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WEEK Plan’s motto is Put First Things First. I’m a huge fan of Google Calendar, mostly because I can access it from my phone & Kindle. But I’m switch to WEEK Plan because I want a planner with more. And Google Calendar is just a calendar.
This weekly planner is inspired by the The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change from Stephen Covey and Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity from David Allen.
It has room for goals, which is what I’m looking for. And while I love Workflowy, I want one tool for basic day to day stuff.
Want to build an email list for free? You can send 12,000 emails a month to a list of up to 2,000 subscribers with MailChimp’s Forever Free plan.
Here’s a few ways to use this service:
newsletterannounce a new product or servicesalescoupons
Like most of these tools, there is an option to upgrade. But if you’re just starting out, it’s a fantastic option.
I honestly don’t have time to manage every social media platform I use. Who on Earth does? Really, with every so-called guru pushing us to tweet, post and share our every move. It’s enough to make me want to scream!
That’s why I love HootSuite. You can manage five social profiles, schedule updates and see basic analytics. As time is money, this is an incredible time saver for those who want to increase their online presence.
#4 Boomerang for Gmail/Outlook
The idea behind Boomerang is that emails can easily fall through the cracks. With Boomerang, you can send emails at a scheduled time, attach follow-ups, and reminders if you don’t hear back from someone.
This is perfect for those who have a hard time organizing their communications. And you know not returning communications is a huge business sin, so Boomerang will ensure messages don’t fall through the cracks.
Google is a solopreneur’s best friend. Google can be considered a complete toolbox for micro businesses. It’s free, and it rocks!
Here’s just a few things you can do with Google:
GmailGoogle Drive – 15 GB of free cloud spaceGoogle Docs – documents, spreadsheets, presentations, drawings & formsGoogle HangoutsGoogle + for Business
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.