Daylite for Mac

5 / 5 119 reviews

Who Uses This Software?

For MAC-BASED small businesses that want to win more business and get more done.


Average Ratings

119 Reviews
  • 5 / 5
    Overall
  • 4.5 / 5
    Ease of Use
  • 4.5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Starting Price
    $29.00/month/user
    See pricing details
  • Pricing Details
    Yearly paid plan is also available.
  • Free Version
    Yes
  • Free Trial
  • Deployment
    Installed - Mac
    Mobile - iOS Native
  • Training
    Documentation
    Webinars
  • Support
    Online
    Business Hours

Vendor Details

  • Marketcircle
  • www.marketcircle.com
  • Founded 1999
  • Canada

About Daylite for Mac

EXCLUSIVELY for Mac, iPhone & iPad. Daylite is a CRM, Lead Management & Project Management app ideal for teams of 2-50. Track leads and follow ups. Build custom sales pipelines. Segment customers for targeted campaigns. Save time with email templates & email blasts. Manage emails with Apple Mail integration. Share leads, tasks, and projects with your team. Great for sales teams, real estate professionals, design studios, law firms & more.


Daylite for Mac Features

  • Call Center Management
  • Campaign Management
  • Contact Management
  • Customer Support
  • Document Management
  • Email Marketing
  • Interaction Tracking
  • Landing Pages / Web Forms
  • Lead Management
  • Lead Scoring
  • List Management
  • Marketing Automation
  • Product Catalog
  • Project Management
  • Quotes / Proposals
  • Referral Tracking
  • Survey Management
  • Territory Management

Daylite for Mac Reviews Recently Reviewed!

We are very satisfied with Daylite, we are MAC user and Daylite is the best CRM available to us.

Nov 16, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: The perfect combination of CRM with Mail. The Daylite team always takes care of our concerns very quickly. You have also programmed a plugin especially for our needs in shortest time, this at a very good price/performance ratio.

Cons: To date (standing at 60,000 customers) we have not been able to find anything negative. Everything has always worked perfectly.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on November 17, 2017

Thank you Patricia for your review. We're happy to hear that Daylite is the best CRM for you and your team. We hope you and your team will continue to win more business with Daylite! :)

Extremely powerful, scalable and easy to use software!

Nov 15, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: The software can easily adapt to your needs. Automating tasks & reports can be done very easily and delegation of items in a team environment is very easy. The customer support team is very easy to deal with and are quick, efficient and friendly in their interactions letting you get back to being productive quickly!

Cons: Would like the ability to auto generate reports on given dates based upon preset filters for notes. Would alleviate time spent on repetitive tasks so long as team was diligent in uploading notes.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on November 16, 2017

Thank you for your review Ryan. I will definitely let our Design and Development team know about your feature request.

it can do a lot, half of i don't use or dont know how to use it.

Nov 11, 2017
3/5
Overall
2 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
2 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: linking with persons and projects. and the extension"time&budget". i like the opportunities.

Cons: i sometimes loose the overview. - the today list becomes too long. - its hard to follow the deligated items.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on November 15, 2017

Thank you Yurr for your review. I see that there might be some features you don't know how to use. Please feel free to join our Daylite webinar to learn more. :)

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Bloodstream of my business

Nov 08, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite helps me link and keep track of all aspects of my business, from client acquisition to project management.

Cons: I wish the program were a little snappier on my computer. Overall, this software is well-thought out and very powerful.

Overall: Daylite helps me manage all aspects of my small commercial photography business.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on November 15, 2017

Thank you Mihael for your review! We're happy to hear that Daylite helps you manage your small business.

So far so good. It does the majority of what we expect of a CRM.

Nov 05, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: - Connection with IPHONE (CRM on IPHONE, Contacts on Iphone)
- Very nice interface to use
- Tasks to delegate and delegated very nice to follow up
- Very nice to search people - companies based upon keywords

Cons: - No connection with OUTLOOK
- Customisation to add colours to links, for example in opportunities I would like to link people to an opportunity - if they are not considered good for the opportunity I would like them to show in RED, the validated people for a project I would like to see in GREEN.

Overall: Efficiency

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on November 06, 2017

Thanks Fabien for your review. We're glad that Daylite helps you run your business efficiently! Your feature requests has been sent to our Design and Development team for review.

Excellent package !

Nov 02, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: integrates well into osx, great flexibility to streamline my workflows, great interface and ease of use, fantastic ability to set up office systems for client files, administrative tasks, accounting and invoicing etc, making my office work super efficient. allows me to maintain my own precedent letters and documents - much better alternative than some dedicated legal software packages.

Cons: not much to dislike about this software really ! a few small bugs here and there but customer support has been fastastic.

Overall: efficiency and better control of workflow through my office

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on November 06, 2017

Thanks Scott for your review, and we're happy to know that Daylite helps you get more done.

Awesome! Easy to use and very easy to stay on top of all aspects of our business.

Nov 01, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: I find Daylite very easy to use and customizable for how I like to sort and organize everything that the software provides.

Cons: There is nothing that I have found thus far that causes me to not like Daylite. A little annoyance may be changing the spacing of the calendar time scale so that I can see my entire day on one screen without having to scroll up or down.

Overall: The benefit of keeping my day to day organized, which allows me to stay on top of things.

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It's not just the product but the customer service that makes a product.

Oct 29, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: I used this software a long tim ago and decided I needed to organise my business life again so took the time to look into the cloud based version (I had spent a week trying other CRM solutions but couldn't find one that did everything I needed as easily as Daylite). As I already had expectations of what I needed from the CRM I put it through it's paces on the 30 day free trial and every couple of days I asked some really awkward questions and I always got an answer which solved my problem. It's because of this I decided to purchase the product without waiting until the end of the 30 days. It's also great that I can use it on my mobile device as well as my laptop at home without any fuss as everything is synced and the licence is all included. The integration into the mac system and products like directmail was a real clincher for me as I wanted everything to talk to each other to really make the most of it.

Cons: There are a few quirks carried over from the original version but that is just me being really picky because they needed some cons fro the review.

Overall: Integration to other software to make it an integral part of my marketing system.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 30, 2017

Thank you Terry for your review. We're happy to hear that you've had a great experience with our Customer Service team, and decided to purchase Daylite.

What a great product. All-in-one for project management, contacts, calendar and email.

Oct 25, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: The concept of having all my project management, scheduling, and contacts in one program. Accessible everywhere on all my devices makes it super easy to stay on track.

The company itself is a major pro. They are constantly updating Daylite and keeping the program alive. It makes me feel very secure using the software. What little customer service experiences I had were all great.

Cons: The learning curve. It's pretty tough to figure out a good flow for your business. There is also a lot to the program. It takes a little time to get your workflow down, with tags and categories, but once you do it's a piece of cake.

If there were some basic examples or existing company examples on how they set up their Daylite workflow, that would've been super helpful.

Additional email integration would be nice. I do not use Apple mail so unfortunately, the email tab in Daylite sits dormant. Would be great if it could link up with other clients, or allow me to directly add any email address into Daylite.

The only other negative would be the desktop client aesthetics. The program looks a little outdated in terms of design but like my other cons, it's not enough to deter the user experience.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 26, 2017

Thank you for your review Michael. We're glad to hear that Daylite makes your business feel secure.

Great and helpful, CRM directly inside Mac Mail.

Oct 25, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Ties in directly with Mac Mail. Can even send personalized SMS to groups!
Very nifty and clever in terms of group organization and filters. Has helpful 3rd party plugins for telephony, dialing out and showing who's calling you. Gives other calendar and contact apps edit capabilities with CalDAV.

Cons: The printing capability e.g. for projects with tasks and notes could be improved, in order to take to a meeting. In the beginning there was an issue with handling pdf attachments in mass mails, but it seems it has been fixed now.

Overall: Save time get both more of an overview and drilldown capability into contact-specific information.

Excellent CRM program for any small business

Oct 24, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Customization and ease of integration with Mac OS and Mac environment. Also, mobile version of software is easy to use

Cons: lack of reporting tools and absence of instructions on how to maximize the reporting features, especially merging and importing information from custom forms

Overall: enables me to run my business efficiently

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 25, 2017

Thank you Blaine for your review. We're happy that you find Daylite to be an excellent CRM program for your small business. I will let Design and Development team know about your concern of lack of reporting tools.

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Seems to be a good company who cares about the user experience.

Oct 23, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: The biggest pro is how closely it resembles the apple format. It has been a very simple transition for our staff to make since they do not have to dig through window after window in a new database. The integration with Apple Mail is great as well.

Cons: The calendar can be confusing. And the iPad and iPhone apps, are tremendously under powered compared to what the desktop features can do. Main problem for us is the inability to view all calendars at one time on the iPad and iPhone. It is almost impossible for us to schedule a new client appointment for a team with only an iPad available.

Overall: It has helped us organize our sales and lead processes and file customer information. It has also got us away from using Apple iCal as our scheduling software.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 24, 2017

Thank you Samuel for your review. I will send your feedback to our Design and Development team.

Gives me structure for my day and the roadmap for my life.

Oct 19, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Seemless integration with calendar and contacts. It on my iMAC, iPhone, iPad and Powerbook. I just upgraded to the Cloud which allows me to manage myself anywhere, anytime with the touch of my finger.

Cons: There is nothing I can think of that I do not like about it. If I had to come up with something it would be that there are features I know are available but I have not yet learned how to use them.

Overall: Control of my business and my life.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 23, 2017

Thanks for your review Richard! We're super excited that Daylite gives you structure to your day and roadmap for your life! :) Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions regarding our features.

The best CRM I've ever used

Oct 16, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: 1. It does everything I want it to, including keeping track of contacts, calendars, tasks, projects pipelines, emails, notes, etc.
2. It integrates perfectly with David Good's Getting Things Done (GTD) methodology. In the past I've had to use two or three apps to do this. Daylite does it all in one place and does it very well.
3. It's reliable. I rarely have a glitch and - when I do - it's minor and tech support already has a fix.
4. It automatically creates backups of the data. I don't have to worry about that.

Cons: The biggest drawback is that it isn't easy to create templates for documents, labels and reports. To create a new label or report template, I need to go to my Daylite consultant, which costs me money. To create a new Word document template is clunky and requires experimentation.

A MAC CRM that meets all your needs, is intuitive and easy for every user, all with great support!

Oct 12, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: How easily I can create, link, & follow-up on tasks. There is no concern wondering what tasks I have, the priority, or where I left off, all because the CRM keeps me up to date on my tasks.

Cons: I liked least syncing multiple devices in multiple changing locations with self-serve, but Daylite Cloud solved that issue.

Overall: A great CRM.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 16, 2017

Thank you Matt for your review. We're happy that Daylite Cloud solved your syncing issue, and Daylite is helping you stay on top of your tasks.

Daylite Cloud is awesome!

Oct 12, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: I don't have to worry when I go on trips, if my Daylite is synching properly. It just works and that is fantastic!

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 16, 2017

Thank you Gordon for your love of Daylite Cloud and for your wonderful review. We're happy that Daylite helps run your business worry-free!

Daylite saves me time by integrating so many features into one application.

Oct 12, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: The integration of many features: contacts, calendar, projects, tasks, opportunities, email, notes, external files.
Reliability, especially the Cloud version.
Excellent customer support

Cons: Cost-it is expensive for a solopreneur.
Not available on Android.
It can be overwhelming to learn all of the new features.

Overall: Enhanced productivity.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 16, 2017

Thank you Paul for your review.

We build our business around daylite

Oct 11, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: the number of features and the fact the app works offline allow us to have a great speed and response.

Cons: we miss an online version that allows us to have people that not use mac to access the CRM, which could help us to expend the business to places where a Mac computer is too expensive.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 16, 2017

Thank you Hugo for your review, and we're happy to hear that Daylite helps build your business.

Daylite allows gives us the chance to run our business as efficiently as possible.

Oct 05, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: There are so many benefits that space and time do not allow me to list them. I'm sure I'm only using 30% of Daylite's functionality. I can't wait to get to the remaining 70%.

Cons: The email integration is excellent and essential. Please figure out how to do the same with text messages.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 06, 2017

Thank you Steve for your review.

Having a total control of my communication in my business

Oct 02, 2017
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: All my devices version, synchronize by Daylite Cloud. Doing things one time and be able to get offline if there is no internet connection temporarly.

Cons: Task are not enough dynamics but when you use them as they can give you, it is acceptable and efficient.

Overall: Control and mind free. My life in a safe place

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on October 04, 2017

Thank you Robert for your review. I'm glad Daylite Cloud offers you total control of your communication in your business.

Sometimes run unexpected disclosures or other bugs. Help Desk fantastic!!

Sep 27, 2017
4/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: No needs at the moment. I'm facilitate because I don't use it by smartphone. A colleague had problems in reading notes when offline by his i-phone

Overall: My boss needed a database for his contacts, working on Mac and i-Phone and this looks like to be the best solution, at the moment ;-)

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 28, 2017

Thanks Ilaria for your review.

Great product! Great support, though it is via email, still very prompt!

Sep 26, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: I'm probably not using Daylite to its full potential, but I can easily see if I was how powerful it would be!

Cons: No phone support, though over the years I have learned to trust their 24/7/365 email support. They will even do a screen share with you of you're having a particular problem. All in all, pretty impressive!

Overall: Great CRM useful on all my Apple devices remotely.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 27, 2017

Thank you Dan for your review! I will pass your love over to our Customer Service Team!

Effective

Sep 25, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: How it keeps my teams organized and meeting their deadlines. Easy to use and effective. Ability to check on mobile devices is great.

Cons: Would be nice if the information that is entered into projects produced invoices. If each job that was entered would be assigned an job number.

Overall: enhanced organization.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 26, 2017

Thank you David for your review.

Using since 2006. VERY satisfied.

Sep 20, 2017
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: The power & overall utility of the search function never ceases to amaze me.

Just starting to notice some of the finer details. Today I finally realized that some fields on a company or contact only show when they actually contain data. When no data, field is empty. Makes for much cleaner, less cluttered display.

Cons: Wish there were some way to document & manage the Keywords.

I will add a keyword... and then later wonder what I actually mean by it. Words, unless explicitly described are ambiguous.

Keywords may be something of a challenge when exposing use of Daylite to other users. Will my keyword meanings be obvious to them? I'll find out shortly.

Overall: Extremely powerful tool to organize & find information.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 21, 2017

Thank you David for your review! :)

easy to use and great for new agents

Sep 20, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: As a new realtor, I needed a CRM that was easy to understand and collaborate with the rest of our team. Daylite simplified a lot of processes that would have otherwise made an already intensive job even more so.

Cons: When reminders and tasks are dismissed on one device, it's not always synced to others - in particular my mobile. The tutorials were needed to get up and running quickly, but fortunately they were easy to follow and thorough!

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 21, 2017

Thank you Celeste for your review.

I look at Daylite as being my electronic office manager. Keeps me on track, and organized.

Sep 12, 2017
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: As a sole proprietor, I needed a package that would keep me on track, and organized throughout all aspects of running my business. When used religiously, Daylite reduces the stress of being a business owner, allowing me to concentrate on being a creative professional. I am just beginning to use Daylite to organize my new business efforts, and am confident that it's keen organizational features will help grow my business. Now cloud based, I have access to my synchronized Daylite data across all platforms, IOS & Mac, from anywhere I have an internet connection.

Cons: Fairly steep learning curve that is worth the initial pain. The user MUST be dilligent in entering all pertinent data related to a project, prospect, lead, opportunity et.al. Enter the pertinent data immediately into Daylite and you will be rewarded with a secure, and concise database of information structured to keep the business owner on track. BUT, you must take the initial efforts to enter pertinent data. So, it is a con, but work thru that initial pain and it will be rewarded.

Overall: Helps keep my business activities, new biz, existing clients, projects' coordination, and link to billings on track, helping to reduce the stress of running my business.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 13, 2017

Thank you very much Chris for your review!

Customizable and perfect for small office with large and growing clientele; intuitive for user, too.

Sep 12, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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4 / 5
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Pros: The many links and relationships are instrumental and easy to use and remember to use, and I absolutely love the mail integrator.

Cons: Mobile app has some syncing hiccups or takes a little long. Also, don't love paying for subscriptions now. While there is an option for server, clearly being phased out and forced to go cloud.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 13, 2017

Thank you for your review Tina.

Oh, what a relief it is.... to finally make the jump to Daylite online!

Sep 12, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: The integration of email, and tons of fields plus 13 extras, gives me plenty of flexibility to sort/select and find the record I'm looking for.
Fr'instance, say, it's somebody I met at a Rotary Club in some state, but forgot the name, I simply do a search on any word or phrase (not necessarily a keyword) and Daylite finds the likely matches, whether in an email, or a note, or whatever. The associations of who is connected to who (whom?) and how, helps to connected the dots even more.

Cons: While there are plenty of report formats, and capability to modify somewhat, this could be improved. The Access database (at least from what I recall years ago) had a neat way to select/order reports & forms, such as listing, say, customers by city, within county, within state, within region, etc.

Overall: Can't run our National non-profit without it.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 13, 2017

Thank you Ronald for your review. We're happy that Daylite helps you connect the dots for your non-profit!

Daylight users since 2008 for shared calendar, CRM, tracking of sales opportunities & projects.

Sep 11, 2017
4/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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4 / 5
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Pros: A very good set of sales and workflow management features and a solid build. We love how it integrates our calendars (for people and resources), sales funnel (including quoting), project communications, and CRM. Mail integration allows all emails to be linked to the relevant contact, company, project or opportunity in the main database, so that all team member can see project communications. we are starting to use Zaps to feed directly into the database from other applications.

Cons: Template engine is not intuitive.
Could do with greater automation in contact information capture, and the ability to link multiple email messages in Mail to the same person/project/company by selecting multiple messages in Mail (currently only possible to do this one message at a time).

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 13, 2017

Thank you Darryl for your review!

Really easy to use, and very good support

Sep 11, 2017
4/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: It really integrates well with all the Mac features and once you get to know you're way around it's easy to use.
There is very good support with tutorials and a very responsive support team to help answer any questions.

Cons: It can take a bit of time to find what you want through the menu options - I have to use trial and error at times. But I'm still a relative beginner.

Overall: All my client data in one place with all their details. An ability to organise them into groups and communicate with them in those groups.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 12, 2017

Thank you Sarah for your review!

I use Daylite for all my CRM needs across a variety of roles.

Sep 11, 2017
4/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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4 / 5
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Pros: The integration of communication traffic with the contacts lets me refer to back history without having to have a bottomless email box. It is enhanced by being synchronised across my iOS devices as well.

Cons: The lack of a tree hierarchy for companies. Instead the same company has to be entered repeatedly for every office involved.

Overall: It lets me have a tool that holds long term information on a series of different projects. I work across a wide variety of industries and it is open and flexible enough to allow a good level of adaptation. No product is perfect but this one suits my needs more fully than other online offerings.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on September 12, 2017

Thank you Mark for your review!

Stable, Mac (and iOS devices) dedicated CRM software, you're not going to need more

Sep 08, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Easy implementation, rich functionality, integration with other Apple devices, iOS app for working on the road. Every functionality worked on first try with one exception, but then again the customer support was perfect

Cons: The user interface looks a bit outdated, yet it is easy to navigate. There is self-serve (i.e. company hosted, one time purchase) and cloud version (subscription). The company seems to promote the cloud version and the functionalityof the self-serve is limited in comparison with the cloud. Yet even the self-serve version functionality is more than sufficient for anyone.

Overall: Streamlining of customer relation management and project management. Saves a lot of work.

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by Marketcircle on September 08, 2017

Thank you Michal for your review.

Great small business management product if you are only using apple OS X and IOS devices

Sep 07, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Great CRM with Opportunity and project tracking. Email integration to easily attach emails to Persons, Companies, Opportunities and/or Projects. All data is cross-linked based on relationship to other pieces of data in the system. Example - You can look up a company and see all the persons, opportunities and projects related to that company on one screen and jump to any of those persons, opportunities and projects by clicking on the link.

Cons: Only works on Apple OS X and IOS devices, No support for any other OS.
No Project Management features, only tracking
No Resource Management features.

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by Marketcircle on September 11, 2017

Thank you Alan for your review.

Changing from another company, I found Daylite easy to set up and use daily.

Aug 29, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: I love that I can just attach emails immediately to Daylite from the sidebar. And I have all information on a customer in front of me, in chronological order if I need to access their file. Being able to add notes and tasks is a plus as well.

Cons: I do not use the full capabilities of Daylite, so there may be a way to do this, but when I save an email into Daylite, the attachment does not come with it. I have to go back to my correspondence to look at the attachment.

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by Marketcircle on August 30, 2017

Thank you Anne for your review.

Daylite supports me to work how I think, natively on my Apple devices, convenient+safe in the cloud

Aug 29, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Rich linking -- My ADHD mind isn't deficient in attention - it makes rich connections. Daylite allows me to do that, too. If I think an association is important to capture, Daylite lets me do that. Many other CRM's force an association model on me. I like it that Daylite allows me to make the associations that make sense for me because it let's me later view different perspectives of those links -- everything (yes, everything) that's relevant to a person, an appointment, a note, an opportunity. If I think that's an important as it's top-of-mind, I capture that relationship for later use.

Integrated with native Mail.app -- It's great to link mail to sales opportunities (and people, and tasks and appointment, and projects) all without leaving mail. Then, when I'm back in DL, all that mail shows up when it's relevant. I don't have to go searching through INBOX.

Customer service -- World class. I wouldn't doubt if I were in the top 1% of customers requesting support. I've contacted them A LOT! I always get personal, courteous, expert responses. That's rare. I value that deeply.

Apple first -- The interface does not make concessions to Windows look-and-feel or UX. Yeah! As an Apple-only user, that suits my thinking and muscle memory just fine!

Underdogs -- I feel like I'm part of a movement -- an all-apple CRM that kicks butt for usability and productivity.

Cons: * Beyond-expert-level features and keybindings. Marketcircle is small, and doesn't (yet) have the customer base to get to the kinds of features that my power-user toolsmith mindset would want. For example, some actions require use of a mouse, and I'm a HUGE fan of keeping my fast fingers on the keyboard. That's a nit to pick, but it's the kind of detail that comes from a larger customer base.

Missing - a browser-based (or API) interface -- There are some times that I just don't have my phone or MacBook with me. It would be nice to use any-old-browser. Ah... the tradeoffs for being tightly coupled to Apple-only devices (BTW... See "pros" for same issue).

Overall: * Contact and Calendar on steroids! Rich linking to capture the rich relationships that really exist in the real world.
* Project/task management
* Opportunity management for an extended job search. This could not have happened via a spreadsheet, contrary to job coach advice. A job search is too rich to be 2-dimensional.
* Native Apple look-and-feel, and UX.
* Tracking multiple opportunities in my job search pipeline.
* Integration to email. It just fits in the tools I use every day.

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by Marketcircle on August 29, 2017

Thank you Michael for your wonderful review!

I love Daylite and they have great customer service!

Aug 29, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite is easy to understand and use. I love the design and functionality. It is quite a robust package! I especially like how you can work with the to do lists and the integration with MAC e-mail!

Cons: Unfortuntatly, Daylite is a bit pricey. Probably because you get more than a typical CRM. I would also like to have an external capability to schedule times in my calendar such as with Calendly but I am guessing they are working on a similar integration.

Overall: I have gotten greater structure and organisation in both my private and business life. Not to mention a much greater peace of mind due to the great overview of what is on my plate and training information in order to be more effective.

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by Marketcircle on August 29, 2017

Thank you Jannie for your review.

I've been using Daylite for almost 10 years. It is a good program and easy to understand.

Aug 23, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: It is generally intuitive and there are videos to help me understand how things work.

It is great for tracking customers and conversations.

Cons: The cloud data storage was difficult to set up. But, that was four years ago when there was a different cloud hosting company. Its better since Daylite took that on themselves.

Overall: Customer tracking

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by Marketcircle on August 23, 2017

Thank you Ken for your review.

Overall experience with Daylite has been great - very effective software.

Aug 23, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: The ability to bring a number of functions under the one roof, and link them together. Very good for overview of interaction with clients.

Cons: I think reporting could be more robust with the ability to more easily customise reports (if you don't have specific coding knowledge).

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by Marketcircle on August 23, 2017

Thank you Codie for your review. I will pass your comment regarding our report to our Design and Development Team!

This program is the complete package! I love it. Its user friendly and easy to work with.

Aug 23, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: I like being able to link emails to the people or companies in our customer base. It makes it easy to keep track of conversations and the sequence of events etc.

Cons: I wish there were more report printing options. Setting up a group is a bit confusing and i ended up going with a different set up. The Forms could be more useful if there were more options offered.

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by Marketcircle on August 23, 2017

Thank you Kristen for your review. Please contact us, and we would love to hear more about your thoughts on Forms.

When I want to forget about my work, Daylite doesn't.

Aug 22, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: I've been using Daylite for around seven years and run a paperless business using it. I've developed my system to more and more closely reflect my workflows. Creating 'activity sets' and 'pipelines' and applying them to projects ensures consistency of approach. The ability to link records gives the ability to build up complex relationships - and unlink them as necessary.

Cons: I can't really think of anything I don't like about Daylite! In the early days, there were synchronisation issues, but the software has moved on considerably since then. I'm now using the 'cloud' version. Even if my Macbook broke or I lost it - all of my work is safely stored on the cloud server.

Overall: I work using Daylite every day - a consummate business tool.

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by Marketcircle on August 22, 2017

Thank you Christoper for your review!

Daylite is the best CRM software on the mac...

Aug 22, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Daylite is so full featured that we see something new every week which allows us to be better organized and more productive.

Cons: Daylite is so comprehensive that setup to your liking can be daunting but stay with it as you will love it.

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by Marketcircle on August 22, 2017

Thanks Bruce for your review, and we're happy to hear that Daylite allows you to be more productive!

Great product with extraordinary customer service!

Aug 22, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: This product helps keep my team and I organized and on top of our game. We win more customers due to better follow up.

Cons: Not as easy to setup as I'd like. Need industry packs for product sales, not just service industries.

Overall: Better sales and productivity

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by Marketcircle on August 22, 2017

Thank you Paul for your review, and we're happy to hear that Daylite helps your team win more customers!

The software is constantly improving. Customer service has always been great!

Aug 17, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: It has developed to the point that I can use it as my go to program and continues to improve, replacing others used for contacts, tasks, appointments, planning, notes. All in one place would be my description.

Cons: The inability to sync with my iPhone and iPad when offline. I just switched to the cloud version which overall is better for me, not maintaining a server. But I do miss the offline syncing which I sometimes need.

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by Marketcircle on August 22, 2017

Thank you Bruce for your review.

Love how simple the software is to use - and if Im not sure - support is excellent.

Aug 16, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Free form or structured or both - a simple and elegant way to integrate emails and other communication.

Cons: Right now the iPhone app is not as fully functional - but I know there are changes coming. Looking forward to being able to tag emails to projects while on the road.

Overall: When your busy you need software (technology) to keep you on track and not do things twice. I allocate each new client to a project and use multiple tasks and activity sets to remind me whats next.

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by Marketcircle on August 17, 2017

Thank you Kelvin for your review.

Considering I've never used CRM software before, I came up to speed very quickly.

Aug 16, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Ease of use, easy integration with Apple's Mail application. It's easy to file away all relevant e-mails and link them to project, contact, opportunity, etc.

Cons: I wish there were an easy way to keep track of billable and/or business development hours. It can be done now, but it requires a calendar entry for each event. Then, filtering on keyword (e.g. "hours") allows quick overview. Rather, I would like to see a running balance of hours spent on each opportunity and project.

Overall: I love using it because it puts the items of most importance where they can be easily monitored and acted on. I've tried over the years to manage projects and opportunities using other organizational software, but none provide the links to allow the appropriate access to information that is needed for each task.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on August 16, 2017

Thank you Vali for our review. I have passed on your feature request to our Design and Development Team.

Daylite has become our business management platform

Aug 15, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Comments: If you are a MacOS based business looking for a workflow management I would definitely recommend Daylite

Pros: For our consulting business I did not think I could find a platform that would allow us to automate so much of our business development and project management. It even interfaces into our accounting system and works brilliantly on desktop, phone and tablet.

Cons: The biggest issue for us is that while the business is MacOS many of the consultants come with their own hardware and some are either Windows or Android. But there are work around with that.

The best project management app I have been able to find. I don't think another, as good, exists.

Aug 14, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite makes it very easy to track every project on my desk. I am a one woman company, working on a number of projects at any one given time and it could so easily be chaos without Daylite. Being able to view emails and documents within projects, as well as the ability to add notes is essential. Since I moved to a Cloud account it has been even better. Very reliable and easy to keep up to date while on the move. There is a lot that is customisable of which I only use a small amount, however that may change as I make use of the tutorials available. The calendar syncs across with ease and the 'Home' page is an essential tool, giving a clear view of the days appointments and tasks. Much of the software is customisable.

Cons: I am always seeking ways to work 'smarter' and thus save time. I would love it if there was a little more functionality so that I could input information on the Project page that would automatically populate a custom sheet in, say, reports. That would save me a huge amount of time. Being able to see the status of all projects and project history on one page would certainly be helpful to me.

Overall: Without this software it would be a great deal harder to control each of the projects I work on. Every project has a different client base and different suppliers, all of whom can be input into the system. It's the control over information that gives peace of mind.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on August 14, 2017

Thank you Elaine for your review. I will email you for there is a way to see all your projects in one view.

I can'y do my job without Daylite.

Aug 11, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: It's easy to use daily. Daylite keeps me on track for my day to day tasks. I can customize each customer with specific information.

Cons: The auto correct when searching for a person or company. When that happens sometimes a "new" account or person is created by mistake.

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by Marketcircle on August 11, 2017

Thank you for your review Jennifer.

Great! They have been very helpful and the software itself is very straight forward.

Aug 10, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Daylite is very easy to use. Any time I have needed to learn how to do something I have easy found a video tutorial of how to do it. It's not difficult to navigate and the support team is very helpful!

Cons: Nothing. I love it. I do wish it was compatible with Pc's so that all of our team members could use the desktop version as well.

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by Marketcircle on August 10, 2017

Thank you Sarah for your wonderful review!

Almost perfect.

Aug 04, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: How well Daylite and Apple Mail play together is a real strength. Capability to link almost anything. Utilization of the cloud and off line data is awesome feature.

Cons: Limited custom fields for organizations, contacts, opportunities, etc. Custom Fields are designed for only simple text. Report builder designed for computer science majors only. Lack of font size control.

Overall: Could not run my business without it.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on August 04, 2017

Thanks Christian for your review. Your request about custom fields has been sent to our Design and Development Team.

Daylite is a very comfortable tool to maintain your customer contacts, slaes chances and projects

Aug 04, 2017
3/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: The possibility to use it very flexible.
To link mails to contacts, projects and tasks.
Flexible Linkage with apple mail

Cons: The Selfserv installation does not support SSL security standards to share contacts and calendars
Usability of interface could be enhanced, e.g. when entering tasks

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by Marketcircle on August 04, 2017

Thank you Frank-Dieter for your review.

The one software that anyone needs from preparing quotation for clients to project delivery

Jul 31, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Apart from it being native on a OS X platform, I love the following organised feature that runs my business.
CRM : having my calendar linked with my clients.
Opportunities : having all my quotations to clients organised into one screen.
Projects : having all my projects in one location allows me to see my work flow.

There are tons of feature that Daylite provides and I could hardly go through a day without using it.

Cons: The software could be more graphical like basecamp, but I would choose Daylite anytime because of the functions.

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by Marketcircle on July 31, 2017

Thank you so much Matthew for your review.

The best crm i have seen and used

Jul 31, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Easy to use and it is usable for various purpouses. The customer service acts quick and good
It is not expansive

Cons: it is dificult to make your own reparts and it doesnot comunicate with exchange.

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by Marketcircle on July 31, 2017

Thank you Dick for your review, and we take pride in our Customer Service Team!

Wonderful program, works very well & has perhaps the best tech support I've ever experienced.

Jul 31, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Makes great use of the Apple OS & iOS systems. If you're on those platforms, why not use a program designed specifically to leverage them?!?

Cons: Only minor issues here; there are a few tweaks I'd like to make, but it's a solid system as it is. Would like an option for changes to some record fields to automatically feed into the history log (i.e. address changes, so you have a historical record of when you changed it etc).

Overall: Works well, easy to network with peers, it's become a key part of how we manage our business.

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by Marketcircle on July 31, 2017

Thank you Bill for your review. I have sent you feature request to our Design and Development Team.

I've used the Daylite CRM system for years and it keeps getting better.

Jul 28, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite is a fantastic value, with features that cost many times more through other systems. I needed a CRM dedicated for the Mac, and it has really delivered. The cloud syncing function works beautifully; perfect for the frequent traveler. Their tech support is particularly good, with very prompt responses every time I do have a problem.

Cons: I wish it had better reporting functions. The canned reports included are not particularly useful to me. Also wish it could easily print out my daily calendar, since I keep my to-do list and schedule in Daylite.

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by Marketcircle on July 28, 2017

Thanks Sue for your review!

Great application that works seamlessly on all of my devices.

Jul 13, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: It syncs beautifully across all devices. Enables me to have all of the information and interaction with my clients and projects all in one place. The interface with Apple Mail delivers the emails into my projects and that combined with files, notes, appointments, and tasks all being attached to my clients means I am always clear on what is happening with my projects.

Cons: Hard to find anything I like least as Daylite is my go-to software. Its a small thing but it would be nice if the calendar view could be changed so that I could see more of the day on the screen at the same time i.e. it is currently in half-hour increments which can't be changed and I often work in evenings and have to remember to scroll down to see appointments in the evening. Would be good if it was customizable to change the viewing to hour increments.

Overall: Makes my life and work easy to organise and keep up-to-date.

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by Marketcircle on July 13, 2017

Thank you Carol for your review! I will send your feature request along our Development and Design team!

Customer support is very responsive and personal. I recognize the same names from 5 years ago.

Jul 13, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: I enjoy the way the software integrates with Mac Mail, which allows me to associate emails with particular projects. I also like how easy it is to look up contacts that are associated with a project. It's nice to have all of the contact information available at a glance.

Cons: I wish the email functions integrated better with their sister software Billings Pro. Email is the primary method of communicating today, and billing can be based in large part on this type of communication.

Overall: I use this for case management; it easily allows me to easily track all events for a given project.

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by Marketcircle on July 13, 2017

Thank you Rocky for your review. I have sent your feature request regarding Billings Pro to our Development and Design Team.

This Is The Best Software Package I've EVER Used

Jul 11, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: The software is easy to use. The customer service team is OUT OF THIS WORLD. I love that they allow you 30 days to test the product. If you are a Mac/iPhone/iPad user, you MUST have this software. It brings everything I use (Calendar, Contacts, and Email) and simply rolls it into one. It's a tremendous value that leverages my time. I LOVE THIS COMPANY! I wish AT&T would take lessons from Daylite -- LOL!

Overall: Seamless integration of my email, contacts, and calendar into a great contact management system that leverages my time.

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by Marketcircle on July 11, 2017

Thank you Tommy for your review and support! :)

Daylite has become an invaluable member of the team during the 10 years we've been using it.

Jul 07, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite integrates seamlessly across the Apple devices of all our team members. It's easy to use, intuitive, easy to personalise and in essence, manages our customer relations for us. The new team function is brilliant, you can see at a glance other team members schedules and workflows, and makes communicating with them and delegating tasks simple. If you're Apple equipped, I'd give Daylite a try, it will revolutionise your business.

Overall: It's become an invaluable part of the team.

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by Marketcircle on July 07, 2017

Thank you Ben for your wonderful review and support!

Overall A Solid Product.

Jul 05, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: Ability to master schedule across all resources and personnel, create tasks and task lists, and see what everyone is working on all at once. The Customer Service is always top notch, and responds with insight and options. The ability to link entire teams to events.

Cons: The Price per person per month, it's one of the most expensive monthly subscriptions we have and thats counting higher end professional software like Avid and Protools. So we have to be selective about who can have access. There should be 2 tiers. Once for Mobile read only users, and one for full blown Computer access.

Overall: It's changed how I schedule, which is pretty intense for a studio.

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by Marketcircle on July 05, 2017

Thanks for the review and feedback Robert! We'd love to hear more about your ideas and perspective on pricing.

We've used Daylite in our office since 2008, and have found it overall to be a good program.

Jun 27, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
3 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: We find the program to be easy to use. When we encountered backup issues briefly, their tech support was quick to respond and helpful.

Cons: A bit pricey for an office with multiple subscribers. Would be nice to have a reduced price for local networks.

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by Marketcircle on June 28, 2017

Thank you John for your review, and for growing your business with Daylite for the past 9 years!

I took the plunge after 27 years of PC, Windows CE, Millenium, etc 3 years ago and love Daylite!

Jun 27, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Easy to use, very intuitive re ticklers, tasks, reports, etc. Since I'd been using an iPhone and iPad for years I thought I'd take a chance and try converting to a MAC, Daylite, etc and I'm glad I did!

Cons: Tough to read the gray details in tasks, something market Circle is addressing I'm told. Activating the arrows in Tasks to advance or rewind the month is a little challenging also.

Overall: I use this every day, 7 days a week (since personal ticklers, etc commonly accessed also)

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by Marketcircle on June 27, 2017

Thank you Ken for your review. Please be assured that your feature request is logged in our system. The Design and Development Team will be notified.

Designed for Mac to really meet the contact needs of my small business.

Jun 21, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
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5 / 5
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Pros: The integration to OS /iOS is nearly flawless and well maintained with virtually no downtime. Updates always stay ahead of the curve unlike other CRM solutions. Functionally you could not ask for more: Contact, Calendar, Task, Objectives along with contact history all in one place.

Cons: Index within contacts on iOS (IPhone especially) would be a big plus. Once you have a lot of contacts it's difficult to scroll.

Overall: Unified my goals and task management to move my business forward.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 21, 2017

Hi Jeff, thank you for your review. I have passed your "index within contacts in iOS" comment over to our Design and Development Team.

Excellent in keeping up with clients / tasks, everything

Jun 20, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Ease of use, integration with mail, very intuitive and comprehensive. Also, customer service is exceptional. They get back to you quickly and are always responsive.

Cons: The only thing that I can think of (and it isn't that important) is that I have multiple clients with the same company name and it is difficult to sometimes determine which company a person actually goes with

Overall: Productivity / organization

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 20, 2017

Thank you Jill for your support and review. We take pride in our Customer Service team, and we're happy to hear about your great experience.

Daylite has transformed the way we work, helped us to close more business and better manage projects

Jun 14, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite is robust but not overly complicated. The customization aspect is excellent. Our team loves using it for a myriad of reasons including - customization of reports, the plugins from IOSxpert - they are fantastic(!), the mobile version on iphone is completely wired in an user friendly, the new team-view features are superb as we are all able to help deliver on tasks and projects when it counts, the user interface is very clean and organized, the calendar integration with iCal and Google is excellent, the smart lists for projects and opportunities are totally functional and help speed up large scale project accessability while connecting team members...and the list goes on. I particularly like the option of dragging up the most pressing opportunities and project to the top tool bar and having them right at my fingertips.

We also integrate Merlin Project into the larger projects and it's compatibility is excellent. There is a bit of learning curve but once our team took the time to dig in and get under the hood of the cross functionality, it only made our project management easier. In fact, I would say that through Daylite, we have come to sell our project management skills and realize this vertical as a profit center for our small company.

Honestly, Daylite is a game-changer. Congratulations on all that you have accomplished and we look forward to continued roll-outs and developments.

Cons: Need to continue improving Apple mail to Daylite and it would be great to have a slack-like messaging component. Probably the biggest 'want' is the ability to output to word and excel in some capacity. Daylite will output to excel in a very limited fashion - it works, but it could be smoother. I realize that this 'ask' would probably require licensing from Microsoft in some capacity and it may be cost prohibitive.

Otherwise, Daylite is a fantastic platform for Apple shops. We have been using it since 2012.

Overall: Please read my survey results that I just submitted as it answers this question in depth.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 14, 2017

Thank you so much Tuey for your love of Daylite. We will pass your feedback to our Design and Development team.

Many years user. Very good

Jun 11, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: Works with mac mail with their DMI.
Does everything I need and more. Good feature and usage for filters.

Cons: Needs better pipe line view and usage.
Needs integrated geo map feature.
DMI needs an easy email reminder feature so you dont forget about an email you need an answer on
Needs a better way to extract company info from the web, linked in etc

Overall: Organise my contacts

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 12, 2017

Thank you Ben for your review, and we'd love to understand more regarding better pipeline views and usage. Please shoot me a message so we can have a quick chat.

Great all-in-one CRM, Lead Management and Workflow tool for our business!

Jun 08, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite helps us to keep all information about a contact in one place. We can have contact information, notes from every conversation, every email communication, every document we have sent, and every opportunity, project or task associated with the client. Daylite has a great deal of flexibility in the ways you can remind yourself about upcoming activities. It helps us keep commitments to prospects and clients.

Cons: We cannot find a way to scan and load contacts into Daylite. We also wish it interacted with Evernote. We also wish that we could create custom reports more easily. Right now, Daylite recommends that we use a partner to create reports.

Overall: Our company has been using Daylite for 5+ years. MarketCircle is great at listening to customers and making updates and changes that are helpful to us. We are an executive recruiting firm and use this software to track clients, candidates, and each position we are asked to fill.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 08, 2017

Thank you Lori for your review!

Powerful software suite for organising my business, though a bit intimidating at first.

Jun 06, 2017
5/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: Feature rich, integrates natively into OSX (including calendars and contacts). Basic features are intuitive and easy to learn.

Cons: There's a lot to this program, and not all of it quite jumps off the page. A more robust setup wizard would be nice, as well as some more preset connections and such for a wider variety of business types (even a searchable repository of these on MarketCircle's website would be great).

Integrations with non-OSX services also leaves a bit to be desired. Zapier functionality is pretty limited, and it can be tough to get that information out of the program into others.

Overall: Organises my business, tracks my calendar appointments, leads, and contacts, and just generally improves the experience of running my business. I've tried law-specific practice management solutions in the past, and Daylite blows them out of the water.

I have been a Daylite user for almost 10 years and they continue to make their product better.

Jun 05, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: GREAT, GREAT, GREAT CRM! Enjoy the user interface and the continued expansions that make the program better and better.

Cons: No direct calendar integration (on the Apple Watch). I get announcements but not the actual calendar parts.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 12, 2017

Thank you Lee for your review. I have sent your concerns regarding direct calendar integration on the Apple Watch to our Design and Development team.

Excellent value and pricing model

Jun 02, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Highly polished interface, good tech support, non-subscription model available, ease of organizing emails with other docs

Cons: I wish Billings and Daylite were one single program so that I could do billing within Daylite and not have to switch back and forth.

Overall: Organization of files, emails, calendars and contacts into one centralized location. It's also easy to share data between users.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 02, 2017

Thank you David, and we appreciate your review and support. We will share your feedback to our Design and Development team.

This software boost my productivity 10 fold

Jun 02, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: - the way all my information is linked
- the search engine is powerful, I can find the info I need easily
- user friendly, don't need to read the user manual before being able to use it
- great customer service

Cons: - the lack of (free) detailed references to learn how to customize my reports
- no possibilities to change the font size in the different windows

Overall: I'm more productive

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on June 02, 2017

Merci Luc :) We are very happy to hear that Daylite help boosts your productivity. We strive to help our customers be more productive with Daylite.

I use Daylite to store all my emails and equally as important patient reports.

May 30, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
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Pros: Allows me to store all my contact communications and relationships to me so that I can efficiently respond to any questions as well as send out notices. For example I have a patient category that I can send group communications regarding treatments and government subsidies as well as I can send group emails to other traders regarding our outcomes. The program does a lot to systematize the information provided over the Internet and as such is a very valuable if not essential hub of my business. I am particularly appreciative of the support that I get which includes staff logging on and showing me on my computer what I need to do.

Cons: I have been using Daylite for several years now and have become accustomed to working with it. Difficulties have arisen typically in synchronizing the Daylite database with other programs such as Apple Mail.

Overall: Systematic integration of information technology. Can be used in a variety of circumstances from professional storage information to family documents.

Get Product For The Apple Centric Environment

Apr 13, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Comments: Daylite manages customers, accounts opportunities with ease. Tightly coupled integration with Apple Mail and calendaring functions make it a seamless product that delivers results. It has depth and many time saving features as result of this tightly coupled nature of the Apple only ecosystem. It is this point where the challenge to Daylite exists, not the product but having the customer convert from a non-Apple platform to a Apple based computing infrastructure. The barriers of cost outside of Daylite are not insignificant, but the good news is that this cost barrier is becoming less over time and most users would be happy to move to an Apple based product.

Pros: Great Opportunity management. Ability to tag specific emails through the Mail Assistant to people, companies and opportunities is one of the greatest strengths Easy to create sales processes Find anything instantly with database wide searching. Easy to integrate with supported 3rd party applications such as bulk mailers

Cons: Single platform support - Apple Only. (Including no Web Portal Interface)

Great product...keeps us on top of our business

Mar 29, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: We love it...simply love it!!! Daylite keeps all of our information right at our fingertips and keeps us all on the same page to make sure we are able to deliver excellent customer service, each and every time.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on May 31, 2017

Thanks for showing your love Max :)

Very Robust System for Small Business---But you Have to Put the Work In

Mar 15, 2017
5/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite has a lot of functionality and wonderful integration. (Our calendar and email integrates with Daylite). We use this software for our customer database. To get the most out of the product, you need to take the tutorials so you can learn how to "tag" customers and create mini databases. For example, if you have a buyer that has bought certain items from you company, you will want to tag that buyer with the name of the item so you can pull up reports. The more you use the tags and connections, the better your reports will be. We find these very useful, but if someone in the office forgets to tag a customer properly, the data is pretty much useless.

Cons: It is not "plug and play". You need to put the work in to understand the functionality.l If you have a "lazy" employee, you might not get the full use of the software

Review of Daylite V6.0

Feb 16, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Comments: For a novice, it was difficult to understand how CRM software works. Though the tutorial covers the basic of CRM, many of the steps are based on a previous version of the software, so it was confusing. However, the basics are very logical and easy to follow. I still need to more fully understand the less commonly used features, but I feel comfortable enough with the software to use it on a regular basis for all my CRM needs.

Pros: Consistent interface across the multiple features.

Cons: Using some of the features are restrictive and don't work for me. For example, the choices within the category, type, state, etc. don't provide choices that make sense in the context in which I use them; if there is a way to change them and make them specific to my needs, it was not made clear from the documentation.

Project timeline matters with Daylite

Feb 01, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
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Comments: It helps us managing and keeping timeline of projects. Easy to scheduled tasks and the timelines using the dashboard tools.

Cons: Would like to have a chrome extension which can notify desktop notifications for new tasks assigned

Daylite has unfixed bugs and weak functionality

Jan 12, 2017
2/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
1 / 5
Customer Support
2 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: Anymore, there are simply better CRM programs for a Mac. A few years ago, Daylite was the best of the worst. The software and app were full of bugs and complicated tech solutions to ensure data synced. I had this weird bug where my tasks would not delete and Daylite support knew the problem existed for customers but forced people to upgrade to a newer version instead of fixing the bug. It's an overall wonky system for an expensive price, and that was fine 5 years ago but better software and apps now fill the market for CRMs.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on January 31, 2017

Hi Jenson We are sorry to hear that your experience with Daylite was not a positive one. We work hard to make sure our customers love Daylite and we take your comments seriously. The reason your issue wasn't fixed in 4 was that Apple dropped support on the SDK Daylite 4 was programmed in. To submit updates to the app store developers had to use the new SDK which meant a complete rewrite. Daylite 4's development cycle had ended so we can not invest in rewriting it. This allowed us to focus on the newest technologies available and continue to move Daylite in the future. While we still believe this was the right decision we are sorry that you were affected by it. Syncing was a common complaint of earlier versions and why we developed Daylite Cloud. Each server environment was different, and made syncing a challenge. With Daylite Cloud that is a thing of the past as we manage all that for you. If you give Daylite Cloud a shot we are confident you'll be very happy with the updates!

Best Mac CRM available

Dec 23, 2016
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: It is tightly integrated with Apple hardware and software, so it just works the way that you need and expect it to. This is a truly full-featured CRM/project management system/opportunity tracking system that is capable of the configurations, customizations, and integrations of systems that cost 3-4 times as much.

Cons: The blessing and the curse is that it is Mac-only. That makes it able to work as well as you'd expect a native Mac app to work, but it obviously limits your hardware choice and eliminates the possibility of sharing the CRM cross-platform. The performance and stability gains are well worth it in my opinion, but it is nonetheless a limitation.

Overall: My use case: small consulting firm that has been in business for 3 years. We use Daylite for customer relationship management, project & task management, calendar/resource management, as an applicant tracking system for our executive recruitment line of business, opportunity tracking, correspondence, etc.

Prior to using Daylite, we ran the Salesforce platform and if you are willing to commit to the Apple/Mac ecosystem, Daylite is simply so much better than anything else that we have tried for the variety of tasks above. Not only was our previous solution almost 3x the cost, it was much more difficult to use, to customize, and to generate employee buy-in to actually use the system.

Because this is a Mac-only product, it integrates extremely well and any Mac user will find it very intuitive. The data is in the cloud, but the application sits on my machine. This allows for the excellent reliability and off-line usability of a desktop application with the security, standardization, and data-recovery benefits of the cloud.

Obviously, because it is Mac-only, I can't get a seat for one of my partners/contractors unless either they or I am willing to invest to get them into the Apple ecosystem. Not a problem internally for my company, but it is a limitation that can best be described as the blessing and curse of Daylite. I am certain that if it was a web-based or cross-platform software, it would not integrate as tightly and there would be more performance issues. Its not something that I consider a fatal flaw as I am fully invested in the Apple ecosystem, but is a limitation for scalability.

In the few instances where I have had a support issue come up, I'd place MarketCircle's support team right at the top of software support teams that I have ever dealt with. They spend the time necessary to understand the problem, find the solution, and communicate fully and quickly. What more can you ask for?

If you are looking for a small/medium-sized business CRM that (for my use case) far exceeds the usability and functionality of Salesforce at a fraction of the cost, and you are committed the the Apple ecosystem, I cannot recommend Daylite highly enough.

Recommendations to other buyers: If you are looking for a small/medium-sized business CRM that (for my use case) far exceeds the usability and functionality of Salesforce at a fraction of the cost, and you are committed the the Apple ecosystem, I cannot recommend Daylite highly enough.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on December 28, 2016

Thank you so much for your review, Jason :)

Best Information Manager Available

Dec 22, 2016
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Great customer support.

Cons: A bit slow to come up with new functionality.

Overall: I've been using Daylite since 2004 and it has been a great asset to our business. Specificity there is no better way to keep track of your relationships.

The only thing we would like to see, is an easier way to track Text Messages.

Recommendations to other buyers: I highly recommend Marketcircle's Cloud Service

Happy customer

Dec 22, 2016
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Comments: I don't need to say a lot. I would, and do, recommend Daylite to friends seeking a Mac CRM. I think the product is good, and the support is fantastic.

Great CRM for SMEs

Dec 22, 2016
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: We have been using Daylite for all our marketing activities as a CRM and it has been fantastic! Probably the best thing about it is its functionality and features - every company can mould it to its needs and make it as simple or as complex. The only thing that could be improved is customer support, since the company is based in the US, it lacks timely support for Europe-based companies.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on December 22, 2016

Thanks for the review Andrius! Just to clarify, we're in Canada, not the US :)

Unique and effective

Dec 21, 2016
5/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: Great product but it does have some functionality issues and isn't as effective as it should be via mobile device.

Great product & excellent service

Dec 21, 2016
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: After 2 years of use, I cannot imagin my biz without Daylite. Very user friendly, great tech support and great add ons avaible from iOS xpert.

My workflow nirvana

Dec 21, 2016
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Flexibility, endless set-up possibilities, offline access, task management abilities (keywording is awesome)

Cons: not being able to have activity tasks auto-start at a certain date without setting up a task as a reminder

Overall: I've used Daylite for many years (long enough to remember how excited I was when Daylite Touch came out) and although the set-up took some brainstorming/planning because there is a myriad of possibilities for workflow management, it was well worth the investment. This product is versatile, robust and accommodating. I use it primarily for GTD and project planning for my accounting practice. It is my one-stop shop for organizing my time, tasks and deliverables. The customer service over the years has been improving with its response-times and helpfulness. It was great when I first started using Daylite and has exponentially improved since then. I cannot imagine my practice without Daylite.

Recommendations to other buyers: It is definitely a more steep than average learning curve but well worth it in the end to spend the time.

Using Daylite (and replacing the rest)

Dec 08, 2016
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Comments: In the past I have tried a number of software solutions. I've used other CRM's along with TODO list apps. Daylite allows me to keep everything in one place and basically use just one app for managing relationships as well as email (on my desktop), projects, tasks, my calendar and more. No more jumping from one app to another - it's all here. Basically every bit of information about a client can be linked. The forms and reports are incredibly useful and it's the only CRM I have found that allows me to link and show important items in my Apple Calendar (without having to use Google Calendar.) Now scheduling is a breeze.

Pros: I love the integration. When using the desktop app I can link everything and see the relationships right away. I use it as a smart contact list, a project planner, a reminder system - and even very simple finance tracking. The learning curve has been fairly easy and I have to be honest, I appreciate Marketcircle's videos as well as the user guide when I get stuck.

Cons: The only 'wish list' item I have is for Daylite's mobile app to allow linking incoming emails with contacts and organizations. Other than that I can't think of anything else I want it to do.

Recommendations to other buyers: Daylite is a Mac only app - but if you're a Mac user this is the CRM to take a serious look at.

An very easy to use workflow / project / relationship management system for Mac OS

Dec 06, 2016
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Comments: We have been using an automated marketing system to generate leads through our online inbound marketing, but the conversion of leads into projects and the management of the delivery of the projects was ad hoc and disjointed. We decided to implement Daylite as most of the consultant base was mac OS users either laptop, iPad or iPhone. The system provides us with a single end to end solution from lead to invoicing and everything in between meaning it is something you find yourself using every day.

Pros: Very easy to use interface and comprehensive collections of data to manage leads out of Sharpspring and then track and manage those leads through conversion, project delivery and invoicing. It provides us with an end to end solution to manage our resources, costs and customers.

Cons: Not all of the team has Mac OS, except on their phones. This becomes a limitation.

A wonderful mac and ios CRM.

Nov 03, 2016
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: This app is being used to track leads, and tasks associated with the leads.

Cons: Custom reporting is a little difficult to setup, but hopefulyl you have an admin or analyst who will set it, and you wont need to touch it again.

Overall: The app is a great tool for shared colloboration, with an easy to use shared contacts, objectives, calendar and tasks list. For a sales team, this is an excellent tool for keeping all members working off one database. The app syncs a copy locally, so you can work offlien as well.

Daylite for Mac - THE CRM and Project management for Mac Using Enterprises

Oct 13, 2016
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: Broad functionality

Cons: Can be a learning curve

Overall: Daylite 6 is a fantastic capability for any Mac-based enterprise. With the new cloud-hosted features the system can be used by SME to large organisations. We have found the ability to manage sales pipelines, tasks, opportunities and projects all in one place to have been a significant factor in our year on year growth and efficiency. Highly recommended.

Vendor Response

by Marketcircle on November 07, 2017

Thanks Philip for your review. We love that you use all the features in Daylite to help you win and grow your business!

Daylite 6

Oct 03, 2016
4/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
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Comments: Overall, Daylite 6 seems to be just the ticket for our size company and my particular needs. They have a ton of training videos, although I think they are a little to generic. As a first time CRM user, I had a hard time getting my head wrapped around the "what's the first step to take in getting started" part, but since I have been working it for about 8 weeks now it is starting to make more sense. They should do a video entitled, "Here's how to begin using Daylite."

Pros: I like the way it integrates with Mac Mail, Calendar, and Contacts and ties them all together, and especially like the Projects segment, although it too, needs a better tutorial.

Cons: Wish the difference between Tasks and Wordlist items was a little better defined, and the section on Opportunities. Also a way to have better view of "what I've got in the works" would be helpful.... to see it in almost more a calendar, or list view would be good, although maybe that I just haven't gotten there yet. Bottom line is I'm still going month-to-month until I see if this is the one.

Recommendations to other buyers: Try it out on the trial and then go month-to-month, it takes a couple months of working with it, getting it all down to really evaluate it's effectiveness for your sales.

A great product. Great value for the price.

Sep 12, 2016
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4.5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Functionality is great. Able to easily operate for 100 staff members on projects and time management and to manage 10,000 contacts. Direct filing of emails from Apple Mail to client contacts and projects. Great training aids, videos. able to be implemented across diverse sectors of the business.

Cons: The only difficulty is getting staff to keep all contacts up to date.

Recommendations to other buyers: Try it with the free 30 day trial and you will find it is great.

Daylite = worth checking out but buggy

Jul 06, 2016
3/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
1.5 / 5
Customer Support
3.5 / 5
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Pros: The product is quite configurable and the design is well thought out and creative.

Cons: The software, especially iOS software but Mac included, crashes all too often. The night side is that I have not lost any data due to a crash. Their tech support seems to try to be helpful, but problems seem to take a really long time to get resolved.

Recommendations to other buyers: All in all I recommend trying this out- even with the software bugs, when it works it works very well and is superior to many other CRM software in the market.

Daylite 6 is Fantastic

May 18, 2016
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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Pros: Daylite is extremely fast and responsive, transitioning from a web based CRM to a native CRM on OSX has been a great experience for us.

Cons: The only problem I've had with Daylite in the past is licenses would stop working and that would create problems with other users trying to connect to the database. The problem no longer exists with Daylite 6. The biggest problem I see with daylite is with plugins, you left with having to deal with companies like IOSExpert who make plugins for daylite. This company is based in Germany and rarely responds to support inquiries even being a paid subscriber of the product and a paid support user. Daylite needs to have a list of supported plugins that either they design or sign off with as a complete compatible plugin but as is we're left with dealing with awful support and mediocre plugins from developers like iOSXpert.

Recommendations to other buyers: Download the 30 day trial. I think you'll be impressed with Daylite.

Life Changer

Nov 03, 2015
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: Using Daylite and the accompanying apps has really enhanced my productivity and helped me manage my time better. With almost all my communications and new business coming through my email accounts, Daylite Mail Assistant can help me organize my business and personal life all from Apple Mail. I can keep track of emails, notes, tasks associated with projects, tasks and meetings and plan for the future to ensure I am making the most of my time each day.

Highly recommend Daylite. Worth every penny.

A great tool for an independent musician.

Oct 18, 2015
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: Daylite makes it possible for me to handle several international tours and composing and recording projects at the same time. A great tool for an independent musician.

Outstanding customer service

Oct 13, 2015
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: I like the software, and still don't feel I'm using its potential.

But I'm writing this review because I've been super-impressed with how they've backed up their product. Always prompt replies to my queries. Clear instructions on what to do so I can provide enough information to help them help me. And then, remote access to see for themselves.

Daylite makes my successful business and life possible!

Sep 15, 2015
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: I have used many organizational system software programs and Daylite by Market Circle is by far the best... ease of use, comprehensive features, the way it integrates with Apple Mail and other computer features. If you like David Allen's "Getting Things Done," you will love how Daylite makes it easy to apply those principles and steps.

And the customer support team is so knowledgeable, friendly and quick to help.

This Capterra site only allow ratings up to five stars. I give Daylite ten stars.

Been a Daylite User for 5 Years!

Jul 02, 2015
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: Great software for managing my daily calls and contact with leads, prospects and customers!

My favorite part is how the e-mail is integrated within Daylite. As I send an e-mail to a customer I am able to save the interaction in Daylite for future reference. It also stores any attachments I might have sent.

Intuitive and Seamless

Jun 29, 2015
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: Our wedding photography business has been using Daylite since 2011, and without it we¿re not sure where we¿d be. Our customer services benefits from intuitive features such as email integration, our projects can easily be streamlined due to the ease of pipeline setups, and we¿re always prepared for upcoming tasks due to the simple calendar setup. Of all the tools our business has integrated into our workflow, Daylite is certainly the most valuable as it transfers the benefit of great service over to the clients and we¿re always on top of things.

Excellent business and productivity management program

Jun 29, 2015
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: I couldn't run my business without Daylite.

You need to invest some time in the setup phase - there are lots of templates to get you started or help you out - but once you are up and running the program is great.

We use it to store client information, supplier information, file details, documents and dates. All information is available at the click of your mouse - or if I'm out of the office - on iPhone or iPad.

I like the activity sets - these allow you to program in a series of key dates and link them to a client or a file - it is a great risk management tool for lawyers.

The tasks function is something I use daily - particularly the ability to set reminders, delegations, link files etc.

We export Daylite information to our Billings Pro app - it saves duplicating data entry.

We've called on customer service a number of times when we have encountered problems - the support is always prompt (even taking into account time zone differences) and it is clear they are there to get you back up and running as quickly as possible.

If you run your business on Apple then I highly recommend Daylite.