If you spend significant time completing manual tasks across your suite of software applications, integration software can save hours of time and effort. Integration software tools automate workflows across separate software applications so that businesses can be sure that their tasks are being completed with minimal supervision.
This article will compare and contrast Automate.io and Integrately, two mid-tier integration software tools for small businesses. We’ll include images from the software, describe the features, and discuss pricing and usability. Throughout, we’ll include our recommendations for small businesses.
Our recommendations are based upon extensive research, discussions with small businesses, and dozens of hours spent hand-testing the leading integration software platforms. Learn more about our research process here.
Automate.io & Integrately Comparison Summary
Automate.io received a rating of 87 because it has fewer applications than Integrately, but it’s correspondingly a bit cheaper. Integrately has about 275 more available applications, but it comes at a higher price.
Below is a breakdown of our review criteria and the scores that Automate.io and Integrately received in each category.
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Automate.io is slightly more limited than Integrately, with about 275 fewer applications available to create workflows across. However, it’s cheaper and is notably easy to use. Customers should choose Automate.io for an affordable, hassle-free integration software.
On the other hand, Integrately has about 475 applications and a vast library of one-click integrations. This means that many workflows are already built, and customers need only one click to install them. Like Automate.io, it’s cost-effective and easy to use.
Here are a few quick points to summarize who we recommend each tool for:
- You don’t need more than the 200 applications that Automate.io has
- You’d like to pay less for your integration software tool
- You don’t have advanced automation workflow requirements
- You want access to 475 applications rather than 200
- You have a slightly higher budget for your software
- You want access to easy one-click integrations
Table of Contents
- Automate.io & Integrately Comparison Summary
- Who Should Purchase Automate.io?
- Who Should Purchase Integrately?
- Automate.io & Integrately Price Comparison
- Automate.io & Integrately Feature Comparison
- Bottom Line
Who Should Purchase Automate.io?
If you’re looking for an easy-to-use integration tool that tops out at $199 per month, Automate.io is a reliable option. While Automate.io has one of the most limited application lists across integration tools, the platform works well, is easy to navigate, and includes the most common applications for small businesses.
Before signing up with Automate.io, it’s extremely important that you check out their list of integrations. If you use a tool that they don’t have on the platform right now, it will be of little use to your company.
Who Should Purchase Integrately?
Customers searching for moderate power, around 475 applications, and one-click integrations will benefit from using Integrately. It’s a solid mid-tier integration software, sitting in the middle of the pack in terms of pricing and application availability.
Automate.io & Integrately Price Comparison
While Automate.io and Integrately are fairly similar in terms of pricing, Automate.io is a bit cheaper and tops out at $199 per month, whereas Integrately’s most expensive plan is $299 per month.
Automate.io Pricing Details
Automate.io pricing starts at $9.99 per month and the most expensive plan is $199 per month.
Integrately Pricing Details
Integrately is slightly more expensive than Automate.io, with plans costing between $19.99 per month and $299 per month.
Automate.io & Integrately Feature Comparison
The two platforms are very similar in terms of features. Automate.io has around 200 applications compared with Integrately’s 475. Otherwise, both have integration templates, easy-to-create workflow builders, and accessible customer service.
Automate.io's Top Features
Automate.io has features like a helpful dashboard and an activity history tracker. While more basic than competitors like Zapier and Integromat, Automate.io is easy to use because it’s not quite as complicated.
Read our full Automate.io review for a full description of the platform.
The Automate.io dashboard shows your applications, recommended pre-built workflows, and your task and bot limits. The “Try It Now” buttons make it easy to install recommended workflows with just a few clicks.
Being able to go back and check all of your past workflows helps keep things streamlined. Automate.io has a section where customers can check their bot and task history. Customers can sort by folders, activities, bots, and the time frame they were completed in.
Automate.io has integrations with around 200 of the most popular applications for small businesses. This number is quite low compared to the number that other tools offer, but this lack of choice is reflected in its low pricing.
Integrately's Top Features
Integrately has one-click workflows, helpful how-to videos, and a library of about 475 applications. As mentioned above, though it’s not as advanced as other integration software platforms, it’s likely better for those who are not quite as tech-savvy.
For a full overview of Integrately’s features, check out our full Integrately review.
Thousands of one-click workflows are available with Integrately. This means that customers don’t even have to build their workflows, as they come pre-loaded in the dashboard.
Building workflows in Integrately is quite easy, as there are videos embedded into the dashboard to walk customers through the process.
Because Automate.io and Integrately are not significantly different, the decision will likely come down to which tool has the applications your business requires. Both tools are relatively affordable, are easy to use, and provide customers with moderate power.
- If Automate.io has your required applications, choose their platform for a slightly better value.
- If Automate.io does not have the applications you need, you may find them with Integrately, as there are about 275 more options.