Project Online vs. Project for The Web

What is Project for the Web and how is it different from Project Online? Which tools should I be using for my customers and projects?  These are the questions most commonly asked by project managers and individuals alike.

Project Online vs. Project for The Web

In this blog, we will be exploring the differences and the capabilities of existing project management solutions offered by Microsoft Project. This will allow you to decide which tool is best for you and your team.

Microsoft Project Management Tools 

Below are project management tools offered by Microsoft. Each tool has distinctive features that offer a rich experience in project management from simple task management to complex enterprise-level portfolio management:

  • Planner:  A simple, visual way to organize teamwork. It focuses more towards task management for a team. So, if you are looking for something to start quickly and let your team work without any complexity then this is a good fit for you.
  • Project Online: It is a web-based application that can work for small, medium, and large businesses. It comes with various features that can take on the most simple of projects to a complex level of project management.
  • Project for the web is a cloud-based modern project management app that allows you to easily create and collaborate on projects, whether you are a project manager or management leader.

Since the launch of Project for the Web, Microsoft has introduced a lot of new features based on the industry’s demands. Let’s deep dive into the tool and understand the experiences offered by Microsoft Project for the Web.

Project Online vs. Project for The Web

Features of Project for the Web


Project Online offers several features to help experienced and large organizations manage their projects when they reached maturity level. However, if your team is making its first steps into the project management journey and you have limited budget to track projects, then Project For The Web is the platform for you.

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Project Online vs. Project for The Web

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