Compare Agility PR Solutions, Cision Monitoring, and Business Wire

Pricing

 
PR Measurement
Custom priced to fit your needs
Public Relations Edition
Contact Vendor For Pricing
 
Media Monitoring
$950 USD monthly
Social Media Edition
Contact Vendor For Pricing
 
Media Database
$350 USD monthly
 
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Agility PR Solutions
PR Measurement
Custom priced to fit your needs
Media Monitoring
$950 USD monthly
Media Database
$350 USD monthly
Free Trial Unavailable
Cision Monitoring
Public Relations Edition
Contact Vendor For Pricing
Social Media Edition
Contact Vendor For Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Business Wire
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.0
8.1
8.8
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.9
7.8
8.4
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.3
7.7
8.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.1
8.1
8.1
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.9
8.5
9.0
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.7
8.5
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.5
7.1
6.3
Meets Requirements
Agility PR Solutions
8.0
Cision Monitoring
8.1
Business Wire
8.8
Ease of Use
Agility PR Solutions
7.9
Cision Monitoring
7.8
Business Wire
8.4
Ease of Setup
Agility PR Solutions
8.3
Cision Monitoring
7.7
Business Wire
8.0
Ease of Admin
Agility PR Solutions
8.1
Cision Monitoring
8.1
Business Wire
8.1
Quality of Support
Agility PR Solutions
8.9
Cision Monitoring
8.5
Business Wire
9.0
Ease of Doing Business With
Agility PR Solutions
8.7
Cision Monitoring
8.5
Business Wire
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Agility PR Solutions
7.5
Cision Monitoring
7.1
Business Wire
6.3

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
56.4%
45.4%
52.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
20.2%
26.2%
29.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
23.3%
28.4%
18.4%
Agility PR Solutions
Small-Business
56.4%
Mid-Market
20.2%
Enterprise
23.3%
Cision Monitoring
Small-Business
45.4%
Mid-Market
26.2%
Enterprise
28.4%
Business Wire
Small-Business
52.1%
Mid-Market
29.4%
Enterprise
18.4%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Public Relations and Communications
26.6%
Public Relations and Communications
26.3%
Public Relations and Communications
38.4%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.5%
Marketing and Advertising
12.7%
Marketing and Advertising
6.5%
 
Government Administration
5.1%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.5%
Computer Software
6.0%
 
Computer Software
5.1%
Hospital & Health Care
3.1%
Media Production
4.6%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.7%
Internet
2.6%
Writing and Editing
2.8%
 
Other
51.9%
Other
51.8%
Other
41.7%
Agility PR Solutions
Public Relations and Communications
26.6%
Marketing and Advertising
7.5%
Government Administration
5.1%
Computer Software
5.1%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.7%
Other
51.9%
Cision Monitoring
Public Relations and Communications
26.3%
Marketing and Advertising
12.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.5%
Hospital & Health Care
3.1%
Internet
2.6%
Other
51.8%
Business Wire
Public Relations and Communications
38.4%
Marketing and Advertising
6.5%
Computer Software
6.0%
Media Production
4.6%
Writing and Editing
2.8%
Other
41.7%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Design

Easy to create specific media contact lists. User-friendly platform, quick and easy to export lists.

Brandie A.
User in Management Consulting

I started using viralheat back when they had a free version available online. I was using it for basic publishing, and keeping my customer base/followers (I run a small consulting company) informed and engaged. The product was fast, extremely easy to use,...

G2 Crowd User in Writing and Editing

I use this service to get the word out about the companies I represent but also to look up information about subjects that I need to write about. Great service. I recommend it.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Public Relations and Communications

searches are incomplete. the database is not nearly as up to date as it should be for US contacts. Also, I frequently input names that I know exist but they aren't in the database. When I look at a publication or outlet, they often have a fraction of...

James R.
User in Retail

The Visible Intelligence tool is ugly and is out-dated. There's too many screens between the front page and the data. The data isn't organized in an easy to read layout and I have to click around to find what I need. I prefer to use Spredfast and RivalIQ...

Tyler K.
Agency in Public Relations and Communications

While their prices are competitive with other industry vendors, the results almost never justify the cost. The fact of the matter is that traditional press releases and wire services are a dying breed and a press release will rarely guarantee organic media...

 
Agility PR Solutions
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Design

Easy to create specific media contact lists. User-friendly platform, quick and easy to export lists.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Public Relations and Communications

searches are incomplete. the database is not nearly as up to date as it should be for US contacts. Also, I frequently input names that I know exist but they aren't in the database. When I look at a publication or outlet, they often have a fraction of...

Cision Monitoring
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Brandie A.
User in Management Consulting

I started using viralheat back when they had a free version available online. I was using it for basic publishing, and keeping my customer base/followers (I run a small consulting company) informed and engaged. The product was fast, extremely easy to use,...

Most Helpful Critical Review
James R.
User in Retail

The Visible Intelligence tool is ugly and is out-dated. There's too many screens between the front page and the data. The data isn't organized in an easy to read layout and I have to click around to find what I need. I prefer to use Spredfast and RivalIQ...

Business Wire
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Writing and Editing

I use this service to get the word out about the companies I represent but also to look up information about subjects that I need to write about. Great service. I recommend it.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Tyler K.
Agency in Public Relations and Communications

While their prices are competitive with other industry vendors, the results almost never justify the cost. The fact of the matter is that traditional press releases and wire services are a dying breed and a press release will rarely guarantee organic media...

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Videos

 

Find and connect with the right influencers and journalists to share your brand's stories. Our suite of products and services are trusted by PR agencies and organizations across the world.

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Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure. Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire to accurately distribute market-moving news and multimedia, host online newsrooms and IR websites, build content marketing platforms, generate social engagements and provide audience analysis that improves interaction with specified target markets. Founded in 1961, Business Wire is a trusted source for news organizations, journalists, investment professionals and regulatory authorities, delivering news directly into editorial systems and leading online news sources via its multi-patented NX Network. Business Wire has 28 offices worldwide to securely meet the varying needs of communications professionals and news consumers.

Learn more at services.BusinessWire.com; and follow updates on Twitter: @businesswire or on Facebook.

In these videos, learn how your story becomes a news release, how to write a strong news release, what you need to add to optimize it for use, and the role Business Wire has in turning your news release into news.

Then learn how we've taken press releases to a whole new dimension with Business Wire Interactive Media, dramatically increasing your audience engagement with links to videos, images, PDFs and other content straight from your release.

Agility PR Solutions

Find and connect with the right influencers and journalists to share your brand's stories. Our suite of products and services are trusted by PR agencies and organizations across the world.

Cision Monitoring
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Business Wire

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure. Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire to accurately distribute market-moving news and multimedia, host online newsrooms and IR websites, build content marketing platforms, generate social engagements and provide audience analysis that improves interaction with specified target markets. Founded in 1961, Business Wire is a trusted source for news organizations, journalists, investment professionals and regulatory authorities, delivering news directly into editorial systems and leading online news sources via its multi-patented NX Network. Business Wire has 28 offices worldwide to securely meet the varying needs of communications professionals and news consumers.

Learn more at services.BusinessWire.com; and follow updates on Twitter: @businesswire or on Facebook.

In these videos, learn how your story becomes a news release, how to write a strong news release, what you need to add to optimize it for use, and the role Business Wire has in turning your news release into news.

Then learn how we've taken press releases to a whole new dimension with Business Wire Interactive Media, dramatically increasing your audience engagement with links to videos, images, PDFs and other content straight from your release.

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