organized-closet.jpgA nice bin always comes in handy. In one way or another we are managing or organizing something each day. There’s no limit to the frustration that seems to be associated with that for some reason. But with there’s a lot more and a lot better ways to collaborate and go home early.

This article presents 16 solutions to your project management and organizational woes. With features ranging from team collaboration to project blogging, web applications and open source there’s bound to be something that fits right up your alley.

Unless otherwise specified, these are all online and contain some type of AJAX interface.

WebAsyst
Manage File, Contacts, Projects, Photos, Mail, Issue Tracking and more. Use free online or buy download for your server.
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ActiveCollab
Manage projects and collaborate. Free online demo, buy download for your server.
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BaseCamp
Easily Collaborate on projects. Free for 1 project. Pricing for more.
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BackPackit
BaseCamps little sister. Free, simple, organization.
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Zoho
Just about every tool you need to get your office online. Integrated tools for meetings, documents and a lot more. Most free.
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GoogleDocs
Share and Collaborate with documents, spreadsheets and presentation tools. Absolutely free.
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ProjectSpaces
Collaborate with team, workgroup or project with document library and more. Free trial, monthly price.
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Project360
Project tracking, Gantt charts, time tracking and more. Free trial, monthly price. Student version available.
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ActionThis
Web-based planning and team management. Reports and self-management. Free trial.
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AirSet
“Survival kit for busy people” organizes levery aspect of your life. Nice and Free.
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CentralDesktop
Organized workspaces, intranet and projects. 2 workspaces for free, pricing for more.
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DotProject
Free Open Source. Full project management suite for your server.
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FormatPixel
Create your own online magazines, fanzines, brochures, catalogues, portfolios and more. Absolutely Cool and free.
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InventionDB
Project-blogging and resource sharing. Good for documenting projects. Brilliant and free.
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iOutliner
A place to organize and structure ideas and projects. Free.
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MindQuarry
Connect, Share and improve with an Online and Offline workspace. Free download for your server.
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Author

Josh is founder and editor at SolidSmack.com, founder at Aimsift Inc., and co-founder of EvD Media. He is involved in engineering, design, visualization, the technology making it happen, and the content developed around it. He is a SolidWorks Certified Professional and excels at falling awkwardly.