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Score 7.8 out of 100
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Score 8.1 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

NetBase Quid

In my use of [NetBase] Quid, I found the tool particularly suitable for curating pertinent content. It allowed me to develop more comprehensive analysis at a larger scale, all while substantially reducing the amount of research time needed. It is also a plus that [NetBase] Quid is delivered as a web app. I did some of my [NetBase] Quid work on a low-end Chromebook without issues.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

If you’re looking to track metrics and easily export so they are client ready, Union Metrics is an excellent and trustworthy tool. If you need to dig deeper with individual posts or nitty-gritty analytics, pulling directly from the platform will still be the best course of action.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

NetBase Quid

  • Their NLP is very strong with the ability to distinguish subject in sentences and then apply analysis based on either the subject or sentence. Competitors lack strong NLP and often have lower degrees of accuracy.
  • The platform is highly flexible with dozens of ways to filter and cut the data. It is great for an analyst that really wants to deep dive into the data. However, the analysis done automatically by NetBase is also strong enough that less experienced users would still be able to gain insight with ease.
  • The customizable dashboards are perfect for client reporting and drastically reduce the amount of time spent preparing recurring reports and decks. These are also very flexible depending on reporting needs.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

  • Analyze
  • Concise Reports
  • Predict trends
Stefanie Cash | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

NetBase Quid

  • Dashboards can only currently be exported as PDFs. It would be helpful to have a more read/writable format (eg. PPT) that enables us to combine Netbase's outputs with other sources, or to make them more consistent with our own branding (colours, fonts etc.)
  • The business model revolves around a limited number of login seats. I would like to be able to roll out the tool to make it available/accessible to more people in the business, but the pricing model makes this impractical/uneconomical.
  • Logging out users after a period of inactivity can be frustrating when multitasking/task switching and unsaved work is lost.
  • While Netbase's focus on language processing is its key strength, additional functionality around social analysis (eg. people who follow a brand account, users who talk about X are also likely to talk about Y) is somewhat limited.
Scott Thompson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

  • While this may be down to limitations with the API, it would be great to determine an accurate number for impressions generated by Tweets related to specific subjects, rather than a total potential number.
  • Sentiment analysis could be improved to get a more accurate read, however this is a limitation with almost all social listening platforms.
  • It would be great if it were possible to track a number of public Facebook pages in a similar manner as to what is available on Twitter.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

NetBase Quid

NetBase Quid 8.1
Based on 88 answers
We've had a good experience using the tool and have invested quite a bit of time training the internal team on how to get the most benefit out of it. There would need to be a compelling reason or business case to port over all of our existing topics and tool know-how to another platform.
Alisa Abrams | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

No score
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Usability

NetBase Quid

NetBase Quid 9.0
Based on 13 answers
Very simple to use, quick to pick up on the key principles, and a task-centric design (ie. Topics to set up what you want to analyze, Analysis to do the exploration/analysis, and Dashboards to pull results and findings together to generate reports.) All intuitive, drag & drop etc.
Scott Thompson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

No score
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Performance

NetBase Quid

NetBase Quid 9.5
Based on 12 answers
NetBase constantly updates the platform with features. The platforms ability to analyze complex social listening topics is exceptional. Its fast and gives you the ability to create standardized reports for a quick topic analysis. Additionally, the standard overview tab provides the topic at a glance and assists in quickly identifying areas to further analyze. Great product with excellent support behind it!
Ted Tagalakis | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

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Support Rating

NetBase Quid

NetBase Quid 9.1
Based on 22 answers
Our support contact is always available and will spend all of the time required to make sure our questions are answered.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

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Implementation Rating

NetBase Quid

NetBase Quid 9.6
Based on 8 answers
We had an internal implementation meeting with the NetBase team as well as a business seat implementation for one of our clients. I would highly recommend having all stakeholders attend an implementation meeting as they can understand the power of this platform.
Ted Tagalakis | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

No score
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Alternatives Considered

NetBase Quid

Meltwater took too long to load whenever you had to change keywords, their customer service was not very responsive, and their interface was not very customizeable. We decided to search for a new software company and we invited many companies to present. We selected Netbase after a free trial for reasons stated earlier.
Melissa Schwartz | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

Union Metrics is easier to use and set up than other software solutions. It’s never glitched or lost data, and has been reliable even though algorithm and API changes.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

NetBase Quid

  • Positive - NetBase allows us to quickly gather a high level over view of a topic, which helps for new business pitch and being able to inform the account teams of basic information.
  • Negative - We have to use other tools to gather news, which affects our budget.
Scott Reitzel | TrustRadius Reviewer

Union Metrics

  • Higher engagement
  • Increased followers
  • ROI
Stefanie Cash | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

NetBase Quid

General

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

Union Metrics

General

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

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