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Backlog Alternatives

How do Backlog alternatives compare?

ClickUp and Wrike stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Backlog to its top 100 alternatives, Kissflow Project has the highest rating, with Agile Task Board as the runner-up, and Backlog ranking 52nd place. Slack has the most reviews with a total of 20,193, while Backlog has 75. Users say Setapp tops the list for value for money followed by Quixy, while Backlog comes in 79th. Users also say Kissflow Project and StandupPro are the easiest to use, while Backlog takes 51st place.


How do I choose the best Backlog alternative?

Browse our list of competitors to find the tool that's right for your team and workflow. Filter apps by features, pricing, ratings, integrations, devices and more. Read verified reviews and discover what other people in your industry are using. Compare apps side by side to find the best match for your business.


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Top 100 alternatives

ClickUp

4.7
(2,117)

Project management, task tracking, & professional goal tools

Pricing

Starting from

$5/month

Value for money

4.7

0.4

4.3

What users say about ClickUp's value for money

Free trial was great and lasted a while. Once we needed to upgrade, the price was competitive and affordable.

Jay A.

I like rich set of features and ease of use. Very useful and cost effective tool for organising and delegating tasks.

KK

Krzysztof K.

Total

29

92

43

features in common

29

features in common

ClickUp's unique features

  • Job Tracking

  • Availability Indicator

  • Template Management

  • Calendar Management

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Mobile Integration

  • Issue Tracking

  • Wiki

Wrike

4.2
(1,637)

Manage your projects from start to finish with Wrike

Pricing

Starting from

$9.80/month

Value for money

4.0

0.3

4.3

What users say about Wrike's value for money

It has definitely improved our capability as a team so we have gotten good return on investment from it.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

The price and feature list look great. The marketing and landing page talked about it being perfect for agencies like mine.

Charles K.

Total

28

85

43

features in common

28

features in common

Wrike's unique features

  • Project Budgeting

  • Calendar Management

  • Collaborative Review

  • Automatic Backup

Backlog's unique features

  • Burndown Charts

  • Mobile Integration

  • Milestone Tracking

  • To-Do List

Jira

4.4
(10,020)

Project & Issue Tracking Software - See why we're #1!

Pricing

Starting from

$7/month

Value for money

4.2

0.1

4.3

What users say about Jira's value for money

If you are invested in the Atlassian ecosystem then the integration is great. They provide everything you need to successfully manage your software projects.

JS

John S.

For this and much more we recommend using Jira. It is an excellent platform, with a fairly affordable price.

SB

Sarah B.

Total

14

41

43

features in common

14

features in common

Jira's unique features

  • Action Management

  • Communication Management

  • Timeline Management

  • Customizable Reporting

Backlog's unique features

  • Assessment Management

  • Email Integration

  • Document Storage

  • Multiple Projects

monday.com

4.6
(2,238)

Project Management Made Easy

Pricing

Starting from

$29/month

Value for money

4.3
4.3

What users say about monday.com's value for money

It had a fairly clean and organized design. It was easy to use and the price was good for what we needed.

GR

Greg R.

I tried out Monday.com because I saw ads for it on the subway. It has a lot of great functionality for scheduling and project manager, but the cost is out of our reach at this point.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

26

133

43

features in common

26

features in common

monday.com's unique features

  • Collaborative Review

  • Customizable Templates

  • Communications Calendar

  • Asset Lifecycle Management

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Permission Management

  • Multiple Projects

  • Wiki

Asana

4.4
(9,493)

Project and work management for teams of all sizes.

Pricing

Starting from

$10.99/month

Value for money

4.4

0.1

4.3

What users say about Asana's value for money

I loved the look and feel, it is very practical and a perfect experience if you are a beginner with proyect manager programs. It is a good price-value exchange.

sN

shana N.

It was a very good tool to use, highly user friendly, quite effective and very visually attractive. This tool is great for startups in my opinion and the price is fair for the features it has.

Aliz G.

Total

33

138

43

features in common

33

features in common

Asana's unique features

  • Team Calendars

  • Customizable Reporting

  • Filtered Views

  • Data Import/Export

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • SSL Security

  • Wiki

  • Role-Based Permissions

ProWorkflow

4.5
(230)

Project Management & Time Tracking For Teams Of Any Size.

Pricing

Starting from

$20/month

Value for money

4.4

0.1

4.3

What users say about ProWorkflow's value for money

A solid software for small ad or creative agencies that need to track projects. Easy to learn and has some good capabilities for tracking time against budget.

Martha M.

Our company chose this software as a lower-cost solution from other, more robust tools out there. It definitely has a lot of features, I just wish they weren't so complicated.

DP

Danielle P.

Total

30

105

43

features in common

30

features in common

ProWorkflow's unique features

  • Audit Trail

  • Single Sign On

  • Subcontractor Management

  • Reminders

Backlog's unique features

  • Bug Tracking

  • @mentions

  • Issue Tracking

  • Authentication

Easy Projects

4.4
(200)

Project management and collaboration tools

Pricing

Starting from

$24/month

Value for money

4.3
4.3

What users say about Easy Projects' value for money

Easy projects holds all projects notes, so you don't have to go digging through emails. The upgrades to the system have been ongoing and great improvements but at a great price.

RR

Rhonda R F.

Organise my projects and tasks for multiple projects. Helps keep project budgets visible and keeps the team accountable.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

30

111

43

features in common

30

features in common

Easy Projects' unique features

  • Reminders

  • Quote Management

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Billing & Invoicing

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Project Notes

  • Milestone Tracking

  • Assessment Management

Productboard

4.8
(114)

Customer-driven product management system

Pricing

Starting from

$20/month

Value for money

4.4

0.1

4.3

What users say about Productboard's value for money

Visibility of how important our customer's feature requests are considering a number of things that are important to our company ex. vision, growth, revenue etc.

TE

Tasos E.

Instead of investing in "power" features for more complex roadmaps, productboard focuses on ease of use and straightforward roadmap creation.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

10

28

43

features in common

10

features in common

Productboard's unique features

  • Activity Tracking

  • Feedback Management

  • Progress Tracking

  • Trend Analysis

Backlog's unique features

  • Version Control

  • Burndown Charts

  • To-Do List

  • Email Integration

Miro

4.7
(272)

#1 Online collaborative whiteboard platform for teams

Pricing

Starting from

$10/month

Value for money

4.5

0.2

4.3

What users say about Miro's value for money

I had an initial love affair with Realtimeboard and had a subscription since 2016/17. Growth and then VC funding last year together with the re-branding debacle are forcing me to re-think that love.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

It was super easy to convert from the free version to the full version. Did not lose anything in the process and the added benefits of the full version are well worth the price.

TE

TJ E.

Total

9

30

43

features in common

9

features in common

Miro's unique features

  • Multi-Department / Project

  • Agile Software Development

  • Meeting Management

  • Organizational Charting

Backlog's unique features

  • Wiki

  • To-Do List

  • Burndown Charts

  • Task Tracking

Smartsheet

4.4
(1,574)

An online work execution platform for any size organization.

Pricing

Starting from

$14/month

Value for money

4.3
4.3

What users say about Smartsheet's value for money

The survey Functionality is adequate and the ability to connect between other services is useful but will cost extra. The User Usage data is also helpful in removing unused License.

RH

Robert H.

You can pull off amazing things if you sit down and build it. I was able to build a completely automated revenue and labor estimator that shows me how profitable each member of my team is.

NB

Nick B.

Total

29

69

43

features in common

29

features in common

Smartsheet's unique features

  • Secure Data Storage

  • Calendar Sync with Google

  • Collaborative Workspace

  • Reminders

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Milestone Tracking

  • @mentions

  • Wiki

Ravetree

4.4
(17)

Award-winning work management solution

Pricing

Starting from

$29/month

Value for money

4.4

0.1

4.3

What users say about Ravetree's value for money

What Ravetree has going for it is management of the project along with progress against budget.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

In addition, Customer rep has consistently delivered the human element of a technology/subscription delivery and made it feel like we were a priority at each at every turn.

BB

Brent B.

Total

30

138

43

features in common

30

features in common

Ravetree's unique features

  • Automatic Notifications

  • Multi-Currency

  • Performance Reports

  • Billable Hours Tracking

Backlog's unique features

  • API

  • Ideation

  • Gantt Charts

  • Access Control

Samepage

4.8
(808)

Real-Time Team Collaboration & Project Management Software

Pricing

Starting from

$7.50/month

Value for money

4.8

0.5

4.3

What users say about Samepage's value for money

The best part is that the price is so reasonable which makes this software so worth it.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

After we got burned on many paid programs, I was very pleased that SamePage can be tested for free, moreover, for small projects there is generally a free tariff.

MD

Maria D.

Total

30

116

43

features in common

30

features in common

Samepage's unique features

  • Application Integration

  • Project Tracking

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Archiving & Retention

Backlog's unique features

  • Burndown Charts

  • Milestone Tracking

  • Issue Tracking

  • Assessment Management

Trello

4.5
(18,682)

Visual collaboration tool for shared project perspectives

Pricing

Starting from

$12.50/month

Value for money

4.6

0.3

4.3

What users say about Trello's value for money

Ease of organization and simple, intuitive layout are the strengths. Undoubtedly, for the cost benefit, one of the best software I have ever used for this purpose.

Ed

Evander d.

Pricing is great I love software that has entry level packages that are free. It allows you to be able to try out the software for a small project than scale from there.

Andre L.

Total

26

53

43

features in common

26

features in common

Trello's unique features

  • Desktop Notifications

  • Activity Management

  • Data Import/Export

  • Voting

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Ideation

  • Gantt Charts

  • Wiki

Bitrix24

4.0
(449)

100% free CRM, collaboration and communication tool suite

Pricing

Starting from

$24/month

Value for money

4.2

0.1

4.3

What users say about Bitrix24's value for money

It has great value for money and pricing is unbeatable as compared to other software solutions in the market for same purpose. Brilliant within the company social feature.

Irfan A.

They are responsive in their support. I enjoy how the various functions are available to low-price users.

AW

Anna W.

Total

24

90

43

features in common

24

features in common

Bitrix24's unique features

  • Forms Management

  • Pipeline Management

  • HR Management

  • Billing & Invoicing

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Ideation

  • Deadline Management

  • Requirements Review

Rindle

4.9
(18)

Flexible Process & Workflow Management

Pricing

Starting from

$9/month

Value for money

4.9

0.6

4.3

What users say about Rindle's value for money

The price-point is very reasonable. The staff over at Rindle are very friendly and respond quickly to questions when help is needed.

Joshua M.

Rindle has been great for us as a small company, needing to stay organized across many different areas, but with a small budget.

KD

Kelly D.

Total

14

47

43

features in common

14

features in common

Rindle's unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • Avatars

  • Project Time Tracking

  • Tagging

Backlog's unique features

  • Assessment Management

  • Custom Fields

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Milestone Tracking

Forecast

4.5
(51)

A full-suite alternative to point project mgmt solutions

Pricing

Starting from

$29/month

Value for money

4.4

0.1

4.3

What users say about Forecast's value for money

Forecast is really good to keep a planning on tracks and to have a view of your costs during the project.

Fd

François d.

You can easily record time invested for each activity which allows you to validate the real costs of the development of each one.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

29

85

43

features in common

29

features in common

Forecast's unique features

  • Portfolio Management

  • Budgeting

  • Calendar Management

  • Billing & Invoicing

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Milestone Tracking

  • Ideation

  • Wiki

MeisterTask

4.7
(890)

Collaboration and task management tool

Pricing

Starting from

$8.25/month

Value for money

4.6

0.3

4.3

What users say about MeisterTask's value for money

Pricing seems great, what you get for the price is fair and I even love the different backgrounds and quotes each day- So inspiring. I can't even imagine using anything else.

NH

Nancy H.

My overall experience with meistertask has left me stunned at such an amazing tool for such an affordable price. I use this tool daily and it helps my company stay organized.

LB

Logan B.

Total

27

67

43

features in common

27

features in common

MeisterTask's unique features

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Calendar Sync with Google

  • Collaborative Workspace

  • Automatic Backup

Backlog's unique features

  • Authentication

  • Ideation

  • Gantt Charts

  • Role-Based Permissions

BigTime

4.6
(520)

Time, billing, expense, and project management software

Pricing

Starting from

$10/month

Value for money

4.5

0.2

4.3

What users say about BigTime's value for money

Very cost effective compared to other solutions. It requires little time to produce reports and the engineers find the UI for entering time easy and fast.

DP

David P.

It's been a journey we never want to return from. Its Big time all the way as it has simplified our work and increased productivity and revenue for us.

II

Isaac I.

Total

21

108

43

features in common

21

features in common

BigTime's unique features

  • Email Notifications

  • Audit Trail

  • QuickBooks Integration

  • Receipt Management

Backlog's unique features

  • Assessment Management

  • Data Import

  • Commenting

  • Issue Tracking

Mavenlink

4.2
(410)

Project Management, Resource Planning, & PSA software

Pricing

Starting from

$39/month

Value for money

4.0

0.3

4.3

What users say about Mavenlink's value for money

Happy to have approvals, but they could be more flexible. Managing budgets against project timelines.

MC

Matthew C.

Moving forward it also manages the budget and time of my projects in a way that completely favors me and also it accommodates my working efficiencies as well.

Angela B.

Total

27

108

43

features in common

27

features in common

Mavenlink's unique features

  • Email Alerts

  • Asset Management

  • Project Tracking

  • Real Time Analytics

Backlog's unique features

  • Burndown Charts

  • Milestone Tracking

  • Issue Tracking

  • Summary Reports

Proggio

4.6
(22)

Patent based Project & Portfolio Management Solution

Features

Total

11

32

43

features in common

11

features in common

Proggio's unique features

  • Action Planning

  • Expense Tracking

  • Portfolio Management

  • Drag & Drop Interface

Backlog's unique features

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Charting

  • File Management

GanttPRO

4.7
(201)

Online Gantt chart software for project management

Pricing

Starting from

$4.50/year

Value for money

4.6

0.3

4.3

What users say about GanttPRO's value for money

Very good, everyone in the company loves it, it's good value for money.

GS

Gee S.

Besides the online livechat can help you in any case. Furthermore, it is possible to fit your group size at a fair price just consulting the livechat.

FP

Fernando P.

Total

12

27

43

features in common

12

features in common

GanttPRO's unique features

  • Automated Scheduling

  • Progress Tracking

  • Project Estimating

  • Project Time Tracking

Backlog's unique features

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Data Import

  • Custom Fields

  • Ideation

Nifty

4.8
(103)

Project management, task tracking, & team collaboration hub.

Pricing

Starting from

$49/month

Value for money

4.9

0.6

4.3

What users say about Nifty's value for money

Its price point vs features where perfect and this is what originally attracted me to the software I am interested to see what the future holds for the development of this software.

NF

Nathan F.

The interface is wonderful and elegant and ultimately for how useful it is, it's well priced.

Anton C.

Total

9

18

43

features in common

9

features in common

Nifty's unique features

  • Activity Tracking

  • Project Time Tracking

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Collaborative Workspace

Backlog's unique features

  • Wiki

  • Third Party Integration

  • Burndown Charts

  • Task Tracking

SpiraTeam

4.1
(92)

Complete Application Lifecycle Management

Pricing

Starting from

$42/month

Value for money

4.6

0.3

4.3

What users say about SpiraTeam's value for money

It can still improve with additional features such as mutiple copy paste, more stable build for IE 8 users. But an excellent buy for this price.

RS

Rahul S.

SpiraTeam provides a high level of functionality at an extremely affordable price point. I was extremely pleased with the responsiveness of Inflectra to every issue and suggestion I raised.

DT

Don T.

Total

3

4

43

features in common

3

features in common

SpiraTeam's unique feature

  • Text Editing

Backlog's unique features

  • Summary Reports

  • Wiki

  • Search Functionality

  • Burndown Charts