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Score 7.3 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

Curata

I liked Curata, but it depends on the use case of how it will be used as to how effective it is for someone. If you are trying to curate content it works great. Had I not been so put off by the issue mentioned earlier I would have given more effort to learn the CMS, so I am not sure how effective it really is.
Shane Adair | TrustRadius Reviewer

Paper.li

You don't have a bandwidth to come up with new fresh content daily for Twitter but want to keep the account active.
Ksenia Newton | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Content Publishing

Curata
7.5
Paper.li
8.6
Content hub
Curata
7.0
Paper.li
10.0
Content distribution
Curata
8.0
Paper.li
10.0
Embedded CTAs
Curata
Paper.li
4.0
Content promotion
Curata
Paper.li
9.0
Content automation
Curata
Paper.li
10.0

Content Reporting & Analytics

Curata
8.5
Paper.li
8.0
Closed-loop tracking and reporting
Curata
8.0
Paper.li
Content performance analytics
Curata
9.0
Paper.li
Campaign optimization dashboard
Curata
Paper.li
8.0

Content Creation

Curata
Paper.li
10.0
Ideation
Curata
Paper.li
10.0

Pros

Curata

  • Curata is great at curating in content that is relevant to our audience. It is easy to add many different sources to the feed from all around the web and we've really seen Curata "learn" what we see as the most relevant.
  • The microsite we got as part of our Curata subscription is really fantastic. It's very customizable and we've been able to really craft it to suit our needs. There are so many different options available and our Curata rep has been really great with helping us cater each piece to our vision while making helpful suggestions along the way in terms of best practices. Plus, the word processor for publishing blog posts is so easy to use and I've had no issues with it so far unlike many other CMS platforms I've worked with. The Curata microsite is actually going to be replacing our current blog very soon - we love it that much!
  • I've had a great experience with customer service from Curata. Our rep is responsive and helpful and really good about not just answering our concerns but also providing feedback on our processes and giving advice for how we can improve.
  • Search capabilities within the curated content feed are fabulous. This is one area where I found other solutions to be lacking when we were going through the sales process, but Curata really succeeds here. It's extremely easy to find exactly what you're looking for in your content feed.
Allison Davis | TrustRadius Reviewer

Paper.li

  • Adds visibility to your account - set the criteria up and have the ejournal run automatically sending out tweets daily that tag other industry handles and hashtags. By doing so you will keep your account active with minimal time investment.
  • Pose as a thought leader by sharing relevant content and industry news and get more Twitter followers
  • Get free traffic to your pages by expanding on your company or service in the bio section and linking back
Ksenia Newton | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Curata

  • For me the product worked great for what I needed it for, I no longer needed it and was a few days past their renewal date (you have to cancel either 60 or 90 days before the end date of the contract) and they would not work with me. They took the stance of, "Too bad, so sad." They offered me their CMS along with their CCS for this last year, but we never fully used it and was turned off by the lack of customer service initially in this situation...especially after it was a matter of around 10 days or so that I was late.
  • Having to keep reconnecting LinkedIn would throw me off at times.
  • Sometimes the article I was trying to post to WordPress would get hung up and I would need to get a hold of support to help clear the system.
Shane Adair | TrustRadius Reviewer

Paper.li

  • Lots of great features are no longer there
Ksenia Newton | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Curata

Curata 10.0
Based on 1 answer
For all of the features we loved when we signed on like the microsite and search capabilities and also their customer service, we will very likely renew with Curata. We also really like the evolution we have seen of the solution, just recently a new integration with Marketo (also a vendor of ours) was announced which will be very beneficial to us in optimizing our email newsletters
Allison Davis | TrustRadius Reviewer

Paper.li

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Alternatives Considered

Curata

We closely considered Rallyverse before deciding on Curata. Rallyverse had superior social sharing capabilities, but Curata's microsite and email newsletter features plus the infinite content source and feed search capabilities far outweighed what Rallyverse has to offer at this time. We are very happy with our decision
Allison Davis | TrustRadius Reviewer

Paper.li

I have tried Scoop.it but it's not really an alternative. I'm not aware of any other products similar to Paper.li
Ksenia Newton | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Curata

  • I would say neutral for us, but more so because of how we were using it and it being a stop-gap fix for us.
Shane Adair | TrustRadius Reviewer

Paper.li

No answers on this topic

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Pricing Details

Curata

General

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

Curata Editions & Modules

Edition
Curata Software$6991
  1. per Instance (no seat limits)
Additional Pricing Details
We have 2 solutions: - Curata CCS content curation software - Curata CMP content marketing platform (e.g., editorial calendar, analytics engine)

Paper.li

General

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

Paper.li Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

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