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The Zapier Guide to Line Items

Matthew Guay / December 12, 2017

e pluribus unum. The timeworn phrase that graces most US banknotes—Latin for "Out of many, one"—was intended to represent the United States being one nation of many states, could easily have a double meaning. After all, so often when you open your wallet to pay a receipt or...

Steal This Workflow: How a Startup with a Strict Budget Automates their Nurture Emails

Joey Blanco / December 11, 2017

In the world of startups, everyone works a lot. The founder puts in 70+ hours a week, the head of marketing is the marketing team, and everyone handles sales. When you work in that environment, you have to be fast, efficient, and unflappable. It's a right of passage.

Or...

Steal This Workflow: How Digital Marketers Stay On Top of New Leads with Automated Emails

Joey Blanco / December 8, 2017

How do you manage your new leads? Are you checking in on Facebook Lead Ads once every hour or two? Maybe you're exporting a list of new leads at the end of each day and following up the next.

That sure seems like a lot of manual and monotonous...

The Best Software Discounts for Nonprofit Organizations

Emily Irish / December 7, 2017

Running an organization isn’t cheap. With budget and personnel restrictions, it's often hard to get the latest technology approved or prioritized.

For nonprofit organizations who are doing the valuable work of improving society, we’re trying to change that, and we’re not alone. Zapier offers a 15...

The 13 Free Slack Apps That Will Make Your Team Even More Productive

Emily Irish / December 7, 2017

Slack is a natural hub for many businesses, thanks to its powerful chat tools—but chat alone isn't enough to get things done. For all those extra features to take action on your conversations and make decisions without opening another program or tab, you need Slack's apps.

These...

Steal This Workflow: eCommerce Businesses Leverage Facebook Lead Ads to Connect with Customers

Joey Blanco / December 6, 2017

For any business, finding the right audience on social media isn't a simple task, let alone convincing said audience to click to your website, make a purchase, or sign up for a newsletter. But with Facebook Lead Ads, you'll advertise to folks already interested in your product, newsletter...

The Remote Workers' Toolkit: 30+ Productivity Apps and Tools to Help You Work Smarter, Not Harder

Melanie Pinola / December 5, 2017

"Give me six hours to chop down a tree, and I will spend four hours sharpening the axe."- Attributed to Abraham Lincoln, but most likely never said by him

Everyone could use a good productivity tool or two. If you're a carpenter, you need a hammer and nails. Painters...

Steal This Workflow: How Real Estate Agents Use Facebook Lead Ads to Automatically Wrangle Leads

Joey Blanco / December 4, 2017

If you plan to advertise your business on Facebook, you don't have to go further than Facebook Lead Ads. These ads give interested users—and potential customers—a chance to opt-in to a newsletter, fill out a form for more information or an ebook, enter a contest, or otherwise...

How to Quickly Learn Essential Keyboard Shortcuts in Any Program

Emily Irish / November 30, 2017

Keyboard shortcuts are simple commands that keep your fingers on your keyboard instead of jumping back and forth to your mouse. You probably already know common keyboard shortcuts like CTRL + C to copy and CTRL + V to paste, but there are tons of other shortcuts to do just about anything...

The Best Webinar Software for Marketers

Emily Irish / November 29, 2017

There's something about visual communication and a classroom setting that makes people pay just a little more attention to your message. Webinars are the internet's way of recreating this effect online. Maybe you want to run webinars to generate leads and demonstrate expertise to potential clients. Maybe you...