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Geckoboard

Starting at $35 per month
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Overview

What is Geckoboard?

Geckoboard enables users to create real time dashboards using data from over 80 cloud services. It integrates with other products such as: AWeber, Basecamp, Campaign Monitor and HubSpot.

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Recent Reviews

Geckoboard

9 out of 10
October 10, 2014
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Popular Features

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  • Publish to Web (5)
    10.0
    100%
  • Pre-built visualization formats (heatmaps, scatter plots etc.) (5)
    10.0
    100%
  • Customizable dashboards (5)
    10.0
    100%
  • Report sharing and collaboration (5)
    8.0
    80%
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Pricing

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Starter

$35

Cloud
per month

Team

$159

Cloud
per month

Team Plus

$275

Cloud
per month

Entry-level set up fee?

  • No setup fee
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Offerings

  • Free Trial
  • Free/Freemium Version
  • Premium Consulting/Integration Services

Starting price (does not include set up fee)

  • $35 per month
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Product Demos

Geckoboard dashboard

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Geckoboard Snapshots for Slack - Demo

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The Geckoboard Demo Video

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Geckoboard Demo - Dashboards Made for Sharing!

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Features

BI Standard Reporting

Standard reporting means pre-built or canned reports available to users without having to create them.

9.3
Avg 8.2

Ad-hoc Reporting

Ad-Hoc Reports are reports built by the user to meet highly specific requirements.

7.7
Avg 8.1

Report Output and Scheduling

Ability to schedule and manager report output.

9
Avg 8.3

Data Discovery and Visualization

Data Discovery and Visualization is the analysis of multiple data sources in a search for patterns and outliers and the ability to represent the data visually.

8.7
Avg 8.0

Access Control and Security

Access control means being able to determine who has access to which data.

7.8
Avg 8.5

Mobile Capabilities

Support for mobile devices like smartphones and tablets.

9.5
Avg 8.0

Application Program Interfaces (APIs) / Embedding

APIs are a set of routines, protocols, and tools for used for embedding one application in another

10
Avg 7.9
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Product Details

What is Geckoboard?

Geckoboard is a tool for building and sharing real-time KPI dashboards.

Designed to help leaders surface live data for their team and across their organization, Geckoboard integrates directly with over 80 different tools and services to make it easy to pull in data and get a professional-looking dashboard in front of others in a matter of minutes. No coding or training required.

Users can build dashboards directly in a browser with a straightforward, drag-and-drop interface, and bring important numbers, metrics and KPIs out of lifeless reports and spreadsheets. Geckoboard aims to make key data more engaging for everyone, with visualizations that anyone can understand at a glance, and that update automatically to always stay up-to-date.

Highlight noteworthy changes in certain metrics using status indicators, which draw attention to numbers that are performing above or below expectations, and visually show goals you're working towards, in a click.

However a team is working, Geckoboard makes sharing dashboards simpler. Copy and paste a link to a live dashboard that can be viewed in any web browser, or invite teammates to log in, view and even create their own dashboards. For regular updates, you can schedule screenshots of a dashboard to be sent via email, or posted to a Slack channel at regular intervals.

For maximum visibility, Geckoboard has ‘Send to TV’, allowing the user to pair an account with a browser on a large screen or TV, and pick which dashboards will be displayed there. It can even loop through several dashboard on one screen. It includes instructions for how to achieve this in an afternoon using affordable off the shelf hardware.

Finally, Geckoboard helps track key numbers on-the-go through a mobile devices’ browser, where dashboards, formatted for smaller screens, can be accessed.

First dashboards can be built for free for 14 days - no payment details needed.

Geckoboard Features

BI Platform Features

  • Supported: Administration via Web Interface
  • Supported: Live Connection to External Data

Supported Data Sources Features

  • Supported: MS Excel Workbooks
  • Supported: Text Files (CSV, etc)
  • Supported: Postgres
  • Supported: MySQL
  • Supported: Salesforce
  • Supported: Google Analytics

BI Standard Reporting Features

  • Supported: Customizable dashboards

Ad-hoc Reporting Features

  • Supported: Drill-down analysis
  • Supported: Formatting capabilities
  • Supported: Report sharing and collaboration

Report Output and Scheduling Features

  • Supported: Publish to Web
  • Supported: Report Delivery Scheduling

Data Discovery and Visualization Features

  • Supported: Pre-built visualization formats (heatmaps, scatter plots etc.)
  • Supported: Location Analytics / Geographic Visualization

Access Control and Security Features

  • Supported: Multi-User Support (named login)
  • Supported: Multiple Access Permission Levels (Create, Read, Delete)
  • Supported: Report-Level Access Control
  • Supported: Single Sign-On (SSO)

Mobile Capabilities Features

  • Supported: Responsive Design for Web Access

Geckoboard Screenshots

Screenshot of Create live KPI dashboards in minutes. No coding or training required.Screenshot of Easily pull in real-time data from over 80 different tools, including spreadsheets and databases, as well as popular business tools like Salesforce, Zendesk, Google Analytics and many more.Screenshot of Anyone can build custom dashboards that make data and KPIs look professional and are easy for everyone on the team to understand at a glance.Screenshot of Get important numbers in front of the team or stakeholders, whether they're in the office or WFH.Screenshot of Every part of your organisation can surface metrics that matter to them and show progress towards their goals.

Geckoboard Video

Geckoboard is an online tool for creating straightforward, real time KPI dashboards for businesses. Keep everyone on your team up to speed wherever they're working, with live dashboards that surface your most important data, metrics and KPIs - from sales figures to support ti...
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Geckoboard Technical Details

Deployment TypesSoftware as a Service (SaaS), Cloud, or Web-Based
Operating SystemsUnspecified
Mobile ApplicationApple iOS

Frequently Asked Questions

Geckoboard enables users to create real time dashboards using data from over 80 cloud services. It integrates with other products such as: AWeber, Basecamp, Campaign Monitor and HubSpot.

Geckoboard starts at $35.

Klipfolio, Databox, and Epicor Grow are common alternatives for Geckoboard.

Reviewers rate Customizable dashboards and Report Formatting Templates and Publish to Web highest, with a score of 10.

The most common users of Geckoboard are from Mid-sized Companies (51-1,000 employees).

Geckoboard Customer Size Distribution

Consumers0%
Small Businesses (1-50 employees)30%
Mid-Size Companies (51-500 employees)50%
Enterprises (more than 500 employees)20%
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Reviews and Ratings

(18)

Community Insights

TrustRadius Insights are summaries of user sentiment data from TrustRadius reviews and, when necessary, 3rd-party data sources. Have feedback on this content? Let us know!

Users frequently recommend Geckoboard for the following reasons:

  1. Geckoboard is excellent at making data accessible to everyone, offering a consistent visual representation of goals across a company or department.

  2. Geckoboard is recommended for easily pulling data from various sources and presenting it in a clear and visually appealing manner.

  3. Users suggest ensuring that Geckoboard supports the desired platforms and data fields for effective display.

  4. Geckoboard is a suitable product for displaying dashboards in both office and personal computer settings.

  5. It is advised to invest time in learning Geckoboard's features and designing boards according to specific needs.

  6. For optimal performance, utilizing custom components in Geckoboard is recommended.

  7. Geckoboard provides exceptional flexibility and offers a straightforward setup process for predesigned widgets.

  8. Geckoboard is highly recommended for tracking key performance indicators (KPIs) and readily available headlines.

  9. Users are encouraged to check Geckoboard's integration list and be aware of any technical knowledge requirements for specific integrations.

Attribute Ratings

Reviews

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Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Relatively cheap for what it is Over the years the pricing has gotten more restrictive but if you are rolling your own hardware (thin clients on TVs, etc.) and you are all local in an office it is still affordable.
  • Lots of different integrations that don't require coding. From SYsAdmins monitoring AWS or VPN functions to counting website visitors and engagement data to showing CRM reporting.
  • Clean and simple interface. Automatic refreshing that is browser independent.
  • Pricing model has gotten more restrictive such as limiting to number of TVs, etc.
  • The 'support' is bare bones, you will have to learn how to implement your solutions on your own.
  • Limited number of database connections means that we would have to pay a huge amount to keep all of our potential dashboards live at a given time.
Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • User self-help - the video tutorials and a robust publicly accessible knowledgebase.
  • Geckoboard can aggregate data from a number of other apps into a singular dashboard.
  • Sleek, dark UI.
  • No mobile application solutions (as far as I am aware). In order to share my beautiful dashboards with a non-Geckoboard account user, I need to hop on a browser.
  • No support for ad hoc reporting -- if this were a feature, I'd be happy to drive my presentations to executive staff purely as
Brett Raven | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
  • Simple to use and configure.
  • A good set of pre-built integrations to pull data back and summarise on a dashboard.
  • Excellent support! They actually respond when you ask them questions and are very thorough with their response.
  • A bit more flexibility in the number of columns would be nice.
  • Ability to scale to mobile device (web).
  • App capabilities are missing on Android.
Chris Peters | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
  • The Price. Geckoboard is affordable simply stated. It's affordable for both large and small organizations.
  • The Service. Anytime I have had a question or want to share feedback, the Geckboard team has responded to me nearly immediately.
  • It's simple. Visually, the product has a great UI and is not overly complicated like many other dash-boarding suites. It's also simple to use, simple to integrate, and simple to understand.
  • Not a must have, but unless you are decent with CSS, some style options would be nice from the user end.
October 10, 2014

Geckoboard

Jordan Zwick | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Simple Display
  • Great Customer Service
  • Advanced graphics
  • Building the Geckoboard had limitations using MS Excel. It would be nice to have a cloud based platform to revise the display.
  • Needs to add more visualization graphs
  • Ability to add more pages to 1 Geckoboard like a website
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