Due to the difficult epidemiological situation, more and more people are trying to switch to remote work or are forced to work at home in self-isolation. In such a situation, the entire necessary list of software is not always available.
In order not to look for specific programs and utilities, you can replace them with useful online services that work without installation right in the browser.
We have already talked about browser services that helped to survive the very first wave of self-isolation away from the office and colleagues. We offer a new selection of useful sites that will help you when working from home.
1. Determine the time of day at work colleagues
Why do you need ▶ to communicate seamlessly with the team or clients from different time zones
When people from different time zones participate in a project, situations with calls or messages at inconvenient times cannot be avoided. Someone will try to discuss the problem at night, someone will send a message or report early in the morning, someone will decide to have a meeting at lunchtime.
To avoid such problems, you can use the service whena.re
We generate a new link, add the right people and their time zones. We get a display of each person on a special time circle. Now it is immediately clear what time it is for each of the team members.
You can share the link so that everyone can keep track of the time with colleagues and turn the circle, choosing a convenient time to contact.
2. Edit photos online
Why do you need ▶ not to buy Photoshop
Not all users by their occupation are faced with editing and retouching photos. Therefore, if necessary, change something in the application snapshot like Photoshop or Pixelmator may not be.
For basic photo editing tasks, a simple online editor like doka.photo.
There are options to crop, rotate and rotate the image. There are color filters, tint and contrast adjustments, the ability to apply text to the photo.
3. Crop the video in the browser
Why do you need ▶ so as not to deal with complex video editors
A simple and fast service for basic video editing. Right in the browser, you can crop the video, resize the frame, add a frame or background.
It is possible to glue several pieces together, add an intro and even bring an important part closer to the video.
Dealing with the work of the service is extremely simple, and the process of processing videos takes place with lightning speed.
4. Separating the voice from the music
Why do you need ▶ to get the perfect music sample or song without words
Users who do not come across audio processing and editing applications for work will not even try to do something with the audio file if necessary.
Separating vocals from music to create a cool ringtone, getting background sounds for a presentation or karaoke will be a daunting task for many.
Online service will help with this lalal.ai, which will cope with such a task in just a few seconds.
Just load the desired mp3 file, select the degree of processing (soft, medium or aggressive) and get a couple of separate tracks at the output.
5. Take a warm-up break
Why do you need ▶ so as not to sit up for a long time in front of the screen
Service creators ineedabreak.work took care of everyone who works at the computer most of the day.
The service page provides a quick 1-minute warm-up for the major muscle groups that stagnate most during a sedentary lifestyle.
We just add the service to bookmarks and repeat the one-minute warm-up once an hour so as not to sit in one place.
6. Finding the graphics of the desired brand
Why do you need ▶ to quickly get a logo, banner or find out the colors of your favorite brand
The service is useful for novice designers, layout designers or marketers. On the home page brandfetch.io just enter the name of the company you want and in a second you will receive the basic graphic materials with the option of downloading.
The site quickly finds a logo, banner and determines the basic colors that are used in the design. The service will also show the fonts frequently used by the company, as well as redirect to official accounts on social networks.
7. Together we create diagrams and drawings
Why do you need ▶ to do graphics work at the same time with colleagues
Simple and straightforward online editor excalidraw designed to create infographics, diagrams or explanatory pictures. It allows you to quickly create the art you want from custom vector objects.
The most useful feature of the service is a quickly customizable canvas for multi-user collaboration.
So it will turn out to do something with colleagues who work in different places.
8. Recognize the code of any color
Why do you need ▶ to quickly create design projects or layouts
An excellent tool for a designer is offered by the creators of the service colorcopypaste… With it, you can use your smartphone’s camera to find out the hexadecimal code of any color around.
This comes in handy for writing code or when using photo editors. The service works right in the browser without installing additional applications.
You need to scan the proposed QR code using the iPhone camera and a web interface will open on the smartphone with the ability to select a color through the camera. Any specified color will be transmitted to the computer with the designation of its hexadecimal code.
9. Create your own electronic business card
Why do you need ▶ to collect links to all your social networks in one place
Although the service requires registration, it is also intended for active activity on the network.
On the site allmylinks you can create your own personal page and place links on it to all your profiles, groups, publics, sites or portfolios. The service does not limit the number of created links and the range of sites used.
You can track the statistics of the transition for each link and create closed links with access after payment. So you can easily organize the sale of courses, lectures or webinars.
10. Recognize the text in the photo
Why do you need ▶ to turn a screenshot or picture into text
Quite helpful service onlineocr allows you to quickly recognize any text in a photo. There is a similar feature in iOS 15 and macOS Monterey, but it does not work with the Russian language.
The specified service supports about 40 different languages, including Russian.
The recognized text can be copied to the clipboard, saved as a text document, or immediately exported to a document MS Office.
11. Create infographics for presentations
Why do you need ▶ to quickly create visual graphs or comparison tables
This service will help you prepare for the presentation of the report or the protection of the project. With its help, in a couple of clicks, you can create informative illustrations, comparison tables, graphs or other accompanying materials.
There are several free templates, the ability to insert your photos or tables and a chip with the addition of animation.
12. Writing a simple online survey
Why do you need ▶ to collect customer feedback, conduct an in-house poll or conduct an anonymous survey on any topic
One of the most useful online services Google allows you to create a questionnaire form on any topic of interest in a couple of minutes.
It is possible to specify the types of fields to be filled and possible answer options. You can allow multiple choices and re-polling.
All that remains is to send the link to the form to clients, colleagues or friends. All survey data will be collected in a spreadsheet document Google Docs.
13. Editing PDF directly in the browser
Why do you need ▶ to make changes to any PDF file without specialized software
Working papers are often distributed in PDF format. This can become a problem if you need to quickly edit a file, add or delete a page, combine several files into one.
You can quickly and easily solve such problems using a specialized online service.
14. Converting different files
Why do you need ▶ to resave any document, archive or photo in a more convenient format
Sometimes colleagues at work send data in an inconvenient form. Either the archive is compressed by some little-known utility, or the video is encoded with a strange codec, or even the file has an unknown extension.
In this case, the easiest way is to use an online converter and resave the document into a more convenient and suitable data type. To do this, we offer one of the most powerful file conversion services. It works with any type of data and converts files very quickly.
15. Train your typing speed
Why do you need ▶ to print and complete work tasks faster
As a rest between tasks, you can improve your typing skill a bit. A special service invites you to compete in high-speed text input with other random users and compare your result with all site visitors.
This activity will allow you to quickly switch and relieve your head.
This is how you can replace a whole set of all kinds of software with a couple of bookmarks in the browser. You no longer have to occupy the computer memory with heavy utilities to solve rare tasks.
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