With a wealth of new design and development apps at your fingertips, it can be hard to know which will serve as time-saving tools and which will simply clog up memory on your iPhone, iPad and desktop.
Toshedalittlelightonan ever expanding market, we’ve picked out a few of the best tools for Devs, Designers and ITs that can help them be more efficient.
Trello: For improved productivity and agile project management, take a look at Trello. It’s a collaboration tool that allows you to keep track of who is working on what and when. It allows you to store lists and work-flow charts, which is available to view via a simple and accessible interface – bringing youallthe information you need to keep track of your project in a matter of seconds.
Ego: This is a great tool for getting analytics on your sites. Beautifully designed and quick to use, CloudTest platform allows you to create comprehensive tests for your latest designs and product developments via a single, integrated platform. You set the parameters and testing conditions, CloudTest provides real-time results. This is an indispensable tool that ensures utmost confidence in the functionality and reliability of your applications worldwide.
Notable App: If you’re yet to discover Notable, you’re in for a real treat. This neatly designed app, allows you to take screenshots, sketches, wireframes and fully coded pages and discuss them with your design team. Essentially, Notable is a feedback facilitator that allows design collaborators to solve problems and make improvements to their projects fast.Freeform: A fun and functional drawing tool for your iPad, Freeform helps you create sketches, mockups and diagrams on your iPad and export them via email in JPG, PNG and PDF formats. Great for designers who like to be inspired on the go.iMockups: This is an easy to use app for wire framing web, iPhone and iPad projects. iMockups focus is on functionality, allowing you to concentrate on the building blocks of your design project and tweak the aesthetics later.
OutSystems Agile Platform: Used worldwide, the Agile Platform provides an all-encompassing solution for application development and management. It can boost productivity, allowing you to build and adapt web applications faster and gives you the flexibility you need to make changes to your applications in response to the needs of your business.
CloudTest: When you need to know that your web and mobile applications won’t let you down, the CloudTest platform allows you to create comprehensive tests for your latest designs and product developments via a single, integrated platform. You set the parameters and testing conditions, CloudTest provides real-time results. This is an indispensable tool that ensures utmost confidence in the functionality and reliability of your applications worldwide.
Adria Saracino is a marketer, graphic designer, and blogger. When not consulting on business strategy, you can find her obsessing about typography and perusing The Dieline for some package design eye candy.