Chances are, you spend more time at your PC screen than you do looking at your smartphone, so why not make your life easier and more organized with this year’s most engaging and well-designed web apps. Here are our top 10 that will enhance your life, brought to you by a creative communications agency in London.
Ten Must Have Web Apps for Effective Organization
Organization addicts will fall head over heels for Evernote – it’s the perfect way to keep on top of tasks and projects with handy notes that will motivate and inspire you. Organize your notes into folders and keep photographs, web pages, voice memos or handwritten notes to keep you on track.
#2. Color Halipixel
If you want to find that perfect shade or color palate you have to use this app. Move your mouse around the screen until you find the perfect shade, click to save and then repeat to find the next shade in your palate. The RGB and Hex codes are generated for you so you are all set to start using your color palate.
#3. If This Then That (IFTT)
If you use hundreds of webs and apps on a daily basis, you need IFTT. You can use and invent your own time-saving shortcuts for tasks you do regularly. Do you take photos using Instagram and then tweet them later? Post regular Facebook updates with links to your blog? Then IFTT will become your new best friend!
#4. Last FM
Nothing boosts your creativity quicker than a few of your favorite tracks, and where better to listen than at Last FM? It’s online radio tailored to your tastes – just listen to a few tracks and the app creates your perfect online radio station; and with unlimited skips you’ll never need to sit through a track you hate again!
Self proclaimed as the ”fastest way” to write a blog and we agree. Just drop in some images, write some text around them, add your twitter user name and publish. It makes writing a blog so much quicker there is no reason not to blog!
This is a great web app that can be used to manage all your creative research and be shared with your team. Murally is a virtual brainstorming wall which keeps track of everyone’s inspiration and initial ideas. These murals are a great way to track and monitor the initial stage of your project and keep a record of everyone’s input.
Have you ever thought about how family would access your online accounts if you were became ill or were involved in an accident? It’s a genuine issue nowadays, with so many of us managing our finances and other accounts online. SecureSafe allows you to enter passcodes and logins for all your online accounts and then prints off secure codes which you can provide to family members or anyone who needs to access your accounts. It’s completely free to store up to 50 passwords and one beneficiary.
Similar to smart phone apps such as Grid Lens, Muzy lets you create beautiful collages of your photographs online, which can be shared with friends and followers on social media sites. A great app for adding a creative touch to your holiday photos!
If you’re looking for a site to host your online portfolio, you could do worse than Strikingly. You get just one page, so it’s easy to make an instant impact, and with 5GB monthly bandwidth included free and packages starting from just $16/month, there’s no reason not to set up your own page!
No list of web apps is complete without an online file storage and sharing app, and where better to start than FileLocker? Ideal for business or home use, you’ll benefit from secure file and folder syncing, mobile-optimized access and the ability to send larger files online. With the free personal plan allowing up to 5 users and 25GB of web file sharing and their business plan starting at £6 per user per month, you can’t afford to be without this handy app!
Start using these web apps today and you might find yourself wondering how you ever lived without them!