PressRush Review - why 4.5 stars?

PressRush Review
ITQlick Score: 92/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.5/5)
Pricing: 5/10 - average cost
Category: Press Releases -> PressRush
Ranking:Ranked 1 out of 19 Press Releases systems
Company: Aito Software
Pricing: starts at $49 per user/month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: PressRush pricing, PressRush alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 09, 2020

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What is PressRush?

PressRush is a cloud-based Press Releases software that allows users to connect with journalist talents through media monitoring and Open/Click tracking. It also allows them to create targeted lists for journalists and media lists that update automatically. These features afford organizations instances to determine the best fit for their press releases at a period.

The software highlight features include Reporter Profile Update, Article repository, Email research, and Email Notifications. PressRush is a product from the stables of Aito Software Inc., a technology establishment that began operations in 2011. It has its Headquarters in Joukahaisenkatu, Turku, Finland.

What is PressRush rating? ()

The rating of PressRush is 4.5 stars out of 5 and the total score is 92 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are PressRush's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is PressRush the best Press Releases?

PressRush is ranked 1 out of 19 software in their category (Press Releases systems).

What are PressRush's pros? (4 Pros)

  • The user experience of the software is straightforward
  • Users can add journalists to specified lists with a single click operation
  • The search function of the software allows for entries by name
  • PressRush can display Pitches by the recent entry

What are PressRush's cons? (1 cons)

  • The software does not show contact information on journalist entries in the database

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to PressRush: Prezly, BuzzStream, MyNewsDesk, GroupHigh, Cision, Critical Mention, TrendKite, ISEBOX, Business Wire, Pressat. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of PressRush?

The cost of license starts at $49 per user/month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 5 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for PressRush

What should you ask Aito Software during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with PressRush and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching PressRush in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

Is it the right software for you?

PressRush is fit for Small, Medium, and Large-sized organizations in Public Relations and Marketing industries. Mainly, Freelance Journalists, Marketing firms, and other Digital Marketing personnel would find PressRush useful for their operations. Somabar, SmartMat, and Big Noise PR are some of the customers that use the software.

PressRush's list of categories:

Marketing
Contact management

PressRush Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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PressRush
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$49 per user/month
Functionality
3
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Prezly
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$50 per month
Functionality
3
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BuzzStream
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
90/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$24 per user/month
Functionality
3
MyNewsDesk
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
89/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
4
GroupHigh
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
83/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
7/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$8,000 per user/year
Functionality
4
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.