As a freelancer, you work at your own pace and to your own schedule, set your own deadlines, and have only yourself to be accountable to. Though these are definite perks of this line of work, staying organized can prove to be a challenge. That’s why we’ve gathered 6 of the best freelance apps to help you stay organized and on track with your projects, assignments, and goals.
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This app is clutch for helping you organize and clock your time. Whether you’re working on projects for a single company or several companies, the app can help to log your hours and create a legitimate time sheet that you can reference in speaking with your employer(s).
This is a (FREE) app that helps you set timers to limit what you’re working on and for how long. Whether you want to organize the time you’re focused on a specific project per day, the number of minutes you spend surfing the net, or overall work hours, you can use this app to create breaks or give you change of pace. With customization and control options, you’re able to modify to what works best for you.
Freedom allows you to close your social media sites/mute notifications without turning your phone off or putting it on airplane mode. You can customize what you want to be blocked and when – perfect to keep you on task!
If you’re someone who enjoys visual stimulation, Droptask is a great (FREE!) scheduling tool for you. With a colorful design and seamless social integration, you can easily plan out (and allow for collaboration on) your work.
This is a great app (with the added option of having a FREE plan!) for note-taking or record-keeping during an interview, call, or meeting with a client.
One Note is FREE and incredible for jotting down thoughts, ideas, photos, etc. and transferring seamlessly between your phone and computer.