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Likelihood to Recommend

Mavenlink

Before Mavenlink, our organization used several disconnected softwares to manage time, budgets, tasks, etc. We wasted so much time trying to find and connect time entries to project budgets and were constantly going over budgets but not knowing early enough to keep it from happening. Mavenlink has made our organization more efficient and has helped us deliver projects on time and within budget.
Rachel Stantliff | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

TickTick works well for personal use - managing daily and/or recurring to do's through a variety of lists. These can be renamed as needed. This has contributed to an increase in the completion of projects for me. TickTick also works well for collaboration on a list by list basis. Say that I have a project at work that I need to work with a teammate on - I can create the list and share it with my teammate. From there we can tag-team the project. There is the option for adding to-do lists inside of a top-level list and areas for commenting by the collaborators. This allows us to bypass unneeded meetings or emails to remember what needs to be done next on the project. TickTick may be less suited for situations where photos or files need to be shared for a project or for more complex project management.
Kristin Cole | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

Mavenlink
7.4
TickTick
9.5
Task Management
Mavenlink
8.3
TickTick
10.0
Resource Management
Mavenlink
7.9
TickTick
7.0
Gantt Charts
Mavenlink
7.3
TickTick
Scheduling
Mavenlink
7.9
TickTick
10.0
Workflow Automation
Mavenlink
8.2
TickTick
Team Collaboration
Mavenlink
8.0
TickTick
10.0
Document Management
Mavenlink
6.0
TickTick
Email integration
Mavenlink
7.3
TickTick
Mobile Access
Mavenlink
4.2
TickTick
10.0
Timesheet Tracking
Mavenlink
8.9
TickTick
Change request and Case Management
Mavenlink
6.1
TickTick
Budget and Expense Management
Mavenlink
8.4
TickTick
Support for Waterfall Methodology
Mavenlink
TickTick
10.0

Professional Services Automation

Mavenlink
7.2
TickTick
Quotes/estimates
Mavenlink
7.3
TickTick
Invoicing
Mavenlink
6.5
TickTick
Project & financial reporting
Mavenlink
7.9
TickTick
Integration with accounting software
Mavenlink
7.0
TickTick

Pros

Mavenlink

  • It allows a lot of customization in regards for projects if you want them to be extremely detailed on tasks
  • Master planning feature gives a great overall view for me planning my projects out
  • The design looks better than Salesforce, color coding certain projects indicating for their statuses
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

  • Organizing tasks into lists.
  • Allowing for notifications and reminders for tasks.
  • Allowing tasks to be one time or recurring.
  • The ability to share lists with other people for collaboration.
  • Fully functional mobile app.
Kristin Cole | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Mavenlink

  • Where to begin. The email notifications are next to impossible to get right. Your team will be bombarded with notifications that carry no real weight.
  • The cost is just too high. Compared to other PM software, this one is in the tens of thousands of dollars for a company to utilize for such a dated piece of software.
  • There are so many layers to this tool that it is difficult to decipher permissions for users.
  • You can't add photos in comments! Seriously it's 2019 and they can't implement a simple field that allows for images to be pasted right in with the comments. Everything has to be an attachment, which is cumbersome and slows progress.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

  • The task reminders are in the form of a notification - it would be nice to have an email option.
  • All tasks due on the same day/time show up as one notification versus separate - this can be hard to separate as far as task planning goes.
Kristin Cole | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 8.8
Based on 4 answers
Although the company I currently work for does not use the product I have recommended that we do switch to Mavenlink. We will be opening some new sites internationally this year and I can see that Mavenlink would be a great product for us to use
Eric Adams | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 9.0
Based on 6 answers
Only the app is bad; everything else is fantastic. It has a logical user flow and I barely needed any guidance on how to use it when I first started. As with most softwares there are unseen capabilities I've needed to be shown in order to use, but for my day-to-day tasks I could have figured it out without any training
Joe Mills | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Reliability and Availability

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 9.1
Based on 1 answer
Mavenlink gives advance notice for system upgrades, and they're not during our business day. Mavenlink has always been available when we needed it.
Micquella Anthony | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Performance

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 7.7
Based on 2 answers
Very good integration with Google apps. Some complexity is called however in the synchronization between Google Tasks and Maven links tasks. This can sometimes lead to duplicate records in Google Tasks. It has been dissolvable that becomes cumbersome if not properly curated.
Steve Goldsmith | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 10.0
Based on 7 answers
Mavenlink support is fantastic! Any issues that arise are always handled quickly and efficiently. Granted, we haven't had many issues to report. Typically, my team tends to only reach out to support if they need assistance remembering how to do something or asking about an improvement. We had Mavenlink build an integration when we first started using the software, and the support team worked hard to listen and improve the integration.
Rachel Stantliff | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

TickTick 10.0
Based on 1 answer
In all honesty, we have never needed to reach out to TickTick for support.
Kristin Cole | TrustRadius Reviewer

In-Person Training

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 9.1
Based on 1 answer
We prepared questions in advance, and our trainer was an expert in what Mavenlink was and wasn't able to do. We were able to have multiple people trained at once.
Micquella Anthony | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Online Training

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 8.2
Based on 1 answer
The training was very well-organized. We were able to send questions in advance so the instructor knew what to cover, and the brought up related topics to maximize the usefulness of what they were teaching us.
Micquella Anthony | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Implementation Rating

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 5.6
Based on 4 answers
Dedicate as much internal time to the implementation effort as possible, even if you're using a 3rd party or Mavenlink services. Your team knows your processes the best
Micquella Anthony | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Mavenlink

We have evaluated about 15 different project management platforms and narrowed down our list to only five (Celoxis, Sciforma, Podio, Mavenlink, and Teamwork). Other solutions we evaluated were not able either to meet our vendor security requirements or were not flexible in pricing (or had costly integrations and add-ons that we needed but they were not included). Other reasons were lack of 24/7 and multilingual support, only one user interface language (English, but we needed French, German, and more), absence of a dedicated account manager from a vendor, and overall user experience.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

In researching options for our task manager, we chose to use TickTick because it was the most user-friendly. The platform made sense to us, is intuitive to use, is affordable for our needs, and has "smart" features that make our jobs easier. Trello is a great program and has the option for lists and things, but wasn't best suited for what we needed. There are a lot of other great features that Trello has that we don't need so chose to stick with a simpler program. We found Todoist after implementing TickTick and it looks like another great program but didn't have other things that we needed so we didn't consider switching.
Kristin Cole | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

Mavenlink

Mavenlink 8.2
Based on 1 answer
It's very easy to add users and contractors into Mavenlink. There's also an option that let's you manage access for teams in multiple locations.
Micquella Anthony | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Mavenlink

  • If we are talking about time saved from a administrative and setup standpoint we probably save at least around thousand dollars a week since this tool is so easy to set up!
  • They have an extensive training center to explain how to use the tool and a live chat feature so employees aren't reaching out to me with questions! That saves me a lot of time and money to work on more valuable tasks for the company.
Kate Battle | TrustRadius Reviewer

TickTick

  • Our spaced out, recurring projects are getting done ON TIME instead of sporadically or not at all.
  • Our team is 20% less stressed about tasks because they are reminded of tasks and projects that need to be completed, instead of going off of memory. This has increased morale.
  • Ideas for business development are remembered and implemented more frequently because we have a place to write them down - instead of talking about them once and forgetting about it altogether.
Kristin Cole | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Mavenlink

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$199 / hour*

* Training starts at $199. Additional client success programs are available.

Mavenlink Editions & Modules

Edition
Teams$191
Premier$492
Professional$293
  1. annually, for up to 5 users. Additional Users: $4/month/user
  2. For larger customers, price can go as low as $10.
  3. per user, per month
Additional Pricing Details

TickTick

General

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

TickTick Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Mavenlink
8.0
TickTick
10.0

Likelihood to Renew

Mavenlink
8.8
TickTick

Usability

Mavenlink
9.0
TickTick

Reliability and Availability

Mavenlink
9.1
TickTick

Performance

Mavenlink
7.7
TickTick

Support Rating

Mavenlink
10.0
TickTick
10.0

In-Person Training

Mavenlink
9.1
TickTick

Online Training

Mavenlink
8.2
TickTick

Implementation Rating

Mavenlink
5.6
TickTick

Scalability

Mavenlink
8.2
TickTick

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