Compare HappyFox, MindTouch, Freshdesk, and Zoho Desk
 
HappyFox
HappyFox
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MindTouch
MindTouch
Optimized for quick response
Freshdesk
Freshdesk
Zoho Desk
Zoho Desk
Optimized for quick response

Pricing

 
Mighty
$29
per staff / month
Sprout
Free
for UNLIMITED agents
FREE
$0
/agent/month
 
Fantastic
$49
per staff / month
Blossom
$19
/ agent / month billed annually
PROFESSIONAL
$12
/agent/month
 
Enterprise
$69
per staff / month
Garden
$35
/ agent / month billed annually
ENTERPRISE
$25
/agent/month
 
Enterprise Plus
$89
per staff / month
Estate
$49
/ agent / month billed annually
 
Forest
$89
/ agent / month billed annually
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Free Trial
HappyFox
Mighty
$29per staff / month
Fantastic
$49per staff / month
Enterprise
$69per staff / month
Enterprise Plus
$89per staff / month
Free Trial Unavailable
MindTouch
Free Trial Unavailable
Freshdesk
Sprout
Freefor UNLIMITED agents
Blossom
$19/ agent / month billed annually
Garden
$35/ agent / month billed annually
Estate
$49/ agent / month billed annually
Forest
$89/ agent / month billed annually
Free Trial
Zoho Desk
FREE
$0/agent/month
PROFESSIONAL
$12/agent/month
ENTERPRISE
$25/agent/month
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.9
8.1
8.5
8.7
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.3
8.1
8.8
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.9
7.7
8.5
8.2
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.1
8.2
8.7
8.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.2
8.7
8.9
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.3
8.8
8.8
8.5
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
9.3
7.9
8.6
8.7
Meets Requirements
HappyFox
8.9
MindTouch
8.1
Freshdesk
8.5
Zoho Desk
8.7
Ease of Use
HappyFox
9.3
MindTouch
8.1
Freshdesk
8.8
Zoho Desk
8.5
Ease of Setup
HappyFox
8.9
MindTouch
7.7
Freshdesk
8.5
Zoho Desk
8.2
Ease of Admin
HappyFox
9.1
MindTouch
8.2
Freshdesk
8.7
Zoho Desk
8.4
Quality of Support
HappyFox
9.2
MindTouch
8.7
Freshdesk
8.9
Zoho Desk
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
HappyFox
9.3
MindTouch
8.8
Freshdesk
8.8
Zoho Desk
8.5
Product Direction (% positive)
HappyFox
9.3
MindTouch
7.9
Freshdesk
8.6
Zoho Desk
8.7

Features

Knowledge Share
Knowledge Base
HappyFox
8.5
MindTouch
9.2
Freshdesk
8.8
Zoho Desk
8.6
Searchable Articles
HappyFox
8.8
MindTouch
8.2
Freshdesk
8.6
Zoho Desk
8.6
Community Forums
HappyFox
Not enough data available
MindTouch
Not enough data available
Freshdesk
8.4
Zoho Desk
8.3
Interactive FAQs & Forums
HappyFox
Not enough data available
MindTouch
Not enough data available
Freshdesk
8.5
Zoho Desk
8.4
Interaction
Web Portals
HappyFox
7.2
MindTouch
8.8
Freshdesk
7.2
Zoho Desk
8.4
Forum to Reponse
HappyFox
8.1
MindTouch
Not enough data available
Freshdesk
8.5
Zoho Desk
8.4
Tickets and Tagging
HappyFox
9.3
MindTouch
8.0
Freshdesk
8.8
Zoho Desk
8.7
Live Chat
HappyFox
8.1
MindTouch
8.1
Freshdesk
8.8
Zoho Desk
8.5

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
46.4%
18.4%
53.1%
71.9%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
38.1%
59.2%
36.1%
22.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
15.5%
22.4%
10.8%
5.8%
HappyFox
Small-Business
46.4%
Mid-Market
38.1%
Enterprise
15.5%
MindTouch
Small-Business
18.4%
Mid-Market
59.2%
Enterprise
22.4%
Freshdesk
Small-Business
53.1%
Mid-Market
36.1%
Enterprise
10.8%
Zoho Desk
Small-Business
71.9%
Mid-Market
22.3%
Enterprise
5.8%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
14.1%
Computer Software
36.4%
Information Technology and Services
20.4%
Information Technology and Services
24.2%
 
Computer Software
12.2%
Information Technology and Services
16.7%
Computer Software
14.0%
Computer Software
10.7%
 
Higher Education
6.4%
Financial Services
7.6%
Internet
5.9%
Marketing and Advertising
4.1%
 
Real Estate
3.8%
Telecommunications
6.1%
Education Management
3.7%
Internet
4.0%
 
Education Management
3.8%
Internet
4.5%
E-Learning
3.4%
Telecommunications
3.9%
 
Other
59.6%
Other
28.8%
Other
52.7%
Other
53.0%
HappyFox
Information Technology and Services
14.1%
Computer Software
12.2%
Higher Education
6.4%
Real Estate
3.8%
Education Management
3.8%
Other
59.6%
MindTouch
Computer Software
36.4%
Information Technology and Services
16.7%
Financial Services
7.6%
Telecommunications
6.1%
Internet
4.5%
Other
28.8%
Freshdesk
Information Technology and Services
20.4%
Computer Software
14.0%
Internet
5.9%
Education Management
3.7%
E-Learning
3.4%
Other
52.7%
Zoho Desk
Information Technology and Services
24.2%
Computer Software
10.7%
Marketing and Advertising
4.1%
Internet
4.0%
Telecommunications
3.9%
Other
53.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
NARAYANA MOORTHY K.
Administrator in Financial Services

HappyFox is highly user friendly. It has brought down my response time. We now work like a Real TEAM. It was easy to deploy. No Down time. Reliable. 1 . Smart Rules helps me to improve on a daily basis. 2. Email integration is terrific. 3. We dont need...

Charity D.
Industry Analyst / Tech Writer in Computer Software

We converted an entire documentation set from old-school FrameMaker-based PDFs to Mindtouch online help in less than a month. In the old tech writing world, this scheme would be laughably "impossible." Having previously worked in many Content Managements...

Clyde C.
User in Music

Freshdesk is a big improvement over handling support via email. It keeps responses from customers together and provides good tools for sharing support responsibilities with other agents. The "solutions" section is very helpful to my customers and is easier...

Garret A.
User in Information Technology and Services

The task distribution system, reports, chat system and client database management are the best things in this application. Excellent multi-channel support and an excellent interface - Integrating the knowledge base into ticket design is really neat! The...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

Navigation from ticket to ticket. Sometimes a bit slow to process.

G2 Crowd User

Mindtouch support. Mindtouch price-performance ratio. Mindtouch promises, not kept. Dekiscript. Templates overwritten. Mindtouch prices.

Ted F.
Administrator in Mining & Metals

They do not offer a WYSIWYG editor globally.

G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

I absolutely despise the amount of effort required to do a basic filter; the fact that it is super easy to create a new user when an existing user already matches on email (simply by doing things out of order); that you have to click twice to search...

 
HappyFox
Most Helpful Favorable Review
NARAYANA MOORTHY K.
Administrator in Financial Services

HappyFox is highly user friendly. It has brought down my response time. We now work like a Real TEAM. It was easy to deploy. No Down time. Reliable. 1 . Smart Rules helps me to improve on a daily basis. 2. Email integration is terrific. 3. We dont need...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

Navigation from ticket to ticket. Sometimes a bit slow to process.

MindTouch
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Charity D.
Industry Analyst / Tech Writer in Computer Software

We converted an entire documentation set from old-school FrameMaker-based PDFs to Mindtouch online help in less than a month. In the old tech writing world, this scheme would be laughably "impossible." Having previously worked in many Content Managements...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

Mindtouch support. Mindtouch price-performance ratio. Mindtouch promises, not kept. Dekiscript. Templates overwritten. Mindtouch prices.

Freshdesk
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Clyde C.
User in Music

Freshdesk is a big improvement over handling support via email. It keeps responses from customers together and provides good tools for sharing support responsibilities with other agents. The "solutions" section is very helpful to my customers and is easier...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Ted F.
Administrator in Mining & Metals

They do not offer a WYSIWYG editor globally.

Zoho Desk
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Garret A.
User in Information Technology and Services

The task distribution system, reports, chat system and client database management are the best things in this application. Excellent multi-channel support and an excellent interface - Integrating the knowledge base into ticket design is really neat! The...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

I absolutely despise the amount of effort required to do a basic filter; the fact that it is super easy to create a new user when an existing user already matches on email (simply by doing things out of order); that you have to click twice to search...

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