There are many apps existing in the online market for creating invoices, time tracking and managing projects efficiently. Some of them claim their apps are best in the industry and fulfill all needs of user, but not all users get satisfied with these apps and continue their search for best app, which is easy, fast and reliable enough to use. I’ve used a lot of such apps and based on my experience I’m listing the best apps among others.
Paymo time tracking tool is an amazing tool to track time and creating elegant invoices. Don’t go on its name because it is a full project management tool which manages your project more efficiently and quickly. Add any project and start working on your project and it tracks time spend on your project automatically in just one click. You can stop /start timer any time to get accurate time sheet. This tops in my list because I’m using it and it is amazingly simple and fast.
It is an online invoicing tool having all features to manage project efficiently. Although its interface is not much appealing like some other similar web 2.0 apps, but still it is a great tool, which is offering a lot of tools and freedom to manage project efficiently without spending much time on it. Its snail mail feature is awesome which make it unique from others.
The best thing about toggle is that it is simple and has user-friendly interface which saves a lot of time by letting you start tracking time by just one click. It works both off line and online so that you can focus on your work instead of worrying about internet. It generates clean and elegant web 2.0 time sheets and time tracking reports, which is amazing.
Invotrak is a full-featured online invoicing and time sheet tracking application that can save your time and money. It’s also includes many of the features you need to speed up your billing tasks. It keeps track of what you’re owed. Invotrak can automatically notify your clients if an invoice is upcoming, and alert you when it’s overdue. It also has apps for iPad and iPhone so that you can work from anywhere.
Klok is a great small application that allows you to better manage your time by providing a quick and easy method of personal time tracking. It works via the Adobe Air programming language. While you work on your project, it tracks your time generates useful reports so that you can know how much actually you worked on any project. Klok shows your time entries as blocks that fill up your days very much like your calendaring application works, which is makes it simple and better.
Freckle is an excellent time tracking tool equipped with several amazing features, which makes it unique. Cheerful colors, charming icons, and a clean, bright layout can lift your spirits and make its interface awesome. You will get wowed after seeing its clean interface with vibrant colors. One most interesting feature of Freckle is Pulse which tracks your time and tells you more details about your project. Freckle is designed for freelancers, contractors, and small teams, with plans for 1 to 50 people.
This is another great application to track your time and generate authentic reports about your working hours. It not only tracks your working time but also track your browsing habits to generate a clear overview of your working habits to improve your productivity. You can’t make invoices here, but can get accurate your time spend on various activities online and offline both which helps in improving your efficiency and productivity.
Tick is a simple and friendly time tracking application which helps you achieve your goal efficiently without wasting your time while analyzing complex analysis data like graphs, charts and unnecessary details. You won’t find complex charts of theoretical data here, just simple straightforward feedback on where you stand. Tick gives the right people, the right date, at the right time…problem solved.
1DayLater is an online time tracking tool equipped with truly creative and mind blowing user interface. These guys have done their job very creatively and amazingly which turned a simple tool into an innovation. At first glance you might surprise on it, but as you get used to it, you won’t see at any other tool. It lets you keep an exact record of your activities and will give you confidence in your business, invoices and productivity. Track your time, money and mileage, then use our reporting features to create invoices, mileage claims and visualize your activities. Whether you freelance or run your own small business, tracking your time, mileage and daily cash flow is super important.
It is another great time tracking tool, which is simple, elegant interface. It’s simple – You do something, you add time and you see how long it took. That’s it. Even if you’re timing lots of different stuff, or lots of different people, it works the same: Do it, time it, and see how long it took. You can track your time on mobile as well as also can print your time sheet. You get unlimited projects in free account.
There is much other time tracking tools I haven’t mentioned here because of their high cost and unappealing user interface. I’ve listed here the tools which are efficient as well as most of them are free for use except few. Most of them are also providing invoicing and basic project management service, which is most useful for freelancers and small companies. Have you used any better time tracking applications which I haven’t listed here? Which tool do you use? Let me know by adding comment below.