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side-by-side comparison of Crowdfire vs. Sprout Social
based on preference data from user reviews. Crowdfire rates 3.9/5 stars with 79 reviews. By contrast, Sprout Social rates 4.3/5 stars with 1,418 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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Crowdfire
Crowdfire
(79)
3.9 out of 5
Crowdfire
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Sprout Social
Sprout Social
(1,418)
4.3 out of 5
Sprout Social
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Star Rating
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
Market Segments
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Small-Business (78.2% of reviews)
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
Small-Business (50.2% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
$0 month
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
$99 month per user

Crowdfire vs Sprout Social

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Sprout Social easier to use and do business with overall. However, reviewers preferred the ease of set up with Crowdfire, along with administration.

  • Reviewers felt that Sprout Social meets the needs of their business better than Crowdfire.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Sprout Social is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Sprout Social over Crowdfire.
Categories
Shared Categories
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
Crowdfire and Sprout Social are categorized as Social Media Management
Unique Categories
Crowdfire
Crowdfire has no unique categories
Pricing
Crowdfire
Crowdfire Pricing
Free
$0month
Plus
$9.99/month
Premium
$49.99/month
VIP
$99/month
Free Trial
Sprout Social
Sprout Social Pricing
Standard
$99month per user
Professional
$149month per user
Advanced
$249month per user
Free Trial
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
7.8
Responses: 67
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.5
Responses: 1308
Ease of Use
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
8.7
Responses: 68
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.9
Responses: 1313
Ease of Setup
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
9.0
Responses: 20
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.8
Responses: 741
Ease of Admin
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
9.0
Responses: 20
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.9
Responses: 749
Quality of Support
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
7.9
Responses: 49
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.8
Responses: 1189
Ease of Doing Business With
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
7.8
Responses: 17
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.9
Responses: 719
Product Direction (% positive)
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
7.1
Responses: 69
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.8
Responses: 1296
Features
Content Management
Content Calendar
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Not enough data available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
9.3
Responses: 54
Content Library
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Not enough data available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.8
Responses: 42
Content Curation
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Not enough data available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
9.0
Responses: 47
Social Management
Social Analytics
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
7.6
Responses: 48
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.6
Responses: 1000
Social Sharing
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
8.5
Responses: 52
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.9
Responses: 988
Social Campaigns
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Feature Not Available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.4
Responses: 852
Social Engagement
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
8.3
Responses: 55
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.8
Responses: 1008
Social Ads
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Feature Not Available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
Feature Not Available
Brand Safety
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
7.9
Responses: 31
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
8.5
Responses: 448
Collaboration
Shared Inbox
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Not enough data available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
9.3
Responses: 46
Approval Workflows
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Not enough data available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
9.0
Responses: 41
Users and Permissions
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
Not enough data available
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
9.5
Responses: 48
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Crowdfire and Sprout Social were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
78.2%
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
50.2%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
14.1%
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
35.8%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Crowdfire
Crowdfire
7.7%
Sprout Social
Sprout Social
14.0%
Reviewers' Industry
Crowdfire
Crowdfire Industry
Marketing and Advertising
17.9%
Photography
5.1%
Management Consulting
5.1%
Telecommunications
3.8%
Internet
3.8%
Other
64.1%
Sprout Social
Sprout Social Industry
Marketing and Advertising
27.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.0%
Public Relations and Communications
5.5%
Higher Education
4.5%
Computer Software
3.5%
Other
52.9%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Crowdfire
Kira K.
User in Financial Services

I use Crowdfire on the Pluto version (previously was paying more for Earth, but we weren't using the direct DM feature as much, so we downgraded). I love that Crowdfire makes it super easy to find inactive followers or recent unfollowers and then allows you...

Sprout Social
Stephany S.
User in Gambling & Casinos

The incredibly clean UI makes this tool a breeze to use for daily social media monitoring. Up to 50 different channels can be added to the platform, making it very easy for a community manager to respond quickly for multiple brands. Teams also have the...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Crowdfire
Henk M.
User in Photography

The downside is this apps only real functionality it seems is kind of a vengeful motive. Basically to unfollow anyone who doesn't follow you, which seems like Twitter is just a game then.

Sprout Social
Mateusz P.
User in Sporting Goods

Firstly, the features are a bit lacking. Sprout Social pulls @mentions and #hashtags into the feed but photo tags and other social media tags are not pulled in by Sprout Social requiring you to log into each social media channel and check. Secondly, the...

Discussions
Crowdfire
Crowdfire Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Crowdfire has no discussions with answers
Sprout Social
Sprout Social Discussions
Is there a place of education for users?
3 comments
Juliet D.
JD
General education: https://sproutsocial.com/insights/webinars/ and overall intro webinar:...Read more
How can I access a more affordable reasonably priced membership with Sprout Social
3 comments
KS
The best option? Get directly in contact with a sales rep. They'll be able to offer you a custom-made offer that suits your needs and budget. Read more
Do other people have trouble getting the tag feature to drop down and work?
2 comments
JM
Which social channel are you trying to tag on? It does seem to work better sometimes than at other times. Sometimes I do the tag first before adding anything...Read more
Screenshots
Crowdfire
Crowdfire Screenshots
Sprout Social
Sprout Social Screenshots
Videos
Crowdfire
Crowdfire Videos
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Sprout Social
Sprout Social Videos
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Sprout Social provides social media management, marketing, customer care, analytics and data intelligence solutions for leading brands and agencies, including Ticketmaster, Chipotle, Grubhub, Subaru, Zendesk and many more. Sprout’s intuitive platform is designed with user experience in mind, simplifying social publishing, engagement, reviews, analytics and listening for our customers.

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