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Score 7.6 out of 100
9 Ratings
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Score 9.2 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Bynder

We have numerous renderings for some of our properties that are constantly being updated. It was hard to keep track of the most current rendering since it lived in multiple locations with various employees. Creating a central location where we can regularly update the renderings without having to add a new file and re-upload solved the issue of questioning whether the rendering you were looking at was correct.
Breanna Magnuson (she/her) | TrustRadius Reviewer

Salsify

Depending on the company and their use for Salsify, I would definitely recommend this product.
Jaclyn Rifflard | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Bynder

  • Extracting content is where Bynder shines. My previous EverNote account reminded me of the last scene in Raiders of the Lost Ark -- warehouse full of stuff where clearly everything was lost once it was put in there. Bynder makes it easy to find and extract information especially because of the thumbnail views aided by the categorization tools. Since you can use these in combination everything is basically a complex Boolean search without needing to know how to write a complex Boolean Search.
  • Easy I/O. Getting information into and out of Bynder is really easy -- follows the "don't make me think" rule. visual cues and clear buttons, etc. In fact, since I use multiple systems, I find it easiest to actually do file transfer TO MYSELF via Bynder rather than download or email files between my PC and Mac for example. That's how easy it is.
  • Categories, tagging, last-used, most-frequent, hide/show -- there's a lot of flexibility in organizing your content. Technically, this kind of thing exists in every tool I've ever used... but it's the implementation that matters. UI design is vital to making this a valuable tool as opposed to a dreary step of "file retrieval".
George Gonzalez-Rivas | TrustRadius Reviewer

Salsify

  • Nearly instant publication of product content onto ecommerce platforms that support API connections. As the number of these connections grows, this will become more powerful.
  • Salsify's support team is usually very helpful, and always friendly. Development is constantly ongoing.
  • My favorite aspect of Salsify is the ability to quickly see what information is missing from a given product. Using readiness reports to identify gaps helps the whole team focus on what is important within their sphere of responsibility.
  • Image transformation is powerful. In the past, we had to rename, resize, crop, etc. to meet different expectations. Now, we just program the right transformations, hit a button, and Salsify does the heavy lifting.
Adam McCracken | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Bynder

  • Link Sharing: One thing I wish Bynder had was quick link sharing for images or collections of images to share outside of Bynder. Currently you have to create a collection and send it via email to the person you want to view it. Otherwise you can make it public and share a link but then that collection technically can be viewed or downloaded by anyone. Since I'm used to the functionality of Dropbox, this is one thing that I feel is lacking.
  • Public Media Center: Along the lines of the last comment about link sharing; one thing that would be helpful is a public media center. If we were able to tag what photos we would want to include there, along with downloadable logos, guidelines, PR, etc. There are workarounds but the functionality doesn't quite exist.
  • Automatic Translations: We opted to keep all of our metadata and tagging in English, as most of our International partners do speak some English; however, it would have been nice to have an option to automatically translate any metadata/tagging for certain languages. We did have the option of automatically translating the main menu buttons but that wasn't much help. If we wanted metadata/tagging in other languages we'd have to input it manually for thousands of assets.
Jessica Winer | TrustRadius Reviewer

Salsify

  • Video syndication is challenging in that the native file formats take up storage and streaming options are not available to the end user.
  • Initial mapping of channels could be easier if a drag and drop format would be available rather than setting up custom formulas.
  • If catalogs could be exported to PDF format that would be a huge plus.
John Hunt | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Bynder

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Salsify

Salsify 10.0
Based on 1 answer
The team is very helpful and the product is very useful to us.
Jaclyn Rifflard | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Bynder

Bynder 10.0
Based on 1 answer
It is incredibly user-friendly and easy to navigate. Once you poke around, you intuitively learn how to use the platform. Our company provided training sessions for all employees during our official roll-out, and everyone seemed to have a good grasp on how to navigate this platform. We have yet to hear about an employee having difficulty using Bynder, which is a big win
Breanna Magnuson (she/her) | TrustRadius Reviewer

Salsify

Salsify 9.0
Based on 1 answer
I am only giving it a 9 because they are working on streamlining the uploading process to make things easier on our end - once this is complete I would most likely give it a 10!
Jaclyn Rifflard | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Bynder

Bynder 9.1
Based on 3 answers
When we were getting ready to switch vendors, WebDAM wasn't very responsive to my questions or my needs. They also sent me all the files on an external drive that was formatted for Mac and didn't even think to verify whether I had a PC (which I did) so the external drive was useless and I had to wait another week to get the updated external drive that was formatted for a PC that I could then use.
Sara Rogers | TrustRadius Reviewer

Salsify

Salsify 10.0
Based on 1 answer
The team is extremely friendly and helpful. They came in for an in-house training and schedule calls to walk us through new features, etc.
Jaclyn Rifflard | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

Bynder

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Salsify

Salsify 10.0
Based on 1 answer
The team at Salsify is the best to work with!!!
Jaclyn Rifflard | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Bynder

WebDAM and Bynder merged, so we didn't have to choose between them. We found these two had the best templating functions, which was a must have for our clients. Their permissions and user group management also seem to be the most robust. We found their support, including site, documents and staff to be the most responsive
Ann M. Frank | TrustRadius Reviewer

Salsify

We have not used alternatives. None seemed to have the feature set that Salsify offered.
Adam McCracken | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Bynder

  • More polished and compelling national marketing pieces due to greater and better use of photos.
  • More polished and compelling regional marketing pieces due to regional staff members ability to access assets directly and select from full bank.
  • Greater efficiency when designing pieces (easy to share assets with external designers).
  • Increased use of marketing assets across regions due to sharability.
Caitlin FitzSimons | TrustRadius Reviewer

Salsify

  • Saves our designers and product information specialists time by automating many of the functions they previously did manually.
  • Gives us speed-to-market with new product information syndication and updates.
  • Adoption in-house has taken longer than desired but eventually there was buy-in after people understood what it did.
John Hunt | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Bynder

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$0

Bynder Editions & Modules

Edition
Enterprise Brand Portal1
  1. User/Storage/Modules/Add-Ons
Additional Pricing Details
The cost of Bynder depends on the number of users, amount of storage, and the modules you need.

Salsify

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Salsify Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

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