You know you’ve found a good app when all you want to do is share it with people! Here at Saffire, we make it our business to discover, research, test and promote apps that we think are going to improve all aspects of your life! Since social communication is constantly increasing, we want to make sure that our readers are ahead of the curve. Check out these 5 apps that we think are worth your time!
Ever wonder what it’s like to be front-row at a ZZ Top concert? Maybe you want to know how it feels like to sit inside a coffee shop in Berlin. Maybe you just want to share your grocery shopping experience with your kids! Periscope is a fun solution and showcases live-streaming videos from around the world! Not only is this a fun app to use in your free time, but it’s also another social tool to promote your event, venue or destination! Periscope allows you to broadcast your organization’s voice across the globe. Some great ways to promote your event through Periscope is by interviewing a performer or important figure in the community. You can also make major announcements like a concert lineup or even offer a special promotion. Also, anything you film on Periscope can be saved and then reused on other social media channels!
Have your contacts gotten out of control? Don’t wait for spring cleaning to get organized! Circle Back allows you to clean up your contacts from your phone, Gmail, Microsoft Exchange, Facebook and LinkedIn. It also SCANS business cards for an easier way to add contacts! Consider it the “address book replacement” that keeps you up-to-date
Speaking of LinkedIn, you can create a custom newsfeed of your professional network with LinkedIn Pulse. Pulse instantly gives you news based on the people you’re connected to, what you follow and what industry you’re in. This app is able to quickly display content that is relevant to you. We recommend this app in the morning with your first cup of coffee!
Is your designer out of town or are you a designer looking for something easier to use? Photofy is a free photo editing app that allows you to add art and color overlays to your photos including 90+ fonts, 39,000 graphic elements and 30+ filters. The photo editing capabilities are almost equivalent to Photoshop, but made easy by immediately posting to your social media channels! This tool will come in handy when you don’t have access to your office or you’re out snapping pics and need to post them ASAP!
Ever found yourself bored without weekend plans? Eager to do something, but not sure what? Or maybe you have guests in town and you want to be sure to give the best suggestions for food and entertainment. Hey Lets is your answer! It’s an app that provides you with people’s experiences so you can enjoy a personalized feed of food, nightlife, shows, outdoor activities, travel tips and more. You can browse trending, recommended experiences and adventures enjoyed by community members you follow.