Welcome to our resources section.I have curated a list of software tools & plugins which I strongly recommend for building and optimizing the online presence for your business.
I have tested and still use every resource available on this page. The tools available on this page are crucial to running a business nowadays and are also used on the Bizwebjournal website.
Before looking into the amazing resources on this page which I trust and recommend , an important disclosure.
We host all our websites with InMotionhosting. The servers are extremely fast and they have great support.They also offer a free SSL certificate.
All our websites, landing pages and opt-in forms are build with Thrive Architect. Have a look for yourself if you like our design. A Thrive Membership will give you an all in one Online Business Toolbox which includes nice themes, a content builder and lead generation tools.
Ahrefs is our favorite tool for keyword research, linkbuilding and many other on and ofpage SEO strategies
A good alternative if you want to manage your website SEO is SEMRUSH. This is a piece software you should consider to do the job. You can develop perfect content strategies, research keywords, backlink profile analysis and spy on your competitors.
If you use the WordPress CMS here are some plugins we recommend. They all have free versions available.
Akismet: This will prevent you from spam.
All In One WP Security: This will keep your website safe from hackers
Contact Form 7: Every website needs a contact form, this one is very stable and easy to use.
Duplicate Post: If you need to clone a page or post because you only need to make minor changes and use it over again this is a handy plugin.
Redirection: If you need to do a 301 redirect from an old to new page.
UpdraftPlus: This tool will create the backups of your website.
W3 Total Cache: This is one of many great caching plugins to optimize your pagespeed which is a very important ranking factor these days.
WP Revisions Limit: This plugin will limit the number of revisions that is stored in your database. I always set the limit to 3 max.
WP SEO Structured Data Schema: The best and easiest plugin to add your schema markup to your pages. A must have on every website.
WP Smush: This plugin will compress & resize all your images to keep your website speed at it's best.
Yoast SEO: This will give you the data on your on page SEO optimization and creates your sitemap for your website. Another must have plugin.
If you are looking for more tools which are not posted here make sure to check out the post we put together with 625 Marketing Tools.