Best Free Android apps for Small Businesses
1) Google My Business
The Google My Business App allows you to connect directly with your customers, whether they’re looking for you on Google Search, Maps or Google+. With the app you can update your business information on Search, Maps and more, and you can share news, updates and photos on your Google+ page. You can also take advantage of custom insights, including how many times you show up on Google. Offering you a valuable tool for evaluating how effective your online presence is.
2) OfficeSuite 8 + PDF for Word
The OfficeSuite 8 app allows you to edit Microsoft Office and PDF documents and attachments on your Android Device and is the only office solution allowing you to convert PDF files to Word, Excel or ePUB (available in OfficeSuite Premium). Following an update, OfficeSuite 8 features a completely new desktop which offers a similar user interface and experience to your computer, allowing you to easily switch to working on your mobile device. OfficeSuite 8 also features intergration with various cloud services you may be using such as Box, DropBox, Google Drive, OneDrive and SugarSync.
Download now: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mobisystems.office (copy & paste link into your browser)
3) Facebook Pages Manager
The Facebook Pages Manager App offers an easy way to connect with your audience and keep up with activity across multiple pages from your Android Device. You can take advantage of all the standard Facebook functions such as posting updates, comments, photos, inviting fans, sharing links and more. You’ll also be able to view your latest page insights so you can gain a clear view of which posts are performing best and thus what your fan base is interested in.
Download now: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.facebook.pages.app (copy & paste link into your browser)
4) PayPal Here Get Paid Anywhere
The PayPal app allows you to accept credit and debit cards, send invoices, track cash and cheque (UK-only) payments and accept PayPal payments, all from your Android Device. Without any long-term contracts, commitments or monthly fees. However, you will need to make a one off payment for a PayPal chip and pin card reader (currently on offer for £49.95 until October 31st 2014), that works alongside the app. PayPal Here uses fully-encrypted Chip and PIN technology and is backed by their world-class risk and fraud management systems. Security standards include PCI PTS 3.0, UKCC Certified and EMV Level 1 and 2, giving you financial safety and security.
Download now: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.paypal.here (copy & paste link into your browser)
5) AppLock Theme Cube
AppLock Theme Cube allows you to lock any of your phone’s features such as SMS, gallery, Gmail, Facebook, contacts, settings and any other apps of your choice. In fact, you can even control photo and video access to the point of selecting specific photos from your common gallery to be stored behind a hidden pad, that only you will be able to access via your chosen pin code. This app offers you complete privacy and control, which is particularly vital when devices are often used for both business and personal use. You no longer need to worry about children accessing your important business applications, or colleagues or IT accessing your personal applications and data, such as Facebook or private photos. For added security, the app cannot be un-installed without your consent. And better yet, the app requires little memory from your Android Device and is designed to be power-saving.
Download now: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.domobile.aut.bcube (copy & paste link into your browser)