Compare SilkStart, netFORUM Pro, and Fonteva for Associations

Pricing

 
Premium
Starting at $200
per month
Fonteva for Associations
$175
Per Staff User / Per Month
 
Multi-Chapter
Contact Vendor for Pricing
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
SilkStart
Premium
Starting at $200per month
Multi-Chapter
Contact Vendor for Pricing
Free Trial
netFORUM Pro
Free Trial Unavailable
Fonteva for Associations
Fonteva for Associations
$175Per Staff User / Per Month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.8
3.7
9.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.6
3.1
9.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.3
Not enough data available
9.1
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.9
Not enough data available
9.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.5
3.1
9.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.5
Not enough data available
9.4
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.1
0
10.0
Meets Requirements
SilkStart
8.8
netFORUM Pro
3.7
Fonteva for Associations
9.2
Ease of Use
SilkStart
8.6
netFORUM Pro
3.1
Fonteva for Associations
9.2
Ease of Setup
SilkStart
8.3
netFORUM Pro
Not enough data available
Fonteva for Associations
9.1
Ease of Admin
SilkStart
8.9
netFORUM Pro
Not enough data available
Fonteva for Associations
9.5
Quality of Support
SilkStart
9.5
netFORUM Pro
3.1
Fonteva for Associations
9.5
Ease of Doing Business With
SilkStart
9.5
netFORUM Pro
Not enough data available
Fonteva for Associations
9.4
Product Direction (% positive)
SilkStart
7.1
netFORUM Pro
0
Fonteva for Associations
10.0

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
83.3%
72.7%
60.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
16.7%
27.3%
35.7%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
0%
3.6%
SilkStart
Small-Business
83.3%
Mid-Market
16.7%
Enterprise
0%
netFORUM Pro
Small-Business
72.7%
Mid-Market
27.3%
Enterprise
0%
Fonteva for Associations
Small-Business
60.7%
Mid-Market
35.7%
Enterprise
3.6%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Non-Profit Organization Management
50.0%
Non-Profit Organization Management
45.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
39.3%
 
International Trade and Development
16.7%
Education Management
27.3%
Information Technology and Services
14.3%
 
Renewables & Environment
8.3%
Real Estate
9.1%
Hospital & Health Care
7.1%
 
Media Production
8.3%
Public Policy
9.1%
Higher Education
7.1%
 
Management Consulting
8.3%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
9.1%
Consumer Services
7.1%
 
Other
8.3%
Other
0.0%
Other
25.0%
SilkStart
Non-Profit Organization Management
50.0%
International Trade and Development
16.7%
Renewables & Environment
8.3%
Media Production
8.3%
Management Consulting
8.3%
Other
8.3%
netFORUM Pro
Non-Profit Organization Management
45.5%
Education Management
27.3%
Real Estate
9.1%
Public Policy
9.1%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
9.1%
Other
0.0%
Fonteva for Associations
Non-Profit Organization Management
39.3%
Information Technology and Services
14.3%
Hospital & Health Care
7.1%
Higher Education
7.1%
Consumer Services
7.1%
Other
25.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Leonard L.
Administrator in Financial Services

Customer service is outstanding. Silkstart is not only quick to respond they are able to make almost anything happen in a very efficient manner.

User in Non-Profit Organization Management

I have used the software for over a year and a half now, and I like that the user interface is clean and items are easy to see.

Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

Easy implementation process. Very flexible. Many payments processor options available.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Executive Sponsor

1) limitations to see members across chapters 2) limited capability to create one newsletter and then copying other different chapter 3) No phone support or support on weekends or Canadian holidays 4) limited CRM capabilities 5) SEO limitations

Max M.
User in Health, Wellness and Fitness

Inability to buy product as a guest; too much is hard wired; doesn't understand how our ultimate customers want to use it; not mobile responsive; clunky and complicated to do simple tasks; limits on number of images that can be stored; website editor won't...

Administrator in Design

There have been certain bugs and kinks with text formatting and trying to print invoices.

 
SilkStart
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Leonard L.
Administrator in Financial Services

Customer service is outstanding. Silkstart is not only quick to respond they are able to make almost anything happen in a very efficient manner.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Executive Sponsor

1) limitations to see members across chapters 2) limited capability to create one newsletter and then copying other different chapter 3) No phone support or support on weekends or Canadian holidays 4) limited CRM capabilities 5) SEO limitations

netFORUM Pro
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

I have used the software for over a year and a half now, and I like that the user interface is clean and items are easy to see.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Max M.
User in Health, Wellness and Fitness

Inability to buy product as a guest; too much is hard wired; doesn't understand how our ultimate customers want to use it; not mobile responsive; clunky and complicated to do simple tasks; limits on number of images that can be stored; website editor won't...

Fonteva for Associations
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

Easy implementation process. Very flexible. Many payments processor options available.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator in Design

There have been certain bugs and kinks with text formatting and trying to print invoices.

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netFORUM Pro
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Downloads

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netFORUM Pro
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