Compare BuzzSumo vs Pulsar

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comparison of BuzzSumo vs. Pulsar
based on data from user reviews. BuzzSumo rates 4.5/5 stars with 67 reviews. Pulsar rates 4.4/5 stars with 21 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Pro
$99
/ month
TRAC - Mention
£750
starting from / month
 
Plus
$179
/ month
TRAC - Search
£650
starting from / month
 
Large
$299
/month
CORE
£150
starting from / month
 
Enterprise
$499+
/ month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
BuzzSumo
Pro
$99/ month
Plus
$179/ month
Large
$299/month
Enterprise
$499+/ month
Free Trial
Pulsar
TRAC - Mention
£750starting from / month
TRAC - Search
£650starting from / month
CORE
£150starting from / month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.8
8.7
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
8.3
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.4
9.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.2
9.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.0
9.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.3
9.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.5
9.4
Meets Requirements
BuzzSumo
8.8
Pulsar
8.7
Ease of Use
BuzzSumo
9.0
Pulsar
8.3
Ease of Setup
BuzzSumo
9.4
Pulsar
9.0
Ease of Admin
BuzzSumo
9.2
Pulsar
9.0
Quality of Support
BuzzSumo
9.0
Pulsar
9.4
Ease of Doing Business With
BuzzSumo
9.3
Pulsar
9.0
Product Direction (% positive)
BuzzSumo
8.5
Pulsar
9.4

Features

Social Media Monitoring
Social Measurement
BuzzSumo
8.5
Pulsar
9.0
Sentiment Scoring
BuzzSumo
7.3
Pulsar
7.4
Influencer Identification
BuzzSumo
8.8
Pulsar
7.6
Social Reporting
BuzzSumo
8.1
Pulsar
8.5
Social Listening
BuzzSumo
8.3
Pulsar
9.5
Reports & Dashboards
Competitor Analysis
BuzzSumo
8.7
Pulsar
8.3
Follower Analysis
BuzzSumo
7.8
Pulsar
8.1
Content Engagement Analysis
BuzzSumo
8.6
Pulsar
8.6
Influencer Identification
BuzzSumo
8.3
Pulsar
6.9
Paid Campaign Tracking
BuzzSumo
5.7
Pulsar
Not enough data available
Attribution
BuzzSumo
6.5
Pulsar
6.0
Report Customizability
BuzzSumo
6.5
Pulsar
6.9
Report Exporting
BuzzSumo
8.0
Pulsar
7.6
Platform
Internationalization
BuzzSumo
6.9
Pulsar
7.8
User, Role, and Access Management
BuzzSumo
8.6
Pulsar
8.5
Scalability
BuzzSumo
7.9
Pulsar
9.2
Performance and Reliability
BuzzSumo
8.7
Pulsar
8.6
API / Integrations
BuzzSumo
8.5
Pulsar
7.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
68.7%
28.6%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
26.9%
33.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
4.5%
38.1%
BuzzSumo
Small-Business
68.7%
Mid-Market
26.9%
Enterprise
4.5%
Pulsar
Small-Business
28.6%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
38.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
38.8%
Marketing and Advertising
47.6%
 
Internet
14.9%
Public Relations and Communications
14.3%
 
Computer Software
7.5%
Market Research
9.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.0%
Financial Services
9.5%
 
Writing and Editing
3.0%
Food Production
4.8%
 
Other
29.9%
Other
14.3%
BuzzSumo
Marketing and Advertising
38.8%
Internet
14.9%
Computer Software
7.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.0%
Writing and Editing
3.0%
Other
29.9%
Pulsar
Marketing and Advertising
47.6%
Public Relations and Communications
14.3%
Market Research
9.5%
Financial Services
9.5%
Food Production
4.8%
Other
14.3%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Premna J.
User in Retail

Content research tab letting you analyse what topic is trending and doing better than the rest. They also let you filter out the results on various factors like date, language, content type and country.

John F.
Administrator in Entertainment

We've used Pulsar's social listening and profile monitoring suite to serve corporate research projects for two years. Our intelligence team uses Pulsar TRAC to measure conversation surrounding our own and our competitor's IPs, and the talent management team...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Internet

The results are hit or miss, sometimes you have to really dig in to find the relevant, unique content that trends

Jaime C.
Agency

when we want to create a new cluster of brands on Pulsar Core we need to wait at least one week or one month until create a good historical searches.

 
BuzzSumo
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Premna J.
User in Retail

Content research tab letting you analyse what topic is trending and doing better than the rest. They also let you filter out the results on various factors like date, language, content type and country.

Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Internet

The results are hit or miss, sometimes you have to really dig in to find the relevant, unique content that trends

Pulsar
Most Helpful Favorable Review
John F.
Administrator in Entertainment

We've used Pulsar's social listening and profile monitoring suite to serve corporate research projects for two years. Our intelligence team uses Pulsar TRAC to measure conversation surrounding our own and our competitor's IPs, and the talent management team...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jaime C.
Agency

when we want to create a new cluster of brands on Pulsar Core we need to wait at least one week or one month until create a good historical searches.

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