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ContentCal posts your scheduled content for you. You can plan and add the posts to its visual calendar and preview how the post will look like once it's published. You can also create drafts for the posts you'd like to review before sending off to be published, tag and categorize your content, and customize the settings according to your needs.

With Meltwater, you can schedule and publish content to various social media channels, as well as draft them to review later, using a content calendar. You can also find popular social media images and videos to share on your feed.


With ContentCal, you can reply to conversations quickly. It shows all the messages in one inbox, from where you can close resolved queries too. Moreover, it shows the social profile of the person you are talking to. It also provides a team inbox by which you can communicate with your team members and leave message notes for them. You can also add labels to the messages and sort them according to their priorities.

Meltwater allows you to reply to all your mentions and private messages quickly. You can also use save messages to use as templates for instant response. Along with that, it lets you respond to public conversations too.


ContentCal allows you to work together with your team members for planning your social media posts and campaigns. You can share ideas with them using the team inbox, and use approval workflows to approve the content that has to be published.

Meltwater enables you to work and plan your strategies together with your social media teams. You can grant specific user roles to each of the members so they can only view the customized workspace screens based on the roles. Your team can also respond to high volume conversations simultaneously.


ContentCal provides you with a complete analysis of your overall social media performance. You can track your follower growth as well as engagements for individual posts and compare them. In addition, it shows you the time in which the posts received the most reach, so you can plan your future publishing accordingly. You can also filter the reports by date, and share them in pdf form.

Meltwater provides you with a complete analysis of your social media presence. You can measure relevant metrics such as the audience growth, engagement rate, and interaction ratios, etc of your social campaigns to help improve your performance. You can also track the performance of your competitors including their sentiment, engagement volumes, and scorecards. This can help you compare their strategy with yours and know your weaknesses against them. Furthermore, it allows you to have a better understanding of your targetted audience by providing information such as their gender, influence, location, interests, and average income. The analysis reports can be generated on a weekly, monthly or quarterly basis, and can be exported or scheduled to be delivered to your email inbox.


Meltwater lets you search for an unlimited number of topics related to your brand by using keywords or complex queries. The search provides broad results to help you identify current trends and key insights. You can also track significant events and important influencers that are relevant to your industry. It allows you to measure their mentions, engagements, and true reach to help you analyze how they work and connect with their followers. The results can be filtered by target audience or demographics of their followers as well as by their influence level, location, and gender, etc. Additionally. this data can be exported in multiple formats.


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Frequently Asked Questions

What is ContentCal?

Join thousands of businesses & agencies using ContentCal for efficient social media management. No more stress, just awesome content.

Does ContentCal has a free plan?

Yes, ContentCal has a free plan. 4 social media profiles. Limited to 50 scheduled posts

What is the starting price of ContentCal?

The starting price of ContentCal is $12/month. 4 social media profiles

Does ContentCal offers support?

Yes, ContentCal offers support via Email

How much time will it take to get up and running with ContentCal?

Please visit their website to learn more about it.

Is there any alternative for ContentCal?

There are many alternatives for ContentCal. You can check them all here. We suggest trying SocialBu.

What is Meltwater?

Meltwater social solutions enable brands and agencies to turn data-driven insights into actionable customer engagement opportunities

Does Meltwater has a free plan?

No, Meltwater doesn't have a free plan.

How much time will it take to get up and running with Meltwater?

Please visit their website to learn more about it.

Is there any alternative for Meltwater?

There are many alternatives for Meltwater. You can check them all here. We suggest trying SocialBu.

Which one is best? ContentCal or Meltwater?

The best is what works for you. We suggest learning more about the solution that you want to consider.

What is the source of this data?

This page only compares the scheduling or scheduling related features. The data has been obtained from multiple resources available on the internet. This data is not guaranteed to be accurate. Please check the related links to get accurate details.

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