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How to Unsend an Email in Gmail

Deborah Tennen / January 10, 2019

If you came across this article because you want to unsend an email you already sent from Gmail, you're out of luck. You can unsend emails in Gmail, but only for a short period of time after you send them. But keep reading so you can cover your tracks...

How to Use Autocorrect in Google Docs

Deborah Tennen / January 10, 2019

Google Docs offers an autocorrect feature: It's called Automatic substitution. Here, we'll walk through how to set up and use it, as well as when it might be particularly useful. This autocorrect feature can save you time and make sure your frequently used phrases, sentences, or even paragraphs...

How to Customize Your Slack Sidebar

Justin Pot / January 9, 2019

Do you ever wonder why your co-worker's Slack sidebar looks different than yours? It's probably because they customized it. Here's how you can do the same thing.

To get started click the name of your organization, at top-left, then click "Preferences." Like this:

Slack settings menu

Now head to the...

The 10 Best Calendar Apps for 2019

Jill Duffy / January 7, 2019

The best calendar apps keep your day flowing smoothly. Ideally, you should be able to review it at the top of the week for an overview and every morning to get a grasp on your day, relying on notifications for the rest of the time. The right calendar app helps...

The 10 Best Journaling Apps for 2019

Melanie Pinola / January 3, 2019

Where has the time gone? If you haven't kept a journal, you might not know. Journaling might be the most underrated activity that could boost your productivity and well-being in just a few minutes a day. Just jot your thoughts down or record what happened during the day for...

The Best Accounting Software for Freelancers in 2019

Jessica Greene / January 3, 2019

When you envisioned what it would be like to work as a freelancer, you probably imagined days spent writing, coding, designing, or doing something else that you love. You certainly didn't daydream about scanning receipts, logging expenses, sending invoices, and filing your taxes. But those tasks are an inevitable...

The Best Invoicing Software: 19 Apps to Get Paid for Your Work

Matthew Guay / January 1, 2019

You've already found clients, put in the hours, and completed the work. Now it's time to get paid. Invoicing should be the easiest part of your process, but creating and sending an invoice can be a time suck—and one you're not getting paid for.

Invoicing software...

How to Take Better Surveys with SurveyMonkey and Zapier

Jill Duffy / December 31, 2018

Conducting surveys at the end of the year, or the beginning of a new one, is a tradition for many organizations. It takes a lot of work to write good survey questions, then design and configure it, send invitations, and conduct a survey, much less compile and analyze the results...

The 20 Best Sites for Finding Free Stock Photos and Images

Justin Reynolds / December 27, 2018

Content with images is 94% more likely to be shared and has better SEO value than words-only content. Plus, no one likes reading a giant wall of text. But you probably don't have the budget to purchase or the time to create original images for every piece of content...

Customer Service Software Showdown: Zendesk vs. Freshdesk

Jeremy Moser / December 25, 2018

Customer service is the lifeblood of a modern business. Seventy percent of consumers in the United States report spending more money—and preferring to do business—with a company that delivers better customer service. Conversely, 33 percent of consumers would jump ship to a new brand if they experienced just...