Business apps to make your life easier

There are a mountain of apps out there which all claim to help your business but which ones are really useful? The ones below seem to be some of the best – why don’t you give them a try?


Send out emails to your customers or potential customers with this great software at Mail chimp. It allows you to create your own great looking marketing emails, without expensive bills, and even tells you who has opened it or clicked on a link.


This is fantastic app for recording all those ideas that you don’t want to lose! Not only that, you can take photos, store documents, record audio and plan everything. Available on multiple devices it automatically syncs meaning you have the information you need wherever you are.


Hootsuite allows you to manage all your social media accounts in one place, which not only organises it all but makes sure you don’t end up typing the same stuff over and over again. You can also check your analytics and so see how your sites are fairing.

VAT calculator is not an app but is a great website to keep bookmarked, if you are often needing to work out VAT. It allows you to change the rate of VAT, work out a figure with VAT added on and with VAT excluded. Not complicated but very useful.


If you are a person who lives working from lists this app is for you. It’s simple design makes it easy to use; you can create lists, email in tasks, colour code and manage tasks with friends or colleagues. It will you get your work life organised.