Top Ten Cloud Apps

Top Ten Cloud Apps and Reviews  ( yet to complete  )

Worldwide ranking( My ranking Colin Middleton)

1)  Beautiful Accounting Software  Xero Accounting Software's profile photo

Xero is award winning web-based accounting software for small business owners and their advisors. It is beautifully designed and easy to use.

Key features of Xero

  • Online Accounting – See your cashflow in real-time.
  • Banking – Automatically import and code your transactions
  • Invoicing – Create and send invoices automatically
  • Add-ons – Pick from a wide range of powerful add-ons
  • Dashboard – Instantly see your bank balances, sales & bills
  • Files – Attach documents to your financial data
  • Login from anywhere
  • Financial Reporting
  • Multi-currency
  • Payroll
  • Fixed asset depreciation
  • Purchase orders
  • Expense claims
  • Inventory
  • Quick & easy 1099s
  • Mobile apps (iPhone,iPad, Android)Receive bills electronically
  • Free, Unlimited Online Support and more
  • Alexa ranking (Alexa ranking 2587 &  Australia 83)( Aug 2014)


CloudFlare provides  a  content delivery network and distributed domain name server, sitting between the visitor and the CloudFlare user’s hosting provider, thus acting as a reverse proxy for websites. The service is marketed as providing security, as well as improving website performance and speed. Alexa ranking 1269( Aug2014)



Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. Any file you
save to your Dropbox will also automatically save to all your computers, phones, and even the Dropbox
website. This means that you can start working on your computer at school or the office, and finish on
your home computer. Never email yourself a file again there are also accounts for businesses 2GB Access from anywhere safe backup and simple file sharing

Upgrade options  Dropbox Pro , 1 TB Additional sharing controls, remote wipe.  DropBox for Business, DropBox Pro Plus , central admin control and unlimited version  history and audit log.


4) Vend POS

Simple, beautiful, functional POS Software. Everything you need to run your business /shop.

Easily add and sell any kind of product .Create and group product variations by colour,size or anything you like  Sell in fractional quantities , awesome inventory management  print & sacn barcode labels and easily customise the checkout with drag & drop buttons for popular products .

Vend works on any device  ie Ipad, Mac. windows and Android

Ideal for most Retail Shops especially   bookshops, clothshops, news agencies, Grocery shops and many more.

Know your business from anywhere,

Sign in from anywhere view your sales, inventory and profit margins all in real-time from one to many stores.Track COGS, Markup and margins, Automatically re-order low stock. tag products and easily see your best sellers.Track customer purchase,Set staff targets and more.

Free retail software




5) Kounta  Point of Sale software connecting the Worlds Best Stores

Kounta comes with powerful new features, services and add-ons for all types and sizes of stores

Kounta comes with powerful features like inventory management, real-time reports and analytics, CRM, loyalty and much more.

Kounta is quick to setup and easy to use and works with a variety of POS hardware. You can set Kounta up yourself with help from Kounta support centre, which includes guides, videos and a range of support options, get additional help from our Support Team or work through a certified Kounta partners in your area.


6) Neto  Ecommerce Software:

E-Commerce Software for Retailers, Wholesalers & Ebay Powersellers

Incredibly Powerful. Totally Customisable. Hosted & Supported in Australia.

More Than Just E-commerce Software

Our hosted, managed and serviced Neto ecommerce platform enables small business retailers through to large scale wholesalers, to develop and maintain powerful ecommerce packages that integrate with leading accounting platforms, payment gateways, shipping carriers and sales channels.

Web & Mobile StoresPowerful shopping cart platform. Hosted in Australia, hundreds of features, trusted by over 1,000 Australian retailers. 
Multi-ChannelList and dispatch for multiple sales channels including eBay, Facebook & Mobile. Send targeted emails with automated triggers. 
Shipping & DispatchIntegrated shipping labelling for all the leading Australian carriers. Paperless order dispatch with barcode & batch order picking. 
Website DesignCutting edge web design is crucial to your online success. Our design service is proven to grow sales and improve conversionfor Free Demo  go to 


7) TouchBistro  POS  that interfaces with most cloud packages including Xero

TouchBistro  the Point of Sale  Specifically Designed  for  your Venue

Cafe, Restaurant, Quickservice , Coffee, Bar Pos, Food  , Mobile Truck , Pizza, Stadium and food chain or more.