What are the best Collaboration tools for virtual teams ?

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    #1Trello

    Trello

    Trello is an effective task management system that lets you customize your list of items, so it's easier to drag, drop, modify or assign tasks. This is ideal if you are involved in projects with other people.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free- Varies by plan

    Janet Oliver
    Written on November 27, 2017
    "My team gave Trello a try. It worked okay for us but other software has been a lot better. This might work well if you have a small team. "
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    #2Dropbox

    Dropbox

    Dropbox is a cloud-based file hosting service for personal or business use, available on computers and mobile devices. Easily store all your data in a safe and secure location that sync across all your devices or can be shared with friends or co-workers for collaborative work.

    Apps

    Windows, Mac, Android, iOS

    Varies by plan

    Teresa Magaña
    Written on December 4, 2017
    "Dropbox is an exciting virtual business tools that lets me grow my business as I collaborate my ideas with others. The feature that I particularly like is the sync management options that are offered. This is a young, exciting company that I feel is on the cutting edge of technology which will help burst forth my growing business. A great meeting of minds!"
  3. 5

    #3Slack

    Slack

    Slack organizes team conversations in open channels. It allows users to create a channel for a project, a topic, a team, or anything in between. It also gives everyone a transparent view of all that's going on.

    Apps

    Web, Windows, Android, iOS, Mac

    Free- Varies by plan

    Ramón Hurtado
    Written on November 21, 2017
    "This looks like it might be on OK solution. I can use the archives to find notes, conversations, etc. It has been around a while and seems to have a good user base, which is encouraging. I think i will keep searching in case there is something better, but this doesn't look too bad. "
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    #4Basecamp

    Basecamp

    Basecamp is a project management tool ideal for those needing their team's work to be organized and centralized in one place.  It features message boards, to-do list, and schedules. 

    Websites

    $99- Varies by plan

    Rodrigo Flores
    Written on July 21, 2018
    "Basecamp is a project management tool it helps to put everything in one place instead of using separate tools, Each project has a set of tools that lets you put everything in one place: messages, tasks, files, schedules and more.Get back to past decisions and easily handle multiple issues at the same time. Examples of using the Message Board and To-Do comments to discuss work instead of chats, emails and meetings etc"
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    #5Teamwork Projects

    Teamwork Projects
     Teamwork Projects has everything you need to track a project from start to finish. The flexibility, combined with the intuitive features the app offers mean your team will not only become better collaborators but they will massively increase their productivity on a daily basis.
    Websites

    Free

    Amber Adams
    Written on November 21, 2017
    "Teamwork Projects are for businesses that have a collaborative concept and teams that work together on projects. This is the place that will coordinate your group projects, figure out who is handling what and tracking your progress for a professional outcome. Easy access for all team members gives all projects a level of collaboration not found while sitting around a board room table. "
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    #6Highrise

    Highrise

    Never let a lead fall through the cracks again. Keep track of important follow-ups. Assign tasks to team members. Bulk email your contacts to stay top of mind

    Websites

    Free

    Tiffany Wong
    Written on November 22, 2017
    "Highrise is a great tool for managing information and ensuring that my tea and I never miss a lead. I'm able to send bulk emails and keep potential client's information organized. It's also a pretty useful tool for virtual teams. Everything can be done within the toool and I can set tasks for other members. It's a must. "
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    #7Pivotal Tracker

    Pivotal Tracker

    Pivotal Tracker is an agile project management tool for web and mobile developers. It supports multiple projects, burndown charts, messaging between users, project-based tasks, and user stories, among other features.

    Apps

    Other Platform, iOS, Android

    Free- 250

    Katherine Warren
    Written on November 27, 2017
    "This is extremely useful if you're working collaboratively with a team online. It helps my team focus and stay organized. It's free for small teams which is great, but gets a little pricey, but it's totally worth it."

Summary

Best What are the best Collaboration tools for virtual teams
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1TrelloApps 8 Free
2DropboxApps 6 Free
3SlackApps 5 Free
4BasecampWebsites 3 Paid
5Teamwork ProjectsWebsites 2 Free
6HighriseWebsites 1 Free
7Pivotal TrackerApps 0 Free
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