Free Software Resources to Help Your Business During The Coronavirus Outbreak

Published on 20/03/2020 by Capterra

Whether it’s finding the right video conferencing software or managing a remote team, these free software resources will help keep your business running.


Businesses around the world are grappling with the changes brought by COVID-19 and learning that remote work is no longer a perk—it’s become a necessity.

With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of helpful, free software resources that include topics such as the best apps for facilitating remote work and some best practices for keeping your team happy and engaged while working from home, so that your business can continue to run smoothly.

Here is a list of the main tools mentioned in this article:

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Find the right software!

During this complicated time, Capterra can help you to find the tools you will need to ensure business continuity during the coronavirus outbreak. Check out our list of the best:

About Capterra

header remote work coronavirusCapterra helps organisations around the world find the right software for their needs. Founded in 1999, Capterra’s global product footprint, verified user reviews backbone, independent research, and tailored comparison tools, provide more than five million in-market buyers with a confidence-building discovery experience every month. For more information, visit

This article may refer to products, programs or services that are not available in your country, or that may be restricted under the laws or regulations of your country. We suggest that you consult the software provider directly for information regarding product availability and compliance with local laws.


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