Evernote is a free software than has a ton of powerful features. One of the best things about Evernote is that it can be synced across all your devices, including your computer and your mobile devices.
Evernote is functional and flexible and no two people are going to be using it the exact same way, for the same purpose.
Here are a few ideas of what you can use Evernote for:
- Creating a To-Do or Task List
- Bookmarking pages/websites
- Research Notes
- Blog, Article, Report Writing/drafts
To understand the convenience of Evernote, let’s look at a quick example. Say you are working on your latest blog post or article in Evernote and you have to leave to go to an appointment. While you are waiting at the doctor’s or dentist’s office you can open Evernote on your mobile device and continue working, no time wasting! After your appointment when you are back at home you can finish off your work.
You didn’t have to make sure you were working on the latest version, Evernote updates from device to device. Plus you don’t have to worry about having more than one copy on your computer, and using the right one.
Evernote will automatically sync your Notes. Just to be on the safe side you can always click on the ‘sync’ button. This will ensure your work is always up to date.
Other things that you can use Evernote for include saving pictures of all your favorite things. You simply snap a photo or add a note about it into Evernote. By using a browser extension you can save entire webpages into Evernote. This is perfect for those of you who do a ton of research. Or if you just stumble across a fantastic site that you don’t want to lose!
Evernote makes it easy for you to share items with friends and co-workers. Like to travel? Then you can scan all your travel documents and itineraries into Evernote and have them stored in one easy to access location.
Evernote works on Mac, Windows and Windows 10 touch and it works on all your mobile devices including iPad, iPhone, iPod, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberries.
If you haven’t checked out Evernote and are sick and tired of losing your important notes and files then starting using this free software today. It can easily help organize your life in ways you have never thought of.
Features of Evernote You Many Not Know About
Whether you currently use Evernote or are a brand new user there are a couple of features that you may not be aware of. Let’s take a closer look at them.
This feature allows you to add events from your calendar into Evernote. It works with Google Calendars, with the calendar apps on your iPhone and other devices. It is easy to use and set up only takes a few minutes.
In addition you can create events from any of your notes that you have created in Evernote. You just write a short description and tag it as an event. This is then added into your calendar.
When you create an event your link will always point to the latest version. So you can easily see the event in your Google calendar and when you click on the link you are taken to the note inside Evernote.
You can see all the details on this feature here: https://www.eventnoted.com/
Emailing Your Documents to Evernote
If you need to access your documents from any of your devices then you should be using this great feature. Not all Evernote users know that this function even exists, yet it is simple to set up.
When you create your Evernote account you are given an email address. You can find it under Your Account details. It will look something like:
Simply add this email address into your contact information and you can now easily email any of your important documents to Evernote. If you want all of your documents to go to one folder then you have to set a default Notebook for it. You can name this anything you like. Once your document is in your default Notebook you can move it and tag it as required.
Evernote Forum, Podcast and Blog
This is something that you might not be aware of either, the Evernote Forum and Blog. Their forum is a growing community where you can easily find answers to any questions you may have on using Evernote.
You can stay in touch and be informed of new updates and features by reading the Evernote Blog. Why not get the news from the main source?
If you enjoy listening to Podcasts then you should get into the habit of listening to the Evernote Podcast. Simply listen while you are driving to and from work.
The more you begin to use Evernote the more features you will uncover. We are sure that you will enjoy using this software in both your business and your personal life.