Top 10 iPad and iPhone Applications for Designers

We know designing is tough no matter you are designing web applications or mobile applications, but it can be a good source of income for the designers and developers who have huge passion. Many passionate designers come to the freelancing industry to make some money for better living, and keep their passion and dedication alive.

A lot of iPad and iPhone applications are out there which can help iPhone or iPad designers to work quickly, easily and more efficiently. In this article, I’m going to share a list of top 10 free iPad & iPhone applications for designers which will encourage them to design something awesome.

1. Billings Touch

Billings Touch

If you want to monitor your invoice and time, Billings Touch is the best choice. You can track time, add new projects and create clients from your mobile.

2. Dropbox


Dropbox is very beautiful application for accessing all your videos, photos and documentation from any type of device. It comes up with 2 GB of space after sign up. It has the ability to save videos and photos. You can also add any kind of files to your “Favorites”.

3. Freewallet


This application makes the monitoring of you income sufficiently, most importantly, intuitive and fast. By using Freewallet, you just pick up your iPhone, add your new job and you are done. It generates detailed statistics regarding your income and can keep the history of all your jobs.

4. Ronin


With Ronin you are able to record and track time. It is solely designed for creative professionals and small business to manage projects, clients, expenses, invoices and many more.

5. iTeleport: VNC & RDP

iTeleport VNC & RDP

What is iTeleport? It is very amazing application that helps you to access your PC or any device from anywhere in the world. If you are reading your presenter notes, it has advance PowerPoint slides for you. It makes your iPhone as a wireless media remote, keyboard and touch-pad.

6. Adobe Photoshop Touch

Adobe Photoshop Touch

Adobe Photoshop Touch is developed by Adobe Inc and by using this application you can transform your photos with core features of Adobe Photoshop like filters to create beautiful images, adjustments, selection tools and layers.

7. FreshBooks


Thins one is very intuitive and simple application for accounting tasks. You can work anywhere, but you data will always backed up and secure. It is best application for business owners to get paid and get organized.



Paymo a time tracking application for iPhone lets you to monitor your time while on the go. White you are working on tasks or you are doing meeting with you clients you can use it easily.

9. Paper


With this application, you can capture your ideas as drawings, illustrations, diagrams or sketches. You shouldn’t worry about fussy settings, buttons or other distractions when you are using this application.

10. Awesome Note (+To-do/Calendar)

Awesome Note

Their slogan is “Awesome Not, beyond its value”. If any idea is coming to your mind, just pull out your iPhone from your pocket and note with this amazing app. With this application, you can attach drawing, map, photos, and when you are noting anything it has quality like Word processor. So don’t miss this application.

Duan Lingxin

Duan Lingxin

Content crafter and chief editor at Scratching Info. Also regular contributor on other major online tech platforms. Security Specialist by day and a writer by night, he does his best to instill his knowledge about tech while delivering inspiring and life changing resources through his writing,

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1 thought on “Top 10 iPad and iPhone Applications for Designers”

  1. Wonderful resources those are meant for the designers basically. Along with these tools I would like to add one more tool which I have been using for my business practically, the cloud based hours tracking tool from Replicon. What ever may be the cause, if the time is not managed and processed accordingly, then definitely the distraction level is gonna be much weird.

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