By David Holland

June 11, 2021


Online tools can help grow your small business, such as email productivity, market research, SEO and more. Check out the following top tier online marketing tools:

Project/task management:

Teamwork - Extremely user-friendly. Create tasks and projects, upload files, and add comments. With Teamwork everything is in one central location.

Trello - Trello is a collaboration tool that organizes your projects into boards. In one glance, Trello tells you what's being worked on, who's working on what, and where something is in a process.

Slack - Slack is a meeting space, water-cooler, bulletin board, and phone-tree for your whole organizing team. It’s a great place to coordinate and collaborate, and a fun place to get to know your fellow organizers and activists, even when you can’t all be in the same room at the same time.

Image optimization and editing: 

Pixelz - is one of the easiest ways to manage your photo and visual content coming from content teams, photo shoots, and any of your content agencies.

BeFunky - an easy-to-use image editing tool sans Photoshop. and Tiny PNG/JPG - sizing tools for modifying the appearance of images without affecting the integrity.

Colorcinch - an intuitive, one-click approach to design with AI-powered photo enhancers and manipulation that help you achieve stunning results in less time with no experience necessary.

Stock Video and Images: 

Coverr, Videvo, and Mazwai - create engaging video clips for your brand.

Pexels and Pixabay - download free and attention-grabbing stock photos to help grow attention.

Customer support:

Zendesk - A service-first CRM company that builds software designed to improve customer relationships. As employees, we encourage each other to grow and innovate. As a company, we roll up our sleeves to plant roots in the communities we call home.

Appointlet - This is a cloud-based appointment scheduling solution that helps businesses to connect with their prospects through emails, landing pages and a sales funnel.

Groove- A cloud-based help desk software for small businesses. It helps companies to communicate with their customers via email, live chat, social media and phone calls.


About the author

Nice bloke with practical ideas. Former Procter & Gamble, Kraft and IBM sales and marketing executive. Became a business owner 20 years ago. Started multiple businesses including EXELA which is the most successful Keap® & Infusionsoft™ reseller in the EMEA region.

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