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Score 7.2 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

Countly

Countly is wonderful. It mhas affordable options for startups that are experimenting with event and market-tracking services that can't afford more expensive services but do have the cloud credits to operate Countly. For later-stage companies that have the money, but not the time to set up a service like this, a service like Amplitude, Segment, or Mixpanel may be a better alternative.
Fedor Paretsky | TrustRadius Reviewer

Zipwhip

I really dislike Zipwhip, especially now that there are so many more options out there. If you are still using a landline or a desk phone, but need the ability to receive/send text messages from your phone number, this would work well for you still. Besides that, I can't see many reasons to use this product anymore. Things like EZtexting offer these same functions and more. Or even better, Dialpad offers the voice and text options for one price.
Mike Monteiro | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Countly

  • Great tool for mobile and web analytics
  • Open source
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Zipwhip

  • Scheduled texts - when scheduling an appointment, we schedule a text to be sent prior to this appointment
  • Automations - we can set up auto texts and responses
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Countly

  • Bad UI - The UI is quite outdated and poorly designed, which was one of the principal reasons for us moving away from Countly.
  • Some poor documentation - 3rd-party documentation and tutorials for some of their mobile SDKs are better than Countly's own documentation.
  • Server requirements can be a bit high - For startups with trial credits on cloud computing services, this may not be a problem. Otherwise, Countly can get as expensive as hosted services like Segment and Mixpanel.
Fedor Paretsky | TrustRadius Reviewer

Zipwhip

  • I would like the quick-use app that pulls from the taskbar to be able to hold more characters- It can only do 250 while the main screen can do 600.
  • The ability to send video through this program would significantly enhance its functionality for us.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Countly

No score
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Zipwhip

Zipwhip 8.0
Based on 1 answer
It was very easy for users to use, straight forward, and user friendly. The desktop app is very basic but easy to reply to an incoming text, but the user had to know to allow Chrome notifications to see new incoming text via the web browser, which is how they mainly used it.
Mike Monteiro | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Countly

Countly 7.0
Based on 1 answer
Countly practically does everything you need it to do. However, it can have challenges of its own sometimes.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Zipwhip

Zipwhip 3.9
Based on 3 answers
I've never had to contact support.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Countly

Matomo has poor integrations and SDK support compared to Countly. It is also significantly harder to set up compared to Countly. There have also been complaints about Matomo having security flaws. Additionally, Matomo seemed to lack common analytics platform features, like segmentation, and tracking/downloading raw data. These features are very easy to use in Countly and are usually a necessity for most companies.
Fedor Paretsky | TrustRadius Reviewer

Zipwhip

Enabling the business number is a key feature for us. Also, their pricing is all inclusive which is super helpful and a lot easier when it is not per text pricing model for our kind of business and reselling.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Countly

  • Positive: in-depth analysis
  • Negative: lack of documentation
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Zipwhip

  • Much quicker responses = greater technician efficiency = more profit.
  • Serving as a legal record of approved or declined services has saved us from a couple of very bad situations.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Countly

General

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

Countly Editions & Modules

On-premise Edition
Countly Enterprise EditionPlease ask1
  1. per installation
SaaS Edition
Countly Cloud Edition$1251
  1. per 500K API calls
Additional Pricing Details

Zipwhip

General

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

Zipwhip Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

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