Marketing on a Dime

Looking for a way to increase your sales but do not want to spend the time, resources or funds on increasing traffic and sales to your store? Here are some free marketing apps that can help drive traffic and improve sales by easily creating different marketing designs and help to stay organized. These apps can help increase customer engagement in areas such as social media, your store website or with marketing emails.

Canva – Design Anything. Publish Anywhere.

Canva is a tool that makes it possible for anyone to create professional-looking designs. It provides access to millions of stock images, illustrations, icons, and fonts within the app. You can also drag and drop any image from your desktop to the editing tool. You can also add your brand elements into your account which helps make the process quick and easy! Simply drag and drop your brand elements into any template to create a design that is in line with your look and feel. Canva’s Design School is also a great feature to help navigate your way through all the useful features. For more information on the Canva app, check out the post on our blog!

Wordmark.it – Use Font App

Do you ever feel like you spend way too much time looking for just the right font for a project? If that’s the case, WorkdMark.It will be your favorite tool! You can easily display your text in all the fonts you have installed on your computer so you can make a quick choice. It’s so simple to use and its FREE!

1. Go to website WordMark.It.

2. Type in the word or phrase you want to see in all your fonts and hit Enter.

3. It’ll show you the text you entered in every font you have installed.

A Color Story – Photo Editing App 

Standard Instagram filters not cutting it? One of our favorite apps for photo editing is “A Color Story!” It’s free to download and has a ton of photographer-created, on-trend filters to help you create a fresh, consistent look for your brand. In addition to the different editing styles there are really in-depth tools and effects panel that allows you to fine-tune your photos for the feed of your dreams! What gives this app an extra gold star from us is the ability to do batch edits and save your editing steps, what a time saver. Plus, in addition to the free features, the app creators are always offering new and affordable in-app purchases to expand your filter and effects library!

BONUS: Make it the perfect pair! The creators of “A Color Story” have coordinating app, “A Design Kit.” It’s a fun, free, and easy way to add a little extra flair to your photos. This app features different brushes, fonts, design elements and stickers to dress up your photos or create a stunning Instagram story! Download it free from your app store! 

Hootsuite – The Best Way to Manage Social Media 

Managing several social platforms all over the place can crazy and time-consuming! Using Hootsuite allows you to manage up to three social networks for your biz all in one place. You can even schedule posts and respond to comments all in the same platform. Scheduling your posts ahead of time frees up hours of time that you would have to set aside daily.

Download the free version https://hootsuite.com/plans/free!


OneCoast is not affiliated with these apps and was not paid to endorse them. These are strictly the opinions of the writers and not necessarily OneCoast.