Valuable Resources Rundown – August 2015 Issue
I shelved the resources posts late last year, but now I’m bringing them back, at least for now…
Do let me know what you like in these posts, and what not as much. Cheers!
Marketing & More
Draft – A superb new writer’s collaboration tool. For writers, you see. To write. 🙂
Rapidology – Leadpages open sourced a piece of opt-in goodness for WordPress. Totally FREE.
Thunderclap is a superb way to get people to pledge social support for whatever you’re promoting. Perfect for book launches, for instance. Just saw one get 1M+ mentions this way (!)
4 colors, 4 personality types – which one is your customer, and how do you approach them?
30 traffic tips – Veravo went all out to list ways of getting traffic… from 30 different experts
Privy – exit intent email popups… these things are making a comeback in different variations…
Technology & Software
WP Twin – clones your WordPress blog in 32 seconds flat. Backup & duplicate.. no more doing things over & over!
Grytics, Facebook group analytics… make better use of your groups!
Shopify storefront to sell products directly inside Facebook
Blab.im – A four-way live video chat (incidentally, you can also now do Periscope privately)
ActiveCampaign User Community – my favorite email marketing & automation platform got a new community
Productivity & More
Clean whiteboard photo – this is an almost-magic script that will clean up your messy photos of a whiteboard full of those gibberish scribblings. This is genius!
Holacracy – if you haven’t yet ‘got the religion’ about self-organizing organizations… check this out.
Warrior Coffee – If you’re tired of Bulletproof coffee or what have you… well, these funky Finns got you covered. Treat your inner hipster to some Warrior goodness!
And finally… something to feed your dreams… a boat worthy of James Bond’s retirement plans. 😉