I’m always looking for web-based software appliations that I can use. Check out this list of 101 (wow!!) small business web applications. Many of these are free for 1-3 users. Others have free trial periods. So, what’s the risk. Try it, you just may like it. Once your business reaches a certain size, you can move to software that resides on your servers or obtain multi-user licenses. If you’re concerned about becoming too deeply embedded in a web-based software that can’t handle your growth, either make sure the software can handle your growth or make sure you can easily pull your data out and transfer it into another, more suitable software at a later date.
Read the article, started below, from Small Biz Trends. (This was brought to my attention via a group I belong to in LinkedIn.)
Check out these 101 small business web applications – software in the cloud. The selections reflect the breadth of innovative ideas and new business pursuits at play in the small business technology cloud landscape.
From sales to legal to productivity tools, we can attest that the small business technology is alive, kicking and doing extremely well in 2011.
It’s getting much easier and cheaper to operate a business than ever before. Absolutely great news for small business!
Here is the list of categories we will cover on this post:
Social Media Marketing
Billing and Accounting
Hiring and Team Building File Sharing