We all love free time. To spent it with friends, hobbies or getting better at what we do. That’s why we love apps that help you get things done. We have listed some very useful productivity software with complementary functionalities, to help you get to what you enjoy most – faster.

Target: Everybody

Use: Private & personal use, saving, organizing, sharing articles and sources


Pith.li is an online yellow market. Do not bother anymore to copy a part of an article, a paragraph to paste in a new document. Using Pith.li you can just highlight and annotate the part you’re interested in. It is automatically saved in the Pith.li dashboard that you can access at any time. You manage your saved resource easily and filter by topic, name or tags to find quickly the part of text you saved previously. No problem with sources anymore as they are automatically registered! And last but not least: the social media share option, to easily publish your findings directly on your social media profiles.
Even though Pith.li is not a proper productivity software, it definitely helps you to save time!

Target: Companies, Startups, Organizations

Use: Managing workforce, Task management, Setting goals 


workboard-screenshot Workboard allows you to set goals, OKRs and other key metrics to track and get relevant reports. What is interesting about this productivity software is, that you can get a quick and clear overview of your team work and their task completions. It helps to continuously advance on your performance management track. Make day and week work lists to focus on priority actions, and to be sure not to miss anything, you can set up weekly scorecards for your employees and automate the status reports. Weekboard can be integrated with many other web applications. To mention the biggest: Google Calendar, Salesforce, etc.

Target: Everybody

Use: Private & personal use, saving, organizing websites and articles, web article offline

pocket-screenshot-1 To summarize Pocket: Save what you like on internet. Access it from everywhere. More or less like Pith.li, Pocket is not a proper productivity software but is a super convenient web application! You can save interesting articles, videos and more from the web to access it later on your computer or on your tablet and mobile if you’re on the go.

Pocket is not a small app anymore, it has more than 17 million registered users and is integrated into more than 1500 apps including Flipboard, Twitter and Zite!

Target: Companies, Startups, Organizations, Personal use

Use: Time tracking, Reporting, Task management

Screen_Shot_2015-02-23_at_15.03.45Toggl can be considered either as a productivity software or as a time tracking app. The concept is easy: track the time you spend on task or work you do! With Toggl you can measure your efficiency or your team ones. Get relevant and detailed reports on projects running. To make it more accessible Toggl can be integrated with Basecamp, Quickbooks, Freshbooks, and others.

Target: Online writers 

Use: Correcting grammar/ spelling mistakes, enhancing vocabulary


grammarlyWhen you write mails, complete forms or write content online, it is better to have something that has got your back. Grammarly helps to check your grammar from anywhere! The app scans your writing in real time and compare it with its advanced grammar rules. It also checks context to avoid placing words in the wrong place. Grammarly detects the erroneous use of words such as effect/affect, they’re/their/there, and many other frequently muddled words. Moreover you can easily enhance your vocabulary with the apps suggestions!

Target: Everybody

Use: Private & personal use: saving, organizing articles, creating to-do lists, making quick presentations

Screen Shot 2015-09-25 at 10.20.06Evernote is a complete productivity software. From presentation to writing purposes, Evernote offers a bunch of useful functionalities. From short lists to lengthy research, no matter what form your writing takes, Evernote keeps you focused on moving those ideas from inspiration to completion.You can super easily turn your notes into quick presentations with screen friendly layouts. Inboard and discuss with colleagues and people to complete your to-do.

Productivity is a wide topic and a selection is always subjective. To discover a wider list of productivity software have a look at our specific category on Crozdesk


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