Blogger Resources

All products and services listed here are those that I know, use and love. I utilise them on this blog or as part of its marketing. I also use many of them for the sites I build and maintain for my clients.

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PLEASE NOTE: The resource links in this list are affiliate links, but know that I never recommend products I do not believe in and have positive experience with, this is my guarantee.Remember, do your research and check that these products are right for your needs before signing up or purchasing.

Web Hosting & Domain Services

SiteGround (Global)

SiteGround offer a managed WordPress service. They’re recommended by both WordPress.org and WooCommerce as one of the best WordPress hosting providers. 

Get started with SiteGround for as little as $6.99/mo.

Eco Web Hosting (UK Based)

I’ve been using Eco Web Hosting for over 5 years. Their WordPress hosting packages start at £5.99 per month, if you buy the annual package (£59.99) this includes your domain name for the first year. This site is hosted by Eco Web Hosting and I can’t recommend them highly enough! 

Get a discount code over in the ‘Start A Blog’ tutorial.  

BONUS: Eco Web Hosting plant trees for every package purchased.

Fasthosts (UK Based)

I’ve been using Fasthosts for nearly 10 years for both my personal sites and client sites. Their WordPress hosting packages start at £1.99 per month and include your domain name for the first year.

WordPress Plugins & Themes

Rank Math - WordPress SEO Plugin

Rank Math is a Search Engine Optimization plugin for WordPress that makes it easy for anyone to optimize their content with built-in suggestions based on widely-accepted best practices. Easily customize important SEO settings, control which pages are indexable, and how you want your website to appear in search with Structured data.

MonsterInsights - The Best WordPress Analytics Plugin

Join 2,000,000+ Professionals who use MonsterInsights to Grow their Business with Confidence.

  • Real-Time Analytics
  • ECommerce Reports
  • GDPR Friendly
  • User Behaviour Report
  • SEO Ranking Report

Elementor - WordPress Page Builder Plugin

Elementor is a drag ‘n’ drop page builder plugin for WordPress. This site is built with the Elementor plugin. Recommended for those looking to give their blog a much more individual look that doesn’t easily fit within a WordPress theme. This site is built with Elementor Pro.

Envato - Digital Assets, Themes & Plugins

Envato have two services for sourcing a huge range of themes, plugins, and all kinds of digital assets:

Envato Market: purchase individual assts
Envato Elements: a subscription providing access to over 2,300,000 assets.

Content Production Resources

Canva Pro is the design software that makes design simple, convenient, and reliable. Create what you need in no time! Jam-packed with time-saving tools that make anyone look like a professional designer. I make a lot of my infographics and social posts using Canva Pro.

Try Canva Pro FREE for 30 Days

Grammarly - Proofreading Tool

Grammarly checks your content for spelling and grammar mistakes. It also has a great plagiarism checker in their paid plan, to ensure your content is fresh and original.

All my content is checked by Grammarly.

CoSchedule - Marketing Calendar

Staying on top of marketing is hard. Make it easy with a CoSchedule calendar. I use a CoSchedule calendar to plan all my marketing content including my blog posts and emails. Recommended reading for more info: How To Plan Your Content With Marketing Calendar By CoSchedule

Try It Free for 14-Days

Marketing Resources

Mailerlite - Email Marketing for Beginners

Mailerlite is an email marketing service, it has all the tools you could need in order to produce beautiful, high-conversion emails, landing pages and forms. Mailerlite has a fantastic, feature-rich FREE package for those just starting out with less than 1,000 subscribers.

ConvertKit - Email & Content Marketing

The ConvertKit Free plan is the best way to start your creative project today. With your free ConvertKit account you can build unlimited landing pages to start growing your audience.

Turn your current content into a sellable product with ConvertKit Commerce. ConvertKit Commerce makes it easy for you to get paid for your work and earn a living online without the need to run a complicated ecommerce site.

Tailwind - Social Media Scheduler

I use Tailwind for scheduling Instagram Posts and Pins on Pinterest. Tailwind are a Trusted Pinterest Partner. See How I grew my traffic from zero to 50k with Tailwind: How to Boost Traffic with Pinterest & How to Turbocharge Your Pin Creation with Tailwind Create

All-in-one tool suite for improving online visibility and discovering marketing insights. Do SEO, content marketing, competitor research, PPC & social media marketing from just one platform.

Try SEMrush FREE today!

Storefront & ClickFunnel Services

SendOwl allows you to sell digital goods online.  It connects with the payment provider so you get paid and it automatically delivers the files to the buyers once payment has completed. Send Owl offer a FREE 30 Day Trial, so you can decide if it is right for you and your products.

Affiliate Marketing Networks

Awin - Affiliate Network

Awin, the affiliate marketing network, is a great place to get started as a beginner blogger new to affiliate marketing. This would be top recommendation for UK bloggers starting in affiliate marketing.

ShareASale - Affiliate Network

ShareASale, the affiliate marketing network, is a great place to get started as a beginner blogger new to affiliate marketing. Unlike some affiliate programs and networks, there are no minimum traffic requirements required to sign up.

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