Redbooth Software


 

Founded in 2008, Redbooth is a cloud-based project management, collaboration and communication platform that is focused on serving companies of sizes in all industries.

Redbooth features task management, collaboration, file sharing, time tracking, Gantt charts, Outlook integration and real-time communication through video conferencing and reporting.

Redbooth can be integrated with various applications that enable teams to perform additional tasks such as sharing files and documents with teammates, such as Outlook, Box Enterprise, Zendesk, MS Project and Evernote.

Redbooth supports various languages such as Chinese, English, French and Spanish, and it can be accessed through mobile devices such as laptops, tablets and smartphones (using applications available for Android and iOS).

 

Redbooth - Workspace
 
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    Workspace
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    Gantt chart view
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Sarah from Jokes4Miles
Specialty: Marketing Dept
Number of employees: 11-50 employees Employees number: 11-50 employees

July 2017

July 2017

Great Project Management for Small Businesses

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-I like the idea of creating project boards and having everything visually laid out.
-It's really easy to see who is assigned to what task, assuming everyone has uploaded profile photos.
-It's easy to see what you need to do at a glance, as well as everything that has been completed so far.

Cons

-I don't like having to scroll left/right to see all of the open tasks. If your project has a lot of tasks, you could be scrolling quite a bit. Left/right scrolling just feels off to me.
-I wish the desktop application would stay open when you close it, like Slack.

 
 

Kristin from Saathi
Specialty: Engineering
Number of employees: 11-50 employees Employees number: 11-50 employees

March 2017

March 2017

Love redbooth

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Really like the task comments and assigning to different ppl

 
 

Mario from Signaturit
Specialty: Software / Technology

May 2016

May 2016

+3 years using it. Always helped, but with a pinch of frustration.

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Incredibly versatile, one-man-band type of collaboration software.
It ties communication tools (HD videoconference and chat) with task management (recurring tasks, subtasks, ...), project management (lightweight Gantt chart, workload view and time tracking), all native, in one package. It also features native Android and iOS native apps.
These work well for keeping in touch with the team and create/update tasks.

This is specially important for teams who are dispersed (different cities, different timezones, ...).

While you can easily spend hundreds of dollars on different softwares for different purposes, Redbooth ties it all together in one.

Likes Least

They've been through a lot of changes over these 3-4 years and they don't seem to have found their core yet.

The UI still looks something out of the first drafts and doesn't look polished or slick like other players in the collaboration space like Asana or Slack.

The Dashboard is somewhat useless and just mimics a prettier email inbox while having the same behavior. Their premise of replacing email is a bit doubtful.

Lots of potential, but doesn't seem to go anywhere.

Recommendations

Redbooth can be complex at times with the amount of features it boasts. It is both a good and bad thing.
Spend time in their Help Center, watch some videos and don't be shy of asking for guidance. It will be worth it.

Force your team to use it every day and you won't want to work any other way.

 
 

Danielle from LDJ Productions
Specialty: Other

July 2015

July 2015

Positive experience

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The ability to stay on top of tasks, no matter how small, and keep all teams on the same page.

Likes Least

I do not have any negative comments at this time; it's been a big help overall!

Recommendations

I wish projects and the tasks within them could be duplicated, as many of our events are recurring from season to season.

 
 

Maggie from LDJ Productions
Specialty: Other

July 2015

July 2015

Organization to keep you going

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I love how you're accountable for your tasks with deadlines and others can add input/help when needed.

Likes Least

There isn't anything I dislike :) Except for possibly the fact that you can't yet duplicate projects

Recommendations

Test it out, and I guarentee you'll be happy with it. It helps with time management, to-do list oriented tasks and builds conversation with co-workers.

 
 

Ethan from LDJ Productions
Specialty: Other

June 2015

June 2015

Top Combination of Substance and Style

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Redbooth help keeps our larger teams moving forward; creating a central repository of information.

There are many task managers out there - and I surveyed about 20+ of them before settling with Redbooth.
Redbooth offers a robust feature set, while staying simple and easy on the eyes.

We found actual adoption and usability being a big stumbling block when we started to actual start to implement a company wide task tracker. We had tried Asana - but it's graphic design and complexity never allowed it to take hold. Redbooth is so quick to pick up that people actually like using it.

For a single feature - I like the "Task to Email".

Likes Least

I think the ability to assign a subtask with a date could be useful.
I would also like to be able to duplicate complete Projects.
Small issues really.

Recommendations

Don't go for the most feature rich; you need to have something easy to use. Consider yourself the most tech savvy person who will use the software.

 
 
 
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Ma¿gorzata from visio architects and consultants
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

I found this software really helpful for my daily planning and managing my time.

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The greatest benefit is that it helps to clearly organize my day.

Pros

I found that interface is very intuitive and user friendly - it is easy to find current, finished and related tasks.

Cons

I found dashboard to be difficult for me to modificate and personalise for my own needs and requirements.

Source: Capterra
 

Rafal from architectural office

August 2017

August 2017

usefull tool to increase productivity

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easy coordination of remote workers and very easy taracking of the work progress in a different projects

Cons

lack of possibility to customize my own workspace an adjusting location of particular parts of the dashbord to fit my own prefferences and needs

Source: Capterra
 

Rafal from visio architects and consultants
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

great coordination tool

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knowledge of the progress on several different projects

Pros

i like the connection with the email , and task assignment

Cons

maybe the tons of email with problem to properly show it on the screen, each time we need to download picks for each email

Source: Capterra
 

Sarah from BHHS Taliesyn Realty
Number of employees: 11-50 employees Employees number: 11-50 employees

August 2017

August 2017

Redbooth is an excellent, easy to use, all-inclusive project management app.

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Redbooth keeps a record of all conversations, archived, and future tasks. The search bar is so easy to use and makes navigating the space simple.

Cons

Saving dates and assigning tasks to people can be tricky if you don't double check to make sure you accurately clicked on the right spot. The buttons are not very forgiving.

Source: Capterra
 

Maciej from visio | architects and consultants
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

Very intuitive online project management tool for high productivity team working.

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High control over project related tasks. Productivity improvement. Thousand of hours saved.

Pros

Redbooth helps to organize the entire team. Task related, always on schedule. Great user-friendly interface constantly evolving. Data stored in the cloud, access from any place and device. Android and iOS supported app. Very fast and professional support. Free collaboration possible for external clients via e-mail. Integration with many popular apps and services. Chrome and gmail connection. Many reports available. Zapier and API support for multi connection and automation across different platforms.

Cons

Really hard to find any. Any functionality that is not available directly inside Redbooth may be find and implemented from different aps via API support or Zapier.

Source: Capterra
 

Alexander from Rising Star Sports Ranch Resort
Number of employees: 501-1,000 employees Employees number: 501-1,000 employees

February 2017

February 2017

Awesome Task Management Software

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I love Redbooth. It has completely transformed how my organization runs. We effectively use workspaces, tasks, and assignments to track all KPIs and current projects. The accountability and help the tool provides is great. I also love Redbooth Meetings for an easy video chat and screen share.

Pros

Ease of use and elegant design

Cons

I can't have my assistant schedule a Redbooth Meeting for me.

Advice to Others

If you commit to the system, it'll work great. Doing it in part won't be effective.

Source: Capterra
 

Robyn from InnoVector tech

January 2017

January 2017

Redbooth For Teams

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Overall Redbooth is easy to use and great for team communication. The only flaw I have found so far is their use of folders. They give the user the ability to save content in folders but do not backup these folders. The user must get a third party cloud backup. It is also not possible to download an entire folder.

Source: Capterra
 

neel from Independent Consultant

December 2016

December 2016

Best task management software

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Free trial - easy to use - makes one more productive... what's not to love. This is the best product management or task management in existence.

Source: Capterra
 

Brandon from Pulse Of Prophets
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

November 2016

November 2016

Redbooth is the BEST project management software I've ever used

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Have been using Redbooth for about 3 years now, started with just myself and my freelance work, now it's for my small business managing about 4 people and client proofing as well as milestones and work to give out to our social media team and designers.

Pros

Easy to use, incredible desktop and phone app, it's constantly updated, great tutorials and webinars.

Cons

Wish timing integration was done a little better

Advice to Others

Would HIGHLY recommend!

Source: Capterra
 

Nicole from Miles Family Trust
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

November 2016

November 2016

Redbooth for Virtual Business

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Love that Redbooth enables all of my virtual employees to stay connected. Love the advantage of being able to invite just the people necessary to different groups.

Pros

Love the versatility of being able to invite selected people to view particular topics

Cons

The invite process could be a little smoother rather than having to reply to an email

Advice to Others

Love that it can be accessed on mobile devices or pc

Source: Capterra
 

Brian from Jackson Sumner & Associates
Number of employees: 51-200 employees Employees number: 51-200 employees

October 2016

October 2016

Great User Interface, Intuitive with Many Features

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The UI has changed a bunch over the last few months. It is now responsive and has icon placement pretty much where you'd expect to find things. The chat is helpful. Task templates make a great boilerplate for similar tasks, perhaps the checklist used to add a new user to your system. It is a bit expensive and the mobile app doesn't currently work well to remember who you are logged in as if using Google SSO.

Pros

Mobile app, alerts, responsive website.

Cons

Google SSO / Mobile App design and price

Source: Capterra
 

Liz

June 2016

June 2016

Best Solution

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I did quite a bit of research on my own of different project management sites and apps, and Redbooth was the only option that had the scope of features I needed for a reasonable price. I use an Android mobile device and an Apple computer. My clients typically are on an iOS mobile device and PC computer. Redbooth features are simple and concise enough that I can quickly and efficiently navigate through, but with plenty of functionality. I am in an email-heavy industry and Redbooth will allow us to operate more efficiently with the internal messaging commenting/status features which will also reduce email volume.

Pros

Functionality and features for PC, Android and Mac/iOS platforms. Calendar sharing. Internal messaging and simplified workspaces.

Cons

Administrator settings are slightly tedious.

Source: GetApp
 

Kate from Unified Logistics

June 2015

June 2015

Great solution - keeps me and my team focused and productive

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Redbooth has it all - a virtual workspace for my team, task management, chat and video conferencing. Before I was using a combination of to-do lists, spreadsheets and emails to manage my work but it wasn't very effective. The dashboard and tasks help me know what high priority things I need to get to first. I can also easily track what my team is working on, so nothing falls through the cracks.
My team uses the chat and video conferencing capabilities constantly. I can ping my co-workers for quick answers or hop on a video call with remote team members. It's all included in Redbooth, so it's a huge plus!

Source: Capterra
 

Nigel from Nura Design

June 2015

June 2015

Definitely an Enterprise grade app

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Redbooth goes beyond project management and offers a true collaboration solution for our entire organization

Source: Capterra
 

Meagan from Lotus Growth

April 2015

April 2015

Everything you need to work together in one place

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Before finding redbooth, I used a string together toolkit of other products to collaborate with my teams: email, trello, gchat, go to meeting, and none of them worked very well. I was constantly forgetting which tool contained which document or task- and version control in email is a nightmare.

So glad I found Redbooth. As a consultancy, I work with different teams on different projects. I'm able to set up custom projects for each client, assign tasks and track the progress.

Redbooth has helped make my teams more productive because everyone knows who's in charge of the next action item. I also work remotely a lot of the time, so being able to stay in touch with my teams on daily video calls with the conference call feature, or ask a quick question on chat is really helpful.

On top of that, it's a really slick UI, with an awesome mobile and desktop interface.

Source: Capterra
 

Ethan

April 2015

April 2015

Best Combo of Ease of Use, Power & Graphic Design out there ..

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I tested about 25 different task trackers; and we decided on Redbooth just do to its general usability to track tasks across multiple projects by both internal and external staff.

We had tried Asana - but in the end; no one used it .. to cumbersome, ugly and more complicated then our staff needed or could handle.

Redbooth ws the 3rd little bears bed that just fit right :)

Pros

Design
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Power

Cons

Time tracking not linked into a more powerful engine
Could use a more robust calendar.

Source: GetApp
 

Lisa from Freelance

March 2015

March 2015

Essential tool for managing projects

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I started using Redbooth about six months ago and have already been amazed by the amount of time I've saved by being able to check Redbooth instead of sifting through hundreds of emails. It has made my projects much easier to manage and organize, and it's super convenient to be able to do everything (chat, tasks, video meetings, etc) all in one place.

Pros:
¿ Easy and intuitive interface
¿ HD video
¿ Chat
¿ Integrations
¿ Tasks: Ability to create, assign, reassign, set due date, change due date, etc.

Cons:
None so far!

Source: Capterra
 

Moniba from Horse & Cart, Freelancer

March 2015

March 2015

Everything you need in one place

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Redbooth makes it easier for me to communicate with team members/clients and organize tasks for different projects. It comes with different features and integrations so I have the tools I need to work efficiently and collaborate easily. I personally love the group chat feature and the HD video meetings and screen sharing. I can also access Redbooth with my smartphone and computer which is a plus and it has a great user interface across devices. The simplicity makes my work flow more efficient. It's everything you need in one place!

Source: Capterra
 

Dan from Shop Ignite

March 2015

March 2015

A great single place for your entire team and even your entire company

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Our team stopped using many separate point products (Webex, Outlook, MS Project) and started to use Redbooth last year.

Having all of our work, documents, and team communications in a SINGLE location has been great.

We travel a lot, and having team chat and HD meetings in Redbooth means we are always connected. The product has helped us stay on task, get more done and even given us a competitive advantage.

Source: Capterra
 

David from Coseom

March 2015

March 2015

We used Taskray from Salesforce and switched to Redbooth

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We are working with Redbooth for several months now and I really like the way the app is structured and organized. I can see all activities of the team and have a clear overview of all actual tasks each one is working on. The Video Conference Tool is great and integrated, so no additional software is needed - create the meeting in your calendar and go! A big advantage is the mobile app, push notifications and chat help me to react quickly and solve issues in minutes - physical meetings got less -> like!

Source: Capterra