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Basecamp Alternatives & Competitors

(4,611)4.1 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Basecamp? Tons of people want Project Management Software to help with issue tracking, critical path, and time & expense. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Project Management Software that reviewers voted best overall compared to Basecamp. Based on reviewer data you can see how Basecamp stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. Trello, Asana, Smartsheet, and ClickUp are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Basecamp.

Top Alternatives to Basecamp

  • Trello
  • Asana
  • Smartsheet
  • ClickUp
  • Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Basecamp

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  1. Trello

    (11,189)4.4 out of 5

    Trello is a collaboration tool that organizes your projects into cards and boards. In one glance, Trello tells you what's being worked on, who's working on it, and where something is in process.

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  2. Trello is a collaboration tool that organizes your projects into cards and boards. In one glance, Trello tells you what's being worked on, who's working on it, and where something is in process.

    Categories in common with Basecamp:

    Mario T.
    MT
    It's simple, you get things done! compared with other management tools like Basecamp or Jira, which are bigger, are also more complicated and tend to complicate things on small ToDo items. For...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Trello is:

    More usable
    Easier to set up
    Better at meeting requirements
    #2
    #2
  3. Asana

    (6,992)4.3 out of 5

    Asana helps teams manage and coordinate their work by making plans, processes, and responsibilities clear.

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  4. Asana helps teams manage and coordinate their work by making plans, processes, and responsibilities clear.

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    Ryan S.
    RS
    Compared to other project management/collaboration tools, Asana is by far the easiest to work with and customize to our needs. The Project Board and Timeline views make it easy for us to organize...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Asana is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to admin
    More usable
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    #3
    #3
  5. Smartsheet

    (2,419)4.3 out of 5

    Smartsheet is an intuitive online project management and collaboration tool. It has a familiar spreadsheet-like interface, coupled with file sharing & workflow.

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  6. Smartsheet is an intuitive online project management and collaboration tool. It has a familiar spreadsheet-like interface, coupled with file sharing & workflow.

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    Audrey R.
    AR
    It is great for a complicated project and waterfall project management. It's helpful to get many details laid out and organized.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Smartsheet is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at meeting requirements
    #4
    #4
  7. ClickUp

    (2,328)4.7 out of 5
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    ClickUp is an online tool for project management and work collaboration.

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  8. ClickUp is an online tool for project management and work collaboration.

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    JF
    ClickUp does it all with non-stop updates/improvements. I have used a lot of to do lists, project managers etc. and ClickUp is the absolute king of them all. I used Basecamp for a decade. I have...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, ClickUp is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #5
  9. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

    (1,537)4.0 out of 5

    Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management (PPM) helps you get started quickly and execute projects with ease. Built-in templates, familiar scheduling tools, and access across devices increase productivity for project managers and teams.

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  10. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management (PPM) helps you get started quickly and execute projects with ease. Built-in templates, familiar scheduling tools, and access across devices increase productivity for project managers and teams.

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    AB
    This is a known software that has the basics and more, so it is still the go-to solution for everyone managing a project

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #6
    #6
  11. monday.com

    (1,421)4.6 out of 5
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    The best tool is the one your team actually uses and monday.com comes with built-in addiction. Today's teams need the ability to work together dynamically. Plan and execute in the same place.

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  12. The best tool is the one your team actually uses and monday.com comes with built-in addiction. Today's teams need the ability to work together dynamically. Plan and execute in the same place.

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    AC
    The colors are fine. Customer service is friendly.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, monday.com is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    More usable
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    #7
  13. Wrike

    (1,366)4.2 out of 5
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    Wrike is all-in-one project management software that helps remote and co-located teams get more things done together.

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  14. Wrike is all-in-one project management software that helps remote and co-located teams get more things done together.

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    EO
    Wrike allows us to tie all of our projects and workload together efficiently.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Wrike is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Better at support
    More expensive
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  15. Airtable

    (943)4.6 out of 5

    Airtable is the all-in-one collaboration platform designed to combine the flexibility of a spreadsheet interface with features like file attachments, kanban card stacks, revision history, calendars and reporting.

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  16. Airtable is the all-in-one collaboration platform designed to combine the flexibility of a spreadsheet interface with features like file attachments, kanban card stacks, revision history, calendars and reporting.

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    Jarret C.
    JC
    The team I work with uses Airtable to coordinate the work we do on a 5 year project. We have many teams and each uses a unique table within the overall workspace, providing everyone with access to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Airtable is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to admin
    More usable
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    #9
  17. Workfront

    (804)4.1 out of 5

    Workfront is a cloud-based Enterprise Work Management solution that helps marketing, IT, and other enterprise teams conquer the chaos of excessive email, redundant status meetings, and disconnected tools.

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  18. Workfront is a cloud-based Enterprise Work Management solution that helps marketing, IT, and other enterprise teams conquer the chaos of excessive email, redundant status meetings, and disconnected tools.

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    UT
    Workfront makes it easier to remain updated on on all tasks and deadlines. The software's notifications are instant, making it unnecessary to forward tasks, remarks and requests to colleagues.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Workfront is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
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  19. Teamwork

    (745)4.4 out of 5
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    Teamwork.com is an easy-to-use online project management software application that helps managers, staff and clients work together more productively together online.

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  20. Teamwork.com is an easy-to-use online project management software application that helps managers, staff and clients work together more productively together online.

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    Alec K.
    AK
    The breadth of tools. That Teamwork uses Markdown very widely. The Notebook functionality.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Teamwork is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #11
  21. TeamGantt

    (727)4.8 out of 5

    TeamGantt is effortless project planning and collaboration. Intuitive, beautiful gantt charts combined with task level communication and file sharing.

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  22. TeamGantt is effortless project planning and collaboration. Intuitive, beautiful gantt charts combined with task level communication and file sharing.

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    RW
    I like the fact that I can use TeamGantt as a way to manage the tasks I already have in BaseCamp. Basecamp is a great platform for collaboration but not that great when it comes to project...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, TeamGantt is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
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  23. Clarizen One

    (464)4.1 out of 5
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    Clarizen One is a leader in collaborative work management, bringing together cross-company project management, configurable workflow automation and real-time collaboration in an enterprise-grade platform.

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  24. Clarizen One is a leader in collaborative work management, bringing together cross-company project management, configurable workflow automation and real-time collaboration in an enterprise-grade platform.

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    AH
    I like that it tries to be pretty comprehensive.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Clarizen One is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at support
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  25. Mavenlink

    (426)4.1 out of 5
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    Mavenlink offers a powerful combination of Project Management and Professional Services Automation (PSA) software for advanced project management, resource planning, collaboration, and financial management all in one place.

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  26. Mavenlink offers a powerful combination of Project Management and Professional Services Automation (PSA) software for advanced project management, resource planning, collaboration, and financial management all in one place.

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    Steven B.
    SB
    The best part of Mavenlink is that when it is utilized fully, it helps our business measure valuable metrics for our resources and efficiencies.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Mavenlink is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at support
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  27. Citrix Podio

    (351)4.1 out of 5

    Citrix Podio lets you get work done with your co-workers and clients on a social work platform that you make your own.

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  28. Citrix Podio lets you get work done with your co-workers and clients on a social work platform that you make your own.

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    AE
    I like how flexible the tools in Podio are in terms of customizing how each app in Podio looks and behave. It presents me with many of the strengths of other tools, such as fobugz, basecamp, and...Read more
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  29. Paymo

    (467)4.5 out of 5

    Simple project management app that bundles task management, time tracking and invoicing

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  30. Simple project management app that bundles task management, time tracking and invoicing

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    AM
    Timesheets and easy invoicing, reporting.

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Paymo is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
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  31. WorkflowMax

    (21)3.2 out of 5

    All-in-one Job Management Software

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  32. All-in-one Job Management Software

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    Hellen S.
    HS
    WorkflowMax has been preset and designed with different management tools which puts in more accuracy in our work and allow us to manage our projects in more convenient ways. In our organization,...Read more
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  33. Freedcamp

    (82)4.6 out of 5

    Whether you have wedding plans, organizing a camping trip or leading a work project. Working from home or at the office. Freedcamp is in the center of it all.

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  34. Whether you have wedding plans, organizing a camping trip or leading a work project. Working from home or at the office. Freedcamp is in the center of it all.

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    CH
    I like the ability to track time based on the projects that I'm working on. In Basecamp and other programs there's no way to track time. This is especially important to me since I have part timers...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Freedcamp is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #18
  35. Zoho Projects

    (201)4.2 out of 5

    Online Project Management Software

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  36. Online Project Management Software

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    Noemi   M.
    NM
    It is the brand new software for projects management. It keeps an eye on the overall progress. It let us analyze projects plus tasks and capturing time sheets so comfortably. Its flexibility for...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Zoho Projects is:

    Better at meeting requirements
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  37. Planview LeanKit

    (323)4.0 out of 5
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    Planview LeanKit enables engineering teams across all levels of the organization with a visual work delivery tool to apply lean management principles to their work, helping them work smarter and deliver faster.

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  38. Planview LeanKit enables engineering teams across all levels of the organization with a visual work delivery tool to apply lean management principles to their work, helping them work smarter and deliver faster.

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    UP
    I like that my team and I can quickly sort and organize and filter so we can see just what we want to see on our boards! We can get super granular in the cards themselves so we can store all extra...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Planview LeanKit is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
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  39. Targetprocess

    (183)4.3 out of 5

    Targetprocess is an agile project management software for any flavors of Scrum and Kanban. Visual and flexible support for your complex work across many teams and projects.

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  40. Targetprocess is an agile project management software for any flavors of Scrum and Kanban. Visual and flexible support for your complex work across many teams and projects.

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    Artas B.
    AB
    By now I went through five or six popular project management apps, including Jira, Basecamp and Trello and I was always highly frustrated by different aspects of using them. Target Process (TP), on...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Basecamp, Targetprocess is:

    Better at support
    More expensive
    Easier to do business with