Boomerang for Gmail

The ultimate toolbox to control sending/receiving emails

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#3 Product of the MonthMarch 2014
Melissa Grody
Karin Nielsen
  • Melissa Grody
    Melissa GrodyLegal Ops Associate, 500 Startups

    Incredibly useful, subtle, smart


    I'm sure there's something but can't think of anything at the moment.

    I've been using Boomerang for much longer than a year, that's just the longest option this allows me to choose. I use it every day and am still probably underutilizing its capabilities. With it I have been able to be on top of follow ups, handle emails when top of mind but make sure they go out at a more optimal time for response, and with Inbox Pause... Catching up after OOO has been so much easier.

    Melissa Grody has used this product for one year.
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Jack Smith
Jack SmithHunter@_jacksmith · Serial Entrepreneur & Startup Adviser
I tell any company that I advise to straight away install this and Rapportive. Absolutely essential for individual's email management. Key features: - "send later" function : easily schedule a time for an email to be sent - "Return Conversation to Inbox" button: archives an email and then returns it to your inbox at a date that you define, optionally if the person hasn't responded - "boomerang this if no reply" : it bumps the email back to the top of your inbox if the other person doesn't reply by a set date/time ultimate tool for managing inbox zero. pro tips are that it has good language recognition. In the date box you can type complex stuff like: Wednesday 4pm GMT and it will understand it and convert it into your local timezone.
Tyler Hayes
Tyler Hayes@thetylerhayes · Bebo
It blows my mind how Google hasn't bought/built Boomerang yet. They were prescient enough to pick up Sparrow. Maybe Boomerang doesn't have the numbers to justify it? That would seem false to me given how many people I know use Boomerang. I love Boomerang but it bums me out that $15/month is too pricey for my tastes right now. (For the uninitiated: Boomerang is free for addresses but $15/month for Apps accounts). I'm in the un-sweet spot where I'd love more than 15 delayed emails/month on my Prime email address but I have Mailbox on my phone which has set the precedent for this being a free feature — I honestly just delay emails via Mailbox once I hit my limit in Boomerang.
Aaron McKeehan
Aaron McKeehan@aaronmckeehan · CEO, ParadigmRPA
I cant imagine working without this. Its definitely helped me compartmentalize reminders on things I need to get done.
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@ayemoah @mikejchin Just posted the @Outlook version of Boomerang. Such a great app!
Kate Kendall
Kate Kendall@katekendall · ⚡️ CloudPeeps, The Fetch & Indie Labs ⚡️
I installed Streak about two months ago and it's incredible – has Boomerang and canned response functionality as well as its core CRM. Life changing. :)
Adam Rasheed
Adam Rasheed@arasheedphoto
@katekendall I used to be a hardcore home rang user, but streak offers so much more and there's no send limit in the free account 😀