12 Tools Every Startup Should Be Using


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Tools we use at Lob that we would highly recommend for all startups.

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  • Great content on Yesware, we're massive fans. We also use ReplyUp.com for our emails (simple friendly follow-up emails directly from Gmail using plugin).
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12 Tools Every Startup Should Be Using

  1. 1. 12 Tools Every Startup Should Be Using The Lob Team www.Lob.com @Lob
  2. 2. 1. Yesware www.yesware.com It is always helpful to know when someone has opened or not opened your emails so you know when you need to follow-up. Never worry or wonder if someone has actually read your email. www.Lob.com
  3. 3. 2. Rapportive www.rapportive.com A simple way to guess anybody’s email address. A very powerful tool, especially for outbound sales, bizdev opportunities, and general outreach. www.Lob.com
  4. 4. 3. Olark www.olark.com Installs a live chat box on your website, allowing your customers and visitors to chat with you in real-time. Customers really appreciate being able to get in touch easily. This is also a great tool to get valuable feedback on your product. www.Lob.com
  5. 5. 4. Zenefits www.zenefits.com Zenefits is a huge time saver - letting you set up new employees, provide a dashboard for them to manage their benefits, and get everything set up with insurance providers with the click of a button. www.Lob.com
  6. 6. 5. Boomerang www.boomeranggmail.com This handy little tool makes it so you never get lost in your inbox again. Never forget to follow up with a customer again. Boomerang lets you bounce emails back to the top of your inbox if there is no reply and schedule emails to go out in the future. www.Lob.com
  7. 7. 6. ZenPayroll www.zenpayroll.com Easy way to make sure all your employees get paid. Simply the best payroll management service out there. www.Lob.com
  8. 8. 7. Basecamp www.basecamp.com There are so many project management options out there, but Basecamp works well and is simple to use. www.Lob.com
  9. 9. 8. Base CRM www.getbase.com Integration with Gmail allows us to easily track ongoing dialogue with customers and leads. www.Lob.com
  10. 10. 9. Indinero www.indinero.com Great way to keep track of revenue and expenses to make sure you are on the right track when it comes to spending money. www.Lob.com
  11. 11. 10. Postman www.getpostman.com Postman is super useful when coding new products and features. Great for testing and requesting. www.Lob.com
  12. 12. 11. Hacker News https://news.ycombinator.com A great way to keep up with the latest and greatest whilst getting constructive feedback from the developer community on new product and feature releases & updates. www.Lob.com
  13. 13. 12. Amazon Web Services www.aws.amazon.com Robust, reliable, and easily scalable. www.Lob.com
  14. 14. Questions or Thoughts? Tweet @Lob support@Lob.com www.Lob.com/blog www.Lob.com