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posted on 4th July 2018 by Mireille Harper


Worried about making grammatical or spelling errors? Grammarly’s online proofreading tool will check your text for grammar, punctuation and style, and also offers a plagiarism detector and a contextual spelling checker, so you can be sure to have peace of mind when it comes to your online copy and content.


Need to jazz up your website, but don't have graphic design skills? Canva is the perfect software for you. With custom designs for logos, buttons, banners and more, you can create gorgeous graphics for your website without having to hassle with Photoshop. You can even create hi-res, print-ready flyers and leaflets!


Finding it hard to manage multiple social media accounts? From Buffer, you can upload and schedule across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and much more. You can also analyse your post analytics and create campaigns!


Do you work as part of a team? If so, try Slack. The online messaging platform allows members to share media, create channels for different topics and lets you organise projects. With web-service integration, web and desktop versions, private messaging and file sharing, it’s the ideal place for a creative who works collaboratively!


It can be difficult to keep track of invoices you’ve sent, if you’ve been paid, or managing payments to clients/freelancers. With Due, you can invoice online, input timing trackers, have a digital wallet and process credit card payments. That way you won’t miss out on any payments or leave people unpaid!


Email marketing is key in today’s creative market. If you’re looking for an email marketing tool, there’s nowhere better than MailChimp. You can connect your online store to emails, be in full control of your communication, find your audience more clearly, engage with your customers and build your brand.  

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