In every small business, one of the business software that will be needed to operate is an invoicing software. However, the cost of invoicing software are high and this often affects small businesses negatively. Owing to the expensive cost of proprietary invoice software, small businesses often opt-in for free or open source invoice software. Of these two options, open source invoice software is the best. In this category, we have the good options and the poor ones. This article, ‘Top 10 Best Free Open Source Invoice Software’, is meant to provide a list of top 10 free option available in 2018.
Curdbee is one of the best open source software for invoice. This software is lavished with great features, some of which include: estimate sending, invoice generation, and time track. Furthermore, Curdbee can be used to accept online payments.
The software has support for PayPal, Google Checkout and Authorize.net. With the software, you can also do the following: setting of taxes, sending of invoices via email, and downloading of invoices in PDF format. Curdbee is a web application, not a native software application. The software is hosted on the web, meaning that a web browser will be needed to access it. This also mean that the software can be used on any type of device and any type of operating system. Curdbee also has an Android version and an iOS version.
Make Some Time is just another great open source software meant for generating invoices. This software can be easily used to create invoices. It has a beautiful and great user interface that give great user experience. Make Some Time further stands out among other open source software meant for generating invoices — the software has an API that makes it possible to extend the software’s capabilities with ease. Make Some Time can be used on a wide range of platforms including: Windows, Android, macOS, iOS and Solaris.
Nutcache is another excellent open source software for generating invoices. This software is known for its simplicity. There is no limit to the number of invoices that can be generated with the software. A user can also customize the invoice templates on it. Nutcache appeared in 2013, and it is now widely used by small businesses across the world. Apart from being simple to use, the software also encourages collaboration. Nutcache allows invoices to be sent in the following formats: PDF, Microsoft Word, RTF, PowerPoint and CSV. The software is hosted on the web, this invariably means that it is platform independent.
Invoice Machine is just another cool open source software for generating invoices. The software has a beautiful and professional user interface. The software allows customization to an extent. Invoice Machine allows its user to change the following in an invoice template: currency, taxes, shipping, discounts, language and notes. Not only that, the software allows viewing of paid invoices, sent invoices, and invoices due for payment. Invoice Machine generate invoices in PDF format. Just like the preceding software, it is a web software application.
Zoho Invoicing can be said to be the most popular open source software for generating invoices. Its popularity can be said to be due the number of years the developer of this software have been in businesses. This software has a very professional user interface. Zoho Invoicing has support for the following payment gateways: Google Checkout, PayPal, Stripe, 2Checkout and Authorize.net. Zoho Invoicing, just like Nutcache, encourages collaboration. Zoho Invoicing allows users to back up their data on the following platforms: One Drive, Google Drive and Dropbox. Furthermore, the software has the native mobile application versions. It has mobile versions for the following platforms: Android, iOS and Windows Mobile.
Invoiceable is another great software that did not refuse to appear on this list. The software is considered one of the best, by users of open source invoice softwares. The software is primarily a web application, but it has two mobile versions. The first mobile version exists as an Android app, for Android smart phones and tablets. The second mobile version exists as an iOS app, for iPhones. Invoiceable supports the following payment gateways: Stripe, PayPal and WePay.
Simple Invoices is a web-based open source software for generating invoices. The software can be installed on the server of a small business organization. This software has very useful features. It supports payment through PayPal. Furthermore, invoices are generated in the following formats: PDF, Microsoft Word, Excel and Plain Text. As of now, the web application has no mobile version. However, mobile phone browsers can be used to access it.
Paymo is one of the best softwares in this category. The software is rich in features and has an excellent user interface. Paymo is also among the open source invoice softwares that encourage collaboration. It has support for the following payment gateways: Authorize.net, Google Checkout and PayPal. Paymo has both an Android version and an iOS version.
Timetrack comes last on our list. It is also a great software for generating invoices. This app does not only have the web version, it also has an Android version and an iOS version. Timetrack has a great user interface that helps users perform tasks in no time.
That’s all about Top 10 Free Open Source Invoice Software For 2018.
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