Best Daily Helpers of 2018

Last updated: November 30, 2018
These practical apps are our new favorite essentials — the tools keeping us productive and making everyday tasks more efficient and enjoyable.
Tasty
BuzzFeed
If you love Buzzfeed’s signature fast-motion recipe videos, this is the app you’ve been waiting for. Cook with the help of step-by-step instructions – looping video included. Making stuffed rigatoni poppers and rainbow crepe cake has never been easier.
4.8
170K reviews
10M+
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Everyone
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If you love Buzzfeed’s signature fast-motion recipe videos, this is the app you’ve been waiting for. Cook with the help of step-by-step instructions – looping video included. Making stuffed rigatoni poppers and rainbow crepe cake has never been easier.
SIFT - Cashback & Bill Tracker
ShopInbox Team
In-app purchases
Sift is your purchase protector extraordinaire. It scans your email inbox for new purchase receipts to help you take advantage of credit card benefits, from price-drop refunds to longer-than-you-realized return windows, extended warranties, and even travel insurance.
4.1
396 reviews
50K+
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Everyone
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Sift is your purchase protector extraordinaire. It scans your email inbox for new purchase receipts to help you take advantage of credit card benefits, from price-drop refunds to longer-than-you-realized return windows, extended warranties, and even travel insurance.
Canva: Design, Photo & Video
Canva
In-app purchases
Canva turns anyone into a graphic designer by making it easy to create polished logos, social posts, invitations, and more. The range of fonts, images, and editable templates (over 60,000!) makes for design that feels turnkey but never generic.
4.8
11M reviews
100M+
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Everyone 10+
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Canva turns anyone into a graphic designer by making it easy to create polished logos, social posts, invitations, and more. The range of fonts, images, and editable templates (over 60,000!) makes for design that feels turnkey but never generic.
Notion - notes, docs, tasks
Notion Labs, Inc.
Take notes and track tasks in whatever format you please with this collaborative tool. It’s easy to turn text into lists, links, tables, and more – interspersed with images, comments, and even code.
3.8
52.9K reviews
10M+
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Everyone
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Take notes and track tasks in whatever format you please with this collaborative tool. It’s easy to turn text into lists, links, tables, and more – interspersed with images, comments, and even code.
Otter: Transcribe Voice Notes
Otter.ai
In-app purchases
Transcribe interviews, lectures, and meetings in real time with Otter. We love that you can search notes by keyword and actions items – and even tag speakers so Otter can recognize and identify them in the future.
4.4
17.8K reviews
1M+
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Content rating
Everyone
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Transcribe interviews, lectures, and meetings in real time with Otter. We love that you can search notes by keyword and actions items – and even tag speakers so Otter can recognize and identify them in the future.