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5 Instagram Marketing Strategies for Your Business

Stephen Altrogge / July 20, 2018

According to Pew Research, 35% of American adults use Instagram. And the platform is even more popular among the younger crowd: a whopping 92% of Instagram users are between the ages of 18-49. Even if your business isn't currently using the platform, your customers most certainly are.

While businesses...


The 20 Best Productivity Apps for Windows in 2018

Melanie Pinola / July 19, 2018

Many of us need specific tools to get our jobs done. You might use QuickBooks for accounting and invoicing, Microsoft Visual Studio for developing computer programs, Scrivener for writing a book, or AutoCAD for creating 2D or 3D designs.

But beyond specialized software, there's a vast ocean of Windows...


How an eCommerce Entrepreneur Prototyped His Product With Zapier

Stephanie Donily / July 18, 2018

“It's not a question of if Zapier can do it, but how.” - Tivan Amour, founder at SaveMySales

Online shoppers are a finicky bunch. In fact, 75% of online shoppers add items to their shopping cart and then leave without buying anything. This behavior, better known as shopping cart abandonment...


The 10 Fastest Growing New Work Apps and Trends in 2018

Matthew Guay / July 17, 2018

The most important apps are the ones you stick with, add to your home screen, and make a core part of your workflows. Sometimes new apps click immediately. Other times, you start relying on them over time as the apps add new features and your whole team gets onboard.

Those...


The 25 Best Productivity Apps for Mac in 2018

Matthew Guay / July 16, 2018

Creation software isn’t enough on its own. Word processors, spreadsheets, creative tools, IDEs, email, databases, and more run our businesses and are the reason we have computers for work, but they’re not perfect. You can have the best apps to code software, write novels, or sketch art, but...


The 13 Best Team Chat Apps for Your Company

Matthew Guay / July 13, 2018

“To err is human,” wrote Alexander Pope, but he could have as easily written, “To communicate is human.” From pictograms carved into stone to the latest chat apps, humans always find better ways to communicate. It’s no surprise AIM and MSN Messenger were some of the internet's strongest...


Hire a Virtual Assistant and Start Delegating

Michelle Nickolaisen / July 12, 2018

There comes a time in every small business owner's life when they look at their to-do list and realize they simply can't get it all done. Too many emails to answer, too many clients to onboard, too many marketing campaigns to organize—whatever the case, you need help...


How a Real Estate Broker Uses Automation to Reduce Follow-Up Time by 90%

Joey Blanco / July 10, 2018

Our stories explore how Zapier's users solve common problems. From marketers to CEOs, educators to real estate agents, millions use Zapier to automate their most tedious tasks. If you haven't yet, try Zapier for free to see what we're all about.


"Zapier, I learned, should've been...


The 12 Best News Apps for Keeping Up with the Best of the Web

David Nield / July 10, 2018

The internet's a big place, expanding every day—so how do you make sure you're catching up on the best of what the web has to offer?

By having the right apps and tools at your disposal. Whether you're interested in news stories in your area of...


The 12 Best Free Email Marketing Apps

Matthew Guay / July 9, 2018

You have something to share with your fans followers, something too long for a social media post, too focused for a blog post. You need an email newsletter.

The simplest way to email a group of people is Gmail's BCC field—but that only lets you email 100 people...