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Pricing

 
Standard
$19.95
/ user, per month
Premium
$24
user / month
Free
$0
 
Professional
$24.95
/ user, per month
Plus
$14
user / month
Standard
$6.67
per active user, per month (billed annually)
 
enterprise
$34.95
/ user, per month
Premium
$9
user / month
Plus
$12.50
per active user, per month (billed annually)
 
Free
$0
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Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
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Genius Project
Standard
$19.95/ user, per month
Professional
$24.95/ user, per month
enterprise
$34.95/ user, per month
Free Trial
Podio
Premium
$24user / month
Plus
$14user / month
Premium
$9user / month
Free
$0
Free Trial Unavailable
Slack
Free
$0
Standard
$6.67per active user, per month (billed annually)
Plus
$12.50per active user, per month (billed annually)
Enterprise Grid
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Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
8.3
9.0
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.1
8.1
9.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
7.6
8.9
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.2
8.8
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.8
8.2
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
8.6
9.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.1
7.2
8.5
Meets Requirements
Genius Project
8.3
Podio
8.3
Slack
9.0
Ease of Use
Genius Project
8.1
Podio
8.1
Slack
9.0
Ease of Setup
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Podio
7.6
Slack
8.9
Ease of Admin
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Podio
8.2
Slack
8.8
Quality of Support
Genius Project
7.8
Podio
8.2
Slack
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Podio
8.6
Slack
9.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Genius Project
8.1
Podio
7.2
Slack
8.5

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
58.3%
65.2%
46.8%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
41.7%
23.6%
36.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
11.2%
17.1%
Genius Project
Small-Business
58.3%
Mid-Market
41.7%
Enterprise
0%
Podio
Small-Business
65.2%
Mid-Market
23.6%
Enterprise
11.2%
Slack
Small-Business
46.8%
Mid-Market
36.1%
Enterprise
17.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Marketing and Advertising
13.8%
Computer Software
12.8%
 
Computer Software
23.1%
Information Technology and Services
10.1%
Information Technology and Services
9.6%
 
Oil & Energy
7.7%
Real Estate
9.1%
Internet
8.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Internet
7.5%
Marketing and Advertising
8.5%
 
Individual & Family Services
7.7%
Computer Software
5.7%
Higher Education
5.9%
 
Other
30.8%
Other
53.8%
Other
54.8%
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%
Podio
Marketing and Advertising
13.8%
Information Technology and Services
10.1%
Real Estate
9.1%
Internet
7.5%
Computer Software
5.7%
Other
53.8%
Slack
Computer Software
12.8%
Information Technology and Services
9.6%
Internet
8.5%
Marketing and Advertising
8.5%
Higher Education
5.9%
Other
54.8%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
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...

Ben B.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

Since Citrix bought it, it's been getting even better! Now it has built in video conferencing (even free in the free Podio accounts). I also love all the pre-built packages you can "install" by just clicking to install them. Makes this tool very flexible...

G2 User in Internet

I like the ability to stay up to date on internal conversations by subscribing to different channels. It keeps me in the know in real time, instead of waiting for a meeting to get updates. On a related note, it also declutters my email inbox, and makes...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Marketing and Advertising

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

G2 User in Publishing

Working on a pre-startup for 6 months, using one of their available CRM apps. Worked beautifully, much better than competition for my purposes. 70,000 data points covering 4,000 artists were entered & stored. Then poof! One day my account wasn't there....

G2 User

Makes things messier in some ways- no place to pin important links/ flag important vs. unimportant messages. Message function encourages mindless back and forth rather than substantive problem-solving. Results in constant "on-call" feeling- maybe good for...

 
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.

Podio
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Ben B.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

Since Citrix bought it, it's been getting even better! Now it has built in video conferencing (even free in the free Podio accounts). I also love all the pre-built packages you can "install" by just clicking to install them. Makes this tool very flexible...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Publishing

Working on a pre-startup for 6 months, using one of their available CRM apps. Worked beautifully, much better than competition for my purposes. 70,000 data points covering 4,000 artists were entered & stored. Then poof! One day my account wasn't there....

Slack
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Internet

I like the ability to stay up to date on internal conversations by subscribing to different channels. It keeps me in the know in real time, instead of waiting for a meeting to get updates. On a related note, it also declutters my email inbox, and makes...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

Makes things messier in some ways- no place to pin important links/ flag important vs. unimportant messages. Message function encourages mindless back and forth rather than substantive problem-solving. Results in constant "on-call" feeling- maybe good for...

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