These days its easier and more convenient to store your files online using one of the popular free cloud storage services like Dropbox or Google Drive, to name a few. While these services let you easily upload and share files with others online, they don’t allow for other people to upload files to your folders. This feature is useful if you want your friends to be able to upload photos from yesterday’s party or let your colleagues to upload some work related docs.
EntourageBox is a handy online app that lets you do just that. It lets you give access to others to a public folder on your cloud storage account where they can upload files. Currently it supports Amazon S3, Dropbox and Google Drive storage services.
It works in 3 simple steps. Simply choose your cloud storage service (Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive), let the Entourage app connect with the selected storage service, choose/create a folder in your storage account where you want others to upload files to and finally click “Generate Upload URL”.
You will then be provided with an upload URL, which you can share with friends. They will then be able to upload files to your designated folder. You can enable a password for that folder, but that is optional.
Select/create a folder where you want others to upload files
Receive upload URL, which you can share with others to upload their files
- Works with Google Drive, Dropbox and Amazon S3 cloud storage services.
- Enable password for upload URL (optional).
- Activate/Deactivate the upload URL at any time.
- No registration or sign in.
- Free service.
- Similar tools – Dropcanvas.