Compare Cision Communications Cloud vs Newswire

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comparison of Cision Communications Cloud vs. Newswire
based on data from user reviews. Cision Communications Cloud rates 3.9/5 stars with 637 reviews. Newswire rates 4.3/5 stars with 217 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
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Cision Communications Cloud
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Newswire
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.8
8.9
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.5
9.1
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.7
8.8
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.8
8.9
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.0
8.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.1
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.8
7.7
Meets Requirements
Cision Communications Cloud
7.8
Newswire
8.9
Ease of Use
Cision Communications Cloud
7.5
Newswire
9.1
Ease of Setup
Cision Communications Cloud
7.7
Newswire
8.8
Ease of Admin
Cision Communications Cloud
7.8
Newswire
8.9
Quality of Support
Cision Communications Cloud
8.0
Newswire
8.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Cision Communications Cloud
8.1
Newswire
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Cision Communications Cloud
6.8
Newswire
7.7

Features

Database
Media Database
Cision Communications Cloud
7.9
Newswire
8.1
Contact/Campaign Management
Cision Communications Cloud
7.5
Newswire
8.4
Newsroom
Cision Communications Cloud
7.3
Newswire
8.3
Outreach
Media Distribution
Cision Communications Cloud
7.4
Newswire
8.6
PR Planner
Cision Communications Cloud
7.2
Newswire
7.7
Social Media Services
Cision Communications Cloud
7.1
Newswire
7.8
Reporting
Monitoring
Cision Communications Cloud
7.1
Newswire
8.3
Response Desk
Cision Communications Cloud
7.1
Newswire
7.8
Impact Measurement
Cision Communications Cloud
6.9
Newswire
7.8
User Rights/Roles
Version Control
Cision Communications Cloud
7.2
Newswire
7.7
Team Collaboration
Cision Communications Cloud
7.2
Newswire
7.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
46.5%
69.6%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
31.9%
25.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
21.6%
4.6%
Cision Communications Cloud
Small-Business
46.5%
Mid-Market
31.9%
Enterprise
21.6%
Newswire
Small-Business
69.6%
Mid-Market
25.8%
Enterprise
4.6%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Public Relations and Communications
42.5%
Marketing and Advertising
10.1%
 
Marketing and Advertising
11.5%
Computer Software
10.1%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.3%
Public Relations and Communications
5.1%
 
Higher Education
3.0%
Media Production
5.1%
 
Internet
2.4%
Information Technology and Services
4.6%
 
Other
37.4%
Other
65.0%
Cision Communications Cloud
Public Relations and Communications
42.5%
Marketing and Advertising
11.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.3%
Higher Education
3.0%
Internet
2.4%
Other
37.4%
Newswire
Marketing and Advertising
10.1%
Computer Software
10.1%
Public Relations and Communications
5.1%
Media Production
5.1%
Information Technology and Services
4.6%
Other
65.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Brandie A.
User in Management Consulting

I started using viralheat back when they had a free version available online. I was using it for basic publishing, and keeping my customer base/followers (I run a small consulting company) informed and engaged. The product was fast, extremely easy to use,...

Ken W.
User in Information Technology and Services

I was personally assisted in the process by Stephen Howley, who did a fabulous job walking me thru the options and making the process not only easy but pleasurable.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Claire C.
User in Computer Software

Database is not up-to-date. Menus are lengthy and search offers you to specify criteria that it seems to not actually have data for, not to mention that you don't even know what some of them refer to. For example, when I export a list of coverage there are...

G2 User

I found the explanations for what we would actually get in terms of coverage very poor, complicated, not to the point. We were given a great reference by a public company and then the process became convoluted. I would say it was a quite bad experience

 
Cision Communications Cloud
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Brandie A.
User in Management Consulting

I started using viralheat back when they had a free version available online. I was using it for basic publishing, and keeping my customer base/followers (I run a small consulting company) informed and engaged. The product was fast, extremely easy to use,...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Claire C.
User in Computer Software

Database is not up-to-date. Menus are lengthy and search offers you to specify criteria that it seems to not actually have data for, not to mention that you don't even know what some of them refer to. For example, when I export a list of coverage there are...

Newswire
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Ken W.
User in Information Technology and Services

I was personally assisted in the process by Stephen Howley, who did a fabulous job walking me thru the options and making the process not only easy but pleasurable.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

I found the explanations for what we would actually get in terms of coverage very poor, complicated, not to the point. We were given a great reference by a public company and then the process became convoluted. I would say it was a quite bad experience

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