Online Community Vendor Evaluation

Resource Overview

Use this matrix to compare potential solutions for building your online community.


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Your Problem

You need to choose the right solution for building an online community for your organization and justify your decision.

Our Solution

We created the Online Community Vendor Evaluation to help you idenfity the best fit solution for building an online community within your company.  Use this Microsoft Excel matrix to compare online community vendor solutions based on your requirements. For each requirement, rank vendors based on their ability to deliver on your need (1-Does Not Support, 2-Meets Requirement, 3-Ideal Solution).

Key Benefits

  • logical apples-to-apples comparison
  • documents requirements & necessity
  • provides visual report for results
  • helps you negotiate with vendors
  • save 10 hours on research & formatting
  • focuses vendor demo presentations


Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet

Estimated Time Required: 1 Hour

Skills Required: Excel (basic)