On this page you’ll find my favorite tools, resources and service providers.
Some of the links on this page may be affiliate links. This means that I may make a small commission if you decide to purchase something. This does not affect the price you pay, and occasionally you may get access to a better deal through my link. I never recommend something I wouldn’t personally use.
FAVORITE COURSE, MEMBERSHIP & OPT-IN TOOLS
Memberpress is a great way to create a membership site on your WordPress website. Recommended for the tech-savvy who are able to edit their own website content (or those who are outsourcing the creation of their membership site).
FAVORITE EMAIL MARKETING SYSTEMS
ActiveCampaign is a really robust and affordable system that is also relatively
Ontraport is for the scaling entrepreneur who needs lots of all-in-one features. Build beautiful pages, forms
MY BUSINESS ESSENTIALS
You know you’ve got a keeper web host when you can set-it-and-forget-it. I have zero complaints with Stablehost’s
I’m a hardcore Google fan in life and business. Manage your custom domain business inbox with ease with Google’s GSuite and take advantage of Google Drive plentiful storage.
Having tried a few different bookkeeping systems, Quickbooks Self-Employed is the one I feel happiest using. This version provides a happy medium between ease-of-use, while also provided detailed analytics.
I’m not sure how I would survive without Trello. I manage everything from my weekly to-do list, to project plans and client communication in this awesome productivity tool. Best of all? It’s free!
I LOVE Dubsado for client management. This tool lets you manage leads, invoices
I’ve tried several video/audio conferencing tools over the years, and Zoom is by far the most consistent and easy to use. You’ll find me hosting everything from coffee chats, client calls and webinars all through Zoom!
Acuity Scheduling makes it so easy for people to book calls with you. I love how much control I have over my calendar availability for different call types. You can also use this tool to charge for calls, memberships and group classes!
OFFERINGS FROM MY FAVORITE PEOPLE
Raising Your Business by Boss-Mom Dana Malstaff is a high-level online business course that has training videos on almost everything you can imagine. The program includes an amazing workbook that helps you plan all aspects of your business.
For those just getting started in the online service-provider space, Micala Quinn is the perfect person to help you get your freelance career started. Her course, The Live Free Mama, has EVERYTHING you need to start your freelancing career.
Tara is a copywriting unicorn. Check out her amazing (and free!) copywriting playbook – hands down one of the best free pieces of training you’ll find! (especially the sections on writing sales page copy!).
OTHER FAVORITE THINGS
Fiverr is a great place to get help with small projects. I’ve had great success finding people who can help with photo editing, icon design
When the free stock photo sites aren’t quite delivering what you need, Deposit Photos has a wide selection of highly affordable stock images. Keep an eye out for their special bundle deals!
Between chasing a toddler and running a business, I struggle to find time to read books. Even pre-kids, I was addicted to audiobooks! Now, Audible is my preferred way to devour the latest business development books!