Cloud-based apps opens up new productivity gain opportunities for small businesses and startups.
Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) May 17, 2012
Every month GetApp.com releases the list of the most popular cloud business apps with its close to 100,000 monthly business users, mostly from North America.
This ranking of business apps such as CRM, collaboration, accounting or customer support tools, is based on a composite algorithm that incorporates several criteria, including listing popularity with its users, number of user reviews, ratings or integration points with other cloud apps.
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 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.
# 5 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.
There were two new entries in the April ranking:
Fusebill – Automated Billing for Subscription
Fusebill automates recurring billing, invoicing and credit card collections for subscription based businesses.
BillQuick – Time & Billing + Project Management
BillQuick is a flexible time tracking, billing and project management solution, both in terms of functionality and deployment.
Cloud business apps help businesses be more productive and cut IT costs. You can check the full list of April’s 25 most popular cloud business apps.
"Cloud-based apps opens up new productivity gain opportunities for small businesses and startups" said Christophe Primault, CEO at GetApp, " GetApp, as the largest independent marketplace that helps small to mid-sized businesses discover, evaluate and manage the perfect business apps for their needs, is proud to share every month which particular apps have received traction" he added.
All these business apps enable an access from mobiles or tablets, as such GetApp also publishes a specific ranking for:
If you are a vendor and think your app can make this popular apps list, you can register to GetApp
GetApp is the largest independent online marketplace that helps small to mid-sized businesses and startups discover, evaluate and manage the perfect cloud business apps for their needs. Its mission is to support millions of users in their "best app" research with comprehensive directories, interactive search tools, side by side comparison tables, user reviews and app evaluation resources.
In addition, GetApp serves as a global online marketing channel for thousands of cloud business application developers.
Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, GetApp operates primarily in North America and the U.K. It is privately owned and backed by Nauta Capital