New Tools Roundup #10

Every week we get new tools recommended to us by founders of startups. We handpick the best ones for our weekly roundups so you can try them out! 


Elavon

The world of business runs on payments

“Elavon is a processing system. The rates are really fantastic and the customer service is great.”

- Sarah Goldberger, Founder of Lord Jameson Dog Patisserie

Elavon is a leader in processing payments. They have a large suite of tools for just about any kind of business like merchant accounts, a payment gateway, mobile processing, and more.

While some startup founders try to avoid larger companies, Sarah Goldberger is enjoying using Elavon at Lord Jameson Dog Patisserie because of their competitive rates and top-notch customer service.


Parrot QA

Automate your bug testing without writing a line of code


“Parrot QA is an automated browser based testing framework that we use to make sure the UI doesn’t break.”

- Ryan Buckley, CEO of Scripted


Parrot QA is a chrome extension that does quality assurance on your site. By recording yourself using your website, Parrot QA will turn that into a test that you can run whenever you want.

You can automate your testing to make sure the UI on your site is always working. If Parrot QA finds anything out of the ordinary, they send you screenshots and you can approve changes with one click.


Toofr

Get the right email addresses for your needs

“Toofr helps us gather email addresses for prospects. It works great in conjunction with Outreach.”

- Ryan Buckley, CEO of Scripted

Toofr is a tool that will help you find anyone’s email address using a variety of sources to find the best matches.

One of the things that makes Toofr different from other email prospecting tools is it’s bulk uploading feature on their paid plans. By uploading a CSV with first names, last names and company names, Toofr will find the email addresses of everyone on the CSV.


AirParrot

Send your computer screen to the big screen


“AirParrot shares your app screen so you can demo your app remotely.”

- Lori Cheek, Founder & CEO of Cheekd


AirParrot allows you to wirelessly beam your screen or media files to a variety of receivers. It makes for an easy way to demo your apps, share videos and more for your presentations.


Mvelopes

Budget for a better life


“I use Mvelopes to budget the business. It is difficult to manage expenses on the run and it is nice to have this organizational tool in an app form.”

- Lori Cheek, Founder & CEO of Cheekd


Mvelopes is a home budgeting system based on the envelope budgeting system. Mvelopes will help you manage budgets and cashflow for your personal accounts or for your business.

Mvelopes also has mobile apps for iPhones and Androids, letting you manage your expenses from anywhere.