Finesse your online presence with these awesome tools

March 27, 2019

Building a beautiful online presence is imperative to making a great online impression and converting leads into customers. Every company is judged by its customers and making sure you look your best across all your online channels ensures your brand conveys credibility.

We’ve put together a list of the best online websites and tools that can help you lift your online presence and ensure you always put your best foot forward.

 

Wisestamp – Create a professional email signature for your brand. 

https://www.wisestamp.com/

Make sure you have a professional email signature when sending emails that contains all your vital information and a brand logo. This is a great way to make a perfect first impression.

Promo – Create professional videos for your website and social media 

https://promo.com

Promo is a great tool for creating videos using either static images or video. They provide a huge range of templates to help you get started or you can start from a blank project. Up your video game by adding transitions, animations and music.

Be Funky – Edit your photos online for free

https://www.befunky.com

Use Be Funky to edit your photos using photo effects and tools for enhancing the quality, colour and layout. You can also use their great collage tool and a number of templates. As an added bonus they have a great tutorial section to help get you to professional level in no time.

Black – Make your photos black and white

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/black-b-w-film-emulator/id939009354?mt=8

Searching for a good black-and-white photo app? BLACK, an iOS-only app, that emulates black and white film with filters. The app is intuitive to use — swipe left and right to apply different B&W filters — and it lets you tweak shadows with a fade tool, control tones and contrast with a curves tool, and customize and apply vignettes. You will have to pay $0.99 to access these advanced editing features, though.

Afterlight 2 – for more advanced photo editing

https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1293122457?mt=8

Afterlight 2 is a powerful photo editing solution. It’s not free – but won’t break the bank at $2.99 and offers a lot of tools to make the perfect edits. Plenty of filters are included along with dedicated colour and overlay abilities. All-in-all it’s a versatile app that works for portrait shots as well as capturing candids.

Plann – for making sure your Instagram profile is BOSS

https://www.plannthat.com/

With intuitive tools and easy-to-use filters, fonts and borders, anyone can use Plann to create a beautiful Instagram theme. Schedule posts, uncover ways to grow with advanced Instagram analytics, hashtag tools, competitor metrics, best times to post and Plann’s unique colour palette feature.

GTmetrix – ensure your website loads as fast as Usain Bolt runs

https://gtmetrix.com/

A slow website means high bounce rates and lost sales. GTMetrix offers an awesome website optimization tool that can help you determine how fast your page loads and what you need to do to fix it.

Hello Bar – Collect website leads without using annoying page pop-ups

https://www.hellobar.com

Most people don’t visit a website and convert on a product immediately. Hello Bar adds a nice slimline bar to the top of your website and helps you collect website leads. You can also use the tool to set up discount codes, and more.

 

These are some great tools to help you get started! Don’t forget to drop your recommendations in the comments below!