Taskade: A Real-Time Task Manager with Video and Collaborative Editing

This last month, I was asked by two different firms to use some management system for our projects. They’re both dreadful. Put bluntly; it’s project management that’s killing my productivity. Project management systems must be easy to use if you want your teams to be productive. I appreciate simple task management platforms, and that’s how Taskade was designed. What is Taskade? Taskade is a real-time collaboration app for your ideas, goals, and daily tasks. Organize

ClearVoice: A Content Workflow Platform For Planning, Hiring, Managing, and Publishing

There are often two extremes in the Martech industry, all-encompassing clouds, and stand-alone platforms. But some of the most promising advancements I’m seeing are platforms that can enable agile marketing methodologies and reduce the need for data transfer or expensive integrations. Demand for premium content to build authority, gain authority on search engines, and promotes sharing in social media, is all on the rise. The demands on marketers are increasing while resources are flat or

InVision: Prototyping, Collaboration and Workflow

Recently, I received an email with a link at the top that stated the folks were designing a new email and wanted our feedback. I clicked through on the link and it was a publicly accessible prototype of a new email design by the company. As I scanned the page, there were numbered hotspots (red circles) that could be clicked on and very specific feedback was provided by the folks visiting the page. I clicked

14 Different Terms Used Across Marketing Automation Platforms

I’m not sure why marketers always feel compelled to make up their own terminology for virtually everything… but we do. Even though marketing automation platforms have fairly consistent features, each of the most popular marketing automation providers call each feature something different. If you’re evaluating platforms, this could get pretty confusing as you look to the features of one over the other when in honesty, all the same features are present. Sometimes, it sounds like

Zapier: Workflow Automation for Business

I never realized that I’d have to wait 6 years before we’d begin seeing applications that intelligently visualized application programming interfaces… but we’re finally getting there. Yahoo! Pipes launched in 2007 and had some connectors for manipulating and connecting systems, but it lacked integration with plethora of web services and APIs that were exploding across the web. Zapier is nailing it… enabling you to automate tasks between online services – currently 181! Zapier is for