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5 amazing apps made for Google that will help improve your productivity

[fa icon="calendar"] February 8/2018 / by Edgar Medina

G Suite is a vault full of treasures. Just by one simple click, you can access dozens of apps on the gsuite.google.com/marketplace/ that will help you solve several problems. All of them take advantage of other Google Apps like: Google Drive, Google Sheets, Google Docs and Google Slides. And most of them offer a free version, with understandable limitations, and a paid version with expanded features.

All of these apps will ask you for permissions related with your Google account, but don’t worry, your data will be safe.  

We've chosen five  apps, that will help you with your business one way or another.

1. Workep

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If you are looking for a flexible, fast and powerful project management platform that integrates  Google Apps, Workep is one of the best options available. You will revere its interface. It’s clean and intuitive. It resembles the simplicity of any other Google App. One of its main features is its amazing Gantt Chart. You won’t find a better and more customizable Gantt Chart in any other similar platform. It allows you to: move tasks, increase or decrease their size, create dependencies and export data automatically into a Google Spreadsheet. The free version supports up to 10 users and the Premium version costs from 2,99 dollars to 4,99 dollars per user per month.

2. Draw.io

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This amazing and completely free app will allow you to constuct different types of charts with ease. It’s integrated with other apps, such as Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive and GitHub. Finally, It offers tools to draw workflow charts, UML charts and even mockups. 

3. Awesome Table

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Imagine you have an ugly and boring Google Sheets table with your client’s database in it. Wouldn’t you like to to visualize the data in a more appealing way? With Awesome Table, you can create different templates to show the data in a better format, such as cards, directories or even amazing Gantt charts. Give it a try, it’s free.

4. Gatekeeper

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Are you a company with several suppliers and contracts? Gatekeeper is a powerful tool that allows you to efficiently manage contracts, suppliers, and budgets all  in one place. It's simple, likeable and intuitive interface will definitely surprise you. You can try the platform for free for 30 days. No credit card needed. After that, there are 3 different plans: The basic one (450 dollars/month) the Pro one (1,050 dollars/months) and finally, the Enterprise one (2,450 dollars/month).
 

5. CloudPages

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If you want to manage your Google Apps users more efficiently, then this is the platform for you. See it as an advanced ‘white pages’ directory. It allows you to storage and locate all of your organizational contacts in one place. Cloud Pages also allows you to find external clients and talents. Finally, it gives you the chance to create dynamic groups and with their own Google Drive folders and Google Docs files.

Learn more about Workep

All users will have access to a Team Training session with one of our account managers. The session will last about 30-45 minutes. You will be fully prepped on everything you need to know about how to use Workep + you will get tips on what types of project management methodologies work best within the platform. We will finish off with a 15 minute, Q&A to clear up any doubts your team may have.

To request a team training, please click on the "Book a Meeting" button to find the perfect date & time for your team to receive their training. 

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Topics: Insider, workep, g suite, google, productivity

Edgar Medina

Written by Edgar Medina

Edgar is the Chief Marketing Officer of Workep. He has 7 years of experience writing in english and spanish about technology.