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Buffer Reviews: Pricing and Features

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44/100

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Features & Functionality
Industry avg 6.32
 6/10
Ease of use
Industry avg 6.32
 6.4/10
Value for money
Industry avg 6.26
 6.4/10
Customer Support
Industry avg 6.26
 6/10
Best For:
  • Ease of use
  • Low cost software
would you reccommend Buffer ?

Manage by : Brian | Category : Social Media Marketing Software ,  | The score for this software has not changed over the past month.

Editors note – This review has been created by looking at 2221 datapoints and the opinions of actual users of the software and the company representative. Buffer as a FindrScore of 44.It’s also priced reasonably with the occasional promotions. If you are not tech-savvy then you will be pleased to know Buffer is fair easy to grasp.

Pros & Cons

8 Reasons to buy

  • Compared to others the price is reasonable
  • Offers free plan with multiple advanced features
  • Great features list
  • Advanced Analytics feature has been rated 60% above industry average
  • A contender in Social Media Management Tools
  • A contender in Social Media Automation Tools
  • Best for Ease of use
  • Best for Low cost software

4 Reasons not to buy

  • Support only includes emails
  • Content Curation feature has been rated 100% below industry average
  • Schedule Content feature has been rated 47% below industry average
  • Custom Posting times feature has been rated 100% below industry average

Buffer Pricing Overview

  • $15 / 
  • Freemium, Subscription
  • Starter Packs – Free, Pro

    • Free: $0/mo., 3 social accounts, 1 user, 10 scheduled posts per profile.
    • Pro: $15/mo., 8 social accounts, 1 user, 100 scheduled posts per profile.

    Business Plans – Small, Medium, Large

    • Small: $99/mo., 25 social accounts, 5 users, 2000 scheduled posts per profile
    • Medium: $199/mo., 50 social accounts, 10 users, 2000 scheduled posts per profile

    Large: $399/mo., 150 social accounts, 25 users, 2000 scheduled posts per profile.

Pricing ModelOpen Source 0%Subscription 67%Freemium 33%One-time License 0%Promotional Offers0% Free Trials 67%
$24.44

That is the average price for a solution in this field and Buffer is on the lower end so price wise it’s a great offer.

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After analyzing 7similar solutions the data above show that Blog2Social offers the lowesest starting price while ContentStudio offers the highest entry price.That being said is also worthtaking a closer look at whats on offer because sometimes you may get way more value for a solution with a higher entry price and vise versa

Key Features

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