Now that 2013 has officially begun, we’re sharing our top 5 free iPhone apps you need for your business in 2013. These iPhone applications will ensure that your business runs smoothly throughout the entire year. If you have any iPhone app ideas to share, please feel free to share them in the comments below:
With over 175 million members worldwide, LinkedIn is the social network for business owners. Users are joining at a rate of two members per second. This handy iPhone app will keep you in touch with your business network, provide updates from connections you care about, and allow you to participate in targeted groups relating to your industry. Make sure you add everyone from your business network as a connection on LinkedIn.
LogMeIn is a great free iPhone application that allows you to have access to your PC or Mac from anywhere. When you’re on a business trip and need access to your home computer, LogMeIn is the app for you. You can remotely control your PC or Mac with this free app and it works on your iPad too. You can also install LogMeIn’s free software on as many computers as you wish.
Cost: FREE (There are monthly fees associated with an upgraded account)
Keep in touch with all your business contacts with Skype. A free download from iTunes, Skype allows you to instant message, voice or video call anyone for free. All that’s required is a free Skype membership. Rest assured, Skype works on Wi-Fi and 3G and you can share photos via Skype as well.
Dragon Dictation is a simple and easy voice recognition free app created by Nuance Communications. It enables your iPhone to take dictation effortlessly and accurately. Think of it like your own personal secretary. Dragon Dictation allows you to instantly see your text or email message as you speak into your iPhone. According to iTunes, it’s up to five times faster than typing on your keyboard.
Dropbox for iPhone gives you access to all your photos, documents and videos in one easy-to-access one location. You can share these files easily as well. Having a synced Dropbox account allows you to access all your documents across all your devices at any time. A free membership gives you 2 GB of space and it’s easy to share large attachments. A definite must-have for any business owner!
Use These Free iPhone Apps – Boost your Productivity!
For busy business owners and CEOs, the iPhone has become a necessary tool. From expense reports to booking travel, your iPhone can do it all. We hope you’ve enjoyed our top five free iPhone apps you need for your business in 2013. As always, please add your thoughts and insight in the comments section below. We look forward to hearing from you, or to helping you with any iPhone repair problems or questions you might have!