Basecamp: Review

BasecampName: Basecamp
Category: Productivity, Project management
Languages: English
Price: Paid


App type / Devices/ OS:

  • Web / App

You need:

  • e-mail



  • 4/5


  • The simplicity of its interface and focus on communication in a simple and direct way, as it was a forum type of communication.

The best:

  • The simplicity and minimalism of its interface that allows focusing on the most important: have a conversation and coordinate what you need to make your project happen.


  • Its minimalism also causes the lack of time control oriented functionalities, task hierarchy, task assignment and the relationship between projects and different type of activities or workgroups.

The worst: 

Do you consider it essential to:

  • Basic project management between teams.

How often do you use it?:

  • Daily.

Do you know a competitor?:

  • Asana and teamwork.

It can substitute to:

  • MS Project.

Does it allow you to save time?:

  • Yes. Allows to easily communicate & coordinate with clients.

Is it easy to use?:

  • Yes. The interface is simple and intuitive.

Support rating:

  • NA.

Why do you recommend it?:

  • Because it has become an essential app for my work with a very low cost.


Date of publishing: 2/11/2015
Name & last name: Aleyda Solis
Tool “slogan”: “Light communication & project management tool”
Profession: International SEO Consultant
Company: Orainti &