Blogging & Content marketing are the two most creative and time-consuming fields to work.
You need constant exposure to what’s new happening in your niche and what is trending amongst them.
Keeping an eye on every source daily is not an easy task.
But today’s era has come up with a wizardry call Android.
Android is an awesome and massively powerful Operating System for handheld devices. 1.4 billion of world’s smartphones rocking Android.
Now coming to the point, it android is so powerful do we use it for our blogging & content marketing?
Yes, and we can use it very effectively and same our time.
In this post, I’m gonna show you 5 awesome apps which will save your time and make your blogging and content marketing life easier.
Content is King. But not every content is king! Writing good content is the key to better SEO and people appreciation. But what kind of content should you
consider as KING??
- Content related to latest scenario
- Content related to people’s problems
- Easy to understand and relate
Keep these 4 points in mind before writing any block of content.
You now say, Ya all this is great we have already read this many time. But how to come up with content idea??
Here the app Quora comes in rescue.
So what Quora is? It is a question-answer website where peoples ask questions and people’s answer questions.
It is so evolved that you could find questions and answers on any topic you want.
How to use Quora for the content idea?
Probably the easiest task. Open the Quora app and type the term which is related to your niche in the search box. You can now see questions asked by
peoples about that topic.
After this, it is your pure creativity to convert any such popularly asked question in your next blog/content idea.
Quora really works well as a content idea generator. You can download Quora Android App from here.
Being a Content Marketer I need to keep track of what my opponents are doing, what kind of content they are making. Here I’m not just
talking about the opponents but also the content creators you follow.
If you are doing this, you may probably have a long list of followings and opponents. Visiting each of them and analysing what are they doing
simultaneously is something which will take your whole day!
What if you have an app which stores the pages you want to read? An app which let you read all these pages ever after you leave that page & even when
you are offline!
Yes, Pocket does this. It is some kind of bookmarking app that stores the pages of websites you want to read later. This tool comes handy when you see any
an article worth to read but doesn’t have enough time.
Save that article to pocket and read it later when you have time.
Pocket also lets you read your saves pages even when you are offline. I use pocket daily and have hundreds of pages saved!
Sometimes I save pages but never read them 😀
You can download Pocket Android App from here.
Actually, it is a two-way app. Pushbullet android app and its browser extension.
What is does? After setting it up and running it on your smartphone. Pushbullet will automatically sync your phone notification to your browser.
So when someone texts you on WhatsApp you get a notification on your browser. Same as that you get on your phone.
You can also transfer various files between your phone and your computer without connecting them both. You can sync various devices and sync notification
from all of them, transfer files to all of them simultaneously.
It comes very useful when you are doing a task on the computer and don’t wanna get disturbed by texts on WhatsApp & other social media.
Pushbullet will simply show you the notification of every text, and then you will have to decide which you want to reply to.
When you are reviewing any app or mobile service you need to take screenshots and share them on your blog post. Now to transfer that screenshots you need to connect your phone to computer.
Locate the files and then transfer them.
With Pushbullet it is very easy you need to share those screenshots to Pushbullet app and within second’s, those screenshots were got available to devices which you have synced.
Really easy, fast and time saving.
Download Pushbullet Chrome Extension from here.
4. Facebook Pages Manager
Social Media is a core part of blogging and content marketing.
If you have a blog you definitely want social media backup for connecting with peoples and making your content viral.
Social Media websites work as a secondary publishing platform. You publish your content on your blog. you have a decent number of everyday readers.
But when your content is published on Social Media websites, your content is exposed to Millions of peoples using that social media service.
When it comes to Social media, Facebook is the first stop for every content marketer.
Facebook has 1.04 billion daily active users on average for December 2015 and the number is still growing.
Facebook Pages are the representative and your authorised identity on Facebook. Pages have extended functionalities that normal accounts don’t have.
With your Facebook page, you can be the next viral content creator on facebook. Handling a facebook page is a timely task. So facebook pages app is designed.
With simple UI, you can post text,images and videos to your page. See insights and chat with followers.
The app will give you rich page insights which contain
- Periodical Likes Count
- Periodical Unlike Count
- Content Reach
- Content Engagement
This app comes handy when you have many pages on facebook, like me. I have 4 active facebook pages and I handle them mostly with this app.
Download Facebook Pages Manager Android App from here.
Many of you were curious about why i don’t mention this app on top.
Previously I used Keep By Google to take notes, I’ve never thought about using any other note taking app. But when I gave a shot to Evernote I fall in love
You can access your notes everywhere. Even when you don’t have your phone with you. Evernote gives you many options over simple text notes. You can add
images, handwritten notes, reminders.
The awesome feature of Evernote is you can share your notes with your friends. You can even develope an idea over Evernote.
Just make a group of your friends who gonna work on the project, then you can share your ideas, comments and share everything.
It really helps when you have a blog or small business, with people’s working simultaneously.
So this is the 5 Apps I prefer to be used by every Content Marketer. These are my personal choices, as I use them regularly. These apps increased my productivity.
Download Evernote Android App from here.
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