A Side-by-Side Comparison

What is the best SurveyMonkey Alternative?

SurveyMonkey® and Formstack are both great tools for building surveys. But what if you need more than just survey forms? When you compare Formstack and SurveyMonkey®, you'll find that Formstack gives you more flexibility to create the forms you need and is the best SurveyMonkey alternative.

How we stack up on features.

Formstack is a powerful SurveyMonkey alternative with sophisticated features. This comparison of online survey tools details the differences of SurveyMonkey vs Formstack, as well as other SurveyMonkey competitors.

Fluid Surveys
Unlimited Questions
3rd-party Integrations
Payment Integrations
Full HTML Code
Skip Logic
Email Support
Annual Discount
Nonprofit Discount
Annual Discount
Data Export
File Uploads
Hidden Fields
Electronic Signatures
Approval Workflow
Partial Submissions
Social Autofill
Overage Charges

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Are there any overages?

With Formstack, there are no worries about overages. You will continue receiving overflow submissions via email even when your account is full. On the "Select" plan, SurveyMonkey® charges $0.15 per each extra response.

Wufoo and Formstack Overages Comparison

Need to go mobile?

Sometimes, you want to check your submission data on the go. With Formstack, you can view survey results on our three easy-to-use mobile apps. With SurveyMonkey®, it's iOS only.

SurveyMonkey and Formstack Mobile App Comparison

3 Things that SurveyMonkey cannot do.

Don't miss out on the marketing potential of online forms! Let a powerful SurveyMonkey alternative like Formstack unlock your forms for big returns.

Build Any Form

Basic fields limit form types. Create quizzes, order forms, and more with Formstack's Advanced Fields, like File Upload and Electronic Signature.

SurveyMonkey offers NO simple Facebook forms option. Users must collaborate with a third-party integration to embed on Facebook, unlike Formstack's Facebook Tab plugin.

Formstack's 40+ marketing integrations boost your lead nurturing process, including ExactTarget, Salesforce, Dropbox, Constant Contact, and FreshBooks.

Optimize For Better Leads

SurveyMonkey has a limited A/B testing feature. Do advanced testing on different form elements to see what gets prospects to convert on your forms.

Their forms have no Partial Submissions tracker. Our tracker allows you to see real-time data on your forms even if users never hit submit.

They offer very few social media integrations. Gain more leads with Formstack's Facebook Tab Embed, and let users fill out your forms in just one click with Social Autofill.

Accept Payments

SurveyMonkey has zero payment integrations.

There are no Calculating Fields in SurveyMonkey. With Formstack, you can offer discount codes or calculate multiple items.

Formstack has 11 payment integrations and multiple levels of security. Collect payments directly on your forms and never worry about compromised data.

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"Formstack is the only form builder that is flexible AND reasonably priced. Plus, the integrations are awesome!"

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"Formstack is enabling, simple, and integral. It is more important to us than office supplies."

Brian Wyrick, Raidious