021. Resources for Every Entrepreneur

Every entrepreneur needs extravagant accessories to turn your passions into paychecks.

Don’t worry I’ve hand-selected tools to help you bring your dreams to fruition every step along the way. These are tools and resources I am currently using, have used, or which come highly recommended by other entrepreneurs whom consumer experiences I value. The resource provide are provided solely with the intent to be conducive to increasing your entrepreneurial scope. Therefore, let your soul guide you and follow your intuition to elect which tools are best for you.

Website & Hosting

Joomla – Joomla is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) for publishing web content, which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available.

Wordpress – WordPress is an online, open source website creation tool written in PHP. But in non-geek speak, it's probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system (or CMS) in existence today.

Wix – Wix.com is a cloud-based web development platform that allows users to create HTML5 web sites and mobile sites through the use of their online drag and drop tools.

Shopify – Shopify is a complete ecommerce solution that allows you to set up an online store to sell your goods. It lets you organize your products, customize your storefront, accept credit card payments, track and respond to orders — all with a few clicks of the mouse.

GoDaddy – GoDaddy is a publicly traded Internet domain registrar and web hosting company. Get a custom web address that allows you to take control of your online identity by directing visitors to any site. The awesome thing about GoDaddy is it offers $1 domains.

Strikingly – Strikingly brings beautiful mobile websites to everyone. What's so special about a Strikingly site? Simplicity, clarity, and accessibility. The mobile age is upon us, and having a mobile-optimized website is more important than ever. Strikingly makes creating a straightforward, simple website very simple.

SumoMe – SumoMe is a suite of free tools that can be used to grow your website's traffic. The SumoMe tools are easy to install and work on any website. Some of its free tools include: Scroll Box, Image Sharer, and Highlighter.

BlueHost – Bluehost is a web hosting company. Its revolutionary Cloud solution is powerful, simple to install, and surprisingly affordable.

Elegant Themes – Elegant Themes offers amazingly beautiful Premium WordPress Themes coupled with advanced functionality and awesome support. Their themes are easy to customize and you get access to tons of awesome themes for one flat fee.

Graphic Content Curation

Death to the Stock Photo – Death to the Stock Photo is an organization created by two photographers tired of seeing the same old stock photos. As a subscriber you receive new refreshing images delivered monthly directly to your inbox. For premium access you can access all of their archived photos.

DepositPhotos – Deposit Photos is a photobank with a large variety of stock photos, vectors, and videos for an affordable price, great for instances when you have a specific image in mind.

Canva – Canva is a tool loaded with enough easy-to-use features and functionality that anyone can create a variety of engaging content that gets shared. You can easily create beautiful designs and documents.

Afterlight – Afterlight is the perfect image editing mobile app for quick and straight forward editing. Our simple design, paired with powerful and snappy tools, will give you the look you want in seconds.

Pixlr – Pixlr is a robust browser photo editor, for all your editing needs offering you full control over your images, including layers and effects. Pixlr includes a number of photo editors, a screen grabber browser extension, and a photo sharing service. The suite was intended for non-professionals, however the apps range from simple to advanced photo editing.

PicMonkey – PicMonkey is a free photo editor that works in your browser — nothing to download or install. Fix your photos and add beautiful filters and text. Touch up facial features or create outstanding graphics. Ridiculously easy, staggeringly gorgeous.

99Designs – Looking for an affordable designer to create your logo, website or book cover? 99 Designs allows you to host a graphic design competition to pick the best designer to complete your project.

PosterMyWall – Poster My Wall is a free online poster and collage maker. It is really easy to make posters using professionally designed, high quality backgrounds which users can customize with their own photos and captions. For a small fee you can access premium photos and existing posters.