In our first podcast of the year, I start off with Blinkist – the first app I have actually paid for from the show! I then introduce my new find Tagboard, a hashtag curation app that helped my manage the huge social activity around MicroBizMatters Day. Phil chats about an all time fav of his Evernote and two apps, in Skitch and Penultimate, that help us turn Evernote into a digital store for our handwriting and scribbles. Phil then gets a little new age with his next app of Insight Timer, a meditation platform built on community.
Spring is beginning to break for both Phil and I this month and I spray sunshine and flowers on Mailerlite with my review of this rising MailChimp alternative. I also review ManageFlitter, a Twitter app I’ve been using for a while and enjoyed. Phil chats about keywordtool.io, a keyword research tool that works across Google, Bing, Amazon and the App Store. He also explains how Chrome App Ghostery helps him perform competitor research in online advertising.
In this episode, I review Blab and Yet Another Mail Merge (YAMM). Phil has a look at Hubspot’s free CRM and Hemingway. I also tell you all about my recent involvement in MicroBizMattersDay earlier this month in London.
In this episode, I review Mail Butler & YesWare, two email apps. Phil has a look at ToDoIst, a task management tool & Adespresso, the best Facebook Ads tool we know.
This month, we focus our choices on ebook authorship and promotion. Are you a writer? Do you have an ebook almost ready to go? Discover four great tips for editing and promoting your book and helping it take some nice first steps out into the Kindle world.
In this episode, I review Basecamp and Social Searcher. Phil goes through two of the apps he uses to create these podcasts in Garageband and Spreaker.
In this episode, I review the Google Analytics Chrome Plugin and Workflowy. Phil speaks about Link Redirector and Oribi, a free Facebook Ads insights tool.
In this month’s episode, I review LastPass, a well known password retrieval app that I’ve been using for some time. I also review a font detection tool called Fount that shows the fonts used on any webpage. Phil reviews Datavalidation.com, a web platform for checking the validity of email lists. Phil’s top app of the month is Fastbase, a Google Analytics integration tool that uses your web data to show you which companies have been visiting your website.
In this episode, I review DropTask and Slack, two task management platforms I’ve been working with. Phil has a look at Hashtagify.me and HashTagHour.biz, both useful tools in our new focus on Twitter marketing.
In this episode, I review OptimizePress and Readism. Phil discusses one of his fav apps Instapage, and two websites that help him take Instapage’s features even further.
In this episode, I review RescueTime and NoiseTrade. Phil discusses, one of his new fav social media promo tools, Quuu and Untweeps.
In this episode, I review Hotjar and Nuzzel. Phil speaks about Toggl and Grammarly.
In this episode, I review RSS tool Feedly and app integration platform Zapier. Phil talks about Youcanbook.me and Niume, an intriguing content sharing system.
Once a month, Phil and I go through our new favourite apps making a difference to our daily lives in web marketing and online business. In this month’s episode, I review Throttle, an email productivity tool, and Zest, a content marketing and management app. Phil reviews adclouds.io, a display ad creation tool and scribd.com, his favourite ebook, audio and document platform. Phil and I also choose our favourite apps of the whole year and look forward to what might come in 2017. Find out who won right here!