This is our regular “3 Tips on Friday” email. Every Friday we’ll send you 3 quick tips that will help improve your productivity, simplify your use of technology and make you more secure online.
Today, 3 top web-based, and FREE tools that everybody should use:
- Evernote: If you haven’t heard of Evernote yet, then you are missing out. It is awesome! You can easily add notes, pdfs, webpages and photos to your new cyber-memory. Then you can access it via a web browser, Mac program, Windows program, iPhone App, iPad App, and Andriod App. It syncs all the time so you have all your information with you all the time. Beautiful!
- LastPass: We’ve mentioned this LastPass before. Use it to securely save all your online passwords in one place. Remember to make your master password very secure. LastPass provides add-ons for most popular browsers like Safari, Firefox, Chrome and IE. Mobile devices like iPhone and iPad are also supported. A great feature of LastPass is to generate a secure password. Use LastPass to increase your online security.
- Google Voice: Yes, Google may be watching your every online step, but what can you do opt-out of Google? Google Voice is FREE and allows you to have a universal phone number. You can then route this to any number you like; your mobile, work or home number. You can even port your mobile number to Google Voice. US calls are FREE and international calls are very inexpensive. Google Voice is a great way to make inexpensive international calls from your mobile phone. Google Voice will also transcribe your voice mails.
Did we miss one of your favorites? Leave us a comment and we’ll list it in a future post.