Property Management Power Hour
Top 10 Free Business Apps –
Do More With Less
Presented by:
Michael Cunningham
Please note ...
Michael Cunningham-
Social Media Manager,
Propertyware™ and RealPage™
• Managing Editor of PropertyManagementInsider.com
•...
Propertyware is a leader in cloud-based property
management solutions for the single-family rental market.
Learn more at w...
• Mobile Use Statistics
• Ten Apps to Use
• Questions
• Upcoming Events
Today’s Agenda
326.4MNumber of active wireless device subscriptions in USA at the
end of 2012 (up from 316M in 2011)*
Over half include s...
69%YOY increase 2011 – 2012 in wireless data traffic*
*Source: CTIA Quick Facts and Semi-Annual Year-End
2012 Survey,locat...
2013The year that mobile phones will overtake PCs
as the most common web access device**
**Source: Apptopia – 25 Mobile St...
450
Number of minutes the average smartphone user
spent using a Facebook® mobile app in March 2013.*
* From Mobidia, court...
WI-FI Finder
Wi-Fi Finder
What It Is: Global Wi-Fi Locater
What It Does:
Using the GPS function on your
phone, Wi-Fi Finder locates the...
Wi-Fi Finder
How You Might Use It:
You need Internet access –
whether you are in the middle of
a neighborhood or at a truc...
Wi-Fi Finder
Learn more: www.jiwire.com
Platforms: iPhone®, iPad® and
Android™
HootSuite™
HootSuite™
What It Is:
Social media management
system
What It Does:
Allows you to manage your social
media channels, such ...
HootSuite™
How You Might Use It:
• Plan and schedule social
postings in advance.
• Post announcements, listings,
news and ...
HootSuite™
Learn more:
www.hootsuite.com
Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®,
Android™ and Blackberry®
EVERNOTE and the Evernote Elephant logo are trademarks of Evernote Corporation and used under a license.
Evernote®
Evernote®
What It Is:
In simple terms, it’s a note-taking
application
What It Does:
Evernote makes it easy to
remember thi...
Evernote®
How You Might Use It:
• Store pictures of properties or
notes when meeting with a
vendor or prospective owner.
•...
Evernote®
Learn More: www.evernote.com
Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®,
Android™, Windows®, and
Blackberry®
Feedly™
Feedly™
What It Is:
Google Reader replacement and
content aggregator
What It Does:
Feedly allows you to organize
your favo...
Feedly™
How You Might Use It:
• Collect news and general
info from your favorite sites.
• Stay up to date on the latest
pr...
Feedly™
Learn More: www.feedly.com
Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®,
Android™
Dropbox™
Dropbox™
What It Is:
Online document, image, and
video storage
What It Does:
Lets you bring your photos, docs,
and videos ...
Dropbox™
How You Might Use It:
• Store important business
documents online for easy
access.
• Collaborate with others for
...
Dropbox™
Learn more: www.dropbox.com
Platforms: iPhone®, iPad ®,
Android™, Blackberry®, Kindle
Fire®
CardMunch™
CardMunch™
What It Is:
Business card transcriber.
What It Does:
Convert business cards into
contacts with the help of huma...
CardMunch™
How You Might Use It:
If colleagues give you business
card leads for tenants or vendors,
take a picture and aut...
CardMunch™
Learn more:
www.cardmunch.com/howitworks.html
Platforms: iPhone ®
(Android™ and Blackberry®
support coming soon)
Keeper Password Vault
Keeper ®
What It Is:
Password manager
What It Does:
A convenient and secure
solution for managing and
protecting passwords...
Keeper ®
How You Might Use It:
• Effectively and securely
manage all of your
passwords from a single
location.
• Access pa...
Keeper ®
Learn more:
https://keepersecurity.com/
Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®,
Android™, computers,
and web browser
HUD Fair Housing App
Fair Housing App
What It Is:
Housing Discrimination
Complaint App
What It Does:
A quick and easy way to learn
about housin...
Fair Housing App
How You Might Use It:
• Staff training
• Reference tool when
showing properties or
considering a potentia...
Fair Housing App
Learn more: www.hud.gov
Platforms: iPhone® and iPad®
Cue
cue
What It Is:
Personal Assistant
What It Does:
Prepares an overview of your
upcoming events by linking
together related ...
cue
How You Might Use It:
• With a few taps you can take
instant action to change or
cancel reservations, check into
fligh...
cue
Learn more:
https://www.cueup.com/features
Platforms: iPhone® iPad®
TripIt!
TripIt!®
What It Is:
Travel planner and organizer
What It Does:
Takes all your trip details and
creates a single itinerary...
TripIt!®
How You Might Use It:
• Plan and coordinate trips for
meeting new investors,
whether by car or by air.
• Replace ...
TripIt!®
Learn more: www.tripit.com
Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®,
Blackberry®, Windows®,
Android ™
There are infinite number of apps out there.
We shared only a small sampling which
piqued our interest. Visit your app sto...
Mark your calendars for these upcoming events:
“Energy Saving Solutions for Property Management” –
Property Management Pow...
Questions?
Please submit them now via the
question box on the screen.
Thank you for spending part of
your afternoon with us!
Michael Cunningham, Social Media Manager,
RealPage, Inc. and Proper...
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  • POLL #1 – AFTER THESE STATS#1 IN A 40 HOUR WORK WEEK, HOW MANY HOURS WOULD YOU ESTIMATE THAT YOU SPEND CONDUCTING BUSINESS FROM YOUR SMART PHONE?
  • Talking point – has already happened in China Add notation about recent articlePOLL #2– AFTER THIS STAT#2 How many times a day does the average smart phone user check their phones?
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    1. 1. Property Management Power Hour Top 10 Free Business Apps – Do More With Less Presented by: Michael Cunningham Please note that this presentation does not, nor is it intended to, suggest or imply a partnership, sponsorship or endorsement by or between (i) RealPage, Inc. or its affiliates and (ii) any of the companies or their business applications, products or services described herein.
    2. 2. Michael Cunningham- Social Media Manager, Propertyware™ and RealPage™ • Managing Editor of PropertyManagementInsider.com • Social Media Manager for RealPage, Inc. Introduction
    3. 3. Propertyware is a leader in cloud-based property management solutions for the single-family rental market. Learn more at www.propertyware.com. About Us
    4. 4. • Mobile Use Statistics • Ten Apps to Use • Questions • Upcoming Events Today’s Agenda
    5. 5. 326.4MNumber of active wireless device subscriptions in USA at the end of 2012 (up from 316M in 2011)* Over half include smartphones, tablets and laptops* *Source: CTIA Quick Facts and Semi-Annual Year-End 2012 Survey, located at www.ctia.org Wireless Device Growth
    6. 6. 69%YOY increase 2011 – 2012 in wireless data traffic* *Source: CTIA Quick Facts and Semi-Annual Year-End 2012 Survey,located at www.ctia.org Wireless Data Traffic
    7. 7. 2013The year that mobile phones will overtake PCs as the most common web access device** **Source: Apptopia – 25 Mobile Stats for 2013 (Gartner) located at http://blog.apptopia.com/25-mobile-stats-for-2013/
    8. 8. 450 Number of minutes the average smartphone user spent using a Facebook® mobile app in March 2013.* * From Mobidia, courtesy of FierceMobileContent.com
    9. 9. WI-FI Finder
    10. 10. Wi-Fi Finder What It Is: Global Wi-Fi Locater What It Does: Using the GPS function on your phone, Wi-Fi Finder locates the nearest hot spot and tells you how to get there.
    11. 11. Wi-Fi Finder How You Might Use It: You need Internet access – whether you are in the middle of a neighborhood or at a truck stop on the side of the road.
    12. 12. Wi-Fi Finder Learn more: www.jiwire.com Platforms: iPhone®, iPad® and Android™
    13. 13. HootSuite™
    14. 14. HootSuite™ What It Is: Social media management system What It Does: Allows you to manage your social media channels, such as Twitter and Facebook, from a single application.
    15. 15. HootSuite™ How You Might Use It: • Plan and schedule social postings in advance. • Post announcements, listings, news and more. • Search for what customers are saying. • Engage in conversations.
    16. 16. HootSuite™ Learn more: www.hootsuite.com Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ and Blackberry®
    17. 17. EVERNOTE and the Evernote Elephant logo are trademarks of Evernote Corporation and used under a license. Evernote®
    18. 18. Evernote® What It Is: In simple terms, it’s a note-taking application What It Does: Evernote makes it easy to remember things big and small from your everyday life using your computer, phone, tablet and the web.
    19. 19. Evernote® How You Might Use It: • Store pictures of properties or notes when meeting with a vendor or prospective owner. • Keep track of website designs you like, ILS sites for future advertising or a competing company’s fee structure which interests you.
    20. 20. Evernote® Learn More: www.evernote.com Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™, Windows®, and Blackberry®
    21. 21. Feedly™
    22. 22. Feedly™ What It Is: Google Reader replacement and content aggregator What It Does: Feedly allows you to organize your favorite blogs, news sites, and YouTube channels and access them all in a single place.
    23. 23. Feedly™ How You Might Use It: • Collect news and general info from your favorite sites. • Stay up to date on the latest property management trends.
    24. 24. Feedly™ Learn More: www.feedly.com Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™
    25. 25. Dropbox™
    26. 26. Dropbox™ What It Is: Online document, image, and video storage What It Does: Lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily.
    27. 27. Dropbox™ How You Might Use It: • Store important business documents online for easy access. • Collaborate with others for edits and updates. • Share private documents. • Store and view property photos.
    28. 28. Dropbox™ Learn more: www.dropbox.com Platforms: iPhone®, iPad ®, Android™, Blackberry®, Kindle Fire®
    29. 29. CardMunch™
    30. 30. CardMunch™ What It Is: Business card transcriber. What It Does: Convert business cards into contacts with the help of human readers. Contact files are then automatically pushed to your phone and added to your CardMunch address book.
    31. 31. CardMunch™ How You Might Use It: If colleagues give you business card leads for tenants or vendors, take a picture and auto load it into your contact list then connect it to your LinkedIn® network.
    32. 32. CardMunch™ Learn more: www.cardmunch.com/howitworks.html Platforms: iPhone ® (Android™ and Blackberry® support coming soon)
    33. 33. Keeper Password Vault
    34. 34. Keeper ® What It Is: Password manager What It Does: A convenient and secure solution for managing and protecting passwords and private information. Only have to remember a single login.
    35. 35. Keeper ® How You Might Use It: • Effectively and securely manage all of your passwords from a single location. • Access passwords on the fly when needed (i.e. on site at a property or in a meeting). • Share passwords with team members (premium version).
    36. 36. Keeper ® Learn more: https://keepersecurity.com/ Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™, computers, and web browser
    37. 37. HUD Fair Housing App
    38. 38. Fair Housing App What It Is: Housing Discrimination Complaint App What It Does: A quick and easy way to learn about housing rights and to file housing discrimination complaints. Additionally, inform the housing industry about its responsibilities under the Fair Housing Act.
    39. 39. Fair Housing App How You Might Use It: • Staff training • Reference tool when showing properties or considering a potential tenant • Submit your own complaint if you feel you have been discriminated against
    40. 40. Fair Housing App Learn more: www.hud.gov Platforms: iPhone® and iPad®
    41. 41. Cue
    42. 42. cue What It Is: Personal Assistant What It Does: Prepares an overview of your upcoming events by linking together related phone numbers, addresses, tickets, invitations, receipts, files and more.
    43. 43. cue How You Might Use It: • With a few taps you can take instant action to change or cancel reservations, check into flights, or track the arrival of packages. • Tap on a person to see the most up-to-date contact info alongside your recent communications and their latest posts on Facebook and Twitter.
    44. 44. cue Learn more: https://www.cueup.com/features Platforms: iPhone® iPad®
    45. 45. TripIt!
    46. 46. TripIt!® What It Is: Travel planner and organizer What It Does: Takes all your trip details and creates a single itinerary that syncs across your devices, your calendar, and online at tripit.com.
    47. 47. TripIt!® How You Might Use It: • Plan and coordinate trips for meeting new investors, whether by car or by air. • Replace manila folders and printed itineraries.
    48. 48. TripIt!® Learn more: www.tripit.com Platforms: iPhone®, iPad®, Blackberry®, Windows®, Android ™
    49. 49. There are infinite number of apps out there. We shared only a small sampling which piqued our interest. Visit your app store for reviews and available downloads. Continue this discussion: www.facebook.com/propertyware
    50. 50. Mark your calendars for these upcoming events: “Energy Saving Solutions for Property Management” – Property Management Power Hour Live Webinar June 27, 2013 | 3pm - 4pm CST Presented by: Dan Fisher, Propertyware More at www.propertyware.com/resources Propertyware at the RealWorld User Conference July 14 - 16, 2013 Colorado Convention Center Denver, Colorado More at www.propertyware.com
    51. 51. Questions? Please submit them now via the question box on the screen.
    52. 52. Thank you for spending part of your afternoon with us! Michael Cunningham, Social Media Manager, RealPage, Inc. and Propertyware michael.cunningham@realpage.com

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