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Likelihood to Recommend

Certain Event Automation Software

Certain is very well suited for any type of event or tradeshow that require specific fields from registrants and an automated email sequence to keep them engaged.It's less appropriate for one-off events, since setting up those pages can be quite complex if you're used to the types of Eventbrite/Sympla. If you don't really build event pages regularly, I'd recommend a software that's more simple, which should address what you need.
Marina Aleixo | TrustRadius Reviewer

RunSignUp

RunSignUp is a well-templated online platform for athletic event registrations. The customer service is awesome and we have found the platform to be fairly user-friendly and intuitive. The platform falls a bit short when a registrant is trying to register multiple people within a single transaction using a registration kiosk. Other than that though, it’s a fairly simple platform with good reporting capability.
Kathryn Juarez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Certain Event Automation Software

  • Easy to use and create
  • Easy to pull reports once event has been sent to attendees
  • Great way to gather a lot of information
Courtney Bradley | TrustRadius Reviewer

RunSignUp

  • Built-in templates to make design a breeze
  • Great client support
  • Simple and effective email tool
  • Easy reporting
  • Easy learning curve
Kathryn Juarez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Certain Event Automation Software

  • Dashboards: It's quite important for leadership to get a visual of what their event registrants look like (with graphs, for example). Now, Certain does not present a feature to create dashboards, so we have to export their reports and create our dashboards ourselves.
  • UX when setting up an event: Now this can be quite complex, as it's not as easy to use or intuitive. Many different tabs with many different sub-items can present a confusing experience for newcomers when building an event.
Marina Aleixo | TrustRadius Reviewer

RunSignUp

  • Would love to see the ability to register multiple people at a time in kiosk mode.
  • Would love to have a less expensive refund mechanism.
Kathryn Juarez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Certain Event Automation Software

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RunSignUp

RunSignUp 10.0
Based on 1 answer
Customer support is quick and straightforward and always available!!
Kathryn Juarez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Certain Event Automation Software

My company selected Certain and continues to use Certain because it is quick, easy, and efficient. We create up to 20 registration links a year and Certain allows us to create templates to copy and create annual event links very fast. I also love that there is someone there to speak to if I ever need assistance
Courtney Bradley | TrustRadius Reviewer

RunSignUp

RunSignUp does not bombard registrants with advertising the way that Active did when we previously used it. We have found RunSignUp’s platform to be simple and clean and hopefully a much nicer experience for those who register.
Kathryn Juarez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Certain Event Automation Software

  • Certain helps to deliver a great customer experience, since it facilitates automatic email delivery and your company can keep them connected well before or well after an event.
  • Certain presents a wide variety of reports, which perfectly addresses any request for visibility coming from your organization.
  • Certain's configuration settings are quite complex, so our newcomers are not comfortable using the software at first.
  • In case you need a more visual representation of your audience, Certain, unfortunately, does not generate dashboards.
Marina Aleixo | TrustRadius Reviewer

RunSignUp

  • RunSignUp has simplified the way we communicate with our registrants.
  • RunSignUp makes it easy to update our race page from year to year by pulling from the previous year’s event.
Kathryn Juarez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Certain Event Automation Software

General

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

RunSignUp

General

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

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