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side-by-side comparison of Donately vs. NationBuilder
based on preference data from user reviews. Donately rates 4.4/5 stars with 29 reviews. By contrast, NationBuilder rates 3.9/5 stars with 50 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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Donately
Donately
(29)
4.4 out of 5
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NationBuilder
NationBuilder
(50)
3.9 out of 5
NationBuilder
Star Rating
Donately
Donately
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Market Segments
Donately
Donately
Small-Business (69.0% of reviews)
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Small-Business (79.6% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Donately
Donately
4% -> 3% -> 2%
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Starting at $29 per month

Donately vs NationBuilder

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

  • Reviewers felt that Donately meets the needs of their business better than NationBuilder.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Donately is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Donately over NationBuilder.
Categories
Shared Categories
Donately
Donately
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Donately and NationBuilder are categorized as Fundraising
Unique Categories
Donately
Donately has no unique categories
Pricing
Donately
Donately Pricing
For Profit & Individuals Transaction Fees
4% -> 3% -> 2%
Non Profit Transaction Fees
3% -> 2% -> 1%
Free Trial
NationBuilder
NationBuilder Pricing
Leader
Starting at $29per month
Team
Starting at $199per month
Organization
Custommonthly or annual contracts
Free Trial
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Donately
Donately
8.4
Responses: 28
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
7.9
Responses: 44
Ease of Use
Donately
Donately
8.2
Responses: 28
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
6.9
Responses: 44
Ease of Setup
Donately
Donately
8.3
Responses: 23
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
6.9
Responses: 30
Ease of Admin
Donately
Donately
8.0
Responses: 23
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
8.1
Responses: 31
Quality of Support
Donately
Donately
8.8
Responses: 25
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
7.2
Responses: 43
Ease of Doing Business With
Donately
Donately
8.7
Responses: 21
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
8.3
Responses: 31
Product Direction (% positive)
Donately
Donately
8.7
Responses: 27
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
6.8
Responses: 44
Features
Administration
Reporting
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
7.5
Responses: 6
Interaction Tracking
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
9.2
Responses: 6
Automation
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
7.7
Responses: 5
Donor Profiles
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
7.7
Responses: 5
Fundraising
Campaign Management
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Not enough data available
Online Donation Portal
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
8.7
Responses: 5
Event Planning
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Not enough data available
Recurring Donations
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Not enough data available
Peer-to-peer Fundraising
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Not enough data available
Mobile Capabilities
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Not enough data available
Marketing
Email Marketing
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
7.3
Responses: 5
Direct Mail Tools
Donately
Donately
Not enough data available
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
Feature Not Available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Donately and NationBuilder were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Donately
Donately
69.0%
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
79.6%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Donately
Donately
20.7%
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
16.3%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Donately
Donately
10.3%
NationBuilder
NationBuilder
4.1%
Reviewers' Industry
Donately
Donately Industry
Non-Profit Organization Management
51.7%
Religious Institutions
6.9%
Education Management
6.9%
Research
3.4%
Philanthropy
3.4%
Other
27.6%
NationBuilder
NationBuilder Industry
Political Organization
26.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
24.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.1%
Veterinary
4.1%
Public Policy
4.1%
Other
34.7%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Donately
GN
Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

So minimal and simple, it's great to build our own "branding" with it. The low processing fees are great too.

NationBuilder
Jack W.
Consultant in Alternative Dispute Resolution

You can do so much with the data! We just found out that we could export our supporters into google maps and cut a section of the map out, then create routes from there. We could easily organize petition and door-knocking routes with this built-in tool....

Most Helpful Critical Review
Donately
GN
Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

Donate.ly is definitely still in development mode. There isn't a lot of built-in functionality or customization, which means we've had to use our developer to augment some of the form codes to get the branding and functionality on point. The integration...

NationBuilder
GF
Administrator in Fund-Raising

It does not function well as a CRM--not that it's required to, but it would be nice to have better conversation tracking capacity. There are a couple of issues when it comes to selecting audiences for emails that I wish would improve as well; it's not as...

Discussions
Donately
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Who is Donately for?
1 comment
Offical Response from Donately
Donately is for anyone who wants to raise more money online for a cause. Whether you’re one person writing a blog about humanitarian and justice issues, or...Read more
What are the top features of Donately?
1 comment
Offical Response from Donately
A few of Donately's top features are: - Custom Campaign Pages: Your campaign page is easily customized and designed to motivate your donors to give,...Read more
What are the top features of Donately?
1 comment
Offical Response from Donately
A few of Donately's top features are: - Custom Campaign Pages: Your campaign page is easily customized and designed to motivate your donors to give,...Read more
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