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based on preference data from user reviews. LiquidPlanner rates 4.2/5 stars with 217 reviews. By contrast, Workfront rates 4.1/5 stars with 813 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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4.2 out of 5
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4.1 out of 5
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LiquidPlanner
Workfront
Workfront
Market Segments
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
Small-Business (62.1% of reviews)
Workfront
Workfront
Enterprise (53.5% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
$0
Workfront
Workfront
Contact/ user / month

LiquidPlanner vs Workfront

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Workfront easier to use. However, LiquidPlanner is easier to set up and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with LiquidPlanner overall.

  • LiquidPlanner and Workfront both meet the requirements of our reviewers at a comparable rate.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that LiquidPlanner is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Workfront over LiquidPlanner.
Categories
Shared Categories
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
Workfront
Workfront
LiquidPlanner and Workfront are categorized as Project Management
Unique Categories
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner is categorized as Resource Management
Workfront
Workfront is categorized as Work Management and Online Proofing
Pricing
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner Pricing
Free Trial
$0
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ENTERPRISE
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Free Trial
Workfront
Workfront Pricing
Work License
Contact/ user / month
Plan License
Contact/ user / month
Enterprise plus
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Collaboration License
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.4
Responses: 156
Workfront
Workfront
8.4
Responses: 740
Ease of Use
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
7.6
Responses: 160
Workfront
Workfront
7.8
Responses: 743
Ease of Setup
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
7.2
Responses: 58
Workfront
Workfront
7.0
Responses: 298
Ease of Admin
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.2
Responses: 61
Workfront
Workfront
8.0
Responses: 305
Quality of Support
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.7
Responses: 124
Workfront
Workfront
8.2
Responses: 626
Ease of Doing Business With
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.9
Responses: 56
Workfront
Workfront
8.5
Responses: 288
Product Direction (% positive)
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
7.4
Responses: 160
Workfront
Workfront
8.1
Responses: 735
Features
Tasks
Creation & Assignment
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.8
Responses: 84
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.4
Responses: 80
Verified Feature
Due Dates
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.9
Responses: 82
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 81
Verified Feature
Task Prioritization
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.5
Responses: 79
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 80
Verified Feature
To-Do Lists
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.2
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 78
Verified Feature
Dependecies
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.1
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.0
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Mass Updates
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 73
Verified Feature
Drag & Drop
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.6
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
8.9
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
Recurring Tasks
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.2
Responses: 65
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Projects
Planning
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.5
Responses: 80
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.4
Responses: 79
Verified Feature
Project Map
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.4
Responses: 67
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
8.9
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
GANTT
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
7.8
Responses: 60
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
Calendar View
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
7.8
Responses: 64
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Views
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.2
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
8.9
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
Project Budgeting
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
7.9
Responses: 53
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.3
Responses: 66
Verified Feature
Issue Tracking
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Templates
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.1
Responses: 63
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Critical Path
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
Feature Not Available
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
Time & Expense
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.6
Responses: 65
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
Methodologies
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.0
Responses: 52
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 68
Verified Feature
Resource Management
Resource Definiton
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.0
Responses: 56
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.0
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
Capacity
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.4
Responses: 62
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Scheduling
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.5
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Project Monitoring
Baselining / KPIs
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.0
Responses: 53
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 67
Verified Feature
Resource Allocation
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.2
Responses: 64
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.2
Responses: 73
Verified Feature
Dashboards
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
8.3
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
Workfront
Workfront
9.1
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of LiquidPlanner were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment, while reviewers for Workfront were more commonly in the Enterprise segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
62.1%
Workfront
Workfront
12.4%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
25.7%
Workfront
Workfront
34.2%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner
12.1%
Workfront
Workfront
53.5%
Reviewers' Industry
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner Industry
Marketing and Advertising
16.5%
Information Technology and Services
13.1%
Computer Software
7.3%
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
5.3%
Accounting
2.9%
Other
54.9%
Workfront
Workfront Industry
Marketing and Advertising
14.8%
Information Technology and Services
8.6%
Financial Services
6.7%
Computer Software
5.6%
Hospital & Health Care
4.3%
Other
60.1%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
LiquidPlanner
Jacobo G.
Agency in Marketing and Advertising

We are an ecommerce agency in charge of website creation and marketing optimization focus in ROI. Liquid Planner has been awesome for us, it allow us having closer and realistic deadlines in our projects .Thanks to “My work” characteristic, it has...

Workfront
Jon J.
Administrator in Computer Software

I love the ability to re-prioritize my tasks in the order of how I'm going to work on them and then have that visible to everyone on my team. Also as a manager, this is the perfect way to essentially micromanage your teams' tasks without actually...

Most Helpful Critical Review
LiquidPlanner
GI
Agency in Internet

- links are not auto-linked - editing comments breaks lines - too slow - going back in time is difficult (what changes did we make to the product in May 2013?) - replies from emails include signature images - no ability to create recurring tasks or...

Workfront
GH
User in Marketing and Advertising

Projects drop off my work page all the time. Finding them to add hours is a task in and of itself. I still have to keep track of my overall hours myself and then add at the end of the day. It's less for me and more for the company, which is fine. It would...

Discussions
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner Discussions
Can you try LiquidPlanner for free?
1 comment
Offical Response from LiquidPlanner
Yes you can! Start your free trial of our award winning product today. But don't stop there. Schedule a demo with our experienced sales team to learn how...Read more
Where can i hire an expert in Liquid Planner to review and optimize the way we are using the platform?
1 comment
Offical Response from LiquidPlanner
Hi Robert, You can submit a request on our Professional Services page and someone will be in touch with you...Read more
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LiquidPlanner has no more discussions with answers
Workfront
Workfront Discussions
Are there any built-in training articles/videos or anything?
8 comments
LD
Yes, they have a whole database of training videos and tools called Workfront Ascension.Read more
How Important Is Diversity To You, And What Value Does It Bring?
2 comments
AE
One of the best ingredient of basic life is to diversify in any aspect. For example, your financial, your work related condition, your tasks and most...Read more
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Workfront has no more discussions with answers
Screenshots
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner Screenshots
Workfront
Workfront Screenshots
Videos
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Video Preview
Workfront
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Downloads
LiquidPlanner
LiquidPlanner Downloads
Workfront
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