Numerous has been on my blog to do list for some time now. That is, to write about how great it is – especially in conjunction with Google Forms and Sheets. It has proven to be an incredibly functional app for me and for many others. But they recently announced their imminent closure due to being unable to become self sufficient.
However, the are many people who find Numerous incredibly useful and yet it is a free app and service. Perhaps there are enough of us out there willing to pay to keep Numerous going.* If you love / rely on / appreciate Numerous take a moment to show your support by filling out this form and then follow the result on Numerous. This method of course showcases how cool Numerous is: Google Sheets picks up input to the form and Numerous hooks into the sheet to display a number summarising the results. Multiple cells on the spreadsheet can be linked to from Numerous so you can display multiple results. For example, with this poll I am taking here I can display (1) how many people are willing to pay for Numerous, (2) on average how much they are willing to pay and (3) the most popular monthly fee for Numerous.
* I appreciate that getting enough revenue might in itself not be enough to keep Numerous going, but maybe just maybe it is.
For a more detailed analysis of responses check out the published results here.
Here are a couple of other numbers on Numerous to track results of the poll:
Tweet from @NumerousApp :
@nadnosliw We’ve heard from dozens of people, which is very gratifying, but it needs to be more like 10,000 or 100,000…