Top 5 Useful Apps for Volunteer Organizations
Currently, there are over 2 million apps available in the leading app stores. Amongst these, there are thousands of apps that can assist your organization in a variety of ways. We’ve done the research and trials so that you don’t have to, and dug out the top 5 apps that will help you transform your advertising and marketing approach by refining the visual content of your company.
So let’s get downloading!
1. BeFunky | www.befunky.com
Availability: Online Photo Editor, Android & iOS application.
Photo editing softwares can sometimes seem overwhelming with their many tools and complicated interfaces. BeFunky is one of the most easy to use online photo editor in the market. It can do pretty much anything that you would want to, with your photos. Retouch them, make visually appealing collages, add effects & styles and much more. The Sky’s the limit!
What’s even better? The basic tools can be used absolutely free without any watermarks. For less than $5 monthly ($34.95 annually), you can get higher resolution outputs, premium effects and templates.
2. Poster My Wall | www.postermywall.com
Availability: Online Photo Editor.
This incredible online creator can be used to design posters, infographics, postcards and calendars.
Go through the available templates or put on your creative caps and fire up the blank canvas. The online editor assists you by providing you with a whole range of backgrounds, fonts, color schemes and graphics to choose from. Impress potential investors by sending them well-designed promotional flyers that you can create via this editor in just a few minutes.
The free version allows you to save your creation as an image (JPEG) with a watermark. You can save it without a watermark and have access to other features by subscribing to the PosterMyWall premium version at $8/month.
3. Comic Life | http://plasq.com/
Availability: Application for Mac, Windows, iPad & iPhone.
Comic Life is perfect for organisations that don’t follow a conventional style of reaching out to the world. Whether it’s to raise awareness, push forward a new campaign or to encourage people to adopt animals, comic books have a way of adding a twist to the plain old posters and flyers.
Use Comic Life to do exactly that. Drag and drop the photos you’d like to use, add customizable backgrounds and chat bubbles with your text in it and you’re good to go!
Save your creation as a PDF or JPG and share it away. Download a trial version and play around it for 30 days. If it proves to be useful, you can purchase it for $29.99. The iOS version is available for just $4.99.
4. LunaPic | http://www196.lunapic.com
Availability: Online Photo Editor
Don’t let the old-school interface of this tool fool you. LunaPic is capable of transforming your photos very quickly and at no cost at all. In just a few clicks, you can select the background of your photo, delete it and save it with a transparent background (PNG file).
GIFs are super popular at the moment all around the interweb. LunaPic has a tab that says “animation”. This is where you can edit videos, play around with 25+ animation styles like moving cubes, bubbles, snow fall effects and create attention-grabbing GIFs.
5. Filmora Go | https://filmora.wondershare.com
Availability: Android & iOS application
You might often find yourself in the need of a video editor to trim and fine tune something you shot for the company.
Maybe you’re planning on hosting a benefit performance or an event in the near future. What better way to let the world know about your efforts than to capture the night via a video, and later edit it to perfection. Filmora Go lets you trim video clips, slow it down or speed it up, add text, filters, transition and overlays, add in music or mute the already existing sounds.
It has themes like the Charlie Chaplin theme, where the music and effects are based around it. The interface is well designed and the app is easy to use, hands down making it one of the best video editing apps currently. You can download it for free and buy additional features via in-app purchases.
We hope this list has been helpful to you and your organization. Are there any apps that you swear by? We would love to hear about them. Reach out and let us know!