Hard work and commitment is key when you start a business, so who would turn down the chance to make things easier? Check out these business apps and websites to help you work smarter and get the most out of your working week.
Social, Marketing & Customer Support
Hootsuite – Manage all your social channels in one place with this fantastic social media management app. Schedule and publish new content, then track your results – all straight from your phone. Available on Android and iPhone.
Mailchimp – Quick to integrate into your Moonfruit website and their app provides email marketing at your fingertips. You can use Mailchimp to design and send email campaigns, create contact lists and track engagement.
Zendesk – A customer service system allowing you to manage all your inbound enquiries from your website, email and social channels.
Productivity & Finance
Dropbox – Store and share important files. Dropbox is available on Windows, Android, iOS, and Kindle Fire – so you can access your files anywhere.
LogMeIn – Remotely access your computer files with this handy app, available for iPhone and Android.
Google Now – Manage your working day with this brilliant app. Stay on top of your appointments and reservations, view live traffic and transport reports, plus loads more – all straight from your mobile.
Expensify – Expense reporting software for your business. You can even create and submit your reports via mobile with their handy app, which is available across all popular devices.
Clear – We love the simplistic look and feel of this no-hassle to-do list and planning app. Create multiple category lists and sync across all of your Apple devices.
Google Hangouts – Whether you want to share ideas and information via chat, or set up a video call with co-workers – Hangouts has it all. Available on desktop, Android and iOS.
GoToMeeting – Video conferencing software with a simple interface. Great for meetings and presentations.
Confluence – Share meeting notes, processes, and project plans with your co-workers.
Which apps and websites help you in the day-to-day running of your business? Post them in the comments below!