Mentimeter

Audience Engagement Platform for Presentations & Meetings

About Mentimeter

Mentimeter makes presentations more engaging, interactive, and less stressful. Traditional content and innovative interactive quizzes, word clouds, polls, and Q&As are sure to make presenting more enjoyable, no matter if it’s the classroom, the meeting room or the boardroom.

Thanks to integrations with both Zoom and Microsoft Teams, Mentimeter is suitable for remote, face-to-face and hybrid sessions as audience members can vote on their smartphones or through their web browsers.

Pricing starting from:

US$9.99/month

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

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Key benefits of Mentimeter

Key benefits of using Mentimeter

- Use interactive slide types to connect with your audience.
- Submissions appear on screen in real-time thanks to dynamic visuals.
- All presentations are saved in the cloud and need no download.
- Easy to input voting code, scannable QR code, and voting link.
- Include Q&A slides at any point in your presentation or encourage your audience to leave comments or reactions.
- Take inspiration from countless pre-designed presentation templates.

Devices

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Markets

Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, United Kingdom, India, Japan, Mexico, Sweden, United States

Supported Languages

English

Pricing starting from:

US$9.99/month

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

Top 5 alternatives to Mentimeter

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Features

Total features of Mentimeter: 38

  • Activity Dashboard
  • Animation
  • Audio File Management
  • Charting
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Content Library
  • Content Management
  • Customisable Branding
  • Customisable Questions
  • Customisable Templates
  • Data Capture and Transfer
  • Data Import/Export
  • Data Visualisation
  • Engagement Tracking
  • Feedback Management
  • Gamification
  • Image Library
  • Interactive Content
  • Live Results Sharing
  • Media Library
  • Moderation
  • Offline Editing
  • Offline Presenting
  • Polls/Voting
  • PowerPoint Integration
  • Presentation Streaming
  • Presentation Tools
  • Q&A Management
  • Real Time Data
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Reporting/Analytics
  • Screen Sharing
  • Search/Filter
  • Summary Reports
  • Survey/Poll Management
  • Surveys & Feedback
  • Text Editing
  • Video Support

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Reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5
(53)
Value for Money
3.7/5
Features
4.2/5
Ease of Use
4.5/5
Customer Support
3.5/5

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Hannah C.
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  • Industry: Mental Health Care
  • Company size: Self Employed
  • Used for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Incredible transformation of presentations

Reviewed on 19/11/2020

This app is great for my projects that I use for my clients!

This app is great for my projects that I use for my clients!

Pros

The fact that it can tranform a boring, long and tiring presentation, into one that is interactive, fun and cheerful makes it a great app.

Cons

I did not like the fact that, at times the app takes a lot of time to show the poll results to viewers.

Paul B.
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  • Industry: Information Technology & Services
  • Company size: 10,000+ Employees
  • Used Weekly for 6-12 months
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  • Likelihood to recommend 7.0 /10

A smart tool that looks slick but has some frustrating limitations

Reviewed on 30/09/2020

We like Mentimeter a lot. You can be up and running with it in minutes, and it takes literally...

We like Mentimeter a lot. You can be up and running with it in minutes, and it takes literally seconds to create a typical wordcloud or other slide. It looks amazing to those answering the questions. There are downsides though and I hope future updates will add functionality and improve the experience for paying users.

Pros

Mentimeter allows you to easily (very easily) create and launch live, interactive polls, surveys and quizzes and create cool things like wordclouds in real time. It has a really smooth mobile integration through the use of QR codes which is a killer feature in the modern age. We have frequently had "wow moments" in meetings, workshops and training sessions using Mentimeter as people see animated quiz standing come in in real time and the like. Zero learning curve from the users point of view and almost frictionless.

Cons

It has a few limitations that make it less slick from the point of view of the person using it compared to the people answering the questions. It does not integrate well with Powerpoint. There is an outdated and never updated plug in which crashes all the time and thus unusable. The other option is to import your slides into Mentimeter and do the whole thing from there. This is not always advisable because animations are not preserved and the general look of the slides suffers.

Without PPT integration, if you are running a remote session using Zoom or similar you are forcing people to navigate away from your window to use Mentimeter and then relying on them coming back to see the results come in in real time. It damages the experience tremendously. You get around this by showing QR codes and having them do it on their phones, but still, not ideal.

Another issue is that moving or otherwise adjusting slide shows inside Mentimeter is a huge pain. Drag and drop to change the order of slides is basically broken, so me and my team always make sure everything is in order before importing (if we even use importing, see above). Even a no-integrated session with more than a few Mentimeter slides is a huge pain to adjust.

Finally, although they claim that switching between say PPT and Mentimeter on the fly is easy, it inhibits you from easily and smoothly moving to the next question. Not ideal.

Alternatives Considered

AhaSlides

Reasons for Switching to Mentimeter

Mentimeter is far slicker and more professional looking
Chad E.
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  • Used Weekly for 6-12 months
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An efficient way to get instant feedback

Reviewed on 22/02/2018

Pros

It is fast and easy to use. Allows the users to remain anonymous so they can feel more comfortable indicating their opinions. Excellent charts to present the poling of the results which is quite handy to verify how your audience feel about a presentation.

Cons

There are quite a few bugs:
Sometimes the app doesn't remember the event code.
There are times when a question cannot be skipped.
It is sometimes problematic to access the results from my PC.

Timo U.
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  • Industry: Health, Wellness & Fitness
  • Company size: 2-10 Employees
  • Used Monthly for 1+ year
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Engagement first presentation tool

Reviewed on 30/07/2021

I like Menti when I want to create engaging session with the audience. Using the usual Zoom chat...

I like Menti when I want to create engaging session with the audience. Using the usual Zoom chat function, the text is separate from the presentation, but with Menti it falls nicely to the right place into the presentation flow and you can later get nice co-created slides.

Pros

I like that you can run the whole presentation from Menti, but I think often average users don't do that. When I have been using it for my presentations, it put all the slides there, getting a nice smooth experience. That's much better than switching between "main" presentation and Menti, and I hope more people will use it like that in the future. I also like that you can nicely export the final co-created slides, with audience inputs.

Cons

I really don't have complaints, but just a wish. I wish that I could use Menti active presentation as my Zoom virtual background, like you can currently do with their beta function PPT as background. If that could be Menti as well, that would be brilliant!

Alternatives Considered

Slido

Reasons for Switching to Mentimeter

While I had used Slido at other events, I felt that for my own sessions Menti offers more engagement, which can be used smoothlessly in the whole presentation. I also found Menti's price better.
Verified Reviewer
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  • Industry: Education Management
  • Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees
  • Used Weekly for 6-12 months
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

A powerful software for interactive slides

Reviewed on 16/07/2019

Mentimeter is a great tool when creating interactive slides in undergraduate classes. It permits...

Mentimeter is a great tool when creating interactive slides in undergraduate classes. It permits both the students and the professor to participate actively in the class.

Pros

Mentimeter permits the administrator to create interactive slides. The students are motivated not only because their comments, questions and answers are presented anonymously during the class, but because they use their mobile phones and see the slides. Beyond the interactive slides, it includes clouds of words, quick tests, voting and express if they are enjoying the presentation.

Cons

The free version only permits a limited number of interactive slides. Despite the license is not considered expensive, it also limits some of the interactive tools and can cause the students to feel fatigued.

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Mentimeter FAQs

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Mentimeter offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$9.99/month
  • Pricing model: Free Version, Subscription
  • Free Trial: Not Available

Mentimeter Basic and Pro allows you to brand your questions, export the results to excel, get access to more questions types and the ability to ask more than 2 questions in a row. You'll also be able to share questions with your team and get prioritized support. Basic: $9.99/month (billed annually) Pro: $24.99/month (billed annually)

Mentimeter has the following typical customers:

Self Employed, 2-10, 11-50, 51-200, 201-500, 501-1,000, 1,001+

Mentimeter supports the following languages:

English

Mentimeter supports the following devices:

Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

We do not have any information about what integrations Mentimeter has

Mentimeter offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Phone Support, Chat

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