Businesses are attracted to cloud-based apps as it can automate low value tasks and free up scarce resources to do more important tasks for the company
Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) April 11, 2012
Every month GetApp.com releases the list of the most popular business cloud apps with close to 100,000 monthly business users, mostly from North America.
This ranking of business apps such as CRM, collaboration, accounting or help desk tools, is based on a composite algorithm that incorporates several criteria, including listing popularity with its users, number of user reviews, ratings or integration paths.
This month the Top 5 Business Applications are:
# 1 Zoho - Business Management Suite
Zoho offers a suite of online web applications for small business geared towards increasing your productivity and offering easy collaboration (CRM, Accounting, Applicant Tracking, Helpdesk, Project Management).
# 2 Desk.com - Customer Support and Social CRM
Desk.com pulls customer service conversations into one collaborative desktop where service requests are collected and prioritized. It delivers customer suport by email, phone, chat, Twitter, Facebook and more.
# 3 AtTask - Project and Task Management
AtTask is an online project management software that provides a 360-degree view of all workplace activities. It helps all company staff to better understand and organize their work, improving workflows and productivity.
# 4 Zendesk - Help Desk and Customer Support
Zendesk is a customer support and help desk ticketing system. The solution integrates well with all of support channels including email, web, chat, and social media.
# 5 BrightPearl – Integrated Business Management Suite
BrightPearl is is fully integrated web based business management software for small and medium businesses designed specifically to save time, increase sales and make customers happier.
Other business apps that increased their monthly ranking in March are:
GetSatisfaction – Customer support and Social CRM
Knoodle – Online Training Platform
Maximizer CRM- Online CRM
LiveBall – Web Landing Page Optimization
FreeAgent – Online Bookkeeping and Accounting
For more choice of popular business apps that help businesses be more productive and cut IT costs, check the full list of this month’s 25 most popular business apps
"Every month more small businesses visit GetApp.com to discover new applications as they realize the benefits of cloud apps in terms of cost saving and improved productivity" said Christophe Primault, CEO at GetApp.com, " They are attracted to cloud-based software as it can automate low value tasks and free up scarce resources to do more important tasks for the company" he added.
All these business apps enable an access from smartphones or tablets, as such GetApp.com also publishes a specific ranking for:
Popular business apps for iPad and iPhone
Popular business apps for Android
If you are a vendor and think your app can make this popular apps list, you can sign up to GetApp.com
GetApp.com is the #1 Cloud Apps Marketplace for business. It is a free online marketplace to help small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs) easily discover and evaluate the right applications for their business. They are supported in their discovery with a recommendation tool, product reviews, comparison tables and apps evaluation resources such as white papers to help choose the right solutions.
In addition, GetApp.com serves as a global online marketing channel for the ever-growing numbers of business application developers.
Headquartered in Barcelona Spain, GetApp.com operates primarily in North America and the U.K. It is privately owned and backed by Nauta Capital.