I’ve compiled a list of awesome resources and tools for developers & freelancers.
These are tools that I use, should use, or can highly recommend :)
Bluehost is the top hosting provider with cheap rates, good support and a hassle-free process.
Read this article on how to get a FREE domain and how to setup hosting step-by-step in just a few
Thinkful is my top recommendation for learning how to code.
I’ve studied various courses through them and I was truly impressed. All SWD visitors get a massive exclusive discount on their courses here.
Mailerlite is the email marketing program I use and recommend to all my clients.
I find it to be perfect for what I need and more.
Email is SO IMPORTANT. View their FREE plan here.
DVLPR.io has awesome T-shirts and accessories for developers!
Worldwide shipping and amazing support.
Check their products at: DVLPR.io
Pavlok is a wearable device that helps you break bad habits and become more productive.
It has helped me so much!
Read more here: Pavlok.com
Sublime is a highly popular text editor to code your website.
It’s fast and has cool features.
Read more here: Sublimetext.com
Optimizepress is one of the top platforms to create landing pages, membership sites, course pages, marketing pages and more.
Read more here: Optimizepress.com
ColorZilla is an awesome color picker that I use very often.
Click on a color and it will display the color code.
View site here: ColorZilla.com
Pexels is a free stock photo site.
I love their images and use them all the time.
View site: Pexels.com
TinyPNG.com is a website for reducing image size.
It’s FREE, easy to use and I use them all the time.
View site: TinyPNG.com
Shopify is a platform to create eCommerce websites.
Everything you need and more to sell products and collect payments online.
View site: Shopify.com
Sumome is a must for every website!
Social sharing tools and more for free.
View site: Sumome.com
Pixlr is an online free alternative to Photoshop.
If you need to edit/design photos but can’t afford to pay for Photoshop, I recommend this.
View site: Pixlr.com
Freshbooks is a cloud-based accounting software for small businesses/freelancers.
Send invoices, track time and capture expenses.
View site: Freshbooks.com
Have some recommendations? Email me and I’ll review it.