Compare Blurb, Shopify, and Vistaprint

Pricing

 
Basic
$29
/ per month
 
Professional
$79
/ per month
 
unlimited
$179
/ per month
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Blurb
Free Trial Unavailable
Shopify
Basic
$29/ per month
Professional
$79/ per month
unlimited
$179/ per month
Free Trial Unavailable
Vistaprint
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.0
8.7
8.8
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.7
8.8
8.9
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
8.6
8.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.7
8.9
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.9
8.5
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
8.7
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.8
8.4
7.5
Meets Requirements
Blurb
9.0
Shopify
8.7
Vistaprint
8.8
Ease of Use
Blurb
9.7
Shopify
8.8
Vistaprint
8.9
Ease of Setup
Blurb
Not enough data available
Shopify
8.6
Vistaprint
8.7
Ease of Admin
Blurb
Not enough data available
Shopify
8.7
Vistaprint
8.9
Quality of Support
Blurb
8.9
Shopify
8.5
Vistaprint
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Blurb
Not enough data available
Shopify
8.7
Vistaprint
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Blurb
8.8
Shopify
8.4
Vistaprint
7.5

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
66.7%
80.0%
63.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
16.7%
13.8%
25.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
16.7%
6.2%
11.1%
Blurb
Small-Business
66.7%
Mid-Market
16.7%
Enterprise
16.7%
Shopify
Small-Business
80.0%
Mid-Market
13.8%
Enterprise
6.2%
Vistaprint
Small-Business
63.4%
Mid-Market
25.4%
Enterprise
11.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Education Management
13.3%
Retail
14.5%
Marketing and Advertising
11.4%
 
Writing and Editing
6.7%
Marketing and Advertising
10.0%
Computer Software
5.6%
 
Professional Training & Coaching
6.7%
Apparel & Fashion
7.5%
Retail
4.4%
 
Photography
6.7%
Consumer Goods
5.6%
Information Technology and Services
4.4%
 
Marketing and Advertising
6.7%
Internet
4.5%
Higher Education
3.9%
 
Other
60.0%
Other
57.9%
Other
70.4%
Blurb
Education Management
13.3%
Writing and Editing
6.7%
Professional Training & Coaching
6.7%
Photography
6.7%
Marketing and Advertising
6.7%
Other
60.0%
Shopify
Retail
14.5%
Marketing and Advertising
10.0%
Apparel & Fashion
7.5%
Consumer Goods
5.6%
Internet
4.5%
Other
57.9%
Vistaprint
Marketing and Advertising
11.4%
Computer Software
5.6%
Retail
4.4%
Information Technology and Services
4.4%
Higher Education
3.9%
Other
70.4%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jenny H.
User in Arts and Crafts

What I love about Blurb is that it brings book publishing to the masses! In this digital age where we never look at our photos after we've taken them, Blurb makes it so easy to make a great family album or record a special event with ease and then order it...

Tom N.
User in Publishing

To preface, I have a background in consulting for eCommerce store owners and have also launched my own web successful web store (using Shopify). Shopify is my #1 recommended eCommerce solution for any online merchant that doesn't require an extensive...

Kristin H.
User in Higher Education

VistaPrint is a good all-in-one solution for people who are trying to get a business off the ground, and need an easy way to start the branding process. It's easy to use so that even the less web-savvy among us can quickly set up a website, business cards,...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Individual & Family Services

Lately, since they've begun to be more popular, they have been making mistakes on the printing, specifically with the quality of it. Some come out with missing pages, others with ink spots or lines, etc. And they seem to not be as good at replacing the...

James D.
User

Needed to add to many plugins to make it like professionals and the SEO was iffy. Even though it was nice designs a lot where very general to bring it to the next level.

Cate C.
User in Higher Education

VistaPrint goes for the hard sell every time. When you're trying to check out you end up going through a few different windows asking if you'd like to get envelope labels, mugs, business cards etc. etc. with the same design.

 
Blurb
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jenny H.
User in Arts and Crafts

What I love about Blurb is that it brings book publishing to the masses! In this digital age where we never look at our photos after we've taken them, Blurb makes it so easy to make a great family album or record a special event with ease and then order it...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Individual & Family Services

Lately, since they've begun to be more popular, they have been making mistakes on the printing, specifically with the quality of it. Some come out with missing pages, others with ink spots or lines, etc. And they seem to not be as good at replacing the...

Shopify
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Tom N.
User in Publishing

To preface, I have a background in consulting for eCommerce store owners and have also launched my own web successful web store (using Shopify). Shopify is my #1 recommended eCommerce solution for any online merchant that doesn't require an extensive...

Most Helpful Critical Review
James D.
User

Needed to add to many plugins to make it like professionals and the SEO was iffy. Even though it was nice designs a lot where very general to bring it to the next level.

Vistaprint
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Kristin H.
User in Higher Education

VistaPrint is a good all-in-one solution for people who are trying to get a business off the ground, and need an easy way to start the branding process. It's easy to use so that even the less web-savvy among us can quickly set up a website, business cards,...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Cate C.
User in Higher Education

VistaPrint goes for the hard sell every time. When you're trying to check out you end up going through a few different windows asking if you'd like to get envelope labels, mugs, business cards etc. etc. with the same design.

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