10 Apps for Creativity

10AppsForCreativePersons

Using smartphones and tablets is a big help for every creative person and here is the collection of apps that can help in unleashing that creative spark everyone has inside.

Apps are listed in no particular order and I’ve choose the ones that I use on my iPhone & iPad:

Evernote
First help for creative person, it is cross-device easy-to-use app which stores your notes, photos, to-do lists and make it all searchable and accessible from web, smartphone or tablet.

Clear
Nice-looking list-keeping app that is really simple, quick and easy to use, not matter if you are creating notes or to-do lists.

Creative Whack Pack
Set of funny cards which should provoke your thinking. It contains 84 interactive creative strategies which should stimulate creative thinking.

Unleash Your Creativity
Well, I have to confess, that this is the app that I created, but I really use it often. Quick intro should be: A help for every creative who needs a guide how to create/reshape/finish ideas with advices & place to store your notes.

MindTools
Useful App with lot of content. It’s a guide not only for creativity, but also for other business skills such as leadership, strategy, project management and problem solving.

Oflow
Set of more then 100 ways to get you into the creative flow. Also containing notes, reminders & favorites sections with possibility to flag, browse and email favorites.

Innovate
All posts from Innovation Excellence in one app. Other highlighted sections are TED videos, AC Podcasts and FastCompany News, but also other content such as Business Week, or The99% are available.

The Brainstormer
This funny and nice-looking app combines three spinning wheels with plot/conflict, theme/setting and subject/location. After spinning the wheels, generated combination make creative inspiration very simply.

iBrainstorm
Multi-device collaboration tool for brainstorming which is used like a pinboard with sticky notes and ability to draw. So, ideas can be written and organized as groups and projects.

Behance Network: Creative Portfolios & Galleries
This is maybe different then all previous apps… By browsing through the hundreds of galleries of highly talented persons, you can be inspired for new ideas. Also, everyone can build up their portfolio as well.

2 comments

  1. Evernote is the killer! Fond some new apps for me, thanks!

  2. Pingback: How to encourage young minds? | 7innovation

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