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22 New Apps To Get Your Creativity & Productivity Flowing


Nadia Tatlow

CEO - 13 Aug, 2018


We live in an app-obsessed world, which makes it more important than ever to take the time to hone in on a few that work for you and your personal workflow.

After all, apps are supposed to help you de-clutter and simplify things.

Here at Shift HQ, the jury is still out on what the best apps are—but we've all got our own favorites, and we are committed to providing our most productive customers with the choices they need to get work done faster.

Don't believe me? Just check out all of the beautiful stock photo apps we've added for our photo-crazy Shift Bosses. Not to mention Airtable for of the data gurus, Calendly for the meeting lovers, and Android Messaging because, well, it's new, and it's awesome for any Android users out there that need to stay on top of their messages at work.

Here's a quick peek at the latest additions to our App Directory...

Calendly - Time to say goodbye to all of the back and forth on phone and email tag, and hello to easy meeting scheduling. It's 100% free to use too!

Android Messages - Alright, Android users, get ready to never miss another message when you're on your desktop. Stay in touch with friends and family, send group texts, and share your favorite pictures, videos, and audio messages, all from inside Shift.

AirtableTalk about a power tool! Airtableworks like a spreadsheet but gives you the power of a database to organize anything. If you haven't tried it out yet, this one makes looking at spreadsheets all day a whole lot more interesting.

Zoho Mail - Enjoy secure, fast, and ad-free email for businesses.

TeamViewer - Connect to remote computers, provide remote support & collaborate online.

Zapier - Move info between your web apps automatically.

Copper - You may know this one as Prosperworks, which was recently renamed to Copper. This is a new kind of productivity CRM that's designed to do all your busywork, so you can focus on building long-lasting business relationships.

Microsoft Teams - This is a platform that combines workplace chat, meetings, notes, and attachments. The service integrates with the company's Office 365 subscription office productivity suite,

Google Chat - Meet face to face with co-workers and customers, right inside Google Chat for Shift.

Yahoo Mail - A well-loved e-mail service that many of you have been requesting :)

Patreon - This is a membership platform that makes it easy for artists and creators to get paid.

Use apps to your advantage and connect them with Shift.

Prezi - The presentation software that uses motion, zoom, and spatial relationships to bring your ideas to life and make you a great presenter.

Behance - Showcase and discover the latest work from top online portfolios by creative professionals across industries.

Dreamstime -  A a microstock photography agency offering a collection of commercial stock photos, images, illustrations and related content.

Photobucket - Third-party hosting for your forum, website, blog, or online store!

Dribbble - Shots from popular and up and coming designers. Dribbble is a fantastic community to discover and connect with talented creative-types worldwide.

SmugMug - Safe and secure photo sharing...the way it should be!

Stocksy - Home to a beautifully-curated collection of stock photography and cinematography. Find the perfect stock images and video clips for your project.

Pexels - Free stock photos you can use everywhere.

UnsplashEnjoy beautiful, free images and photos that you can download and use for any project.

Teamwork- A project management, help desk, and team messaging software, all wrapped up into one!

Expensify-  The world's leading solution for expense management. Use it individually, or across your team to track expenses, submit receipts, and issue reimbursements.

Ready to add a few more apps? Check out the full directory here, or head into your Shift account to connect your existing accounts.