From personalized messages from Santa himself, to simple but personal greeting cards, these apps are here to make the holidays a little bit easier.
Inkly, app available for iOS + Android, free
Inkly is a greeting card app created in the uk to make your Christmas card delivery simple and personalized. Create and send real printed greeting cards from the comfort of your smart phone. You can choose from hundreds of designs that already exist on the app or create your own.You can even use your own handwriting, and upload your own photos and create unique designs on the card. Then, all you have to do is enter the recipients details and pay the postage and it can be sent anywhere in the world.
Deliveries, app available for iOS and MacOS, $6.99
This app is that all adults need. The holidays can be very busy and stressful, but this one is a big help to online shoppers. This app helps you keep track of all your incoming holiday packages in one place so you will know exactly when they arrive. It keeps tabs on everything so you won’t miss your door delivery.
Google Santa Tracker, available on desktop web, mobile web, Android, and Chromecast, Free
This site has been around for 12 years, but every year it comes with exciting new updates that makes it an amazing experience for all ages. It starts with ‘Santa’s village’ opening on December 1 and as they count down to Santa’s departure. The village has new games and experiences that let you practice basic coding skills, test your geography knowledge, and even learn new languages! And of course, you can follow Santa's every move all night on December 24th as he travels the globe delivering gifts.
Holiday Trucks and Diggers, available for iOS, Free
You can pile up mountains of snow with dump trucks, cranes and bulldozers. All of the best machinery can be used to build a super snow fort! Kids can decorate your fort with tons of holiday items the app has to offer. It’s like playing in virtual snow all day long!
Portable North Pole, available for iOS, Android and web, Free
This is an online platform where Santa and his elves send personalized video messages and calls to people around the world. you can help Santa gather all the information he needs about who you are sending the message to and create a personalized video message or phone call. You can download and keep a high definition version of the video to save for yourself. The greetings are free, but you can also buy a video pass or magic pass to get even more screen time with Santa