Tag Archives: application

How-To: GOOGLE ANALYTICS

Google Analytics (GA) is a very advantageous tool for those who are marketing online (be it selling items or just looking to see how much their sites are hit by visitors). Some benefits of GA for your online business are the following:

1. It allows you to target your online visitors.
2. It can measure and show you the results of your marketing campaign/s.
3. It evaluates traffic flow to your website so you can make ongoing changes to your website by changing the content and improving the landing pages to draw greater number of visitors and determine if the quality of your web page content is of a high standard with the help of the Google Analytics tool.

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How-To: BASECAMP

Project Management has always been important with businesses. It is what ensures that communications are crystal, tasks organized and scheduled and project completion is made essentially easier. Basecamp is an online tool that assists with project management. It is somewhat of an online journal where you can initiate projects, group a team, assign tasks, set deadlines and monitor your project’s progress through completion. Below is a simple presentation of Basecamp’s basic functions and what it can help your project with when it comes to organization.

How-To: PREZI

Prezi is a great online tool to utilize for presentations. It is able to bring traditional slide presentations to life by linking imagery to motion, which in turn paves the way for a deeper understanding and retention duration. Compared to traditional slideshows, Prezi doesn’t have linear, slide-by-slide display method (unless you design it that way, of course). It allows you to create your presentations in unique ways and even lets you import your existing slideshows for conversion! Also, did I mention that use of this tool is FREE?

How-To: SHORTSTACK

Facebook has gone up to be one of the top Social Networking Sites to date. Doing business within Facebook has been ongoing since 2010 and getting an edge over competition boils down to marketing.

ShortStack allows you to promote your business within Facebook by giving you the ability to create various avenues to get attention.

ShortStack makes creating contests, sweepstakes, videos, custom forms, etc. easier with available templates and the likes. Boost interaction rates up and ultimately get more attention for your Facebook page by utilizing ShortStack and its capabilities.

How-To: ROBOFORM

Roboform is arguably the best password manager in the market! Use it with your master password and Roboform will do the rest. It is able to store log-in information and is able to generate hacker-free passwords when you need one. You can feel at ease without trying to remember every password on every online account that you have.

Additionally, with proper configuration, Roboform is able to fill out forms for you with just one click.

You can choose between the free version (which limits the number of accounts it can handle) and the paid version (which can handle unlimited number of accounts).

How-To: ANIMOTO

Animoto aids your business by giving you the ability to make presentations which are far superior than traditional slide shows. It is fast, free and very easy to use and presentations look professionally done. They have a great selection of images and music on the site and you have the option to upload your own images. A small price of $3.00 will allow you to make a full length video and an annual $30.00 fee will get you access to creating as many videos as you want.

How-To: PICMONKEY

PicMonkey makes photo editing extremely simple to do and is absolutely free! You don’t even have to register to be able to use this application online. It runs on any browser that is capable of running flash. You just upload your photo and start editing! Adjusting texture, color-tinting and airbrushing images are just some of its capabilities. The quality of the image after editing it with PicMonkey is comparable to those done in other photo editing applications. The options to play with are endless and you can share your finished creations with friends instantly.