It’s no secret..marketers love to improve their ROI! We’re all in the business to make money and be successful one way or another. Sometimes increasing that bottom line can be pretty difficult, especially in today’s fast tracked and competitive marketplace. Luckily, there’s some new and cutting edge tools we can use to help boost ROI and take your business from mediocre to successful! Here’s 10tools we use currently in our line of work that are both FREE and helping us see upward trends of success and retention.
1- Craigslist: Craigslist is a classified advertisements website with sections devoted to jobs, housing, personals, for sale, items wanted, services, community, gigs, résumés, and discussion forums
2- Snapchat: Snapchat is a mobile messaging application used to share photos, videos, text, and drawings. It’s free to download the app and free to send messages using it. It has become hugely popular in a very short space of time, especially with young people
3- Skype: Skype is for doing things together, whenever you’re apart. Skype’s text, voice and video make it simple to share experiences with the people that matter to you, wherever they are.
4- Google Chrome:Google Chrome is a freeware web browser developed by Google. It used the WebKit layout engine until version 27 and with the exception of its iOS releases, from version 28 and beyond uses the WebKit fork Blink.
5-KIK: Kik Messenger, also called Kik, is an instant messenger application (app) for mobile devices from the Canadian company Kik Interactive, available free of charge on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone operating systems. Kik Messenger is modeled after BlackBerry Messenger.
6- Gmail: Gmail (pronounced Gee-mail) is a free Web-based e-mail service currently being tested at Google that provides users with a gigabyte of storage for messages and provides the ability to search for specific messages. The Gmail program also automatically organizes successively related messages into a conversational thread: Gmail (pronounced Gee-mail) is a free Web-based e-mail service currently being tested at Google that provides users with a gigabyte of storage for messages and provides the ability to search for specific messages. The Gmail program also automatically organizes successively related messages into a conversational thread
7- Twitter: Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called “tweets”. Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them
8- Facebook: Facebook is a for-profit corporation and online social networking service based in Menlo Park, California, United States
9- Microsoft Paint: Microsoft Paint or ‘MS Paint’ is a basic graphics/painting utility that is included in all the Microsoft Windows versions. MS Paint can be used to draw, colour and edit pictures, including imported pictures from a digital camera for example. MS Paint is found in the Windows Start menu within the Accessories Folder.
10- Imgur: imgur is an online image sharing community and image host founded by Alan Schaaf.
We hope this list helps you be as successful as we have with these FREE tools!
If KIK stuck out to you as a worthwhile tool, check out our post on how to KICK UP your Kik campaign