RESOURCES & LINKS
Weebly – Bring your vision to life with the theme that’s right for you. Get your business online, start a blog or open an eCommerce store.
Google Domain - Every domain you buy or transfer to Google will include helpful features to make getting online easy and managing your domains simple.
GoDaddy – An all-in-one stop for your site. You can get a domain, hosting, and much more at a low price.
Blogger - Blogger is a great and free blogging platform to help you get started blogging.
Wordpress - The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine.
Wix - A leading cloud-based development platform with millions of users worldwide. Wix makes it easy for everyone to create a beautiful, professional web presence.
Etsy – A marketplace where people around the world connect, both online and offline, to make, sell and buy unique goods.
Etsy On Sale - If you sell on Etsy and would like to put your shop on sale without changing each product price by hand, then you should check out Etsy On Sale. This is a great Etsy tool that will allow you to put your whole shop on sale with ease. When you sign up you'll receive 5 free credits to help you get started.
Creative Market - A platform that is passionate for handcrafted, mousemade design content from independent creatives around the world.
Luvly Marketplace - A premium digital design marketplace, selling graphics, images and vectors. You can find everything from invitations to clip art to digital scrapbook designs.
Your Own Website - It's always good to have your own website just in case selling at a third party site doesn't work out. You can easily build your site on a DIY site builder or build a self-hosted site. Either way, you will be on the right track on building your business.
Social Media Tools
Around.io - We are on a mission to make life of online sellers easy by use of technology and automation. We believe in creating value by saving you time and improving your workflows.
Kit - Leave the marketing to your virtual marketer, and leave trying to learn marketing tools behind. By connecting your phone to Kit, you can text message to accomplish your marketing needs.
Dafont – Do you love fonts but just don't have the money to buy all of them? Try dafont.com for free fonts.
Myfonts – While there are many great free fonts, some just don’t compare to the ones that are made by the pros.
Pixlr – Don't want to shall out the high price for an editing program? Then don't. Pixlr is a great free site that allows you to edit photos and PSD files.
Canva –You can easily create designs and documents by using the drag-n-drop feature. Canva also offers professional layouts to help you design consistently stunning graphics.
PicMonkey – You can use creative tools for photo editing and graphic designs to create a spot-on brilliance image.
Creative Market - A digital market that is passionate about making beautiful designs simple and accessible to everyone.
Luvly Marketplace - A community not only focuses on buying and selling designs, but by growing and expanding design knowledge through workshops, classes and tutorials.
Words That Sell - This edition of the copywriting classic is packed with inspiration-on-demand for busy professionals.
More Words That Sell - This book is packed with 3,500 high-powered, idea-generating words, phrases, and slogans, arranged by category and purpose.
Phrases That Sell - With this book at your side you'll be able to enthusiastically tackle the most challenging copywriting tasks and eliminate that dreaded "writer's block."
The Handmade Entrepreneur - This book uses precise methods based on proven marketing techniques to set you above the competition.
The Beginner's Guide to SEO - This guide is designed to describe all areas of SEO—from finding the terms and phrases that generate traffic to your website, to making your site friendly to search engines, to building links and marketing the unique value of your site.
SEO Step-by-Step - A true beginner's guide based on years of experience but bang up to date for 2015/2016.