Podio is a service that helps you to organize email, documents, contacts and calendars from Google Apps in a workspace available for your whole team. It includes a tool for easy-to-build apps including hundreds of free apps in Podio’s App Market that includes a platform for commenting and discussion.
GoToMeeting/ GoTo Webinar
GoToMeeting and GoToWebinar by Citrix is web conferencing software where you can work together online in a live setting using high definition webcams. Participants and customers benefit from personal interactions
Teambox is an online communication center where users worldwide can share files, tasks, notes and have daily conversations. You can use time tracking to keep track of assignments and workloads and use it across multiple devices.
With your online Audible account through Amazon you can purchase and download digital audio books and magazines and listen to them across multiple devices. You can peruse the online library for anything from best-sellers to your favorite author.
BrightLocal has valuable local SEO tools to benefit your business. Their online marketing tools enable local businesses to create a profile and retrieve organic rankings in addition to help with Google+, optimization and local search.
Ring Central is an online phone hub for your business that can be used across multiple devices including a computer and mobile devices. With Ring Central you can get a local or toll free number, a virtual pbx or internet fax and have tools to forward calls, take messages, receive messages through email, route calls, adjust call times allowing you to communicate with customers from virtually any location.
Aweber is an email marketing service to enable small businesses to deliver email newsletters and create productive customer relationships. Aweber uses permission based email marketing for spam prevention and conducts live webinars to educate on the best way to reach out to customers and contacts while preventing mistakes and potential challenges.
Constant Contact is an online marketing tool that enables businesses to keep connected with their customers or member’s by allowing them to send a message or newsletter to thousands at once. They offer free personalized coaching to help you engage, connect and retain your customers and build successful relationships.
Skype is a worldwide IP telephone provider that ranges from free services to upgraded accounts. Skype offers calling, texting, file transfers, video chat and conferencing across computers, notebooks, tablets and mobile devices.
Google Docs is an easy-to-use online word processor, spreadsheet and presentation editor that enables you and your students to create, store and share instantly and securely, and collaborate online in real time. You can create new documents from scratch or upload existing documents, spreadsheets and presentations. There’s no software to download, and all your work is stored safely online and can be accessed from any computer.
Infusionsoft combines everything your business needs—contact management, CRM, marketing automation and e-commerce—into a single online system. It’s the easiest way to grow sales and save time.
Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, and client software. Dropbox allows users to create a special folder on each of their computers, which Dropbox then synchronizes so that it appears to be the same folder (with the same contents) regardless of which computer is used to view it. Files placed in this folder also are accessible through a website and mobile phone applications.
Adobe Creative Cloud
Adobe Creative Cloud works on a software as a service model, where the consumers do not purchase a license for a copy of the software, but are merely renting it for the duration of the subscription. When the subscription ends and is not renewed, the user loses access to the applications as well as some work saved in proprietary formats that cannot be used with competing applications. Currently users may get a discount for the Creative Cloud service for a limited time, after which the subscription cost increases.
Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) is an online file storage web service offered by Amazon Web Services. Amazon S3 provides a simple web-services interface that can be used to store and retrieve any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web. It gives any developer access to the same highly scalable, reliable, secure, fast, inexpensive infrastructure that Amazon uses to run its own global network of web sites. The service aims to maximize benefits of scale and to pass those benefits on to developers.