Building a website that suits your needs takes a bit of time and resources. If you need additional customizations and tools, check out these options we’ve tried ourselves and believe could help you on your journey!
WordPress (and other content Software) comes with a ton of options when it comes to basic themes.
However, unless you have a lot of cash to spend on professional design (programming), you should check out the web’s most popular source of customized themes. You’ll find any sort of theme relating, but not limited to:
- Blogging Categories (Yoga, Motherhood, Technology, and more!)
- and thousands more!
Envato Marketplace, which owns Themeforest also operates the largest premium plugin database. Add-on additional customizations for a price, including new features on your website that could help bring more usability and business! For example, you can add your own Newsletter Service built within WordPress for Just $55!
Like Themeforest and Codecanyon, Mojo Marketplace is another popular destination for those looking to beef up their website with customizations. Though not as large a collection as ThemeForest, you’ll still be able to find themes and plugins within this marketplace!
Ever notice when Netflix, PlayStation, or your own Hosting site is down for servicing? Check out Down Detector to find out if there are issues and find out when they’ll likely restore it!
If you operate a WordPress site, you’ll need people to see it quickly, and efficiently. After all, if your website takes a long time to load, people will exit the website or not even look at it! This affects SEO too, so Google takes note of this!
WP Rocket is a service that allows you to Clear the Cache your website and help it load quickly. By enabling additional features you may enhance speed and even your SEO score!
Spam is just another part of life when it comes to Blogging and content building. Jetpack is widely regarded as an essential plugin for WordPress because it comes with basic Spam blocking and even Daily Backups (premium option).
Need a new logo? Need help with Social Media? These are things you may have to consider, but not have the budget for. Fiverr is a place where you can order Graphics and Social Media work within a few clicks and for less than $10. You may also find additional services like:
- $10 Voiceover from a Radio DJ
- $100 Press Release Broadcasted to 100+ Sources
Grammarly is a premium service, that will check your blog posts, emails, or documents for grammatical errors. We’ve found that it’s useful if you are a blogger or writer for sure. It’ll check for punctuation, spelling, points of view, and many more aspects of the problematic English language.
Need an email newsletter service to keep in contact with your fellow subscribers? Many bloggers and marketers miss this part of the business. For those who don’t realize, email marketing will help keep a customer’s interest and keep them updated. Plus, who doesn’t check their email all the time?