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based on preference data from user reviews. MadCap Flare rates 4.4/5 stars with 223 reviews. By contrast, iLovePDF rates 4.5/5 stars with 98 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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MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
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4.4 out of 5
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iLovePDF
iLovePDF
(98)
4.5 out of 5
iLovePDF
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MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
Market Segments
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
Mid-Market (55.0% of reviews)
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
Small-Business (37.5% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
$1,799 USD
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
No pricing information available

MadCap Flare vs iLovePDF

  • Reviewers felt that iLovePDF meets the needs of their business better than MadCap Flare.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that iLovePDF is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of iLovePDF over MadCap Flare.
Categories
Shared Categories
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
MadCap Flare and iLovePDF are categorized as Document Creation
Unique Categories
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare is categorized as Help Authoring Tool (HAT) and Desktop Publishing
iLovePDF
iLovePDF has no unique categories
Pricing
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare Pricing
Subscription
$1,799USD
Free Trial
iLovePDF
iLovePDF Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
8.5
Responses: 211
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
9.4
Responses: 87
Ease of Use
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
7.3
Responses: 211
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
9.5
Responses: 88
Ease of Setup
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
7.9
Responses: 143
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
7.7
Responses: 137
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
8.5
Responses: 201
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
9.1
Responses: 80
Ease of Doing Business With
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
8.9
Responses: 138
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
8.1
Responses: 209
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
9.1
Responses: 86
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of MadCap Flare were most often representing companies in the Mid-Market segment, while reviewers for iLovePDF were more commonly in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
15.0%
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
37.5%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
55.0%
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
28.1%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare
30.0%
iLovePDF
iLovePDF
34.4%
Reviewers' Industry
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare Industry
Computer Software
35.5%
Information Technology and Services
16.8%
Writing and Editing
5.0%
Internet
3.2%
Computer & Network Security
3.2%
Other
36.4%
iLovePDF
iLovePDF Industry
Information Technology and Services
17.7%
Higher Education
10.4%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
9.4%
Computer Software
6.3%
Food Production
5.2%
Other
51.0%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
MadCap Flare
GC
Industry Analyst / Tech Writer in Computer Software

I used this as a technical writer for documentation user guides, both print and web-based help. The user interface is fairly easy to use and the product has a ton of functionality, although it takes a while to learn it all. Loved how easy it was to see all...

iLovePDF
Edgar R.
User in Food Production

I like to use ILove PDF because it is a very easy to use program, and it has a wide variety of very useful tools to work with PDF files, some of these are joining, dividing and compressing PDF files. All these features are available once I register in your...

Most Helpful Critical Review
MadCap Flare
G
Industry Analyst / Tech Writer in Computer Software

There are a lot of weird, one off bugs that really impact QOL. The fact that topics marked as excluded in the TOC show up in the search panel SEVERELY impacts my life.

iLovePDF
Josue Samuel G.
User in Information Technology and Services

What I like the least are its limitations because on its website i mention and I quote verbatim "Online and completely free tools to join PDF, separate PDF, compress PDF, convert Office documents to PDF, PDF to JPG and JPG to PDF", but unfortunately they...

Discussions
MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare Discussions
What training resources are available?
1 comment
Offical Response from MadCap Flare
We have a number of training courses from which to choose, including basic/intermediate and advanced courses. Course dates, outlines and pricing details can...Read more
Can I try it out in my environment?
1 comment
Offical Response from MadCap Flare
Yes. We offer fully functional, free 30-day trials of all of our tools, to download and try in your own environment. No payment is required, and users can...Read more
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iLovePDF Discussions
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