I love to share great software that will solve problems that come up daily running a small business. Here are three more free or low cost software solutions that could come in handy in your business. I have used all three of these tech tools in my business so I am sure that they could be useful to you. Here are 3 Technology Tools to help your small business
YouSendIt.com is your answer the next time you need to send a large file via email. It will help say goodbye to bounced emails. YouSendIt.com is secure online file sharing software that allows you to easily send large files and email attachments up to 2GB. The intended recipient will have 7 days to download the files. Yousendit.com has a free and paid upgraded version.
Bufferapp is a scheduling application that works with your Twitter account. After signing up for a 30 day free trial, you can download a browser extension or a bookmarklet. The browser extension is what you will probably want to use. You schedule the times you want the tweets to publish and you can post lots of tweets per day if you wish. This product will save you time by using auto scheduling. Send the tweet in, and it just fills the next open slot. Bufferapp has a free and paid upgraded version.
EchoSign provides electronic signature solutions ‘on demand’. Never wait for a signature on a contract again. EchoSign accelerates your document signing process with instant fax or e-signatures, tracks your team performance and their contracts’ status in real time and stores all your signed agreements. EchoSign is 100% on-demand and requires no software or hardware installations. This is a paid service that I think is worth the money.
Do you have another app or software suggestions for small business?
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Melinda F. Emerson, known to many as SmallBizLady is one of America’s leading small business experts. As a seasoned entrepreneur, professional speaker, and small business coach, she develops audio, video and written content to fulfill her mission to end small business failure. As CEO of MFE Consulting LLC, Melinda educates entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 companies on subjects including small business start-up, business development and social media marketing. Forbes Magazine recently named her one of the Top 20 women for entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter. She hosts #SmallBizChat Wednesdays on Twitter 8-9pm ET for emerging entrepreneurs. She also publishes a resource blog www.succeedasyourownboss.com Melinda is also the author of the national bestseller Become Your Own Boss in 12 months; A Month-by-Month Guide to a Business That Works. (Adams Media 2010)