10 Apps to Add to Your Marketing Plan for 2017
New Tools for Your Marketing Plan
The new year means a new plan of attack for your overall marketing plan. Don’t let yourself do twice the work when investing in the right apps could help maximize your time and effort. Someone has already gone through the trouble of creating a tool that can help you plan an execute, take advantage and get going.
Here are 10 Apps to add to your marketing plan in 2017
Think of Buffer as your social media hub. It lets you manage multiple accounts from one screen, analyze data and it comes in a variety of plans for individuals and businesses.
Pablo actually works hand in hand with Buffer and is the perfect tool to accompany your social media management. Pablo lets you create custom images for your posts. It’s easy to use and will make your social media engagement look professional and slick.
There is a reason this tool pops up on every must-have list, you need it. Google Analytics will help improve your online presence in measurable ways. See what works and what doesn’t for your marketing plan from a variety of data points.
Simply Measured offers social media analysis and monitoring across multiple platforms. Instead of gathering insights site by site this tool does the legwork for you. It even offers interrogation of the data in highly customizable formats making it easier for your team to act on the data.
This handy little tool lets you drop the most popular keywords into your content. It gives you insight on what people are searching so you can get your engagement.
A great tool to see tour marketing plan in action. Woorank lets you look at the data generated by your website and SEO. This tool also creates reports that you can easily share with colleges and clients.
This is a great one for any business owner committed to keeping up a timely blog. Even the most creative writer can come up short on topics now and again. This tool generates topic suggestions based on a few questions.
Grammarly is like spellcheck on steroids. It’s an app and chrome extension that can spell and grammar check any document including email. It also helps improve writing by making word and structure suggestions.
This app turns your phone, computer or tablet into a brainstorming session. No matter where you are or what device you are using, your thoughts and ideas will update and come together in an easy to use app.
This one is for the aspiring podcaster. This downloadable software makes it possible to record and edit audio. It may feel a little intimidating but there are multiple tutorials out there on how to use it effectively and easily. You’ll be cranking out podcast episodes before you know it.
For small business owners, 2017 will be hectic, try to make the most of your valuable time by being efficient and innovative with your marketing plan. These 10 apps are a great way to get started.
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