I am happy to help our loving blog readers with valuable, helpful resources and tools to grow your blog today! This is a one-stop go-to page about all the resources and tools that use. Also, I share only what I love and recommend.
Also keep checking the page as I keep updating it with new resources, tools, books, and courses every month. It’s all just for you!
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Helpful Resources & Tools For Bloggers
WordPress: An open-source software you can use to create a beautiful website, blog, or app. Loaded with beautiful designs, powerful features, and the freedom to build anything you want.
Host My Blog: A WordPress support agency helping professional bloggers and small business owners with all of their WordPress support needs and hosting. My blog is self-hosted for three years by Host My Blog. These guys are really helpful and supportive. I strongly recommend them for optimal rates and a friendly approach.
Nisarg: A new fully responsive and translation ready theme that allows you to create stunning blogs and websites. The theme is well suited for travel, photography, recipe, design, art, personal and any other creative websites and blogs. Its theme customizer can be used to add your own header image of flexible height, background image, to set the background color, header text color, and accent color. Available both in the free and pro version.
Email Service Provider
MailChimp: If you’re willing to grow your subscribers, then MailChimp is one of the best email marketing platforms. It’s totally free for the first 2000 subscribers or 12,000 monthly emails. It’s user-friendly and provides a variety of templates to launch email campaigns and newsletters.
Mailerlite: If you’re just starting your blog and are also willing to grow your subscribers, then Mailerlite is one of the best email marketing platforms. It’s totally free for the first 1000 subscribers. It has very affordable price plans starting at $15 monthly.
Buffer: For Facebook and Twitter scheduling, I use the free version of Buffer. Easy to auto-post my blog posts at best times. Available in both free and paid versions. The free version allows linking 3 social media accounts per person and 10 automatic post scheduling per day.
Tailwind: For Pinterest scheduling, I use Tailwind. It’s the only official Pinterest scheduling tool with an end-to-end solution for winning on Pinterest and Instagram.
Graphic Design Tools
Canva: For designing my blog titles, pins, and all other creatives, I use the free version of Canva. Really fantastic to try, if not yet.
PicMonkey: A fantastic photo editor, design maker, and idea realizer.
PixTeller: Easy-to-Use Design & Animation Tool. You can create Images, GIF & Videos for Social Media, Digital Ads, Websites & Blogs, Covers & Headers, Presentations and more.
DesignEvo: A free online logo maker with 7000+ templates that anyone can use to bring to life a compelling, unique design in minutes. It allows its customers to fast design a logo for a variety of purposes like the blog to social media content.
Free Stock Photos
Pexels: One stop place for the best free stock photos & videos shared by talented creators.
Unsplash: A great collection of beautiful, free photos. Gifted by the world’s most generous community of photographers.
Pixabay: Awesome collection of over 1.6 million royalty-free stunning stock photos and videos shared by a generous community.
Pikwizard: Having over 100,000 completely free images on the site, over 20,000 of those are exclusive ones. All images are free to use without attribution.
Productivity, Planning & Organization Tools
Ultimate Productivity Bundle: A collection of 46 products as 14 eCourses, 5 eBooks, 26 printable packs & workbooks, and 1 summit. The value of this full bundle is worth $1,506.90.
Plan Smart, Blog Well Blog Planner: This planner is the answer to all your struggles and dilemmas. Use the planner to set your monthly and yearly goals for your blog. Set your blog and yourself to turn your blog into a business at the end of the year!
Free 5-Day Email Course – Blogging for New Bloggers Fast Track: A detailed and easy-to-follow blueprint showing you how to lay the foundations of a profitable blog!
Ana’s FREE 5-DAY EMAIL VIDEO COURSE – Make Your First Affiliate Sale: Enroll in this free email course to craft a successful affiliate marketing strategy from the beginning and learn how to make a passive income with your blog.
Free 5 Days ECourse On Blogging Daily Tasks – Blogging is a journey, not a destination. After creating your blog and posting articles for some time, you feel low or overwhelming since your blog traffic is not as good as you expected or you find so much on your blogging plate to be consumed with limited time and money. So this free ecourse discusses “10 Daily Tasks Every Blogger Should Do To Grow Their Blog”.
Free 5 Days ECourse On Be Mindful With MSN – Learn Mindfulness from the comfort of your home, at your convenient time and at your own phase with this 5 days ECourse !!! This free ECourse is a good deal for beginners to Mindfulness, who are struggling to beat the stress, looking for peace and happiness, who are loving to spread hope and positivity. Every day for 5 days, you can expect an email in your inbox that will have basic information regarding mindfulness and simple exercises for your everyday mindfulness practice.
Blogging And Social Media Courses
Start A Mom Blog’s – Blog By Number Course: A go-to course to take for starting your blog with 18 Video Tutorials to Help You.
Ana’s self-publishing ecourse Ebook Bestseller Bootcamp: A video course that’s going to take people through the process of writing, publishing and selling their first (or next) bestselling eBook. The EBB course is aimed at bloggers, business owners, content creators and even influencers who want to get their audience to pay for a piece of their expertise. EBB is suitable for first-time authors, and people who have already published an eBook but are struggling to make sales. The course also covers both aspects of self-publishing: posting an eBook for sale on your own website and on Amazon. Use my code “EBB20OFF” to get $20 off when you the EBB ecourse.
Healthy Summer Recipes EBook: Created by your’s truly. Quick, Easy and healthy summer recipes for your kids. Try these three simple recipes and make your kids cool.
MAKE MORE MARGIN – A FREE eBook from Ultimate Bundles! Free up 1-2 hours a week for the things you love with these 75 productivity tips.
Get | Set | Blog EBook: This book will hold your hand and teach you the exact step to survive through all the initial challenges and grow your blog into an online business.
Kyla’s Manual Pinning Simplified: A step-by-step guide to getting better results from Pinterest. This ebook will show you an easier way to get more traffic from Pinterest!
When You’re DONE Expecting: A Heartfelt Collection of Inspirational Stories and Advice on Motherhood: A Collection of Heartfelt Stories from Mothers All across the Globe. Feeling proud to contribute my article for this anthology from worldwide moms. This book made my dream of the published author a reality.
Ana’s The She Approach To Boosting Your Blog Traffic: Get rid of the old & outdated tricks and learn new strategies to boost your blog traffic (even if you’re brand new) and grow a loyal readership! Use the discount code “TSA5OFF” and get $5 off.
Ana’s The She Approach To Making Pinterest Possible EBook: Get a copy of Ana’s ebook and learn about the strategies she used to grow her account to 10k followers & get thousands of page views from Pinterest each month! Use the discount code “TSA5OFF” and get $5 off.
Ana’s From Zero ToSuperhero – Affiliate Marketing Training Bundle: This Affiliate Marketing Training Bundle was specifically created to help bloggers monetize their online presence (no matter what your blogging niche is) and get started with affiliate marketing – the right way. Use the discount code “TSA5OFF” and get $5 off.
Ana’s Affiliate Programs Masterlist: The secret to making money with affiliate marketing is to find the right affiliate programs to join in your niche and offers that your readers are going to love. Ana’s Affiliate Programs Masterlist has all the programs you’ll ever need! Use the discount code “TSA5OFF” and get $5 off.
Start A Mom Blog’s Income Journey EBook: Month by month details of what to do to make your income grow to thousands per month and how your email list to explode with 15K email subscribers.
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10 thoughts on “Helpful Resources & Tools For Bloggers – Grow Your Blog Today”
Very useful tips, these Vasantha.
So many resources here. Thanks for sharing, Vasantha!
Thank you for these excellent resource links. I am interested in the free course links. Have been looking for something like that.
Glad you liked the post. Will post one soon. Look for it!
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Thanks for this wonderful list. I also use a free stock video called https://Gifing.com where they offer tons of videos and Boomerang for social media! I really recommend it !
Will check it!