These are my recommendations on the best tools to run your business. I’ve use many of these resources myself with great success! FYI, there are some affiliate links (so I get paid a tiny amount if you sign up), but I stand behind every single recommendation.
Ebooks & Strategy
Does your website need a redesign? My free ebook will walk you through 13 things to consider before jumping in.
The post-launch guide I give to all my clients: your new website will continue performing its best with a little TLC.
SEO / Social Media / PR / CopyWriting
Julia is my go-to gal for advice on social media placement, SEO tactics, and public relations strategy. She’s a super asset!
Diane’s passion is finding precisely the right words for every situation, helping clients define and market their brands in a way that engages customers and produces results.
Jodi did a bang-up job on my wedding photos and after-party. She’s a detailed artist who takes beautiful, real photos of people.
Jason has been the skilled photographer-in-residence for my clients Gracie’s and Ellie’s. His specialties are food, people and parties!
Marianne is a wonderful Rhode Island photographer who does great headshot, advertising and lifestyle shots.
Jeff Toste was a joy to work with on my promo video. He’s worked with several other clients of mine who have loved his approach.
Owner Carlos Toro did a great job on a video for an educational client of mine.
Their hosting is great, their support is great, they provide free SSL security, and I host all my websites here.
Top-notch phone, chat and email support, with simple & straightforward URL management. Their ‘valet’ domain transfer process is a dream come true!
Business Card / Postcard Printing
I get compliments on my card every time I hand it out! Their print and paper quality is great, and non-standard sizing is always an option.
Proposify helps your business streamline the proposal process and close deals faster. Get 2 months free with this referral link.
Invoicing & Time Tracking
Track time with Harvest, create and send invoices online, and accept payments online with PayPal, Stripe and more. Save $10 off your first with this referral link.
Solid collections of beautiful imagery that’s ideal for blog posting. Monthly membership is $12, but the free membership gets you a good mix of free photos each month.
A free collection of gorgeous, ‘do whatever you want’ photos.
Full of royalty-free stock images that don’t require any type of attribution.
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