Compare Daylite, Genius Project, Basecamp, and Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

Pricing

 
Daylite Cloud Yearly
$24
user/month billed annually
Standard
$19.95
/ user, per month
Basecamp For Us
$29
per month
Project Online Professional
$30
/User/Month
 
Daylite Cloud Monthly
$29
user/month
Professional
$24.95
/ user, per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79
per month
Project Online Essentials
$7
/User/Month
 
Daylite Cloud Free
Free
enterprise
$34.95
/ user, per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000
per year
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
Project Online Premium
$55
/User/Month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Daylite
Daylite Cloud Yearly
$24user/month billed annually
Daylite Cloud Monthly
$29user/month
Daylite Cloud Free
Free
Free Trial
Genius Project
Standard
$19.95/ user, per month
Professional
$24.95/ user, per month
enterprise
$34.95/ user, per month
Free Trial
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Project Online Professional
$30/User/Month
Project Online Essentials
$7/User/Month
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
Project Online Premium
$55/User/Month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
8.3
8.3
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.1
8.1
8.5
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.6
Not enough data available
8.7
7.5
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.0
Not enough data available
8.6
7.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
7.8
8.2
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.5
Not enough data available
8.7
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.3
8.1
7.3
6.5
Meets Requirements
Daylite
8.3
Genius Project
8.3
Basecamp
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Ease of Use
Daylite
8.1
Genius Project
8.1
Basecamp
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Ease of Setup
Daylite
7.6
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Admin
Daylite
8.0
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Basecamp
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Quality of Support
Daylite
8.3
Genius Project
7.8
Basecamp
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Daylite
8.5
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Daylite
8.3
Genius Project
8.1
Basecamp
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Daylite
8.7
Genius Project
9.1
Basecamp
8.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Due Dates
Daylite
8.9
Genius Project
8.5
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Task Prioritization
Daylite
8.5
Genius Project
9.0
Basecamp
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
To-Do Lists
Daylite
8.6
Genius Project
9.0
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Daylite
8.3
Genius Project
9.0
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Comments
Daylite
6.1
Genius Project
8.6
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Documents and Uploads
Daylite
7.4
Genius Project
8.1
Basecamp
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Daylite
8.1
Genius Project
8.3
Basecamp
6.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.6
Calendar View
Daylite
8.9
Genius Project
8.2
Basecamp
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Baselining / KPIs
Daylite
Not enough data available
Genius Project
7.7
Basecamp
6.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Project Budgeting
Daylite
7.1
Genius Project
8.7
Basecamp
6.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Issue Tracking
Daylite
Not enough data available
Genius Project
8.5
Basecamp
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Daylite
9.3
Genius Project
8.5
Basecamp
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
Daylite
Not enough data available
Genius Project
8.1
Basecamp
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
What-If Scenarios
Daylite
Not enough data available
Genius Project
8.3
Basecamp
7.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Workflow
Daylite
8.8
Genius Project
8.6
Basecamp
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Request Management
Daylite
Not enough data available
Genius Project
8.6
Basecamp
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Cost Tracking
Daylite
Not enough data available
Genius Project
8.3
Basecamp
6.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
ROI and Forecasting
Daylite
7.8
Genius Project
8.1
Basecamp
6.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Risk Analysis
Daylite
Not enough data available
Genius Project
8.1
Basecamp
6.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Resource Management
Resource Database
Daylite
7.6
Genius Project
8.0
Basecamp
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Resource Allocation
Daylite
8.2
Genius Project
8.6
Basecamp
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Workload Capacity
Daylite
8.7
Genius Project
8.0
Basecamp
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Time Tracking
Daylite
8.0
Genius Project
8.0
Basecamp
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Platform
Alerts
Daylite
9.7
Genius Project
9.3
Basecamp
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Mobile
Daylite
8.3
Genius Project
7.2
Basecamp
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.9
User, Role, and Access Management
Daylite
9.0
Genius Project
7.8
Basecamp
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
API / Integrations
Daylite
7.6
Genius Project
7.0
Basecamp
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
Daylite
8.0
Genius Project
8.0
Basecamp
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Customization
Daylite
7.5
Genius Project
8.1
Basecamp
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Performance and Reliability
Daylite
8.0
Genius Project
8.2
Basecamp
8.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
88.6%
58.3%
50.7%
24.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
5.7%
41.7%
31.7%
27.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
5.7%
0%
17.7%
48.1%
Daylite
Small-Business
88.6%
Mid-Market
5.7%
Enterprise
5.7%
Genius Project
Small-Business
58.3%
Mid-Market
41.7%
Enterprise
0%
Basecamp
Small-Business
50.7%
Mid-Market
31.7%
Enterprise
17.7%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Music
11.8%
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Marketing and Advertising
16.4%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.8%
Computer Software
23.1%
Information Technology and Services
6.7%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
 
Photography
5.9%
Oil & Energy
7.7%
Higher Education
6.3%
Higher Education
5.0%
 
Law Practice
5.9%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.1%
Construction
4.7%
 
Information Technology and Services
5.9%
Individual & Family Services
7.7%
Computer Software
5.6%
Computer Software
4.3%
 
Other
62.7%
Other
30.8%
Other
58.8%
Other
66.1%
Daylite
Music
11.8%
Marketing and Advertising
7.8%
Photography
5.9%
Law Practice
5.9%
Information Technology and Services
5.9%
Other
62.7%
Genius Project
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Computer Software
23.1%
Oil & Energy
7.7%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Individual & Family Services
7.7%
Other
30.8%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.4%
Information Technology and Services
6.7%
Higher Education
6.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.1%
Computer Software
5.6%
Other
58.8%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
Higher Education
5.0%
Construction
4.7%
Computer Software
4.3%
Other
66.1%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Annette F.
User in Education Management

Offers you a great overview of your projects and is easy to work with. You can integrate it with your email and calendar as well as attach important documents. You have many options to customize the features to your needs and liking. The newest update was a...

Paola S.
User

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...

G2 User in Internet

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

John O.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Industrial Automation

With every update, it crashes a lot. You could be typing or creating a new opportunity and the whole program will crash.

G2 User in Marketing and Advertising

Inflexible program that was designed for certain types of projects, but not others.

Paul S.
Executive Sponsor in Marketing and Advertising

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

Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

 
Daylite
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Annette F.
User in Education Management

Offers you a great overview of your projects and is easy to work with. You can integrate it with your email and calendar as well as attach important documents. You have many options to customize the features to your needs and liking. The newest update was a...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Industrial Automation

With every update, it crashes a lot. You could be typing or creating a new opportunity and the whole program will crash.

Genius Project
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Paola S.
User

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
G2 User in Marketing and Advertising

Inflexible program that was designed for certain types of projects, but not others.

Basecamp
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Internet

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

Most Helpful Critical Review
Paul S.
Executive Sponsor in Marketing and Advertising

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

Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Most Helpful Favorable Review
John O.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

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