Resources & Tools

I use a variety of tools and resources with all my projects and thought why don’t I share what I use and what works for me. Some of the links below are affiliate links meaning if you use them to purchase the item I will get a commission. This does not increase the price you will pay what so ever.

Domain Buying

 

Hosting

 

Blogging

 

WordPress Plugins

  • WP-DB-Backup - On-demand backup of your WordPress database.
  • WordPress SEO by Yoast - Improve your WordPress SEO: Write better content and have a fully optimized WordPress site
  • Digg Digg – Your all in one share buttons plugin. Add a floating bar with share buttons to your blog
  • Google XML Sitemaps – This plugin will generate a special XML sitemap which will help search engines to better index your blog.

 

Blog Post Creation

 

Uploading Files

  • Filezilla - FTP software to upload my files to all my projects online.

 

Email Marketing , Autoresponders

  • Mailchimp - A free & paid email marketing and auto responder service.

 

Site Data Collecting

 

Keyword Research

 

Twitter Management

  • Hootsuite - Stay connected on Twitter, Facebook. Pre-schedule tweets, also work with Facebook too

 

Product Distribution & Shopping Carts

  • Paypal - Paypal is just ok for selling your own products

 

Images and Photos

 

Advertsing

  • Google Adsense - Displaying advertising for Google to receive a commission if ads are clicked or viewed.
  • Google Adwords - Place ads so they show up along side google search results

 

Books

 

Videos

 

 Misc

  • Free Articles - My free articles that you can use for your online business or blog.
  • Dictionary - This site does what it says on the tin.