Top 5 Tools and Apps for Social Media Marketers

As a social media marketer, your work life can get pretty hectic as you tend to get easily snowed under the multitude of tasks that need your attention immediately and all at once. This makes a perfect reason to use a little help and make your work a bit more well thought-out.

Top 5 Tools and Apps for Social Media Marketers
Tools to Make Your Marketing Life Easily

The apps showcased here can make your life much easier and allow you to work faster and smarter.

Here are 5 best apps for social media marketers.

  1. Shakr

This app is an online video maker allowing you to create conversion-optimized videos to promote content on your social media channels. You can customize and choose from 2,000+ video designs (including new designs that are added each week) tailor-made by professional designers.

With the aid of Shakr, you can boost your social media engagement, quickly create an assortment of video ads for your Facebook ad campaigns and beat ad lassitude.

Price:  Basic plan starts from $49 per month.

  1. SwipeFile

A conventional ‘Swipe File’ is a material file that a marketer uses to compile fine pieces of marketing advertisements in. Bearing a similar concept in mind, is an online place where you have access to a publicly accessible Swipe File.

The site holds some of the highest and best converting pieces of marketing and advertising ideas cherry picked across the web and then posting them all in one place. If you are running out of creative ideas, or seeking some inspiration or simply facing Monday blues, SwipeFile is the place to go.

Price: As we said it is open-to-the-public, it comes with zero cost.

  1. TouchRetouch

This app is an extremely (and by extremely we mean it!) beneficial app that allows you to eliminate the redundant content in your pictures. Superfast and easy to use, you can remove all the unwanted elements for instance power lines, telephone wires, etc. with just a few touches. It even removes the blemishes from your pictures, making them picture perfect. Quite literally!

Price: Only $1.99 (one-time fee)

Where to find it? Google Play Store and App Store

  1. Character Count Online

As the name suggests, Character Count Online is a character and word counting tool. However, it is free to use and is compatible with any device. To start using this free online tool, type or merely copy/paste your text in the text area. The app will be updated instantaneously, showcasing the number of whitespace, paragraphs, sentences, words, and characters in your text.

This tool comes in handy if you prefer to limit your word count while posting social media updates on platforms like Twitter.

Price: Free

  1. Landscape by Sprout Social

A free image resizing tool that lends a helping hand to social media marketers to produce several optimized image sizes for social media campaigns, messages, and profiles. That is Landscape for you folks.

Using this app is equally simple. You just have to upload your image and select the social network on the next page for which you want to resize the image. You can choose multiple social networks at the same time. In the next step, you have to select the desired photo size for each platform and click on “Download.”

Saving time for your other important tasks, Landscape makes the social media image cropping process easy.

Price: Free

Time to work smart instead of work hard. Isn’t it?