set up the contribution form to notify key staff. It's been a particular issue in 2016. Additionally, there's not enough flexibility...

NGP VAN
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

NGP VAN has the flexibility to handle every single component of a political campaign. If you need to send your volunteers and canvassers door-to-door across the state, VAN has the tools you need. Hosting a fundraiser and you want to make sure everyone gets...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Elle H.
Agency in Public Policy

No note writing capability in the OpenVPB platform. Votebuilder offers a notes field.

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