THE BEST TOOLS FOR YOUR MODERN BUSINESS
This is my ever-growing list of products, plugins, software and resources I use and trust for my business. I only recommend those services that I actually use in my own business. Please note that I am an affiliate for many of the resources listed below. As an affiliate, I may earn a referral fee if you purchase these products based on my recommendations.
SEO for REAL PEOPLE
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) can feel scary, intimidating and frankly, pretty dull. Meg + Michelle are here to show you what you need to focus on in 2019 to improve your site. No slim shady tips here. Get real, actionable advice in this fun on-demand masterclass that will get you real results - no matter if you’re just starting out or you’ve had a site for ages.
to GETTING PAID ONLINE
Have you thought about offering an online course, an e-book or a membership site? Maybe you want to sell things like yoga classes, handmade jewelry or essential oils - but you're just not sure how to get started? This guide has the answers.
MINIMA GUIDE to LAUNCHING YOUR SITE
This 81 page digital guidebook features 11 distinct chapters with content specific checklists to cover every feature of your site. Get the insights, tools and checklists that I've developed and refined over the last 13 years of launching and managing hundreds of websites.
By far THE BEST plugin for wordpress forms.
Combine with paypal to conduct quick transactions (such as taking deposits for a retreat). Use to manage guest post submissions or to poll your audience - it's the ginzu knife of plugins! Quick tip - connect your contact form to your mailing list for instant email signups!
60 MINUTE MAKEOVERS COPYWRITING COURSE
Genius copywriting advice from the best. I’m lucky enough to call Laura Belgray a client and a friend and I learn something new everytime I talk to her. Learn the strategic tweaks that get people to click the button and buy your stuff.
THIS is the plugin I've been waiting for - a page builder that is intuitive and allows me to create the layouts I want on-screen (full-width rows and images? yes please!) The best part? No ugly shortcodes left behind if disabled. This plugin is GENIUS and I use it on every site.
I've used the Genesis theme as the basis for ALL of my custom sites for the last three years - rock solid and great support. Purchase the pro pack and get lifetime access to all of their themes! Want a simple theme that you can dress up? Start with their base framework and build the site of your dreams!
I don't know what I did to keep track of my ideas & thoughts before I found evernote -- it's like a digital moleskine notebook. I keep everything in here -from personal notes, blog post ideas to my newsletter and code snippets.