For any student to achieve good grades in their studies, they need to be very productive at whatever it is that they do. They need to be productive when preparing for their exams, productive with their assignments and any other thing that is academic oriented. If you have never been good at this, you need not to worry yourself because there are tools online that can help you to enhance your productivity.

Every student knows just how important writing is academic-wise. Writing forms a basis of almost every coursework of a student’s life. As a student, you are required to write essays, research papers, thesis, and dissertation among others. With all these writings, you need to be at your best in order to score good grades. If you are questioning your productivity when it comes to writing, you can use these nine awesome online tools to enhance your productivity:

1)  q10

As a writer, you need to consider this tool because of its efficiency. This minimalist full screen text editor is cool to use and comes with a spellchecker and other amazing features. The full screen feature allows you to focus entirely on your work. In addition to that, you also get live statistics in terms of word, page and character count. The tool also comes with an easy to use timer alarm which is ideal when it comes to word wars and timed writing sessions.

2) Freemind

This tool has been designed to run on any platform that runs Java. Freemind is a mindmapping tool that helps you to brainstorm and take valuable notes. Some of its recent developments have transformed the tool into a highly productive tool that can help students.

3) EverNote

You can use this amazing tool to capture any formatted notes from any application to a single place. The newer version of this tool provides you with online access which enhances your odds. If you manage to get the paid version, you get other necessities such as handwriting recognition.

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4) Zotero

With Zotero, you can use this extension to capture bibliographic information from any web page. Besides doing that, you also get to use the tool to organize your citations and documents, create bibliographies among other functions. If you are someone who loves doing research online, Zotero is the tool you need to get. This is the research only tool that can help you to automatically sense content in your web browser. By so doing, it allows you to add the same content to your personal library.

5) yWriter4

This novel-writing tool was created by a working writer who had the writers in mind. The tool helps you keep all your character descriptions, essential information, and notes together. The tool ensures that everything is at your fingertips for easy availability. In addition to this the tool can also be used to break down your novel into chapters and scenes, help you to produce auto synopsis and summaries among others.

6) EssayMama

When it comes to productivity, EssayMama has got you covered. Known as one of the best online essay writing service, EssayMama offers more than just that. If you read their blogs, you can learn one or two things about how to can increase your productivity when writing. Besides blogs, you can also use resources such as the wordcounter, citation generator and glossary essay writing terms which can greatly enhance your writing productivity.

7) Enso Words

Whenever you are writing, chances are that you are likely to make some typos. It is almost impossible to write without making mistakes but with tools such as Enso Word, it is possible. Designed as a universal spell checker, the tool enhances your accuracy when it comes to writing. All you need to do is to select the text you want analyses and launch Enso Words. The tool will then display a new layer over your screen highlighting the words that sound wrong.

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8) PDF Creator

What the tool does is that it will help you to convert each of your printable documents to PDF and many formats. The tool also allows you to merge multiple documents to one file which make the entire conversion process much easier. The tool can only be installed and used on window operating devices.

9) Foxit Reader

As a student or educational organization, you can use this tool to create, read, sign and write comments on PDF documents. This small, fast and feature rich tool is built with the most accurate and fastest PDF rendering engine. When using the tool you get to experience the best PDF viewing and printing experience. The best part about this app is that it is available in almost all languages including: Spanish, Dutch, German, French, Italian, Portuguese and Russia.

Students are known to be a very creative lot and the only way we can maintain this is by keeping them engaged. At all times, students need to maintain a high level of productivity so that they can be effective at whatever it is that they are doing. These students are at a right age where they are very energetic and we cannot afford to let this slip by. With the aforementioned tools, you can greatly improve your productivity as student which will put you in a better position of excelling in your school endeavors. Do not waste your energies doing meaningless things when you can do something constructive with your time.

Author Bio:

Jessica Millis, a freelance writer, educator at JMU and savvy editor. See her writer’s portfolio here:

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