These are the (mostly FREE) tools that help save time and eventually money for bloggers. Don’t worry – this is not an exhaustive list. Though, It is ever improving and increasing – it is breathing even right now as you are reading this!
Toggl – (Free + Paid)
Free Time Tracking Software. It also comes as a mobile app. I found it really useful while working for my clients and my own personal projects. This is also suitable for teams and it has a free version for a project team size of up to 5 members which also comes with unlimited projects and reporting! And that’s called a great work! Try Toggl for free now!
Coffitivity (Free + Paid)
This is my favorite! I fell in love with it at first sight…err…sound! What this does is give you the sound of a coffee shop ambiance – the place where a lot of startup ideas thrive and creative juices flow (backed by scientific research). As they claim, it’s really a perfect addition to our workday arsenal. Check it out for yourself. I bet you won’t regret! Try Coffitivity for free now!
Ilys (Free + Paid)
It’s true. Writing can be really a fun activity when our creative juices are flowing. Ilys trains your creative mind to experience pure writing flow by cutting out the distractions – it doesn’t even allow you to edit what you’ve just written until you’ve completed your initially set goal. Just write, edit later. Try Ilys for free now!
Evernote (Free + Paid)
Nobody has been in the blogging field without knowing about Evernote. Its robust mechanism helps one to take notes. It allows audio, link, text, and many other variants. Bring your life’s work together in one digital workspace. Try Evernote for free!
This is like a to-do list on steroids. A mind map in its own style. A great tool if you are working with a team and have multiple things on your plate to do. It keeps track of everything, from the big picture to the minute details. Worth the investment, be it time or money. Try Trello for free!
Google Keep (Free)
Save your thoughts! No introduction required. The under played thoughts keeper from the search giant Google is no doubt my pet to-do list keeper. I find myself often tapping it open to record something. Go check out Google Keep for yourself, if you haven’t yet already!
- Pomodoro Technique – have fun with time management.
- Skyscraper Technique – a system for turning content into high-quality backlinks.
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Last Updated: January 13, 2016