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Basecamp 3 Review


Basecamp 3 Review

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Wesley Kriz

Writing from the Pacific Northwest (read: the Best Coast), Wesley graduated from George Fox University in 2014 with a degree in History, then again from George Fox in 2016 with a Masters of Arts in Teaching. He has been writing about project management for 2 years, and keeps a running list of wacky software brand names; seriously, it's wild out there

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    Mark Madeley

    Thank you for the review and overview. I do contract work for a not-for-profit, and when they discovered the organizations they serve were using BaseCamp3, they joined as well. Right now, we are struggling to manage documents in BaseCamp3. Documents can be seen only as icons not files in a list, and we are having difficulty moving documents around from folder to folder or into subfolders if needed. There is a linking to Google documents, so perhaps the management of documents is really meant to be for projects only, while using Google Docs for storing files in a more flexible and complete file storage solution. As always, great reviews from Merchant Maverick.


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      Daniel Payette

      Hi Miss Titterington,Our team is currently looking for a project management solution. The reviews you have written are thorough and really helpful. I thank you and wish you a great day.Daniel


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        Arijit Chatterjee

        I have a small software company and work on different projects and different items everyday. After using basecamp for few months we moved to SPM Live ( It is a smart and simple tool. The All Projects page and Time Line are the key of this software.
        Problem with basecamp is that you don’t have item wise track in it, I can not see how many items are done/in progress/pending
        SPM Live ( highly recommended.

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          Thank you so much for this comprehensive review. My real estate team is shopping for a management system and have had a few recommendations for Basecamp. I appreciate your thoroughness in presenting all the features, pros & cons, and testimonials!Sincerely,Dawn


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