Are Your Online Business Tools Integrated?

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There's few things I love more than taking a new web service for a test drive.  I have a terrible case of "shiny object syndrome" when it comes to trying out a new product that can help me organize, market better, save money, or save time. An added bonus to all this is that adding new resources to my online business toolbox helps me better advise my clients. Since I can't utilize everything I like at the same time, I have, over time, developed a list of criteria that a service needs to meet … [Read more...]

Turn Gmail Into A Mini-Social CRM with Rapportive

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If you are a Gmail or Google Apps user and also active with social media, do yourself a favor and get Rapportive.  Rapportive is a free browser plugin (works with Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Mailplane) that creates an info pane right in the Gmail message window that displays all your correspondent's social media information, recent posts and more. In addition, if you connect your own social media accounts to it, Rapportive will allow you to see if you are already connected. So for example, if … [Read more...]