My all time favorite tools
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Hosting and Domains
BlueHost // The host I used for almost 4 years. Great prices and fantastic services + WordPress recommends them (This is an affiliate link)
GoDaddy // Good server and cheap prices, but a lot of hidden costs
Productivity & Sharing
Asana // My favorite project management system, free to use and perfect for teams or individual projects.
17 Hats // It costs a bit of mula, but if you run any kind of online service business, this tool will do EVERYTHING
Design & Stock Photos
Creative Market // My all time favorite place to buy design resources. Great prices, thousands of products and fantastic service.
Free Stock Photos // This blogger listed 42 places you can find free (and cheap) stock photos.
Death to the Stock Photo // Get a bundle of high quality stock photos emailed to your every month for free!
Social Media / email
CoSchedule // Organize your blog content and social media into one system. Get more visitors to your site and connect to Evernote, Buffer and Google Analytics.
Convertkit // A newsletter service (like MailChimp), easily customizable and simple to build.
Feedly // Easily follow your favorite blogs. Save, share and send posts to friends or quickly add them to Buffer.
Smart Passive Income // This podcast was what made me want to start blogging. Pat has fantastic tips, interviews and lessons from people in all different fields..
The Influence Network // Awesome ladies interviewing amazing people. I’m obsessed with this podcast series.
The Chalene Show // She's HANDS DOWN my favorite person to listen to. She also has Build Your Tribe. I listen to both on repeat.
Vistaprint // Printed material, business cards, paper products – they ALWAYS have promo codes, google before ordering.
Zazzle // Designer styled business cards, shirts and other things. Easily customizable but more money.
Moo // Pricing falls between Vistaprint and Zazzle, great pre-made designs and customizable options.
Eye Dropper for Chrome // Instantly save colors from any website. Perfect for designers.
Fount // Ever seen a font, wanted it, but had no clue what it was? That’s why this website exists.
Amazon Prime // If you purchase 1 thing off Amazon a month, investing in Amazon Prime is well worth the money. You get free two-day shipping, access to thousands of shows books, music and movies and exclusive purchases like Amazon Dash Buttons.
Video & Photo Editing
Vimeo // A professional looking video site, fancier than YouTube, no ads.
YouTube // If you’re posting videos online you should ALSO add them to YouTube
Pixlr // Similar to Photoshop elements, easy to edit and create images.
Canva // Super simple way to make marketing materials, social media graphics or templates, edit the photos and save them all in one place.
Wondershare Filmora // My go-to video editor. It's super cheap, super easy and makes super nice videos even better.