Tools for Early Stage Startups
…make things easier with technology
Welcome to the second half of 2022.
Cheers to a productive second half
In the spirit of new beginnings, there will be some changes to the blog over the course of the month in terms of content. We’d also be housing the blog on our website along with this Medium account.
Today I am sharing some helpful tools to simplify business operations. Check out this article for resources and tools shared previously.
We are in the digital age and a lot of new technological solutions to business problems/tasks are introduced daily. Using tools, especially automated ones allows for faster and smoother running of your startup which gives you more time to focus on creating and iterating solutions that the market wants.
*Click the links for each tool to learn more*
Helpful Tools for Startup Operations…
CRM by Hubspot for Startups
HubSpot’s CRM platform has all the tools and integrations you need for marketing, sales, content management, and customer service. There is a completely free, comprehensive version available.
Hootsuite is a social media marketing tool. You are able to link different platforms and manage multiple customer care channels from one dashboard. There is a free version that allows you schedule up to 30 posts across any social media platform.
In simple terms, FreshBooks takes billing out of your hands. It automates your financial tasks such as organizing expenses, invoicing, tracking payments and following up with clients in just a few clicks.
Unsplash gives you access to millions of free photos that you can use to create visually appealing content for your startup and capture the attention of your target audience.
Airtable is a hybrid between a spreadsheet and a database, it comes with many features and functionalities that you don’t get with traditional spreadsheets. It is an easy-to-use online platform for creating and sharing relational databases.
Create forms that use conditional logic, accept payments, generate reports, and automate workflows. You can style your forms with your brand elements, integrate your form with business apps and even add payment links directly on the form.
There you have it
Which tools do you use to make your work easier?
Share them with me in the comment section
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