Basecamp is a solid project management solution for organizing both internal team projects, as well as client projects. With it, you have full administrative control over all aspects of the day to day running of the project. For example, you can choose to restrict permissions and views for project items, as well as entire projects. This allows you to share certain items with clients, whilst keeping other items private for sharing among specific teams.
Basecamp uses a simple, visual interface to help both team members and managers oversee their shared and personal projects and tasks. Basecamp's dashboard provides an overview of all the discussions, to-dos, files, text documents and events in a single glance.
The great thing about Basecamp is that it has optional permissions and views, which mean you can choose which team mates and clients to collaborate with. A useful feature is the PM tool, which can be used to send messages, host discussions, organize events and meetings, share files and emails, and assign tasks to individuals.
Basecamp integrates with numerous third party apps and services, including Citrix ShareFile, CloudWork, Chrometa. Cyfe, Ducksboard, Geckoboard, Usersnap, SnapEngage, Bidsketch, Quoteroller, PandaDoc, PageProofer, and Zapier. It supports Android devices, iOS devices such as iPhone and iPad, Mac OS X, and various web-based systems.
Supported languages include: English, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, and Swedish.
Supported countries and areas include: Asia, Australia, Canada, China, Europe, India, Latin America, Middle-East and Africa, United Kingdom, the US.
BaseCamp uses a freemium, subscription pricing model with a free trial available (no credit card required). Plans start from $29.00 per month for inIf you plan to use Basecamp for clients then plans start at $79 per month, for unlimited users, 100GB file storage, with access to the 'Clientside' features for recording client feedback etc. Finally, Enterprise plans start at $3000 per year, with 2 terabytes of file storage.
Basecamp allows you to communicate and coordinate activities with your colleagues and clients. You can set up events using the joint project calendar, start a discussion with one or more people, share files and other media, and share emails. It also allows you to archive old projects, as well as to export projects, or elements of projects. Project management with Basecamp is a first rate affair. It has some very useful features, a well designed dashboard that affords you a crystal clear viewing platform to oversee every aspect of a project.