Tech Toolbox | January 2021

Tech Toolbox for January 2021 by Mike Taylor

It may be a bit counter intuitive to know that creating and sharing these tools is actually easier to do daily than a periodic roundup. I’ve been sharing I’ve been sharing the daily version of these via Revue here. You can subscribe to that one for free and you’ll get 5 new tools every weekday. (Unless I forget a day-which makes it “almost” every week day.)

As of today, I’m thinking of sharing a big list rounding up the previous month’s daily editions here monthly. (This one is actually a double issue and going forward they will not be this big.)  Hope you find something useful – let me know if you do!

Spotlight Apps

These are the ones I’m most excited about and have been putting to use myself. 

Organize your tabs with tab groups in Google Chrome — Google Chrome’s Tab Grouping feature has been out for awhile now. I just recently discovered it and holy cow – I’m so glad I did! 

StreamYard | Browser-based live studio for professionals — Due to COVID attendance at sporting events is very limited. So I’ve been live-streaming my daughter’s basketball games and Streamyard is everything you need to live stream right in your browser.

Nocode = Google Docs to Documentation, Intranet, Blog or Website — This is a fast and easy way to publish things for the world from your Google Docs. 

Freepik Editor — I’ve been working on a cool project using illustrations from Freepik. The ability to break these apart and customize them is really fantastic! 

Multimedia & Visual Design

Graphic Design Tools

Canva — Create stunning designs with Canva’s awesome suite of features

Genially —  The tool for creating interactive content online

Stencil —  Stencil is an easy-to-use online graphic design tool and image editor 

Crello — Free Graphic Design Software for Creating Images Online

Snappa — Quick & Easy Graphic Design Software

Graphic Design Resources

Wrrooom! Illustration Constructor  — Biggest illustration creator for Sketch and Figma

Everypixel Patterns — Customizable Seamless Patterns 

AI Image Upscaler – Enlarge Images & Photos Online for Free Free online smart upscaler software to enlarge images and photos (JPG, PNG) without losing quality. Enlarge and enhance pictures automatically using AI

Multiavatar  — Free custom illustrated avatar maker

Holiday Graphic Design Resources

77 PowerPoint Christmas cards to download and share! | BrightCarbon — It’s Christmas! What better way to spread the joy than sending your own personal greeting with one of our downloadable PowerPoint Christmas cards?

Merry Christmas illustrations 400+ unique Christmas theme illustrations in different styles for your awesome projects. Available in PNG and SVG formats. Free for a link. Made with ❤ by Icons8.

200+ Free Christmas Designs (Clipart, Images, Fonts) – Christmas HQ Get your Christmas designs off to a great start with our library of over 200 free holiday fonts, backgrounds, clip art, images, borders and so much more.

Fun Christmas photos A full set of Christmas and wintery images for any project. Tell your story with clear, studio-shot images this holiday season. Free for a link! Made with ❤ by Icons8.

3D Christmas decorations A collection of shiny Christmas graphics in two styles: fun-and-wild or classy. Available in PNG and 3D formats, with recoloring masks included for Photoshop.


Noun Project: Free Icons & Stock Photos for Everything — Noun Project features the most diverse collection of icons and stock photos ever. Download SVG and PNG. Browse over 3 million art-quality icons and photos.

Icons8 Download design elements for free: icons, photos, vector illustrations, and music for your videos. All the assets made by designers → consistent quality ⚡️

FlatIcon 3,773,500+ Free vector icons in SVG, PSD, PNG, EPS format or as ICON FONT. Thousands of free icons in the largest database of free vector icons!

iconmonstr – Free simple icons for your next project Free simple icons for your next project

IconFinder More than 15,307 free icons in one place. Download all the free icons in SVG, PNG or ICO format.

Illustrations Blush makes it easy to add free illustrations to your designs. Play with fully customizable graphics made by artists across the globe.

Open Peeps, Hand-Drawn Illustration Library — Open Peeps is a hand-drawn illustration library to create scenes of people. You can use them in product illustration, marketing, comics, product states, user flows, personas, storyboarding, quinceañera invitations, or whatever you want! ⠀

Vector Creator —  Create striking illustrations for free right in your browser, no design experience required. Use 3,000+ elements in 12 styles to spice up your UI or social media.

Get Waves –  A free SVG wave generator to make unique SVG waves for your next web design. Choose a curve, adjust complexity, randomize!

Stubborn | Create your own custom character illustrations

Stories — Use our Illustrated Concepts for your web, app or presentation to tell a Story. Choose a style, color and background and animate them with our online editor.

Free illustrations – Free to use illustrations & vectors — Find free illustrations & vectors for your next personal or commercial project with & without attribution 

Live Streaming

Open Broadcaster Software®️ | OBS OBS (Open Broadcaster Software) is free and open source software for video recording and live streaming. Stream to Twitch, YouTube and many other providers or record your own videos with high quality H264 / AAC encoding.

Web-based Live Streaming Studio | Melon Melon is the web-based live streaming studio that allows you to invite guests, share your screen and go live instantly! Stream privately or directly to Facebook, YouTube and Twitch.

Live stream to 30+ platforms simultaneously Your description for this link…

Be.Live – A new way for Live Streaming BeLive is a live streaming platform for Facebook & YouTube to grow your reach and boost your sales.

Live streaming meetings or webinars using a custom service — If configured by your account administrator, you can live stream a meeting or webinar to a custom platform like YouTube, Facebook, etc.

Remove Backgrounds

How to Remove Background From Picture in PowerPoint — In this step-by-step tutorial, learn how to remove a background from a photo in Microsoft PowerPoint.Watch all my PowerPoint tutorials here: https://www.yout…

Remove Background from Image – Remove Image Background: 100% automatically – in 5 seconds – without a single click – for free.

Remove Image Backgrounds Online – Clipping Magic Best of both — Full Auto + Smart Clip Editor — Crop, rotate, fix colors, add shadows & reflections — All you need for great photos! — for Free

Automatically Remove Background from Image – PhotoScissors Automatically remove a background and replace it with a transparency, solid color, or background image with just a few clicks!

AI Background Remover – Remove Background From Image Erase image backgrounds and make a transparent background, using AI. Remove backgrounds from any photo online for free

Canva Background Remover * Requires a paid account.

Stock Music

YouTube Audio Library

Mixkit – Royalty Free Stock Music, Download Free Music for Videos Download from our library of astounding free stock music. All audio tracks are royalty free and ready to use in your video editing projects.

Fugue — Free Royalty Free Music Download free background music for your videos, movies, and websites. Free both for personal and commercial projects.

Unminus | Free Premium Music for Your Projects  unminus – Posts tagged energy


Stock Photos

Pixabay — Over 1.9 million images, videos & music 

Pexels – Free Stock Photos Stock photos & videos

Unsplash | The internet’s source of freely-usable images. Beautiful, free images and photos that you can download and use for any project. Better than any royalty free or stock photos.

Noun Project | Photos too! The most diverse collection of icons ever. Download SVG and PNG. Millions of free icons or unlimited royalty-free icons with NounPro.

Stock photos, royalty-free images, graphics, vectors & videos | Adobe Stock Search Adobe Stock for millions of royalty-free stock images, photos, graphics, vectors, video footage, illustrations, templates, 3d assets, editorial assets and high-quality premium content. Try risk-free today.

Stock Video

Free Stock Videos, Download Royalty Free Videos – Mixkit — Browse our library of extraordinary free stock footage and motion clips for every occasion. All HD Video Clips are completely free to download and use anywhere.

Videvo -Download free stock video footage with over 70,000 video clips in 4K and HD. We also offer a wide selection of music and sound effect files with over 100,000 clips available.

Adobe Stock Free Browse free video clips on Adobe Stock and use it for any commercial purpose. You’ll discover free video in some of the most-searched subjects including nature, business, aerial, and so much more.

Mazwai -Great source for free stock videos

Pixabay -Thousands of free stock video clips

Online Screenshot Tools

Website PNG Screenshot | CloudConvert — >Create full size website screenshots as PNG. Free, fast and no sign up required.

Screenshot Guru – Online Screen Capture for Websites With Screenshot Guru, you can capture beautiful, full-length high-resolution (retina display) PNG screenshot images of web pages, tweets and any public website. It works every on your desktop, Android mobile phone, iPhone or iPad.

Take Web Screenshot with Screenshot API | Screenshot Machine Free screenshot api for capturing web pages. Let our website screenshot generator and gifted robots take your webpage screenshot!

Site-Shot – Capture a Website screenshot Site-Shot: Online webpage screenshot service that takes a full page snapshot. The simplest way to take a full page screenshot, we support up to 20000 pixels

URL2PNG – Screenshots as a Service

Video Tools

Wipster | Creative Collaboration and Review Software — Creative teams share work-in-progress assets with collaborators and clients for feedback and approval.

Video collaboration tool: review, save file versions & more Vimeo’s simple, creative video collaboration tools let your team stay efficient, organized and sane during the video production and editing process. | Video Review and Collaboration Software Join more than a million pros on the world’s most powerful video review and collaboration platform. Quickly share video projects with your team and clients for fast feedback and approval.

SynchSketch Review media collaboratively in the cloud – no setup, visual creative feedback, all real time with just a link.

Screenlight Video Review & Approval  — Easily capture the clear-cut feedback you need to swiftly drive video projects forward.

Vodited – Edit audio like text —


Muzli Design Inspiration — Designers’ Secret Source: all the design inspiration you need. Served fresh in your new browser tab.

Grabient | Grab yourself a gradient Beautiful and simple UI for generating web gradients.

Juicebox — Juice Analytics – Build Data Products and Visualization — Create beautiful interactive data visualization apps in minutes.

Tint and Shade Generator — Tint and Shade Generator helps you make the most of any hex color. Start with a base color palette and use it to generate complementary colors for gradients, borders, backgrounds, or shadows.

Filmstrip Animation for the modern web.

WhatFont Tool -The easiest way to inspect fonts in webpages

ColorPick – Vidsbee! Color Pick is an Amazing Eye Dropper that allows precise selection of color values through it’s one-of-a-kind zoomed preview!

Responsive Viewer -Responsive Viewer is a great extension that will help you quickly understand how a website is working on different devices and adapting to various screen sizes.

Generated Photos | Unique, worry-free model photos Enhance your creative works with photos generated completely by AI. Find model images through our sorted and tagged app, or integrate images via API.

Video Personalization Tool Send personalized video emails to prospects & create interactive videos to engage users on your website with VideoForm

OnelinePlayer | Lightweight video player The simplest free web video player for Vimeo and Dropbox

Repurpose video content with Piktostory by Piktochart Turn one video into multiple content pieces. Automatically convert video to text and edit like a document. Download & share on social media. Start for free!

L&D Stuff

Learning Campaigns/Email Marketing Tools

Mailchimp  — Mailchimp is the All-In-One integrated marketing platform for small businesses, to grow your business on your terms. It’s easy to use – start for free today!

MailerLite Create advanced email marketing campaigns with features like automation, landing pages and surveys. Get free access to premium features with a 14-day trial!

HubSpot HubSpot offers a full platform of marketing, sales, customer service, and CRM software — plus the methodology, resources, and support — to help businesses grow better. Get started with free tools, and upgrade as you grow.

ConvertKit Get the email marketing tools and automation you need to grow your blog and business. Join more than 100,000 creators and try ConvertKit today.

Sendinblue Take your business to new heights with the complete all-in-one digital marketing toolbox that’s built to scale and adapt with you as you grow.

Sendicate: Simply send beautiful emails to people who matter. 

Stripo — FREE Email Template Builder: Drag and Drop Html Email Editor Stripo — free email template builder. Create professional and responsive emails fast with no HTML skills. Use it to automate email production.

Online Course Platforms

Mighty Networks | Community Platform & Online Course Platform — Bring together your website, online courses, memberships, and more to create your own thriving Passion Economy Business.

Create, Market & Sell Courses with Thinkific — Create online courses and membership sites with Thinkific and feel confident that you’ve got the easiest technology and the best support in the industry.

Teachable: Create and sell online courses and coaching Create and sell online courses and coaching services with the best online business platform used by the entrepreneurs to sell $500m+ to over 18 million students worldwide. Try it free.

SkillShare Skillshare is a learning platform with online classes taught by the world’s best practitioners. Personalized, on-demand learning in design, photography, and more.

Online Courses – Learn Anything, On Your Schedule | Udemy Udemy is an online learning and teaching marketplace with over 130,000 courses and 35 million students. Learn programming, marketing, data science and more.

Podia – Sell Online Courses, Memberships, and Downloads Podia is your all-in-one digital storefront. The easiest way to sell online courses, memberships, and downloads, no technical skills required. Try it free!

Everything you need for your knowledge business. All in one place. Launch your online business in minutes with our all-in-one platform that makes it easy to create online courses, launch marketing campaigns, build landing pages, and design the perfect website.

Build your own world of online learning. Pathwright is an online app for making courses, lessons and communities.

LearnWorlds: Create & Sell Online Courses from Your Own Site Build a beautiful, social & interactive online school to create, host and sell online courses. Setup in 5′ minutes – No Coding Required – 30 Days Free Trial

Xperiencify is the only course platform that builds 7 powerful psychological triggers into your course! The ONLY course platform that builds 7 powerful psychological triggers into your course, so that 10-30 times more students achieve success!

Online Learning Content Creation

H5P – Create and Share Rich HTML5 Content and Applications — H5P empowers everyone to create, share and reuse interactive content – all you need is a web browser and a web site that supports H5P.

iSpring Free Free eLearning software to create online courses and quizzes in PowerPoint. SCORM support for any LMS.

Udutu Our easy to use cloud-based course Authoring Tool makes it easy to create engaging courses that integrate with any SCORM compliant LMS. No installs needed.

isEazy isEazy is the simplest authoring tool for creating e-learning courses. You’ll be amazed at the results!

CourseLab Free powerful e-learning authoring tool

Non-L&D Tools for L&D Pros

Jumpshare: Free File Sharing, Send Big Files, View Files Online Share unlimited files, screenshots, video recordings with your team and clients, upload & collaborate in real-time, preview 200+ file formats online – all for free!

Loom | Free Screen & Video Recording Software Easy and free screen recorder for Mac, Windows, and Chromebooks. Record your camera and screen with audio directly from your Chrome browser and share the video with your team, friends, and family.

Grammarly: Free Online Writing Assistant Millions trust Grammarly’s free writing app to make their online writing clear and effective. Getting started is simple — download Grammarly’s extension today.

Calendly helps you schedule meetings without the back-and-forth emails Find the perfect meeting time with super easy online appointment scheduling software from Calendly, and say goodbye to phone and email tag.

PowerPoint & Presenting

Presentation Design Agency | BrightCarbon — Top tips and loads of helpful information. Be sure to check out their free Master Classes.

Dave Paradi | Think Outside the Slide  — Tons of super useful info – especially for those of us teaching and presenting online!

Presentation Zen  — Garr Reynolds’s popular website on how to design & deliver powerful presentations including TED Talks and other forms of 21st-century presentation and digital storytelling.

Duarte  — You’ve got to check out their SlideDoc template and the Diagrammer tool is a “MUST HAVE” for anyone who ever builds slides.

Canva Design School — Great way to learn the basic principles of design…and you can even build your slides in Canva then download them as PowerPoint file.

Audience Engagement & Polling

Mentimeter -Interactive presentation software  Interact with your audience using real-time voting. No installations or downloads required – and it’s free!

Slido – Q&A and polling for virtual events Slido is the ultimate Q&A and polling platform for live and virtual meetings and events. It offers interactive Q&A, live polls and insights about your audience.

Poll Everywhere – Host interactive online meetings Energize online meetings and classes with Poll Everywhere. Add live audience response activities to presentations and watch engagement and comprehension soar.

Hypersay – Interactive presentations Hypersay is a platform for live interactive presentations featuring live polls, live subtitles, q&a, feedback and analytics. Loved by lecturers, teachers, keynote speakers, training companies, businesses around the world.

Yo! Polls | Create and Share Polls Create and Share Polls instantly on Whatsapp, Snapchat, Messenger, iMessage and other places with friends.

Fast Poll – Create instant, real-time polls for free! — Fast Poll allows anyone to create a stunning, instant, real-time poll for free.

Kahoot! | Learning games | Make learning awesome! Kahoot! is a game-based learning platform that brings engagement and fun to 1+ billion players every year at school, at work, and at home. Sign up for free!

QuizUp – The Biggest Trivia Game in the World QuizUp is a free, award-winning multiplayer trivia game. Challenge friends and meet new people who share your interests.

Create simple & free polls you can easily share Create simple & free polls you can easily share with friends, family, colleagues at work, and the world. No sign up required.

Google Slides & Add-ins

Noun Project for Google Slides and Docs. Creating, Sharing and Celebrating the World’s Visual Language.

Unsplash Images – Google Workspace Marketplace Insert beautiful, free to use high-resolution images into any Slides presentation easily.

Lucidchart Diagrams – Google Workspace Marketplace Lucidchart provides collaborative online diagramming to make it easy to draw flowcharts, org charts, wireframes, UML, mind maps and more. Work together in real time with your team and clients!

Slides Toolbox – Google Workspace Marketplace Lets you to cut the clicks on repeated tasks and brings features for organizing and unifying data in Google Slides.

Poll Everywhere for Google Slides | Poll Everywhere Poll your class or audience anytime. Choose from a variety of activity types, insert them into your decks, and watch results as they come in on the screen — all within Google Slides.

SlidesPro – Google Workspace Marketplace SlidesPro offers a set of tools and libraries to create more professional Google Slides. Our Wizards also empowers you to add images, YouTube videos, icons, GIFs, stickers, charts and maps.


OpenDeck – 1,200+ startup slides sorted by category Need inspiration for your next pitch deck? OpenDeck lets you browse 1,200+ slides from famous startups including Airbnb, Uber, etc.



 Zave – Save your favourite & most visited websites — Save your most commonly used websites for personal reference or share them with the world

Pocket — All-in-one bookmark manager — | Online bookmark manager. — Online bookmark manager with a focus on simplicity, customizability, privacy, and speed.

Diigo – Better reading and research with annotation, highlighter, sticky notes, archiving, bookmarking & more. Diigo is a powerful research tool and a knowledge-sharing community

Better Than Bookmarks – Toby Bookmarks are for books, not browsers. Organize your browser tabs into Toby so you can access key resources in one-click instead of seven.


Manage audio & video with the miniplayer  — Manage your audio and video playback from sites like Spotify YouTube, etc right in Chrome

Open specific tabs on startup — When you open chrome you can designate certain tabs to open automatically

Omni bar for site searches You can use the omnibar to search a specific website. Type the url in the address bar > hit the tab key and enter your search terms.

Keyboard Shortcuts-I love keyboard shortcuts – these can help you work faster and more efficiently in Chrome.

Amazing Tabs From Mars

Save multiple tabs with one click. Get more done with a clean browser. Save multiple tabs with one click. Get more done with a clean browser. Browser extension for saving, managing, and exporting tabs.

Google Docs Publishing & Add-ins

Nocode = Google Docs to Documentation, Intranet, Blog or Website Publish fast, secure & easy to manage websites built from your Google Docs. Use Nocode for your Blog, Product Documentation, Intranet, Research or your Website.

Build a Knowledge Base on Google Docs – Kbee — Delightful knowledge base software. Kbee is a free, hosted help center solution that turns Google Docs into a beautiful, searchable knowledge base right out of the box. Write and update your articles in Docs and leave the rest to Kbee.

SimplyDocs – simplifying documentation SimplyDocs is a web-based software platform which allows you to simplify various documentation processes for you and your business.

Spaceli  — Turn Google Docs into a knowledge base

Publish good looking Google Docs — Google Docs are nice, but they look ugly when published to the web. Well, not anymore! for Google Docs – Google Workspace Marketplace The official Google Docs add-on for and Jetpack

Make Google Docs into live Fillable Form — Present your Google Docs as web form, store responses into Google Sheets, generate merged docs & PDFs, deliver docs with templated email, publish form and more

Icons for Google Slides and Google Docs With Flaticon Google Workspace extension, access to +2,5 million of free customizable icons for your Slides, Docs, and Sheets.

Mailmeteor – The best rated mail merge for Gmail Save time sending emails with Gmail. Email multiple recipients at once, track emails in real time. Free Gmail mail merge up to 75 emails per day. Ready for the mail meteor shower?

Gmail Add-ins — Sortd is a visual Trello board-like workspace for Gmail that transforms your team’s daily email chaos into organized workflows.

Zoom for Gmail Meet happy with flawless video, clear audio, and easy content sharing directly from Zoom for Gmail!

Find any email address with Clearbit Connect — The fastest easiest way to find any business email address – for free. The perfect alternative to Rapportive, and directly within your Gmail or Outlook inbox.

Dropbox for Gmail View attachments, save to Dropbox, and share from Dropbox—all without leaving Gmail.

Trello for Gmail – Google Workspace Marketplace Quickly create new cards on your Trello boards without leaving your inbox.

Manage & Track Data 

Airtable | Create apps that perfectly fit your team’s needs — Airtable is a low-code platform for building collaborative apps. Customize your workflow, collaborate, and achieve ambitious outcomes. Get started for free.

GoFullPage – Full Page Screen Capture Chrome Extension — This is a great extension for web designers looking to explore and study pages layouts. If you find a web page that catches your attention, but you’d like to see it from top to bottom, all in one image, click on GoFullPage and you can download everything into a single picture.

JotForm Tables Easy-to-use online form builder for every business. Create online forms and publish them. Get an email for each response. Collect data.

Google Tables  Google Tables by Area 120, a new workflow management tool built to help teams easily track and automate work. Tables combines the familiarity of a spreadsheet with the power of a database.

Microsoft Lists Microsoft Lists is an app that helps you track information and organize work. It’s simple, smart, and flexible, so you can stay on top of what matters most.

Notion –  All-in-one workspace. One tool for your whole team. Write, plan, and get organized.

Note Taking Apps

Notion – The all-in-one workspace for your notes, tasks, wikis, and databases. — –

Roam Research – A note taking tool for networked thought. As easy to use as a word document or bulleted list, and as powerful for finding, collecting, and connecting related ideas as a graph database. Collaborate with others in real time, or store all your data locally.

Obsidian: A knowledge base that works on local Markdown files. Obsidian: A knowledge base that works on local Markdown files.

The best outlining app for your best work Dynalist lets you organize your ideas and tasks in simple lists. It’s powerful, yet easy to use. Try the live demo now, no need to sign up.

Simplenote The simplest way to keep notes. Light, clean, and free. Simplenote is now available for iOS, Android, Mac, and the web.

Social Media Tools

TweetDeck — The most powerful Twitter tool for real-time tracking of Twitter news and conversations

Mailbrew – Your personal email digest — Your favorite feeds, writers, and newsletters in a single email digest, and a beautiful web app.

Buffer — Schedule your tweets in advance and spread them out over time.

Hootsuite — Manage multiple networks and profiles and measure your campaign results.

Pablo by Buffer – Design engaging images for your social media posts in under 30 seconds Buffer makes it super easy to share any page you’re reading. Keep your Buffer topped up and we automagically share them for you through the day.

URL Shorteners

Bitly URL Shortener | Short URLs & Custom Free Link Shortener — Free URL shortener to create the perfect short URLs for your business. Bitly helps you shorten, create and share branded links with custom domains at scale.

BLINK | Enterprise URL Shortener, Branded URLs, Link Management — BLINK is a URL shortener that makes your links more clickable. Manage, monitor, and measure every branded link. See click analytics and traffic sources and optimize every link you share.

Rebrandly | Custom URL Shortener, Branded Link Management, API — URL Shortener with custom domains. Shorten, brand and track URLs with the industry-leading link management platform. Free to try. API, Short URL, Custom Domains. – shorten that long URL into a tiny URL — is the original URL shortener that shortens your unwieldly links into more manageable and useable URLs.

URL Shortener by Zapier Integrations | Connect Your Apps with Zapier — Instantly connect URL Shortener by Zapier with the apps you use everyday. URL Shortener by Zapier integrates with 2,000 other apps on Zapier – it’s the easiest way to automate your work.

linktoqr — Free beautiful QR codes. Add/remove borders. Add text, use transperant background, apply any color. No registration or credit card needed. Email Tester Check the email spam score. Improve the email, domain IP deliverability, and reputation with spam tester tool.

Halp App for MS Teams -Turn your Microsoft Teams instance into a help desk to save time and remove communication barriers.

MeeroDrop | Visual sharing tool for creatives -Create your own sharing space.

Pilot: Easiest way to gather visual feedback Easiest way to gather visual feedback

Listory | Enrich your mind with content that matters -Listory extracts the most important stories recommended by human curators and delivers to you the best content to read on the web

Be Twice As Productive Ex-Apple engineers turn your iPad into a second display. With zero lag.

WiseStamp – Generate & Manage Professional Email Signatures Generate and manage your business email signature. Leave a Lasting Impression With WiseStamp. Design & Create for Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo, MacMail & More

Hapen Create beautiful event pages with built-in reminders. Expand your audience allowing them choose the preffered method of receiving notifications about your event.

Transcripto – simple speech to text app The cheapest way to transcribe speech to text using the most advanced tech

Papermind | A better way for your team to collaborate Papermind is a collaborative article-editing and document management platform for Slack. Create beautiful articles, store your files and media in one location, and share them with your team in Slack. Sign up now for free.

Capture the best moments from Zoom calls – Dovetail Effortlessly transcribe, highlight, tag, and share stories directly from your users, customers, prospects, colleagues, and more. From a Zoom recording to an editable, accurate transcript in minutes.

Unread: An RSS Reader Unread is an RSS reader with beautiful typography, comfortable gesture-based navigation, and a variety of color themes.

Wavium | Your always up-to-date personal page Bring all of your content together and get a homepage that automatically updates whenever you create anywhere online.

Sell Tickets Online | Ticket Tailor Simple, great value event ticket selling solution for events of all shapes and sizes.

No code free website bot maker | Joonbot — With Joonbot, building a free chatbot for website is possible. It’s even doable in minutes with our user-friendly bot software.

Mixily — With Mixily you can organize your event data, invite attendees, collect payments, connect Zoom, send calendar invites and reminders all in one place.

How to Create Quiz in Microsoft Teams — In this step-by-step tutorial video, learn how to create a Quiz in Microsoft Teams using an education account. I also show you how to create quizzes without …

Freedcamp – Free Project Management — The entirely free way to collaborate more efficiently with groups of people.

Siteoly – Build websites from Google Sheets — The fastest way to build websites using Google Sheets

This is Readable. Readable is an application that helps you read more of the web. It reformats text — on any website — according to your exact specifications.

Geneva Chat — A cozy, private space for you & your people. Build an authentic, tight-knit community

Freehand | Whiteboard templates from industry experts

Spike | Better work starts with better communication

Spike helps you and your team stay connected. Manage your team, your clients, and your work all from your Inbox.

Showbie | The Paperless Classroom App for Teachers Showbie is a free educational app for teachers and students that makes creating and completing assignments, providing assessments, and storing grades easy.

CaptionSaver — CaptionSaver is a Chrome Extension that makes saving full live caption transcripts from your Google meetings to Drive. 

Jobscan | Optimize Your Resume and Boost Interview Chances  Jobscan is built from algorithms used in top Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS). Optimize your resume keywords and get more interviews.

Published by Mike Taylor

Born with a life-long passion for learning, I have the great fortune to work at the intersection of learning, design, technology & collaboration.

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