A brand is the set of expectations, memories, stories, and relationships that, taken together, account for a consumer’s decision to choose one product or service over another. Remember that!
So, tools and resources. Below, and just in case you need it (my disclaimer to), some of the following resources and best marketing tools I am affiliated with and will receive compensation for if you choose to use it, or them. Each one is marked clearly with the affiliate link.
There are many, many FREE TOOLS for your building, branding, and other marketing efforts online today, and the best you’ll find below.
However, I want to warn you of something briefly that affect all of us here, and from beginners to experts in our niches and that is the “shiny object syndrome!” Yes, S.O.S is the worst forming habit we all suffer from here as lifestyle entrepreneurs and online business owners.
Just so you know, you’ll never be completely rid of it, it will resurface from time to time, the only difference is, as you grow in your marketing knowledge and that of understanding your audience or customer base, you’ll find yourself not as easily sucked in to the latest greatest thing as often.
For now, however, listen to me now; “All you need to start with is below, there is nothing else you need once you get what you need here plus the coaching! And, if you wish, I’ll give you a special offer on that if you click here now.
So, with that, here are the tools you need to get started with, and the only ones you need today.
Here are some of my favorite tools that seriously have helped me and those I have coached and consult skyrocket our businesses online.
Content Management Systems.
WordPress. Click Here
I trust WordPress, and it is not only proven, but it is scalable as you and your business needs change over time. This can be loaded by me if you are in the coaching program or, simply via your Cpanel in your Hostgator account.
Shopify. Click Here
Shopify works. It comes with the power of a blog, plus all the developers you’d need for the apps to help you sell more product.
Hostgator. (affiliate) Click Here
Email Marketing Systems.
The only ones I totally trust, and personally, I’ve been with Aweber since day one.
Aweber. (affiliate) Click Here
List Building & Sales Funnel Software.
My favorite list building and sales funnel software… And yes, I love them in this order.
ClickFunnels. (affiliate) Click Here
Social Sharing Tools.
Social Warfare. (affiliate) Click Here
Important Social Platforms.
Of course, what platforms you need the most we will determine together through the coaching program, but here is a short list of where you should start.
Here are some of the voices I have followed and listened to for a decade, well, many of them. Each has helped me grow my own businesses online, and today, as friends, well, we are just that, friends.
Please bookmark them, and if you feel in necessary, subscribe to those you believe will help you as well.
Other Important Voices To Follow.
ProBlogger. Click Here
ProBlogger is all about inspiring, teaching and supporting bloggers from around the world to create blogs that not only serve their readers and make the world a better place – but which build income streams for the bloggers behind them.
Build Your Own Blog. Click Here
Whether your motive is to make more money or simply to have fun, setting up an attractive, professional-looking blog that matches your goals and personality is quite simple these days.
CopyBlogger. Click Here
Since January 2006, Copyblogger has been teaching people how to create killer online content. Not bland corporate crap created to fill up a company webpage. Valuable information that attracts attention, drives traffic and builds your business.
Shopify. Click Here
Whether you sell online, on social media, in-store, or out of the trunk of your car, Shopify has you covered.
Quu. Click Here
With more and more people using ad-blockers, Quuu Promote will promote your content without appearing as an ad or sponsored post.
Blogging From Paradise. Click Here
Blogging from Paradise – our community – is where you can learn to have fun blogging, to boost your blogging income, to generate more traffic and to actually enjoy the ride.
Buffer. Click Here
Actionable social media advice. Delivered daily.
Michael Hyatt. Click Here
Together with my team at Michael Hyatt & Company, I help overwhelmed high achievers win at work, succeed at life, and lead with confidence. I like to think I’ve lived that myself.
David Boozer. Click Here
I am a successful lifestyle entrepreneur, online business & internet marketing coach who provides vital training for those looking to build, brand, and grow their lifestyle business online…the right way, the first time. I currently reside in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with my lovely wife and five awesomely cool children. Oh, and Bigfoot lives in my backyard!
DavidBoozer.Com was created to help lifestyle entrepreneurs around the world to start, promote and grow their business online…
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