While there’s an increasing surge in web applications like WePay which offers credit card processing for small businesses, or Shoeboxed which scans and stores receipts online, there are many desktop applications that continue to top the charts in sales.
The ranking of these software products is based on two primary angles, one being the sales and the other being the customers reviews of the products. More-so, the list includes only one of the best in each category of the software products, example, one in the accounting package software’s and another in the office suite software category.
Number 1 is QuickBooks Pro 2013. This software has been developed to assist small business owners who have no accounting experience to prepare and maintain their accounting books. One does not need any special training on the preparation of the books of accounts but simply entering data to the computer which prepares the books in seconds.
Number 2 is Windows 8. This is so far the greatest and the best operating system in the market. It is very easy to use as it has reduced the number of clicks needed to start and to complete various tasks like saving documents and accessing files. This has been of huge benefit to business owners since it has increased their efficiency.
Number 3 is Norton Internet security 2013. This software is built to help secure businesses computers from malicious programs that can greatly affect ones performance. It forms a protective layer to prevent the computer from harmful viruses and issues warnings to the user about malicious websites in the internet.
Number 4 is the Dragon Naturally Speaking Premium. It is a unique software that enables one to interact with the PC by the use of voice commands. It makes it possible for spoken words to appear on the screen much faster than the speed on uses when typing.This has helped business owners become more effective and better performers.
Number 5 is the Adobe Acrobat X Professional. The is the latest version that has revolutionized the creation of PDF documents. It is a necessity to have this software which is able to combine the audio and video media and convert them to PDF for easy presentation.
Number 6 is the Microsoft Office Home and Business. This give the user the tools required to perform office functions like MS word to prepare business documents, Powerpoint for presentations among many others. This has helped the business owners to manage the operations of their businesses easily.
Number 7 is the Business Plan Plan Pro complete v 12.This software comes in handy to offer ideas and information on ways of preparing business plans. It also gives instructions to be followed and has examples that one can view so that one is able to identify areas that are important and those that are unnecessary.
Number 8 is the Resume Maker Professional Deluxe 17. It provides on with thousands of resume samples that assist on to prepare a contract winning or professional resume. It helps one to write a wonderful resume that is able to capture the attention of any manager seeking to offer employment.
Number 9 is Microsoft Visio Standard. This software is able to convert complex ideas and business documents into cool diagrams and visuals. This is necessary particularly when the ideas need to be in form of a presentation.
Number 10 is the Quicken Legal Business Pro. It enables a person starting up a business to easily create legal contacts for ones business without the need of a legal professional at hand. It enables the owners to create legally binding contracts with employees and other parties as well.