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Weekend Favs July 2

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Humaaans – Pablo Stanley’s new project—a free illustration library that features fully customizable humans! There is an almost endless amount of assets to mix and match from so you can create just about any human you want.
  • CanIRank – If you use an SEO tool, there is a lot of data output that can be overwhelming. CanIRank is different—the platform is powered by AI, so it gives you data and actionable recommendations.
  • Video by CoPilot AI – Video by CoPilot AI makes it easy to create personalized videos at scale. With this new product, you can record snippets and Video by CoPilot AI will edit, stitch, and process all the videos for you. 

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

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Weekend Favs June 25

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Linkgraph – Linkgraphs SEO content assistant helps you write better content, with less staff, in a shorter time. Their AI-powered program even includes a content planner and internal link suggestion feature which sets it apart from competitors.
  • Wordable – If you write your content in Google Docs and have a WordPress site you should seriously look into this tool. Once integrations are set up you can upload your content to word press in a few simple clicks, saving tons of time.
  • Invision – You guys know I love a good project and team management tool. Invision helps teams work together more naturally online. It also has built-in templates for things like brainstorming and meeting agendas as well as Loom integration, which can be very confident for a lot folks. 

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

If you want to check out more Weekend Favs you can find them here.

Weekend Favs June 18

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Claap – Another great time management tool for virtual teams. Instead of long meetings with no clear next steps, you can opt for short pre-recorded videos and clearly assigned and defined tasks for your remote teams.
  • Jiffy Reader – This Chrome extension uses modern psychological principles to enhance the words on websites, articles, and blogs so you can read faster and add more time back into your day.
  • Felt – A modern map maker’s dream. This collaborative map-making tool has climate features, trip planning add-ons, custom designs and so much more. You can easily share and add feedback or notes to any map.

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

If you want to check out more Weekend Favs you can find them here.

Weekend Favs June 11

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Switchboard App – This is a remote collaboration and virtual meeting room tool made for the remote work era. With features like shared workspaces, cloud browsing, and meeting memory your team can be more productive and feel more connected.
  • Virtual Event Plan – For anyone that plans or oversees virtual events this article by Mike Allton is a must-read. He offers some of the best advice for putting together an effective and successful virtual event plan.
  • 103 Bits of Advice – “When you lead, your real job is to create more leaders, not more followers.” This is just one of the 103 Bits of Advice I Wish I Had Known When I Was Young listicle on The Technium. An easy and fun ready for your Saturday morning. 

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

If you want to check out more Weekend Favs you can find them here.

Weekend Favs June 4

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Call Tracking Metrics – Track and attribute all online and offline leads, across multiple platforms and get the comprehensive data you need to confidently make better marketing decisions for your business.
  • Better Sheets – If you want to learn how to do more with Google Sheets this is a great platform for you. Better Sheets offers videos and training for Google Sheet users on how to build templates for analytics, boards, design, and much more.
  • Grow With Google – Another great free resource from Google. Grow your career or business by earning certificates, watching videos, and completing mini-tutorials all specially designed by Googe to help you grow.

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

Weekend Favs May 28

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Keyword Insights AI – is a fast and easy way to discover precisely what people are looking for online. Helping you to analyze the popularity and opportunity of keywords that are relevant to your business.
  • Community CXL – Marketing can be a difficult field to get into and one that is constantly changing. CXL helps new and expert marketers learn on the job with their community-driven education platform.
  • Uprise – Personalized online wealth management. Uprise recommends the best financial options for you based on your personal financial goals (credit cards, investment opportunities, loans, benefits) and helps to keep you on track with real human experts reviewing your portfolio.

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

Weekend Favs May 21

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Agorapulse – is a powerful, unified social media management tool that combines publishing and scheduling tools with insights and analytics all in one place. Agorapluse’s customer support, value for money, and ease of use make it a stellar option for any small business.
  • nTask – This project management software combines the power of collaborative planning with a range of powerful project, task, and time management functions. nTask’s use of Kanban boards and Gantt Charts creates an easy-to-reference visual for teams and managers alike.
  • Trainual – A new-age training manual for remote teams. This unique employee onboarding software turns every process, policy, and SOP for every role and responsibility into a simple, powerful playbook. 

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

Weekend Favs May 14

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

This week’s featured tools will help you better manage the information you receive. We’ve selected some of our favorite services that will allow you to customize how you consume the news, notifications, and emails.

  • Charlie News – Charlie is a news app that helps you stay informed with the important news from around the world. Charlie delivers news stories in a calm and measured way; giving you all the information you need without being overwhelmed.
  • Leave Me Alone App – Leave me alone is a simple tool that removes the hassle of unsubscribing from unwanted mail and compiles all of your subscription emails into one place, so you can quickly see what you want to keep or toss out!
  • Acapela – Gives you a clutter-free way to manage your work notifications. It connects the work and personal apps you use every day and gives you a high-level view of all your notifications.

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

Weekend Favs May 7

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but I encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

This week’s featured tools can help you save time searching the web, conduct more efficient team meetings, and teach you the psychology behind product pricing.

  • HeyDay – Heyday is your research helping hand. This nifty browser extension automatically saves your content and uses A.I. to resurface it when appropriate.
  • Vowel – Vowel makes meetings better with video conferencing, meeting transcription, instant recordings, and collaborative agendas + notes — all in one place.
  • The Science Based Playbook of Pricing – An enticing sneak peek into the first of a series of playbooks by Ex-Googler, Thomas McKinlay, featured on the popular tech platform Product Hunt. This playbook could prove helpful for anyone looking to price a new product or having trouble with selling their current ones. Check it out!

These are my weekend favs; I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape

Weekend Favs April 30

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road.

  • Aircam – is a real-time, AI-powered platform that provides professional business photos for multi-location businesses at an affordable price.
  • Ludwig.guru – is a linguistic search engine that helps you find the perfect word or sentence to express your ideas. Essentially, it helps you write better English in an easy and smart way.
  • Wizenguides – Essential strategy guides for the busy startup founder. These online guides were built to help entrepreneurs avoid common mistakes and take guessing out of their work. 

These are my weekend favs, I would love to hear about some of yours – Tweet me @ducttape