Being productive in today’s scenario is a must-have attitude. Strategies and techniques aren’t enough if you don’t have the tools to implement them. Everyone wants to work more in less time and luckily, with the technology we have these days, it is easy to become productive.
Enlisted below are 5 free apps to increase your productivity.
Software professionals are often lazy todo documentation. While doing writing work in your project, you get distracted easily. FocusWriter blocks everything on your screen except the document you are writing in. It has built-in alerts and timers so that you are focused and are able to increase your productivity. FocusWriter even has features like auto-save, live statistics, and spell-check.
This app is all about productive background noises. Some people often find it difficult to work in complete silence. Noisili is perfect for them. You’ll find various sounds like nature sounds, human-centric sounds, and white noises. The user can also customise mixes by adding sounds with each other, for example, thunder noise with rain, nature sounds with water etc. It also has other features like timers, space to write, and save for later. It is available on Android, iOS, and a classic website.
It’s an app that helps you work on your goals. Lift is a check-in system which helps you track and record your progress. It gives peer coaching and reminders to keep you going. This is a perfect application to set goals and actually work on them. It helps in personal growth as well as productivity. Lift is available on iOS and Android.
Wunderlist is popularly known for multipurpose use. It lets you manage your to-do list and if you want, you can also share it with your friends, family, or co-workers. You can create sub-tasks, print your to-do list, set due deadlines, sync to other devices, and add reoccurring to-dos. Wunderlist is available on iOS, Android, Windows, Kindle, and Web.
Inkflow is a great application for visual thinkers and personal artists. It allows you to doodle your ideas when you are not having a pen and paper nearby. Inkflow also rearranges your ideas towards your liking. You can also use it as a stress buster and it is a proven fact that doodling helps you to focus better. It is available on iOS.