Even for the most seasoned entrepreneur, choosing between all the tools and services available can seem like an impossible task. To help, I’ve gathered together my favourites to give you a list of resources to start with.
Adobe Creative Cloud is a design software subscription that is well worth the investment if you design often.
Adobe Kuler is an online tool that helps you choose a colour scheme based on preset options or custom choices.
Basecamp is a project management software perfect for communicating with your team and keeping projects on track.
Canva is a simple online tool that lets you create branded graphics and documents for use online and in print.
Code Academy is an online learning tool that teaches you how to read, write, and edit different coding languages.
Cyberduck is a quick and simple FTP client for connecting to your server to edit, download, and upload files.
Dreamhost is a web hosting service that offers reliable hosting, an affiliate program, and 24/7 support.
Dropbox is a service that lets you store and sync items online so you always have access to them across devices.
Evernote is a note taking software that you can use to create notes, notebooks, and sync across devices.
Firebug is a Firefox add on that lets you debug, investigate, and edit source code and styling in live websites.
Font Squirrel is an online resource that provides free fonts for commercial use and a kit generator for web use.
Google Analytics is a tool that tracks all the website info you need to know like traffic, audience, and much more.
Drive is a storage service that lets you store and edits documents and charts online and sync across devices.
Mailchimp is an email service that lets you build lists, schedule campaigns, and send out emails to your subscribers.
Pancake is a project management software that you lets you invoice, time track, talk to clients, and much more.
Preview is a tool that lets you edit images, schedule them to Instagram, and then reminds you when it’s time to post.
Sublime Text is a program for editing code that colours sections differently, and auto completes your markup.
Tailwind is a social media service that lets you schedule posts to Pinterest, and more recently, Instagram.
Toggl is an app and online tool that lets you track your time and productivity by task and project.
Tweetdeck is a Twitter tool that lets you view multiple tag or user feeds at once, and is helpful for quick chats.
Wordmark is an online service that lets you preview all your system fonts in customized text.
WordPress is a content management platform perfect for blogging, running a business, or building an empire online.
Wunderlist is a list making tool that lets you create lists, check of to dos and set reminders across devices.