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Score 9.1 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

DocuSign

Where several of our companies facilities are located, we are very remote on military bases. So, using regular postal service to get our paperwork out wasn't a good option and was very time-consuming. It also wasn't very secure or a 'sure thing' that the paperwork would get to where it needed to go. So, DocuSign is a HUGE timesaver and money saver. Our parents can't come to our site, so we needed an efficient way to get our paperwork signed within our legal timeframe without being near the recipients. DocuSign fit the bill, and we love it!
Michele Roy | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

Every time we have a new client we send a consumer notice out that allows clients to easily “acknowledge” receipt by virtually signing the form. Likewise for all residential and commercial leases and agreements of sale, PDFfiller has been a lifesaver. What used to be a major time suck to complete a simple form, for example, a seemingly simple task which should have been the easiest part of completing a sea always took a tremendous amount of time, because PDFs are simply not editable. Contracts would need to be filled out with pen and paper. They were hard to read, required scanners and/or fax machines, and took tons of time away from more productive income-generating activities. PDFfiller finally solves all of these problems for us.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

DocuSign

  • DocuSign makes it easy to set up a document for signing. You upload the document, enter recipient email addresses, identify the signing fields, and send.
  • DocuSign works on any computing device: Tablet, phone, PC, laptop, Mac--anything with a web browser and an email account.
  • DocuSign allows you to use a pre-drawn signature or to create one--even if you're a first time user.
Kenneth Hess | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

  • Its user interface makes it a very easy-to-operate app. Without having adequate technical knowledge any user can operate it easily.
  • It works very fine on adding text on any part of a PDF document and It also allows users to delete pre written text from a pdf file.
  • It can also convert PDF files in other office formats with good quality.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

DocuSign

  • DocuSign's overall UI is a bit clunky and not amazingly well designed. I'd love it if they gave it a thoughtful design (although just reskinning it wouldn't really be much better).
  • We've been underwhelmed at times by their Microsoft word direct import. I always convert to PDF before uploading documents at this point.
  • The email subjects the generate are just downright wretched. It would be better to *make* the user fill out a subject line than the ones that they autofill and then happily send out to recipients.
Ben Lachman | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

  • Manually resending the document was a feature that seems to have been taken away.
  • Templates for Send To Sign letters. I basically have to type the same information over and over again each time. I was hoping that it would save it but it doesn't seem to have that function
  • Signer cannot save the document once it has been signed. I have to make sure that there is a note within the email that states that I will send them a copy.
  • Wish it had a way to send me a copy of the email I sent.
Joanne Grams | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

DocuSign

DocuSign 10.0
Based on 12 answers
I can't imagine doing business without DocuSign now. I would never want to go back to the way we used to do things. The "new way" is "the way" is "the right way." We can honestly be proud of a "one right way" process and not have to suffer through "5 ways for 5 days."
Tony Woods, PHR, CIPD | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

No score
No answers yet
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Usability

DocuSign

DocuSign 8.8
Based on 10 answers
I think it is pretty easy to use from an end-user perspective. When I receive a document I need to sign, I know straight from the beginning which area I need to sign. There is the possibility of designing a signature automatically for you which is pretty convenient and accelerates the process.
Renaud Renvoye | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

PDFfiller 8.2
Based on 1 answer
I found all the relevant features for managing my documents.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

DocuSign

DocuSign 8.9
Based on 98 answers
I'd give them a 10, but there has been 1 or 2 small cases that seemed to fall to the wayside, but I was able to call them up and get them resolved. We were having a bad implementation night (after midnight) and we needed assistance from Docusign. They were able to get an engineer to help us in the early morning hours
Erik Sheafer | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

PDFfiller 9.4
Based on 16 answers
I have not had to contact support. I gave it a high rating, so my non-use of this service would not drag this rating down. I am assuming that their support team would be great, easy to work with, friendly, knowledgeable, accurate, and prompt with assistance with their product. Should I have experience in the future in this area, I would be happy to re-evaluate this portion of the review.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

DocuSign

DocuSign 9.5
Based on 10 answers
Maybe conduct a survey or review a year's worth of contracts and documents to better target everyone who will need access
Ann M. Frank | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

No score
No answers yet
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Alternatives Considered

DocuSign

I think DocuSign is still the leader in this industry as pronounced by their superior customer service and quick development response time to changes in the industry. For simple users, DocuSign is user friendly and easy to navigate while adding significant benefit to small to large scale corporate, legal and professional departments.
Olivia Crellin | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

I have used other editors such as Adobe Acrobat and, in my opinion, for the money Adobe costs, if the need is just to edit pdf I would go with PDFfiller. It is a really easy tool to use. It's learning curve is not that steep and it does pretty much everything I need from it.
Manuel Aguilar | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

DocuSign

  • In real estate we all ways say time kills deals so if we can get a document out the door, have it reviewed and signed by multiple parties simultaneously, it helps us ensure deals are completed quickly.
  • More than half our deals are executed electronically which saves time in the car, paper and hassle.
Amanda Kraft | TrustRadius Reviewer

PDFfiller

  • It has saved lots of time over the course of the days, weeks and months, but I don't know if I can quantify it in terms of dollars and cents.
  • It's difficult to imagine what I would have to do to respond to all the detailed paperwork that I'm inundated with?
Harold Barr | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

DocuSign

General

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

PDFfiller

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$8*

* per user/month

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