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Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean episodic Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green glen@itconcierge.co glen@itconcierge.co (Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green) © 2016 Productivity Zone Business Solutions With a Twist of Social | Tools, Techniques and Strategy Productivity Zone https://productivity.zone/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/productivityzonepodcast.jpg https://productivity.zone Frederick, MD #052 – The Productivity Zone Top Ten https://productivity.zone/podcast/052-the-productivity-zone-top-ten/ Thu, 08 Feb 2018 12:28:28 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2456 https://productivity.zone/podcast/052-the-productivity-zone-top-ten/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/052-the-productivity-zone-top-ten/feed/ 0 <p>We’ve been gone for a bit of a holiday break. We thought we’d make up for it with our top ten apps; a “best of” compilation from a year’s worth of hands-on experiences with the apps and services. These are the tools we use every day and depend on to keep our sanity and keep our […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/052-the-productivity-zone-top-ten/">#052 – The Productivity Zone Top Ten</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> We’ve been gone for a bit of a holiday break. We thought we’d make up for it with our top ten apps; a “best of” compilation from a year’s worth of hands-on experiences with the apps and services. These are the tools we use every day and depend on to ke... We thought we'd make up for it with our top ten apps; a "best of" compilation from a year's worth of hands-on experiences with the apps and services. These are the tools we use every day and depend on to keep our sanity and keep our businesses running. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 34:34 #051 – Are You Getting The Most Out Of Instagram? https://productivity.zone/podcast/051-are-you-getting-the-most-out-of-instagram/ Thu, 30 Nov 2017 22:34:00 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2382 https://productivity.zone/podcast/051-are-you-getting-the-most-out-of-instagram/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/051-are-you-getting-the-most-out-of-instagram/feed/ 0 <p>Kimba digs into ways to be more effective with Instagram. Tips on captions, tags, searching – everything you could ask for. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes   Links from the Show Instagram (duh!) – https://www.instagram.com</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/051-are-you-getting-the-most-out-of-instagram/">#051 – Are You Getting The Most Out Of Instagram?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Kimba digs into ways to be more effective with Instagram. Tips on captions, tags, searching – everything you could ask for. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes   Links from the Show Instagram (duh!) – https://www.instagram.com Kimba digs into ways to be more effective with Instagram. Tips on captions, tags, searching - everything you could ask for. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 29:51 #050 – Whatagraph: Gorgeous Reports From Your Data https://productivity.zone/podcast/050-whatagraph-gorgeous-reports-from-your-data/ Thu, 09 Nov 2017 13:12:26 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2342 https://productivity.zone/podcast/050-whatagraph-gorgeous-reports-from-your-data/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/050-whatagraph-gorgeous-reports-from-your-data/feed/ 0 <p>Woohoo, it’s episode #50! To celebrate this landmark, we have a bonus for you today. Not only are we covering Whatagraph, a service to make gorgeous reports for your department or your clients, we’re also giving you details about AppSumo’s new service, Briefcase. We’ll pick on Google Analytics for a moment. Their reports provide tons of data, […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/050-whatagraph-gorgeous-reports-from-your-data/">#050 – Whatagraph: Gorgeous Reports From Your Data</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Woohoo, it’s episode #50! To celebrate this landmark, we have a bonus for you today. Not only are we covering Whatagraph, a service to make gorgeous reports for your department or your clients, we’re also giving you details about AppSumo’s new service,... We'll pick on Google Analytics for a moment. Their reports provide tons of data, but it's not in the most attractive or easy to understand layout. Whatagraph turns that data into something your clients can understand. Take bounce rate, for example. I'm always asked to explain what this metric means. Whatagraph gives you a definition and a typical range of values so your clients can better understand what they're looking at. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 28:05 #049 – Top 5 Cloud Storage Services Compared https://productivity.zone/podcast/049-top-5-cloud-storage-services-compared/ Thu, 02 Nov 2017 11:55:57 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2327 https://productivity.zone/podcast/049-top-5-cloud-storage-services-compared/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/049-top-5-cloud-storage-services-compared/feed/ 0 <p>There are lots of cloud storage services out there. The top players in the cloud storage arena are Microsoft OneDrive, Apple iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox, and Box. We’re doing a comparison of features and prices so you can make an educated choice which one is the right fit for your business. Rate us on iTunes […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/049-top-5-cloud-storage-services-compared/">#049 – Top 5 Cloud Storage Services Compared</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> There are lots of cloud storage services out there. The top players in the cloud storage arena are Microsoft OneDrive, Apple iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox, and Box. We’re doing a comparison of features and prices so you can make an educated choice whic... The top players in the cloud storage arena are Microsoft OneDrive, Apple iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox, and Box. We're doing a comparison of features and prices so you can make an educated choice which one is the right fit for your business. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 25:02 #048 – Ya Gotta Send An Invoice If Ya Wanna Get Paid https://productivity.zone/podcast/048-ya-gotta-send-an-invoice-if-ya-wanna-get-paid/ Thu, 26 Oct 2017 11:53:08 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2287 https://productivity.zone/podcast/048-ya-gotta-send-an-invoice-if-ya-wanna-get-paid/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/048-ya-gotta-send-an-invoice-if-ya-wanna-get-paid/feed/ 0 <p>It’s no surprise that if you don’t ask for your money, you’re not going to get paid. That’s why this week we’re showing you some of the best invoicing tools we’ve used. Some are free, some aren’t, but you know that saying: you have to spend money to make money. Let me tell you, paying to […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/048-ya-gotta-send-an-invoice-if-ya-wanna-get-paid/">#048 – Ya Gotta Send An Invoice If Ya Wanna Get Paid</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> It’s no surprise that if you don’t ask for your money, you’re not going to get paid. That’s why this week we’re showing you some of the best invoicing tools we’ve used. Some are free, some aren’t, but you know that saying: you have to spend money to ma... It's no surprise that if you don't ask for your money, you're not going to get paid. That's why this week we're showing you some of the best invoicing tools we've used. Some are free, some aren&apos;t, but you know that saying: you have to spend money to make money. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 33:36 #047 – So You Want to Have a Video Meeting? https://productivity.zone/podcast/047-so-you-want-to-have-a-video-meeting/ Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:47:55 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2286 https://productivity.zone/podcast/047-so-you-want-to-have-a-video-meeting/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/047-so-you-want-to-have-a-video-meeting/feed/ 0 <p>Not happy with conference calls? Tired of all the disembodied voices and no visual cues to see if Bob is attempting to be witty again or is just confused? Sounds like it’s time to consider video meetings. Kimba and Glen take a look at the current video conference offerings and try out a couple ones […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/047-so-you-want-to-have-a-video-meeting/">#047 – So You Want to Have a Video Meeting?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Not happy with conference calls? Tired of all the disembodied voices and no visual cues to see if Bob is attempting to be witty again or is just confused? Sounds like it’s time to consider video meetings. Kimba and Glen take a look at the current video... Not happy with conference calls? Tired of all the disembodied voices and no visual cues to see if Bob is attempting to be witty again or is just confused? Sounds like it's time to consider video meetings.<br /> <br /> Kimba and Glen take a look at the current video conference offerings and try out a couple ones that are new to the market. No webinar apps, this is for interactive meetings. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 20:48 #046 – How Do I Make PDFs? https://productivity.zone/podcast/046-how-do-i-make-pdfs/ Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:12:17 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2281 https://productivity.zone/podcast/046-how-do-i-make-pdfs/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/046-how-do-i-make-pdfs/feed/ 0 <p>PDFs. Everybody reads them, some apps give you a “Save as…” way to make a simple one. There’s a huge amount of flexibility in the Portable Document Format (PDF) that lets you create forms and other interactive documents. The question remains though: what tool can I use to make or edit a PDF? Give a […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/046-how-do-i-make-pdfs/">#046 – How Do I Make PDFs?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> PDFs. Everybody reads them, some apps give you a “Save as…” way to make a simple one. There’s a huge amount of flexibility in the Portable Document Format (PDF) that lets you create forms and other interactive documents. PDFs. Everybody reads them, some apps give you a "Save as..." way to make a simple one. There's a huge amount of flexibility in the Portable Document Format (PDF) that lets you create forms and other interactive documents. The question remains though: what tool can I use to make or edit a PDF? Give a listen to learn about Adobe Acrobat DC and Smile's PDFPen. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 28:18 #045 – Is a Virtual Assistant Right For You? https://productivity.zone/podcast/045-is-a-virtual-assistant-right-for-you/ Thu, 05 Oct 2017 12:15:56 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2266 https://productivity.zone/podcast/045-is-a-virtual-assistant-right-for-you/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/045-is-a-virtual-assistant-right-for-you/feed/ 0 <p>Virtual Assistants, or VAs, have been a growing part of the “gig economy” for several years. While the folks on eLance and Fiverr generally occupy the artistic or creative roles, VAs usually perform office-related tasks. Need someone to book your travel reservations, process forms and paperwork that you might think of as routine, make calls or do […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/045-is-a-virtual-assistant-right-for-you/">#045 – Is a Virtual Assistant Right For You?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Virtual Assistants, or VAs, have been a growing part of the “gig economy” for several years. While the folks on eLance and Fiverr generally occupy the artistic or creative roles, VAs usually perform office-related tasks. Virtual Assistants, or VAs, have been a growing part of the "gig economy" for several years. While the folks on eLance and Fiverr generally occupy the artistic or creative roles, VAs usually perform office-related tasks. Need someone to book your travel reservations, process forms and paperwork that you might think of as routine, make calls or do research for you? Consider a virtual assistant and free up your time for your core business work. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 26:22 #044 – Authors and Screenwriters Crave Scrivener https://productivity.zone/podcast/044-authors-and-screenwriters-crave-scrivener/ Thu, 28 Sep 2017 12:58:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2255 https://productivity.zone/podcast/044-authors-and-screenwriters-crave-scrivener/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/044-authors-and-screenwriters-crave-scrivener/feed/ 0 <p>Writing the next great American novel? Maybe it’s an academic or technical paper or even a screenplay. whatever it is you’re creating, save your sanity by using the right tools for the job. Scrivener lets you organize your thoughts, create a corkboard to pin your notes to, update your outline with drag and drop. Rate […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/044-authors-and-screenwriters-crave-scrivener/">#044 – Authors and Screenwriters Crave Scrivener</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Writing the next great American novel? Maybe it’s an academic or technical paper or even a screenplay. whatever it is you’re creating, save your sanity by using the right tools for the job. Scrivener lets you organize your thoughts, Writing the next great American novel? Maybe it's an academic or technical paper or even a screenplay. whatever it is you're creating, save your sanity by using the right tools for the job. Scrivener lets you organize your thoughts, create a corkboard to pin your notes to, update your outline with drag and drop. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 27:22 #043 – Avoid These Website Hosting Mistakes https://productivity.zone/podcast/043-avoid-these-website-hosting-mistakes/ Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:37:03 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2207 https://productivity.zone/podcast/043-avoid-these-website-hosting-mistakes/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/043-avoid-these-website-hosting-mistakes/feed/ 0 <p>Fast, Reliable, Cheap: pick any two. That’s the adage for lots of things, and website hosting is no exception. Today’s podcast looks at the pitfalls people make when choosing business website hosting. We’ll point out how to avoid those problems and give you alternatives that are affordable (because cheap isn’t an option if you want fast […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/043-avoid-these-website-hosting-mistakes/">#043 – Avoid These Website Hosting Mistakes</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Fast, Reliable, Cheap: pick any two. That’s the adage for lots of things, and website hosting is no exception. Today’s podcast looks at the pitfalls people make when choosing business website hosting. We’ll point out how to avoid those problems and giv... Fast, Reliable, Cheap: pick any two. That's the adage for lots of things, and website hosting is no exception. Today&apos;s podcast looks at the pitfalls people make when choosing business website hosting. We'll point out how to avoid those problems and give you alternatives that are affordable (because cheap isn't an option if you want fast and reliable - and you do). Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 21:56 #042 – OmniFocus Brings Order To Your Day https://productivity.zone/podcast/042-omnifocus-brings-order-to-your-day/ Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:36:00 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2206 https://productivity.zone/podcast/042-omnifocus-brings-order-to-your-day/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/042-omnifocus-brings-order-to-your-day/feed/ 0 <p>What if you rolled your day planner, GTD system, and project manager into one app? You’d probably wind up with OmniFocus. Built for iOS, WatchOS and MacOS, this scheduling, organizing, project managing tool covers a myriad of use cases and lets you organize work and real life while keeping both separate. Kimba’s become dependent on […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/042-omnifocus-brings-order-to-your-day/">#042 – OmniFocus Brings Order To Your Day</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> What if you rolled your day planner, GTD system, and project manager into one app? You’d probably wind up with OmniFocus. Built for iOS, WatchOS and MacOS, this scheduling, organizing, project managing tool covers a myriad of use cases and lets you org... What if you rolled your day planner, GTD system, and project manager into one app? You'd probably wind up with OmniFocus. Built for iOS, WatchOS and MacOS, this scheduling, organizing, project managing tool covers a myriad of use cases and lets you organize work and real life while keeping both separate. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 26:58 #041 – Ecamm Takes Facebook Live Up A Notch https://productivity.zone/podcast/041-ecamm-takes-facebook-live-notch/ Thu, 07 Sep 2017 11:28:26 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2205 https://productivity.zone/podcast/041-ecamm-takes-facebook-live-notch/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/041-ecamm-takes-facebook-live-notch/feed/ 0 <p>Facebook Live is getting a lot of traction these days. Leave it to Ken and Glen Aspeslagh of Ecamm Network to take a cool service and make an even better app around it. Ecamm Live is their newest piece of software for the Mac, and it has an amazing set of bells and whistles to move […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/041-ecamm-takes-facebook-live-notch/">#041 – Ecamm Takes Facebook Live Up A Notch</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Facebook Live is getting a lot of traction these days. Leave it to Ken and Glen Aspeslagh of Ecamm Network to take a cool service and make an even better app around it. Ecamm Live is their newest piece of software for the Mac, Facebook Live is getting a lot of traction these days. Leave it to Ken and Glen Aspeslagh of Ecamm Network to take a cool service and make an even better app around it. Ecamm Live is their newest piece of software for the Mac, and it has an amazing set of bells and whistles to move Facebook Live into the realm of a webinar platform. A live chat window, picture-in-picture, screen capture, text and graphics superimposed on the screen... is that enough to pique your interest? What if I said you could save and export your videos and the whole thing will only set you back less than $30 bucks? Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 19:16 #040 – What We’ve Learned From Making Podcasts https://productivity.zone/podcast/040-what-weve-learned-from-making-podcasts/ Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:06:42 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2151 https://productivity.zone/podcast/040-what-weve-learned-from-making-podcasts/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/040-what-weve-learned-from-making-podcasts/feed/ 0 <p>Episode #40 seems like a good time to reflect on what we’ve learned over the past year or more that we’ve been recording. We’re airing our failures too because nobody ever seems to talk about their flops. All the main points come to mind – audio and other technical problems, sounding stiff and uncomfortable, not publicizing […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/040-what-weve-learned-from-making-podcasts/">#040 – What We’ve Learned From Making Podcasts</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Episode #40 seems like a good time to reflect on what we’ve learned over the past year or more that we’ve been recording. We’re airing our failures too because nobody ever seems to talk about their flops. All the main points come to mind – audio and ot... Episode #40 seems like a good time to reflect on what we've learned over the past year or more that we've been recording. We're airing our failures too because nobody ever seems to talk about their flops. All the main points come to mind - audio and other technical problems, sounding stiff and uncomfortable, not publicizing our new releases. But we also share some of the things we did to promote traffic, where we published and how that&apos;s working out for us. So grab a cuppa and settle in for a listen. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 21:07 #039 – Digging Into ScreenFlow’s New Features https://productivity.zone/podcast/039-digging-screenflows-new-features/ Thu, 24 Aug 2017 11:06:15 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2150 https://productivity.zone/podcast/039-digging-screenflows-new-features/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/039-digging-screenflows-new-features/feed/ 0 <p>We’re changing things up a bit. It was bothering us that we had to cram each topic into ten minutes, which meant going pretty quickly, overloading you with info, and just scratching the surface of our topic. Add to that the hassle of trying to get two subjects into the title, well, you get the […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/039-digging-screenflows-new-features/">#039 – Digging Into ScreenFlow’s New Features</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> We’re changing things up a bit. It was bothering us that we had to cram each topic into ten minutes, which meant going pretty quickly, overloading you with info, and just scratching the surface of our topic. A few weeks ago we talked about the best apps for video recording (#029 - Best Video Apps For Any Budget) and ScreenFlow was in that episode. Since then, a new version was released and we think it deserves a more in depth look. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 29:12 #038 – Bring Some Order To Your Client Files With PostHaste https://productivity.zone/podcast/038-bring-some-order-to-your-client-files-with-posthaste/ Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:13:54 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2149 https://productivity.zone/podcast/038-bring-some-order-to-your-client-files-with-posthaste/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/038-bring-some-order-to-your-client-files-with-posthaste/feed/ 0 <p>cc Cory Doctorow You know how your project files seem to wind up in different folders all the time? Original photos are in one spot, cropped and web-ready ones in another, logos in yet another, and your project documents and contracts are somewhere else. Add in cloud storage as a potential location and it becomes […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/038-bring-some-order-to-your-client-files-with-posthaste/">#038 – Bring Some Order To Your Client Files With PostHaste</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> cc Cory Doctorow You know how your project files seem to wind up in different folders all the time? Original photos are in one spot, cropped and web-ready ones in another, logos in yet another, and your project documents and contracts are somewhere els... PostHaste organizes your client files and folders. Kimba takes a look at Todobook, a Chrome plugin to turn your Facebook newsfeed into a todo list, and UnrollMe to clean up all those email lists you&apos;re on. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 18:00 #037 – How To Make Videos Just Got Easier With Soapbox https://productivity.zone/podcast/037-how-to-make-videos-just-got-easier-with-soapbox/ Thu, 10 Aug 2017 12:02:42 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2148 https://productivity.zone/podcast/037-how-to-make-videos-just-got-easier-with-soapbox/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/037-how-to-make-videos-just-got-easier-with-soapbox/feed/ 0 <p>Have you ever thought that a video showing how to do a task would be a far better solution than a bunch of written instructions telling how to do the task? The video platform Wistia recently released Soapbox, a Chrome browser plugin that gives you an easy to use way to record, edit and publish videos. Kimba explores dapulse, […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/037-how-to-make-videos-just-got-easier-with-soapbox/">#037 – How To Make Videos Just Got Easier With Soapbox</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Have you ever thought that a video showing how to do a task would be a far better solution than a bunch of written instructions telling how to do the task? The video platform Wistia recently released Soapbox, Have you ever thought that a video showing how to do a task would be a far better solution than a bunch of written instructions telling how to do the task? The video platform Wistia recently released Soapbox, a Chrome browser plugin that gives you an easy to use way to record, edit and publish videos.<br /> <br /> Kimba explores dapulse, a visual project management web app. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 22:39 #036 – Sparxo Uses Word of Mouth for Your Events https://productivity.zone/podcast/036-sparxo-uses-word-of-mouth-for-your-events/ Thu, 03 Aug 2017 11:17:54 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2140 https://productivity.zone/podcast/036-sparxo-uses-word-of-mouth-for-your-events/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/036-sparxo-uses-word-of-mouth-for-your-events/feed/ 0 <p>At some point, as a business, you’re going to hold an event, and that means dealing with tickets or RSVPs. What’s different about Sparxo is it lets your attendees chat with one another – using voice. On the social side of the ‘net, Missing Lettr takes your blog posts and turns them into social media […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/036-sparxo-uses-word-of-mouth-for-your-events/">#036 – Sparxo Uses Word of Mouth for Your Events</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> At some point, as a business, you’re going to hold an event, and that means dealing with tickets or RSVPs. What’s different about Sparxo is it lets your attendees chat with one another – using voice. On the social side of the ‘net, At some point, as a business, you're going to hold an event, and that means dealing with tickets or RSVPs. What's different about Sparxo is it lets your attendees chat with one another - using voice.<br /> <br /> On the social side of the 'net, Missing Lettr takes your blog posts and turns them into social media campaigns for you. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 18:51 #035 – How Do I Record Skype Interviews? https://productivity.zone/podcast/035-record-skype-interviews/ Thu, 27 Jul 2017 11:13:58 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2125 https://productivity.zone/podcast/035-record-skype-interviews/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/035-record-skype-interviews/feed/ 0 <p>Sometime, somewhere, you’re going to have a need to record a conversation over Skype. Maybe you’re interviewing a candidate for a job. Maybe you’re making a video podcast and are interviewing an author or performer. Maybe you’re recording a business meeting, so there’s an official record of what was discussed. Sooner or later, the need is […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/035-record-skype-interviews/">#035 – How Do I Record Skype Interviews?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Sometime, somewhere, you’re going to have a need to record a conversation over Skype. Maybe you’re interviewing a candidate for a job. Maybe you’re making a video podcast and are interviewing an author or performer. Sometime, somewhere, you're going to have a need to record a conversation over Skype. Maybe you're interviewing a candidate for a job. Maybe you're making a video podcast and are interviewing an author or performer. Maybe you're recording a business meeting so there's an official record of what was discussed. Glen is going to introduce you to the best Skype recording apps available for Macs and Windows.<br /> <br /> Remember Klout? Kimba says it&apos;s still alive and kicking. She's going to tell you what they've been up to. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 23:05 #034 – 9 Tips for Twitter, Virtual Credit Cards https://productivity.zone/podcast/034-9-tips-for-twitter-virtual-credit-cards/ Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:15:48 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2063 https://productivity.zone/podcast/034-9-tips-for-twitter-virtual-credit-cards/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/034-9-tips-for-twitter-virtual-credit-cards/feed/ 0 <p>Twitter is still all the rage so let’s use it efficiently and effectively! Way back when, like pre-Y2K, a few credit card companies offered virtual card numbers, one-time-use cards that would allow us to “safely” buy things from that new thing called the Internet. Fast forward to 2009, and more companies like PayPal and some […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/034-9-tips-for-twitter-virtual-credit-cards/">#034 – 9 Tips for Twitter, Virtual Credit Cards</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Twitter is still all the rage so let’s use it efficiently and effectively! Way back when, like pre-Y2K, a few credit card companies offered virtual card numbers, one-time-use cards that would allow us to “safely” buy things from that new thing called t... 9 Ways to grow a massive following on Twitter from Kimba. From Glen, way back when, like pre-Y2K, a few credit card companies offered virtual card numbers, one-time-use cards that would allow us to "safely" buy things from that new thing called the Internet. Fast forward to 2009, and more companies like PayPal and some banks offered these too. We'll take a look at where things are today, now that companies have the all too common problem of customer databases being hacked and the info sold globally. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 20:05 #033 – Payments, The In-Person Version + eClincher https://productivity.zone/podcast/033-payments-the-in-person-version-eclincher/ Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:12:24 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2047 https://productivity.zone/podcast/033-payments-the-in-person-version-eclincher/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/033-payments-the-in-person-version-eclincher/feed/ 0 <p>This week we tackle taking credit card payments in-person. You’ve seen them at coffee shops, food trucks, boutique retailers and even craft fairs and farmers markets. Those little white square card readers are just that – Square. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Taking Payments In-Person Square is the most prevalent and, from my experience, the […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/033-payments-the-in-person-version-eclincher/">#033 – Payments, The In-Person Version + eClincher</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> This week we tackle taking credit card payments in-person. You’ve seen them at coffee shops, food trucks, boutique retailers and even craft fairs and farmers markets. Those little white square card readers are just that – Square. You've seen them at coffee shops, food trucks, boutique retailers and even craft fairs and farmers markets. Those little white square card readers are just that - Square. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 27:31 #032 – Payments: The Online Version, Stock Video For Your Posts https://productivity.zone/podcast/032-payments-the-online-version-stock-video-for-your-posts/ Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:12:31 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2046 https://productivity.zone/podcast/032-payments-the-online-version-stock-video-for-your-posts/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/032-payments-the-online-version-stock-video-for-your-posts/feed/ 0 <p>  There’s PayPal, which is the default for most people when they’re getting started, but there are horror stories all over the internet about PayPal and I have a few stories of my own. So what’s a person to do if they want to make it easier for their clients to pay them? We look […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/032-payments-the-online-version-stock-video-for-your-posts/">#032 – Payments: The Online Version, Stock Video For Your Posts</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p>   There’s PayPal, which is the default for most people when they’re getting started, but there are horror stories all over the internet about PayPal and I have a few stories of my own. So what’s a person to do if they want to make it easier for their c... There&apos;s PayPal, but they have their problems with some types of businesses. What&apos;s a person to do if they want to make it easier for their clients to pay them? We look at Stripe and InstaPay as two options for accepting online payments.<br /> <br /> These days, having any sort of blog or social media post without an image is like leaving the house without your pants. But still images are so commonplace. The real social media trendsetters are including video in their posts. We'll take a look at sources for stock video in case you're not an undiscovered Scorsese. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 25:01 #031 – Evernote (Part 2) and Hazel https://productivity.zone/podcast/031-evernote-part-2-hazel/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:14:08 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=2039 https://productivity.zone/podcast/031-evernote-part-2-hazel/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/031-evernote-part-2-hazel/feed/ 0 <p>cc photo by stavos What is Hazel? If you don’t know, then this podcast is for you! Glen is going to give us the “wow” factor of Hazel and Kimba will cover part 2 of Evernote. Evernote is fabulous! Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Hazel Automatically organize your files and folder Rename files using […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/031-evernote-part-2-hazel/">#031 – Evernote (Part 2) and Hazel</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> cc photo by stavos What is Hazel? If you don’t know, then this podcast is for you! Glen is going to give us the “wow” factor of Hazel and Kimba will cover part 2 of Evernote. Evernote is fabulous! Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Hazel Automatically organi... What is Hazel? If don't know then this podcast is for you! Glen is going to give us the "wow" factor of Hazel and Kimba will cover part 2 of Evernote. Evernote is fabulous! Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 20:44 #030 – Evernote (Part 1) and Beacon https://productivity.zone/podcast/030-evernote-part-1-beacon/ Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:13:35 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1997 https://productivity.zone/podcast/030-evernote-part-1-beacon/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/030-evernote-part-1-beacon/feed/ 0 <p>Kimba launches the first of a two-parter on all the goodness that is Evernote. It’s a great app with tons of features, and we still are just hitting the main abilities even with two parts. Meanwhile, Glen delves into how easy it is to create an ebook from your blog posts with a service/plugin called […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/030-evernote-part-1-beacon/">#030 – Evernote (Part 1) and Beacon</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Kimba launches the first of a two-parter on all the goodness that is Evernote. It’s a great app with tons of features, and we still are just hitting the main abilities even with two parts. Meanwhile, Glen delves into how easy it is to create an ebook f... Kimba launches the first of a two-parter on all the goodness that is Evernote. It&apos;s a great app with tons of features, and we still are just hitting the main abilities even with two parts. Meanwhile, Glen delves into how easy it is to create an ebook from your blog posts with a service/plugin called Beacon. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 28:11 #029 – Best Video Apps For Any Budget https://productivity.zone/podcast/029-best-video-apps-budget/ Thu, 08 Jun 2017 11:12:17 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1996 https://productivity.zone/podcast/029-best-video-apps-budget/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/029-best-video-apps-budget/feed/ 0 <p>Hard to believe, but Glen and Kimba actually agree on the best video apps available. They cover all devices and price ranges. Get their take on ScreenFlow, Capto, Camtasia and Filmic Pro. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes ScreenFlow (Mac) ScreenFlow is it! All the beans in one pot! Picture on-screen and so much more! Built-in […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/029-best-video-apps-budget/">#029 – Best Video Apps For Any Budget</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Hard to believe, but Glen and Kimba actually agree on the best video apps available. They cover all devices and price ranges. Get their take on ScreenFlow, Capto, Camtasia and Filmic Pro. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes ScreenFlow (Mac) ScreenFlow is it! Hard to believe, but Glen and Kimba actually agree on the best video apps available. They cover all devices and price ranges. Get their take on ScreenFlow, Capto, Camtasia and Filmic Pro. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 24:15 #028 – Blinkist: Quick-Read Books You Care About https://productivity.zone/podcast/028-blinkist-quick-read-books-care/ Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:13:25 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1995 https://productivity.zone/podcast/028-blinkist-quick-read-books-care/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/028-blinkist-quick-read-books-care/feed/ 0 <p>What if you could have any of over 2000 books reduced to a summary of key points you could read or listen to in 15 minutes? That’s Blinkist, and they’re a huge timesaver when it comes to learning new information. I like to think of them as CliffsNotes for books you actually want to read but […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/028-blinkist-quick-read-books-care/">#028 – Blinkist: Quick-Read Books You Care About</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> What if you could have any of over 2000 books reduced to a summary of key points you could read or listen to in 15 minutes? That’s Blinkist, and they’re a huge timesaver when it comes to learning new information. What if you could have any of over 2000 books reduced to a summary of key points you could read or listen to in 15 minutes? That's Blinkist and they're a huge timesaver when it comes to learning new information. I like to think of them as CliffsNotes for books you actually want to read but don&apos;t have time. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 20:04 #027 – What’s New This Week & SignUpGenius For Your Next Potluck Dinner https://productivity.zone/podcast/027-whats-new-week-signupgenius-next-potluck-dinner/ Thu, 25 May 2017 11:13:11 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1985 https://productivity.zone/podcast/027-whats-new-week-signupgenius-next-potluck-dinner/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/027-whats-new-week-signupgenius-next-potluck-dinner/feed/ 0 <p>Announcements this week from Twitter, Facebook and Snapchat. Kimba discovers Venngage, an infographic creation tool. Glen looks at SignUpGenius for simplifying scheduling signups for tasks, event staffing, carpool schedules, you name it. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes SignUpGenius A bit like When I Work, a little like Eventbrite, SignUpGenius is a great solution for […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/027-whats-new-week-signupgenius-next-potluck-dinner/">#027 – What’s New This Week & SignUpGenius For Your Next Potluck Dinner</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Announcements this week from Twitter, Facebook and Snapchat. Kimba discovers Venngage, an infographic creation tool. Glen looks at SignUpGenius for simplifying scheduling signups for tasks, event staffing, carpool schedules, you name it. Announcements this week from Twitter, Facebook and Snapchat. Kimba discovers Venngage, an infographic creation tool. Glen looks at SignUpGenius for simplifying scheduling signups for tasks, event staffing, carpool schedules, you name it. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 25:45 #026 – Zapier Makes You Happier & LinkedIn Makes You Feel Linked In https://productivity.zone/podcast/026-zapier-makes-you-happier/ Thu, 18 May 2017 11:23:06 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1978 https://productivity.zone/podcast/026-zapier-makes-you-happier/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/026-zapier-makes-you-happier/feed/ 0 <p>Finally! Glen explains how Zapier can be used to tie together two or more web services/applications to automate your business workflow. Ever wanted to get an SMS when a client pays their bill? How about automatically adding new Freshbooks clients to your Hubspot CRM account? Zapier is the glue that connects these services. It integrates […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/026-zapier-makes-you-happier/">#026 – Zapier Makes You Happier & LinkedIn Makes You Feel Linked In</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Finally! Glen explains how Zapier can be used to tie together two or more web services/applications to automate your business workflow. Ever wanted to get an SMS when a client pays their bill? How about automatically adding new Freshbooks clients to yo... Finally! Glen explains how Zapier can be used to tie together two or more web services/applications to automate your business workflow. Ever wanted to get an SMS when a client pays their bill? How about automatically adding new Freshbooks clients to your Hubspot CRM account? Zapier is the glue that connects these services. Kimba takes a new look at LinkedIn. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 27:20 #025 – 5 Places to Setup Your Online Shop https://productivity.zone/podcast/025-5-places-setup-online-shop/ Thu, 11 May 2017 11:23:52 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1965 https://productivity.zone/podcast/025-5-places-setup-online-shop/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/025-5-places-setup-online-shop/feed/ 0 <p>So you have something to sell, either physical or digital. Where do you go to set up your online shop? This week, Glen gives you his top 5 ways to get your product out the door and money in your pocket. It’s a longer episode, but there’s a lot of info in it. Kimba offers […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/025-5-places-setup-online-shop/">#025 – 5 Places to Setup Your Online Shop</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> So you have something to sell, either physical or digital. Where do you go to set up your online shop? This week, Glen gives you his top 5 ways to get your product out the door and money in your pocket. It’s a longer episode, So you have something to sell, either physical or digital. Where do you go to set up your online shop? This week, Glen gives you his top 5 ways to get your product out the door and money in your pocket. It&apos;s a longer episode, but there&apos;s a lot of info in it.<br /> <br /> Kimba offers up this weeks latest and greatest new stuff available in the social media world. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 32:07 #024 – Instagram Multiple Image Share, Dropbox Paper https://productivity.zone/podcast/024-instagram-multiple-image-share-dropbox-paper/ Thu, 04 May 2017 11:35:48 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1946 https://productivity.zone/podcast/024-instagram-multiple-image-share-dropbox-paper/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/024-instagram-multiple-image-share-dropbox-paper/feed/ 0 <p>Instagram added the ability to include up to 10 photos in one share. Kimba explains how to do it. Cloud storage has been around for a while now, and Dropbox was one of the first players in this market. Lately, they’ve added some new features that bring even more value to their service. We give […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/024-instagram-multiple-image-share-dropbox-paper/">#024 – Instagram Multiple Image Share, Dropbox Paper</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Instagram added the ability to include up to 10 photos in one share. Kimba explains how to do it. Cloud storage has been around for a while now, and Dropbox was one of the first players in this market. Lately, Instagram added the ability to include up to 10 photos in one share. Kimba explains how to do it. Cloud storage has been around for a while now, and Dropbox was one of the first players in this market. Lately, they've added some new features that bring even more value to their service. We give you the rundown on the basics and what's been added. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 24:09 #023 – Writing With Hemingway & Using Color Theory https://productivity.zone/podcast/023-writing-hemingway-using-color-theory/ Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:32:42 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1925 https://productivity.zone/podcast/023-writing-hemingway-using-color-theory/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/023-writing-hemingway-using-color-theory/feed/ 0 <p>Hemingway is nice, clean writing app that aims to provide “distraction free writing” and simplify some other aspects of crafting the written word. How does it measure up? Give a listen to this podcast for our take on it. Kimba delights us with insights into color theory and how it affects how we feel about stuff. […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/023-writing-hemingway-using-color-theory/">#023 – Writing With Hemingway & Using Color Theory</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Hemingway is nice, clean writing app that aims to provide “distraction free writing” and simplify some other aspects of crafting the written word. How does it measure up? Give a listen to this podcast for our take on it. Hemingway is nice, clean writing app that aims to provide "distraction free writing" and simplify some other aspects of crafting the written word. How does it measure up? Give a listen to this podcast for our take on it. Kimba delights us with insights into color theory and how it affects how we feel about stuff. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 29:56 #022 – Staff Scheduling With When I Work. Rocketium, Yala in Social https://productivity.zone/podcast/022-staff-scheduling-wheniwork-rocketium-yala-social/ Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:13:10 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1900 https://productivity.zone/podcast/022-staff-scheduling-wheniwork-rocketium-yala-social/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/022-staff-scheduling-wheniwork-rocketium-yala-social/feed/ 0 <p>Ever been through the pain of staff scheduling, either employees or volunteers? Then there are the phone calls if someone calls in sick or wants to trade shifts with another staffer. Ugh. In this podcast, Glen takes a look at When I Work, a service that simplifies scheduling and saves you time and headaches. Kimba […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/022-staff-scheduling-wheniwork-rocketium-yala-social/">#022 – Staff Scheduling With When I Work. Rocketium, Yala in Social</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Ever been through the pain of staff scheduling, either employees or volunteers? Then there are the phone calls if someone calls in sick or wants to trade shifts with another staffer. Ugh. In this podcast, Glen takes a look at When I Work, Glen takes a look at When I Work, a service that simplifies staff scheduling and saves you time and headaches.<br /> <br /> Kimba treats us to Rocketium, a video creation and editing tool well-fitted to use on social media. As a bonus, she also dives into Yala, a bot for use on Slack and other platforms. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 25:38 #021 – Ringtones, Amazon Smile, and New Facebook Goodies https://productivity.zone/podcast/021-ringtones-amazon-smile-new-facebook-goodies/ Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:19:20 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1890 https://productivity.zone/podcast/021-ringtones-amazon-smile-new-facebook-goodies/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/021-ringtones-amazon-smile-new-facebook-goodies/feed/ 0 <p>Have you ever wanted to strangle the guy that leaves his phone on his desk while he’s getting coffee and you have to hear it ring over and over again? You know him, the one who still has Crazy Frog as his ringtone and his ringer is never muted. Don’t be like him. For that matter, […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/021-ringtones-amazon-smile-new-facebook-goodies/">#021 – Ringtones, Amazon Smile, and New Facebook Goodies</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Have you ever wanted to strangle the guy that leaves his phone on his desk while he’s getting coffee and you have to hear it ring over and over again? You know him, the one who still has Crazy Frog as his ringtone and his ringer is never muted. Glen shares his secret source for business-grade ringtones you won&apos;t be embarrassed to use. He also offers up browser extensions to take advantage of Amazon Smile. Kimba lets us in on the new stuff Facebook is rolling out, like job postings. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 24:47 #020 – NoteShred – Securely Share Sensitive Stats Simply (and Twitter too!) https://productivity.zone/podcast/020-noteshred-securely-share-sensitive-stats-simply-and-twitter-too/ Thu, 06 Apr 2017 11:12:03 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1881 https://productivity.zone/podcast/020-noteshred-securely-share-sensitive-stats-simply-and-twitter-too/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/020-noteshred-securely-share-sensitive-stats-simply-and-twitter-too/feed/ 0 <p>Yep, having fun with the title. But seriously, how many times have you needed to send or receive passwords, account logins, even credit card information and email was the best answer even though you knew you shouldn’t use it? You struggled to find a solution that’s easy for both you and your clients to use […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/020-noteshred-securely-share-sensitive-stats-simply-and-twitter-too/">#020 – NoteShred – Securely Share Sensitive Stats Simply (and Twitter too!)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Yep, having fun with the title. But seriously, how many times have you needed to send or receive passwords, account logins, even credit card information and email was the best answer even though you knew you shouldn’t use it? Stop using email to send sensitive information. NoteShred has all you need to send or receive passwords, account logins, even credit card information easily, safely, and securely.<br /> In the Social part of our podcast, Kimba takes a solid look at where Twitter fits in these days in the social universe. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 26:39 #019 – Death To Robocalls https://productivity.zone/podcast/019-death-robocalls/ Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:16:53 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1837 https://productivity.zone/podcast/019-death-robocalls/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/019-death-robocalls/feed/ 0 <p>If there’s anyone out there that isn’t plagued by robocalls, I beg you; tell us how you’ve avoided them this long. For the rest of us mere mortals, it’s gotten to the point that we don’t answer the phone at all unless we absolutely know who is on the other end. Is there any solution […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/019-death-robocalls/">#019 – Death To Robocalls</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> If there’s anyone out there that isn’t plagued by robocalls, I beg you; tell us how you’ve avoided them this long. For the rest of us mere mortals, it’s gotten to the point that we don’t answer the phone at all unless we absolutely know who is on the o... Robocalls suck. It's gotten to the point that we don't answer the phone at all unless we absolutely know who is on the other end. Is there any solution to this scourge? Actually, there are a couple, and Glen lets you in on how easy it is to banish robocalls from your daily life. Kimba reminds us that many of our clients (and maybe even some of us) overlook the basics of that social media standard - Facebook. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 31:02 #018 – Email Follow-Up Tools And Quick Graphic Editors https://productivity.zone/podcast/018-email-follow-tools-quick-graphic-editors/ Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:23:44 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1842 https://productivity.zone/podcast/018-email-follow-tools-quick-graphic-editors/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/018-email-follow-tools-quick-graphic-editors/feed/ 0 <p>Save your sanity and automate follow up emails with your clients. Need to get information or documents from them to keep your project moving? Get the client in your follow-up workflow and they’ll get friendly reminder emails until they send you what you need. Do I even have to point out how handy this would be […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/018-email-follow-tools-quick-graphic-editors/">#018 – Email Follow-Up Tools And Quick Graphic Editors</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Save your sanity and automate follow up emails with your clients. Need to get information or documents from them to keep your project moving? Get the client in your follow-up workflow and they’ll get friendly reminder emails until they send you what yo... Save your sanity and automate follow up emails with your clients. Need to get information or documents from them to keep your project moving? Do I even have to point out how automating billing reminders will save your sanity? Join Glen as he explains two services that can manage those emails for you.<br /> <br /> Kimba teases us with two online graphic editor programs. One lets you design photo-meme images for your posts, the other excels at creating infographics. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 23:06 #017 – Grammarly and Sprout Social https://productivity.zone/podcast/017-grammarly-sprout-social/ Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:38:21 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1823 https://productivity.zone/podcast/017-grammarly-sprout-social/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/017-grammarly-sprout-social/feed/ 0 <p>Lose/loose. Affect/effect. Lie/lay. And of course, there/they’re/their. Do I need a comma or not? Glen lets you in on a tool both he and Kimba use to fix pesky typos and grammar errors. Kimba’s world is in upheaval – she may have found a replacement for Buffer. See how it measures up. Rate us on […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/017-grammarly-sprout-social/">#017 – Grammarly and Sprout Social</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Lose/loose. Affect/effect. Lie/lay. And of course, there/they’re/their. Do I need a comma or not? Glen lets you in on a tool both he and Kimba use to fix pesky typos and grammar errors. Kimba’s world is in upheaval – she may have found a replacement fo... Lose/loose. Affect/effect. Lie/lay. And of course, there/they’re/their. Do I need a comma or not? Glen lets you in on a tool both he and Kimba use to fix pesky typos and grammar errors. Kimba’s world is in upheaval – she may have found a replacement for Buffer. See how it measures up. Rate us on [...] Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 29:43 #016 – Find The Best Social Media Tool For Your Business https://productivity.zone/podcast/016-find-best-social-media-tool-business/ Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:23:50 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1809 https://productivity.zone/podcast/016-find-best-social-media-tool-business/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/016-find-best-social-media-tool-business/feed/ 0 <p>Kimba helps you with your quest to find the best tool to manage social media for your business. Glen revisits SumoMe and the changes in services and pricing since their rebranding as Sumo. Bottom line: all their apps are available for free, albeit with limits not found on their paid plan. Rate us on iTunes […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/016-find-best-social-media-tool-business/">#016 – Find The Best Social Media Tool For Your Business</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Kimba helps you with your quest to find the best tool to manage social media for your business. Glen revisits SumoMe and the changes in services and pricing since their rebranding as Sumo. Bottom line: all their apps are available for free, Kimba helps you with your quest to find the best tool to manage social media for your business. Glen revisits SumoMe and the changes in services and pricing since their rebranding as Sumo. Bottom line: all their apps are available for free, albeit with limits not found on their paid plan. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 25:50 #015 – Effective Headlines For The Win, Helpdesk For Your Sanity https://productivity.zone/podcast/015-effective-headlines-win-helpdesk-sanity/ Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:23:09 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1803 https://productivity.zone/podcast/015-effective-headlines-win-helpdesk-sanity/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/015-effective-headlines-win-helpdesk-sanity/feed/ 0 <p>Headlines matter. A lot. It’s your first, and often only chance to interest a reader in your topic. Kimba brings us six social media tips for effective headlines to attract your readers and rank higher without sounding scammy. Even though you might be a one-person company, you can still use a helpdesk to streamline your productivity […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/015-effective-headlines-win-helpdesk-sanity/">#015 – Effective Headlines For The Win, Helpdesk For Your Sanity</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Headlines matter. A lot. It’s your first, and often only chance to interest a reader in your topic. Kimba brings us six social media tips for effective headlines to attract your readers and rank higher without sounding scammy. Kimba brings us six social media tips for effective social media headlines to attract your readers. Glen takes a look at HelpScout and the many features they offer (even on the free tier), allowing even a one-person company to easily (and affordably) have a business helpdesk. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 30:10 #014 – What The Heck Is a VPN For? https://productivity.zone/podcast/014-what-the-heck-is-a-vpn-for/ Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:23:08 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1802 https://productivity.zone/podcast/014-what-the-heck-is-a-vpn-for/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/014-what-the-heck-is-a-vpn-for/feed/ 0 <p>What the heck is a VPN, and what is it good for? It’s a Virtual Private Network; a private, encrypted connection over public internet. It’s also often referred to as a tunnel, which is a pretty good description. They’re used by government and corporate employees when doing remote work. It allows them to securely connect […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/014-what-the-heck-is-a-vpn-for/">#014 – What The Heck Is a VPN For?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> What the heck is a VPN, and what is it good for? It’s a Virtual Private Network; a private, encrypted connection over public internet. It’s also often referred to as a tunnel, which is a pretty good description. What the heck is a VPN, and what is it good for? It's a Virtual Private Network; a private, encrypted connection over public internet. You can use it to keep strangers from eavesdropping on what you're doing online, like paying bills, connecting to your bank, checking your email, etc. It's all Glen this time as he reviews VPN apps Cloak, Hotspot Shield and VyperVPN. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 26:39 #013 – Ekko Websites & Instagram Post Automation https://productivity.zone/podcast/013-ekko-websites-instagram-post-automation/ Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:23:58 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1773 https://productivity.zone/podcast/013-ekko-websites-instagram-post-automation/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/013-ekko-websites-instagram-post-automation/feed/ 0 <p>Glen discovered a new company, Ekko, that takes your Facebook posts and automatically makes a website from them. What could be easier to keep up to date? Kimba found Grum, a service that allows you to schedule your posts on Instagram. She has a couple of other goodies too: Mashfeed lets you create or browse […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/013-ekko-websites-instagram-post-automation/">#013 – Ekko Websites & Instagram Post Automation</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Glen discovered a new company, Ekko, that takes your Facebook posts and automatically makes a website from them. What could be easier to keep up to date? Kimba found Grum, a service that allows you to schedule your posts on Instagram. Hate updating your website? What if you could add new content to your site every time you made a Facebook post? Check out Ekko. Grum schedules your posts to Instagram. Iconosphere gives you analytics about your Instagram account. Mashfeed lets you browse or curate collections from hashtags or feeds. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 27:44 #012 – Scheduling Apps and Social Media Predictions, Part 2 https://productivity.zone/podcast/012-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-2/ Thu, 09 Feb 2017 12:23:14 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1764 https://productivity.zone/podcast/012-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-2/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/012-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-2/feed/ 0 <p>Wrapping up our two-part podcast. Glen talks about scheduling tools for meetings, classes and events. Kimba talks about past social media predictions and their accuracy. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes ScheduleOnce No free level. The lowest paid tier offers Google calendar and iCloud support. Reminders and follow-ups via email and SMS. Bookings require you […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/012-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-2/">#012 – Scheduling Apps and Social Media Predictions, Part 2</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Wrapping up our two-part podcast. Glen talks about scheduling tools for meetings, classes and events. Kimba talks about past social media predictions and their accuracy. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes ScheduleOnce No free level. Wrapping up our two-parter podcast. Glen talks about scheduling tools for meetings, classes and events. Kimba talks about past social media predictions and their accuracy. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 30:52 #011 – Scheduling Apps and Social Media Predictions, Part 1 https://productivity.zone/podcast/011-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-1/ Thu, 02 Feb 2017 12:23:07 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1760 https://productivity.zone/podcast/011-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-1/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/011-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-1/feed/ 0 <p>Big topics this week. So big we had to make this a two-parter. Glen talks about scheduling tools for meetings, classes and events. Kimba talks about past social media predictions and their accuracy. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes There are a lot of scheduling apps out there. The ones we’re discussing are web-based tools to […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/011-scheduling-apps-social-media-predictions-part-1/">#011 – Scheduling Apps and Social Media Predictions, Part 1</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Big topics this week. So big we had to make this a two-parter. Glen talks about scheduling tools for meetings, classes and events. Kimba talks about past social media predictions and their accuracy. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes There are a lot of sched... Big topics this week. So big we had to make this a two-parter. Glen talks about scheduling tools for meetings, classes and events. Kimba talks about past social media predictions and their accuracy. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 35:52 #010 – Rebranding & Virtual Phone Services https://productivity.zone/podcast/010-rebranding-virtual-phone-services/ Thu, 26 Jan 2017 12:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/009-video-conferencing-facebook-advertising-3/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/010-rebranding-virtual-phone-services/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/010-rebranding-virtual-phone-services/feed/ 0 <p>Kimba goes first this time to talk about her own experience with rebranding herself. Glen is all about virtual phone services. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes What is involved in rebranding? Kimba goes through some of the things she has learned through her process. Being organized is key! Having the best apps for your […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/010-rebranding-virtual-phone-services/">#010 – Rebranding & Virtual Phone Services</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Kimba goes first this time to talk about her own experience with rebranding herself. Glen is all about virtual phone services. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes What is involved in rebranding? Kimba goes through some of the things she has learned through he... Kimba goes first this time to talk about her own experience with rebranding herself. Glen is all about virtual phone services. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 31:22 #009 – Video Conferencing & Facebook Advertising https://productivity.zone/podcast/009-video-conferencing-facebook-advertising/ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite-2-2-2-2-2/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/009-video-conferencing-facebook-advertising/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/009-video-conferencing-facebook-advertising/feed/ 0 <p>Glen doubles-down on video conferencing for free and Kimba once again is on the Facebook trail, this time talking about advertising. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes There are a number of apps out there that let you talk to your clients and share your screen for free. Glen tested Join.me and Appear.in to make sure […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/009-video-conferencing-facebook-advertising/">#009 – Video Conferencing & Facebook Advertising</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Glen doubles-down on video conferencing for free and Kimba once again is on the Facebook trail, this time talking about advertising. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes There are a number of apps out there that let you talk to your clients and share your scre... Glen talks about video conferencing apps that let you talk to your clients and share your screen for free. Kimba discusses how Facebook advertising is an art that needs practice and some basic information, such as the difference between impressions and reach. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 31:02 #008 – Validating Your Idea & Case Study For Video vs Photos https://productivity.zone/podcast/008-validating-your-idea-case-study-for-video-vs-photos/ Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite-2-2-2-2/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/008-validating-your-idea-case-study-for-video-vs-photos/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/008-validating-your-idea-case-study-for-video-vs-photos/feed/ 0 <p>So much to talk about! Glen discusses an app that will help you to validate your product a great way to crowdsource! Kimba talks about the difference between Youtube vs Facebook native video. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Do you want to see if your idea has value? Try Celery. It allows you to validate […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/008-validating-your-idea-case-study-for-video-vs-photos/">#008 – Validating Your Idea & Case Study For Video vs Photos</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> So much to talk about! Glen discusses an app that will help you to validate your product a great way to crowdsource! Kimba talks about the difference between Youtube vs Facebook native video. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Do you want to see if your idea... So much to talk about! Glen discusses an app that will help you to validate your product a great way to crowdsource! Kimba talks about the difference between Youtube vs Facebook native video. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 33:02 #007 – Text Shortcuts & Facebook Live https://productivity.zone/podcast/007-text-shortcuts-facebook-live/ Thu, 05 Jan 2017 12:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite-2-2-2/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/007-text-shortcuts-facebook-live/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/007-text-shortcuts-facebook-live/feed/ 0 <p>If you aren’t using a “text shortcut” software you need to start. Glen will tell you how easy it will make your work day. Facebook Live is here and Kimba is all over it! Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Text shortcut software can save you a ton of time by auto-typing phrases you type […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/007-text-shortcuts-facebook-live/">#007 – Text Shortcuts & Facebook Live</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> If you aren’t using a “text shortcut” software you need to start. Glen will tell you how easy it will make your work day. Facebook Live is here and Kimba is all over it! Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Text shortcut software can save you a ton of time by ... If you aren't using a "text shortcut" software you need to start. Glen will tell you how easy it will make your work day. Facebook Live is here and Kimba is all over it! Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 26:03 #006 – Landing Pages & Facebook Notes https://productivity.zone/podcast/006-landing-pages-facebook-notes/ Thu, 29 Dec 2016 12:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite-2-2/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/006-landing-pages-facebook-notes/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/006-landing-pages-facebook-notes/feed/ 0 <p>Glen gives us an education on landing pages and how we can easily make them. Kimba covers a little-used aspect of Facebook called Notes. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Facebook Notes has been around although rarely used, but maybe you might want to revisit that. Facebook has improved upon the Notes section to make […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/006-landing-pages-facebook-notes/">#006 – Landing Pages & Facebook Notes</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Glen gives us an education on landing pages and how we can easily make them. Kimba covers a little-used aspect of Facebook called Notes. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Facebook Notes has been around although rarely used, Glen gives us an education on landing pages and how we can easily make them. Kimba covers a little-used aspect of Facebook called Notes. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 27:29 #005 – Task Management Apps & Blab vs Periscope https://productivity.zone/podcast/005-task-management-apps-blab-vs-periscope/ Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite-2/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/005-task-management-apps-blab-vs-periscope/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/005-task-management-apps-blab-vs-periscope/feed/ 0 <p>Glen has some great task management apps to talk about and Kimba hits us with Blab vs Periscope. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes You can organize your world just by using the right project app that works for you. Trello is the easiest to use with nice organization options, and the free option pretty […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/005-task-management-apps-blab-vs-periscope/">#005 – Task Management Apps & Blab vs Periscope</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Glen has some great task management apps to talk about and Kimba hits us with Blab vs Periscope. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes You can organize your world just by using the right project app that works for you. Glen has some great task management apps to talk about and Kimba hits us with Blab vs Periscope. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 33:26 #004 – Mileage Tracking & LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram Analytics https://productivity.zone/podcast/004-mileage-tracking-linkedin-pinterest-instagram-analytics/ Thu, 15 Dec 2016 12:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/002-heatmapping-facebook-insights-2-2/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/004-mileage-tracking-linkedin-pinterest-instagram-analytics/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/004-mileage-tracking-linkedin-pinterest-instagram-analytics/feed/ 0 <p>Glen once again has done his research. This time, it is all about mileage tracking. Kimba can’t help herself but talk about more analytics! Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Finding a good mileage app can be a daunting task but Glen makes it easier since he tested the top picks. He always comes back […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/004-mileage-tracking-linkedin-pinterest-instagram-analytics/">#004 – Mileage Tracking & LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram Analytics</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Glen once again has done his research. This time, it is all about mileage tracking. Kimba can’t help herself but talk about more analytics! Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Finding a good mileage app can be a daunting task but Glen makes it easier since he... Glen once again has done his research. This time, it is all about mileage tracking. Kimba can't help herself but talk about more analytics! Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 28:19 #003 – Website Analytics & Social Analytics https://productivity.zone/podcast/003-website-analytics-social-analytics/ Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:23:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/podcast/002-heatmapping-facebook-insights-2/ https://productivity.zone/podcast/003-website-analytics-social-analytics/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/003-website-analytics-social-analytics/feed/ 0 <p>Glen talks about the exciting topic of website analytics. Kimba walks you right through Twitter analytics. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes What can you tell from analytics? Too much information to write up here! You’ll have to listen to get the skinny on what you can monitor and why that might help you. Update: […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/003-website-analytics-social-analytics/">#003 – Website Analytics & Social Analytics</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Glen talks about the exciting topic of website analytics. Kimba walks you right through Twitter analytics. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes What can you tell from analytics? Too much information to write up here! Glen talks about the exciting topic of website analytics. Kimba walks you right through Twitter analytics. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 34:36 #002 – Heatmaps and Facebook Business Page Insights https://productivity.zone/podcast/002-heatmaps-facebook-business-page-insights/ Thu, 01 Dec 2016 20:23:49 +0000 https://productivity.zone/?p=2704 https://productivity.zone/podcast/002-heatmaps-facebook-business-page-insights/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/002-heatmaps-facebook-business-page-insights/feed/ 0 <p>Glen talks about how heat maps can be used on your website and why you should have them. Kimba demystifies Insights on your Facebook business page. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Crazy egg records heat maps and scroll maps. Confetti is also included as well as Overlay. Free trial. Summon heat maps to track […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/002-heatmaps-facebook-business-page-insights/">#002 – Heatmaps and Facebook Business Page Insights</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> Glen talks about how heat maps can be used on your website and why you should have them. Kimba demystifies Insights on your Facebook business page. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Crazy egg records heat maps and scroll maps. Rate us on iTunes


Show Notes
Crazy egg records heat maps and scroll maps. Confetti is also included as well as Overlay. Free trial.
Summon heat maps to track up to 1000 clicks per campaign. Free trial.
Inspectlet video recordings of where the user moves their mouse, tracking of forms and analytics on form fields. 100 recordings for free and up to 5000 at paid level. Free trial.
Facebook Insights on a Facebook business page. So much information it will make your head spin!
Links from the Show
Crazy Egg ($9 a month for an annual plan)
SumoMe (free and pro tier) [UPDATE: they’re now just Sumo]
Inspectlet (free and $33 a month for annual plan)
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#001 – Password Security & Buffer vs. Hootsuite https://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite/ Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:20:05 +0000 http://productivity.zone/?post_type=podcast&p=1471 https://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite/#respond https://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite/feed/ 0 <p>In our pilot episode, Glen talks about password managers and why you really (really) need to use one. Kimba weighs in on Buffer vs. Hootsuite for publishing social media updates. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Password protection is an important topic but we don’t always want to take the time to set it up […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone/podcast/001-password-security-buffer-vs-hootsuite/">#001 – Password Security & Buffer vs. Hootsuite</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://productivity.zone">Productivity Zone</a>.</p> In our pilot episode, Glen talks about password managers and why you really (really) need to use one. Kimba weighs in on Buffer vs. Hootsuite for publishing social media updates. Rate us on iTunes Show Notes Password protection is an important topic bu... In our pilot episode, Glen talks about password managers and why you really (really) need to use one. Kimba weighs in on Buffer vs. Hootsuite for publishing social media updates. Glen Ferguson and Kimba Green clean 24:25