Resources

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Free Training
Keyword Research
Website Hosting
Landing Pages
Website Creation
Email Marketing
Social Media Tools
Stock Images
Graphics & Color
Product Graphics
Video
Webinars / Meetings
Podcasts


Free Training

The Webinar Funnel Training Course – this 10 part step-by-step video training course shows the Webinar Funnel System that  LeadPages™ used to go from 0 to 25,000 customers in less than 2 years. This course provides video training and MP3, mindmaps, PDF documents, checklists to help you achieve the best results – Free

The Facebook Advertising System Training Course – this 11 part step-by-step video training course shows what is really working in Facebook Advertising.  Get more leads and clients with this free Facebook Advertising Blueprint. This course provides video training and MP3, mindmaps, PDF documents, checklists to help you achieve the best results – Free

The Email List Building Course – this 9 part step-by-step video training course shows what is really working in Email Marketing.  Nurture more Leads into customers with this Email Marketing Plan and find the shortest path to List Building Success.  This course provides video training and MP3, mindmaps, PDF documents, checklists to help you achieve the best results – Free

The Affiliate Marketing System – this 11 part step-by-step video training course shows you how to boost your revenue and authority by sharing your favourite resources with your customers, subscribers and colleagues.   This course provides video training and MP3, mindmaps, PDF documents, checklists to help you achieve the best results – Free

4 Steps to Quickly Grow your List – Free Webinar – Live Online Training  – Tim Paige from Leadpages shows you how to quickly grow your email list without spending all your time on marketing.  Secure your Spot for the next Webinar – Free

Free 4-Step Tutorial – Learn from the best and discover how Leadpages created their Highest-Converting Opt-In Bribe &  their Best-Performing Landing Page – Free

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Keyword Research

Google Keyword Planner – Google Keyword Planner is part of Google Adwords.  This tool is used to learn what your customers are searching for, get keyword ideas, do market research around a niche and obtain traffic forecasts.  You can also keyword research plan your Search Network campaigns – Free

Bing Keyword Research – Operates almost exactly like Google Keyword Planner, only on the Bing search network. While the volume data for each keyword will be less (Bing has less market share compared to Google), a keyword’s relative position against other keywords should be similar – Free

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Website Hosting

Hostgator – Hosting, Virtual Private Servers, Dedicated Servers – Paid

Bluehost – Hosting, Virtual Private Servers, Dedicated Servers – Paid

WPengine – WP Engine provides managed WordPress hosting for mission critical sites around the world, and is optimized for WordPress – Paid

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Landing Pages

Leadpages – Turn your next idea into a published landing page in less than five minutes. Leadpages has mobile responsive landing pages. 100s of templates to choose from – Paid

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Website Creation

WordPress – WordPress.org is a self hosted platform to create websites – Free

Login Lockdown Plugin – Limits the number of login attempts (to your wordpress website) from a given IP range within a certain time period. This helps to prevent brute force password discovery – Free

Sucuri Security  – Sucuri helps to clean and protect your website.  Provides services for Malware Detection, Malware Cleanup, Malware Prevention – Paid

Securi SiteCheck Scanner – Sucuri SiteCheck scanner will check the website for known malware, blacklisting status, website errors, and out-of-date software – Free

Genesis Framework – by StudioPress – the Genesis Framework empowers you to quickly and easily build incredible websites with WordPress. Whether you’re a novice or advanced developer, Genesis provides the secure and search-engine-optimized foundation, HTML5 markup structure and much more that takes WordPress to places you never thought it could go- Paid

StudioPress Themes – by StudioPress – Genesis Framework WordPress Themes has a huge selection of themes to fit with your business – Paid

Dynamik Website Builder – by Colbalt Apps – this powerful Do-It-Yourself Genesis Child Theme allows you to completely customize your wordpress website with Intuitive no-coding options, HTML5, Responsive Design, Limitless Custom Content areas/widgets/hooks. See results in Real-Time   – Paid

Genesis Extender Plugin – by Colbalt Apps – this powerful plugin is used to do more with the Genesis Framework.  This plugin allows you to tweak the styles of your Genesis Child Theme in Real-Time – Paid

Wix – Create websites quickly and easily – Free & Paid versions

Weebly – Create websites  quickly and easily – Free & Paid versions

w3schools – The world’s largest web developer site.  A fantastic resource when you need to know a little bit of HTML, CSS, Javascript, XML tutorials, and more – Free

Template Monster – The biggest collection of website templates online. TemplateMonster offers web templates designed and developed by field experts – Paid

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Email Marketing

Aweber – Email Marketing & Autoresponder Software – Paid

GetResponse – GetResponse is a complete email marketing solution. It provides turnkey newsletter publishing and hosting features, as well as unlimited follow-up autoresponders to deliver information to your subscribers and convert them to paying customers  – Paid

Active Campaign – Integrated email marketing, marketing automation, and small business CRM. Save time while growing your business with sales automation – Paid

Infusionsoft – An all-in-one Sales & Marketing software for small business: includes CRM, ecommerce, Email & Autoresponder Marketing, Sales – Paid

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Social Media Tools

HootSuite –  Enhance your social media management with Hootsuite, a great media dashboard. Manage multiple networks and profiles – Free & Paid

SocialDrift – this tool uses uses machine-learning algorithms to grow your Instagram followers. It sends automated likes, comments or follows that target a specific demographic, and motivates Instagram users to check out your own account – Paid

Owlmetrics – this all-in-one analytics platform for Instagram offers rich analytics and gives helpful insights that can be used to grow an Instagram presence. For instance, data about the optimal time to post, and other features to understand what kind of content performs best – Paid

Buffer – manage all your social accounts from one simple dashboard means no more no more logging into multiple social accounts. You can schedule posts by choosing the dates and times you want to publish to each account. Create social media posts when you have time, and Buffer will automatically share them according to your schedule. – Free & Paid

AdEspresso – this tool is specifically used for Facebook and offers advertisers a variety of targeting options to create highly personalized journeys that coordinate with things like email drip campaigns. – Paid

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Stock Images

Can Stock Photo – Search for stock photography images, videos, illustrations (and you don’t need an account or subscription). Also great for   health, wellbeing and medical images – Pay as you go

Shutter Stock Images – Search for stock photography images, videos, illustrations. Also great for web buttons and banners – Pay as you go

iStock Photos – Search for stock photography images, videos illustrations – Pay as you go

Getty Images – Search for stock photography images, videos illustrations, editorial, music – Pay as you go

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Graphics & Color

Adobe Color Wheel – useful when picking colors for your website or artwork.  This interactive color wheel is easy to use, takes the guesswork out of choosing colors.  You can edit or refine color themes and experiment with different combinations.  A fun and easy tool to use – Free

Da Font – a great tool for finding different fonts that you can download for your projects – Free & Paid versions

PicPick – all-in-one design tool for everyone. A full-featured screen capture tool, Intuitive image editor, color picker, color palette, pixel-ruler, protractor, crosshair, and more – Free & Paid versions

Pixel Ruler – using an online pixel rules makes it so easy to create graphics to fix your projects and websites.  Use the pixel ruler to help you format image sizes to fix your website – Free

Canva.com – Use Canva’s drag-and-drop feature to design design presentations, social media graphics, and more with thousands of beautiful layouts to choose from – Free & Paid

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Product Graphics

Cover Action Pro – Ebook cover software.  Create 2D, 3D covers for your ebook, kindle, reports, CDs, Binders etc.  Create any artwork you want over the CoverActionPro templates. Follow the guides on the template when positioning your graphics. You need to have Photoshop to use this product – Paid

My eCover Maker – eBook Cover Creator – Design Your Own 2D, 3D eCovers online (no software to download).   Create 2D, 3D covers for your ebook, kindle, createspace, reports, CDs, Binders etc. Design Your Own Cover for your ebook and products  – Free & Paid versions

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Video

YouTube – Host your videos or set up a Channel for yourself or your business – free

Vimeo – Watch, share and upload your high quality videos, High Definition playback, No disputive Ads, powerful privacy settings – Free & Paid versions

JW Player – JW Player has always been known for delivering the best user experience to both publishers and viewers – Paid

Wistia –  Video Hosting for Business.  Wistia provides professional video hosting with amazing viewer analytics, HD video delivery, and marketing tools to help understand your visitors – Paid

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Webinars / Meetings

GoToWebinar – Create your own live online events, market your products, give live online training, record your event and email to your attendees – Paid

GoToMeeting – HD Video conferencing, get your own personal online meeting room, meet face-to-face, share your screen, calendar integration, seamless audio and more – Paid 

Zoom – provides remote conferencing services using cloud computing. Zoom offers communications software that combines video conferencing, online meetings, and mobile collaboration. – Free & Paid

Google Hangouts – messaging, voice and video calls – Free

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Podcasts

Ever thought of creating your own Podcast for your business, here are some links that you may find useful.

iTunes-Podcasts – Create your own podcasts for your business and upload to itunes – Free

Libsyn – hosting optimized for audio and video podcast distribution; fast and reliable network delivered

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Note: 

Some of these links are affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission if you purchase from this page.  None of the fees of these resources have been increased to compensate me.