Solved

Need Free contact management program

Posted on 2016-09-07
9
122 Views
Last Modified: 2016-09-08
I say Free, but wold pay $29. I need to tele-market to the media and need a program that can have list of follow-ups calls I need to make, once I have filled it with calls I will have made.

What tools are there for this?

I am a Mac user so this must work on a Mac OS, or via browser.

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:newbieweb
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
9 Comments
 
LVL 53

Accepted Solution

by:
Joe Winograd, EE MVE earned 250 total points
ID: 41789089
I suggest Zoho CRM:
https://www.zoho.com/crm/

It's free for up to 10 users, 1GB of storage, and 25,000 records (along with some other limitations):
https://www.zoho.com/crm/comparison.html

All of their products are cloud-based, so it works fine via a browser. Regards, Joe
0
 
LVL 12

Assisted Solution

by:GMGenius
GMGenius earned 250 total points
ID: 41789242
I have played around with Dolibarr

Open source and very customizable

https://www.dolibarr.org/
0
 

Author Comment

by:newbieweb
ID: 41790142
I am not ready for customizable since I surely have simple requirements. I would rather have full featured and be free.

If I am the only user, and I have hundreds of contacts, that sound like Zoho would be fine for me for a very long time.

Do I understand this correctly?

Thanks
0
Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 
LVL 53

Assisted Solution

by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE
Joe Winograd, EE MVE earned 250 total points
ID: 41790170
> Do I understand this correctly?

Yes!

You do not need to customize it if you don't want to — it is robust and full-featured right off-the-shelf. The only customizations I've made are adding a few custom fields and a few custom reports — but I could easily get along without those. I've been using it personally for many years and have never paid a cent. Doesn't mean that Zoho won't change their minds about that someday (as the LogMeIn folks did with their Free version), but there's been a Free edition of Zoho CRM for approximately the last 10 years. So, yes, for just your use and just hundreds of contacts, it will likely be free for a very long time (but no guarantee, of course).

In terms of being full-featured, I know of one small company that replaced the relatively expensive Salesforce CRM, which is extremely full-featured, with the relatively inexpensive Zoho CRM, and felt that it was just as good. Regards, Joe
0
 

Author Comment

by:newbieweb
ID: 41790194
How is Zolo for iPhone and Mac OS?
0
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:GMGenius
ID: 41790212
The same is for Dolibarr

its web based so will work on any browser

It is also feature rich out of the box

I suggest you try them out
0
 
LVL 53

Assisted Solution

by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE
Joe Winograd, EE MVE earned 250 total points
ID: 41790230
> How is Zolo for iPhone and Mac OS?   [It's Zoho, not Zolo]

I don't know from personal experience — I have neither an iPhone nor a Mac. But since all it needs is a browser, a Mac should be fine (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc.). In terms of iPhone, check out their mobile apps:
https://www.zoho.com/crm/mobile/sales-app.html

I think the mobile apps are also free, but I'm not sure — I don't use them. But at the web page where it says "Free Edition 10 free users", it also says, "Leads, accounts, contacts, feeds, documents, mobile apps, and more."

Regards, Joe
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:newbieweb
ID: 41790406
thanks
0
 
LVL 53

Expert Comment

by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE
ID: 41790429
You're welcome. Good luck with it. Regards, Joe
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Marketers need statistics and metrics like everybody else needs oxygen. In this article we explain how to enable marketing campaign statistics for Microsoft Exchange mail.
Starting your own business is always a daunting process, and for most people it is brand new experience. Avoid the common pitfalls by following these tips to start on the road to success.
The viewer will learn how to simulate a series of sales calls dependent on a single skill level and learn how to simulate a series of sales calls dependent on two skill levels. Simulating Independent Sales Calls: Enter .75 into cell C2 – “skill leve…
The viewer will learn how to use a discrete random variable to simulate the return on an investment over a period of years, create a Monte Carlo simulation using the discrete random variable, and create a graph to represent the possible returns over…

696 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question