Microsoft has launched their latest tools for small businesses, which includes, email marketing and invoicing.
The software giant launched these new offerings at Microsoft’s Inspire event, in hopes of assisting start-up companies and small businesses grow quickly. The three tools are: Microsoft Connections, Microsoft listings and Microsoft Invoicing. All of which will be available within the Microsoft’s Office 365 First Release Program free of cost.
This tool will allow businesses to make email marketing campaigns on the web, iOS or on an Android. According to Microsoft, numerous templates will be available to chose from, making email marketing that much easier. Additionally, Microsoft Connections will allow users to track and manage subscribers, as well as analyze and measure the performance analytics.
As social media has become a key part of every business, Microsoft has added a tool to assist in monitoring business listings. Microsoft Listings allows businesses to manage their listings on Facebook, Google, Bing and Yelp, as well as monitor online reviews.
This feature allows users to easily create invoices and estimates. This tool is also appealing to business owners as they can connect their accounting software to the invoicing tool via QuickBooks. Furthermore, the tool is integrated with PayPal, so the business can easily take online payments from customers.