BuzzSumo vs. Ninja Outreach

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
BuzzSumo
Score 8.5 out of 10
N/A
BuzzSumo is an influencer marketing platform focused on influencer location, author reports, content analysis for locating trends, and domain comparisons, useful for competitor analysis. The analysis engine is intentioned to track and optimize content marketing efforts. BuzzSumo was acquired by Brandwatch, which is now a Cision company (acquired February 2021).
$159
per month
Ninja Outreach
Score 8.4 out of 10
N/A
Ninja Outreach is a search engine optimization software solution offered by Ninja Outreach.N/A
Pricing
BuzzSumoNinja Outreach
Editions & Modules
Content Creation
$199
per month
PR & Comms
$299
per month
Suite
$499
per month
Enterprise
$999
per month
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
BuzzSumoNinja Outreach
Free Trial
YesNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Community Pulse
BuzzSumoNinja Outreach
Considered Both Products
BuzzSumo
Chose BuzzSumo
I have found Buzzsumo to be great regarding its social aspect (finding influencers, popular content and getting shares), but in order to reach out to influencers you need to use other tools.

Also, Buzzsumo can be used to find socially popular content but other tools might be …
Chose BuzzSumo
Google Trends is amazing, but Busssumo gives you influencers. Trends will influence what you write. Buzzsumo influence who you write to. It is a difficult one to answer. Both are great, but I would happily pay for Buzzsumo.
Ninja Outreach

No answer on this topic

Top Pros
Top Cons
Best Alternatives
BuzzSumoNinja Outreach
Small Businesses
Newswire
Newswire
Score 8.3 out of 10
Mention
Mention
Score 9.4 out of 10
Medium-sized Companies
Newswire
Newswire
Score 8.3 out of 10
Mention
Mention
Score 9.4 out of 10
Enterprises
Cision Communications Cloud
Cision Communications Cloud
Score 7.2 out of 10
Meltwater
Meltwater
Score 6.7 out of 10
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User Ratings
BuzzSumoNinja Outreach
Likelihood to Recommend
9.4
(34 ratings)
7.7
(2 ratings)
Usability
9.0
(6 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Support Rating
8.4
(7 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
BuzzSumoNinja Outreach
Likelihood to Recommend
Cision
Pros
  • The real-time data unmatched and Buzzsumo is continually improving their tools and dashboards every year (we've noticed that their team listens to suggestions and often implements new features based on how our industry is evolving).
Cons
  • The price is a little steep for us. We are a small advertising agency and have a lot of tools to consider to improve our efficiency. We just wish it was a little less expensive.
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Ninja Outreach
If your organization is well-developed and you really cannot do everything manually, Ninja Outreach comes to save the day and gives you high-quality records you can use for your campaigns. I would say it is a must-have for blogger outreach on a bigger scale. It also helps with link building and roundup posting.
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Pros
Cision
  • Monitors for client PR placements and notifies via email and Slack alerts
  • Helps us research potential journalists writing about the topics relevant to our clients
  • Displays trending web and social content clearly with relevant metrics
  • Allows us to view what's working for our clients' competitors in the media
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Ninja Outreach
  • It easily finds relevant sites and contact information, helping cut down on the time you spend looking for that information.
  • You can segment the contacts into lists very easily, this allows you to stay organized.
  • You can easily export the information via CSV, which is great, so your information doesn't stay siloed.
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Cons
Cision
  • Although I think it's hard, I'd like to see it being used for other mediums as well such as Twitch, etc.
  • It could have better backlink data to include more backlinks that each content piece has.
  • One or two more pricing tiers might work.
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Ninja Outreach
  • Onboarding -- mainly because there are so many features that you can feel overwhelmed.
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Usability
Cision
The interface is a little clunky for me, especially on mobile. However, the directions are clear and it didn't take long for me to figure out how to use it. I just wish that things were a little more streamlined.
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Ninja Outreach
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Support Rating
Cision
The support we have received over the years has been wonderful. They have definitely demonstrated excellent customer service. We find the chat support to be the quickest and most useful for the day-to-day questions. A rep always responds very timely, answers our questions, and sends a follow-up to ensure we're maintaining success
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Ninja Outreach
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Alternatives Considered
Cision
Buffer is a tool that can be very useful for certain uses of Twitter, but in reality, it is very limited when you want to demand a little more. The pros actually weigh a lot, but the serious limitations in several regards do not allow us to give it a higher mark.
I consider that Buffer is a very useful tool that allows you to have an active presence on social networks without having to be glued to them all day. There are others, among which Hootsuite stands out.
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Ninja Outreach
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Return on Investment
Cision
  • It has had a positive return as it has allowed us to create better content and gain popularity online.
  • Though the cost is relatively high in my opinion, it has allowed us to make better organic content than we would have paid this cost on ads.
  • Helps us find influencers for campaigns.
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Ninja Outreach
  • There's been no negative ROI. The major positive ROI is the time I've gotten back not having to spend a lot of time searching for the right prospects.
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