Google Drive reviews from startup founders

191 reviews by founders
Jan. 11, 2017

We use Google Drive as it is way cheaper to use than any other tool.

Al Jacobs

Founder - Printabowl

Jan. 3, 2017

We gave up Dropbox and moved everything to Google Drive. I think the two tools are pretty much identical.

Alberto Pepe

Co-founder & CEO - Authorea

Dec. 29, 2016

We moved everything to Google Drive from Dropbox. It has everything we need. We did it because I didn’t like to have copies of all of our files on every computer locally. Also, with Dropbox, not everyone had access to the documents because it is expensive to open new accounts. Google Drive is fairly intuitive.The collaboration tool of Google Drive is so much better.

Ryan Buckley

CEO - Scripted

Stacklist Stats

68%Stacklist Startups Are Using Google Drive

Google Drive - Best File Sharing Tools for Startups

Google Drive is a cloud-based file-sharing and storage platform that functions as a repository for all Google Apps, allowing you to upload and access your files for easy access from any browser or mobile device. Google Drive makes real-time collaboration a breeze, though the foremost complaint among the Stacklist community is Drive’s file organization; many founders feel that files can quickly become chaotic and disorganized, making Drive an unsustainable choice as they scale. Qualms aside, Google Drive is still the most popular file-sharing tool among the Stacklist community because of its strong collaborative capabilities and seamless integration with other Google products.

Which startups use Google Drive?

Google Drive’s easy, collaborative nature, familiar UX and seamless integration with all-things Google, make it popular among companies of all sizes that make Google their productivity platform of choice.

How much does Google Drive cost?

15GB of data can be stored for free at any time, with monthly fees tacked on as your storage requirements grow. These range from $1.99 for 100GB all the way up to $299.99 for 30 TB. There is also a Google Drive for Work plan that offers unlimited storage for $10/user/month for groups of five users or more.

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