[Grovo Profile: Hey, You, Get Onto My Cloud!]Dropbox

[Grovo Profile: Hey, You, Get Onto My Cloud!]Dropbox

More and more small businesses are turning to cloud-based applications and sites to help them run their companies and communicate with their customers. Here's a guide to six key cloud-based software applications and their uses from Nick Narodny, co-founder and chief content officer of Grovo, a developer of online instructional videos for leading cloud-based sites and services.

 Hey! You! Get Onto My Cloud!





"Works like a networked drive but doesn't require any hardware. Dropbox helps small teams share files in real time and is a great way to share companywide marketing collateral."

Basecamp

Basecamp





"Cloud-based project management tool that can be used by companies to manage projects internally or by agencies to keep clients updated on deliverables."

Yammer

Yammer





"A convenient way for businesses to transition corporate communication to familiar 'microblogging' format that cuts down on daily email volume."

Google Apps

Google Apps





"A powerful email and productivity platform that gives any size business an affordable way to scale with their organization."

Facebook pages

Facebook pages



"Reach customers and prospects where they are spending their time – on Facebook. A separate business profile in the form of a Facebook page has the potential to make your business go viral across millions of Facebook users."