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Score 8.1 out of 100
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Score 9.2 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Hive

Hive will fit right in to any workflow that manages multiple projects. It's also a great fit for collaboration on a per-project basis as external users can collaborate with paid users. Across a very large team it would take more planning on how to fit multiple workflows and groups into the workspace but it can be done.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Nifty

I've found myself recommending Nifty to other business owners as well as for personal use. I've personally found it to be invaluable when it comes to:
  • Daily / Weekly / Monthly / Quarterly recurring tasks
  • Creating templates for company processes such as new product creation, marketing strategy, on-boarding, quarterly goals, content management
  • Having forms zapped into a new task from multiple locations ensuring they're never overlooked
  • Having clear milestones and timelines for projects
  • Communicating on projects, tasks, and just in general
  • Assigning different components of projects to different people
  • Creating prior requirements that must be completed before completing the task
Ashlie Pappas | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

Hive
7.5
Nifty
9.4
Task Management
Hive
8.9
Nifty
9.5
Resource Management
Hive
8.0
Nifty
9.7
Gantt Charts
Hive
8.5
Nifty
9.5
Scheduling
Hive
8.0
Nifty
9.5
Workflow Automation
Hive
8.0
Nifty
9.8
Team Collaboration
Hive
8.0
Nifty
10.0
Support for Agile Methodology
Hive
7.8
Nifty
9.0
Support for Waterfall Methodology
Hive
7.3
Nifty
9.5
Document Management
Hive
8.1
Nifty
10.0
Email integration
Hive
7.2
Nifty
9.0
Mobile Access
Hive
6.0
Nifty
8.7
Timesheet Tracking
Hive
6.3
Nifty
9.0
Change request and Case Management
Hive
6.9
Nifty
9.0
Budget and Expense Management
Hive
6.1
Nifty
9.3

Professional Services Automation

Hive
6.0
Nifty
9.2
Quotes/estimates
Hive
6.4
Nifty
9.0
Invoicing
Hive
5.9
Nifty
Project & financial reporting
Hive
6.1
Nifty
9.3
Integration with accounting software
Hive
5.5
Nifty

Pros

Hive

  • Very intuitive user interface that makes project management, tracking and collaboration easy. Multiple project visualisation options (Gantt, Kanban, calendars, tables)
  • Great integration with a large number of tools
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Nifty

  • Time & expense tracking
  • Task and issue management
  • Direct messaging
  • Collaboration on documents
Toby Bottin | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Hive

  • You can't move urgent actions to the top.
  • It takes a little too much time to load up on the desktop version.
  • There's definitely room for improvement in keyboard shortcuts.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Nifty

  • Nifty's private chat feature doesn’t work well.
  • Its interface is complex most specifically for beginners.
Wiliam Alifie-Joise | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Hive

Hive 9.0
Based on 1 answer
I love Hive so much because it has made a huge difference regarding team communication and project management at the same time. We experienced almost no bugs and in the few cases that we did have some trouble, the customer service team was very responsive and solved our problems very quickly.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Nifty

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Hive

Hive 8.7
Based on 6 answers
Our CSR is easily accessible and they have support built into the app itself. They also have a pretty robust support site. We also took advantage of the free trial and learned so much by putting Hive through the paces and figuring out the best way to mold it to our needs.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Nifty

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Hive

I would say that in comparison to Asana, Hive is a better interface an UI. I think Asana is more robust in terms of what it can do in conjunction with Confluence but I think Hive is a better entry-level model for new employees. Hive is much simpler and more straight forward and its integration with Slack is preferred.
John Bianchi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Nifty

We've tried several project management tools and most of them lacked the features we exactly needed. Jira was the last we tested and it was complicated to handle as projects grew bigger. Nifty is structured well and has major features that can handle big projects and does well in keeping track of current and past projects. The whole team loves Nifty
Candace Mitchell | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Hive

  • Positive ROI comes from our whole team being on the same board. We used to have separate boards for each group.
Cameron Michael Rhoads | TrustRadius Reviewer

Nifty

  • It's paid for itself many times over in being able to use just one platform instead of paying for multiple platforms to do what Nifty does in pieces
  • The time saved from knowing all project management is in one central location
  • Time saved from having templates and the ease of use
Ashlie Pappas | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Hive

General

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

Nifty

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$89/mo*

* simple flat-rate pricing

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