Truested was created to help you find the right software or service as quickly as possible.

With so many options out there, it’s easy to spend hours scrolling through sites, without adding a single item to cart.

Whether you’re looking for a free design tool or a full-featured CRM, we’re here to help you with your buying decision. 

All our recommendations are handpicked (not automated), and our guides cover what each software does and whether it’s the one you actually need.

So rather than an endless list that leaves you with even more software to think about, you see only the best ones for your needs. Software that’s really worth buying.


Trusted software recommendations

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different categories

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software solutions

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useful features and functions


Our approach is simple: We start from the buyer’s point of view. What do you want to get done? What matters most to you? 

From there, our team of researchers and expert writers work to find you the best software recommendations.

We dig through all the possible solutions, surfacing ones that deliver the most usability and value. We break down their features, plans and pricing, available customer support, and more.

All this research goes into the recommendations you see on this site. Every software is one we’ve chosen ourselves, We don’t include anything that’s overly complicated for what you need, or too expensive for what you get. 

And if we think another type of software is a better fit, we readily share those alternatives, too. 

Our aim is to create clarity – not confusion – in the buying process. 

Everything we recommend has been carefully and personally selected, so you can go straight to finding the software you actually need. 

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