They say there’s an app for everything, but who wants to spend ages searching through them all to find the handful that are really worth it? Time is money for freelancers after all – which is why we have found 5 rather clever apps that every freelancer should download.
Insightly is a project management system that can handle any sized project, internal tracking and even integrates with Gmail for a seamless working experience. Freelancers can collaborate, set up to do lists, tasks and create projects that include multiple people. It is also a great app to track the work of fellow freelancers during collaborations and, with email reminders for tasks; you’ll never miss a deadline again.
The Nixon Williams Vantage app is a one-stop shop for all your accounting needs as a contractor or freelancer. The app has been developed to give those individuals with little or no accounting knowledge the tools to accurately keep track of their finances, along with the complete support of an accountant. The app has been developed for current Vantage customers and offers a real-time financial picture of your business, 24/7 access to your finances and simple invoice creation. It’s an invaluable app that takes the pain out of balancing the books.
JobPile collates the best freelancing job board sites so you can browse all the jobs matching your requirements in one place. There’s no need to sign into multiple job boards. Just search and then click on a job that interests you and you will be taken through to the site where you can easily apply, bid or show your interest. No multiple sign-ins or searches are necessary making JobPile a great app to find freelance work quickly and with the minimum fuss.
Email apps are ten a penny but few provide the features and flexibility of Campaign Monitor. The app lets you build email campaigns like a pro and customise just about anything with a few simple clicks. Pricing is incredibly affordable and there’s an in-depth analytics dashboard so you can track the success of your campaign.
Sick of iCloud or Google Calendar? If you want a slick design and a little extra functionality, then Microsoft Sunrise is the clever calendar that can. It may be late to the party, but it’s been worth the wait. Sunrise Calendar has all the usual features of a modern calendar and full integration with Microsoft Exchange too.
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