Tools of the digital trade.

We thought it would be helpful to create a resource page that you can always come to for all of your digital marketing needs. Weíll add to it as we learn more, but youíll notice that in the future we will reference this page quite often. We recommend bookmarking it for your reference and convenience. Enjoy!


If you look at nothing else on this page, these are the five that you should know about. We find ourselves recommending these resources again and again, in emails and in person. We use them because they make our life easier, and we are confident youíll agree too.

   Big Santo is the most effective website platform for driving customers to buy and learn more about your business.  It does it all and runs 90% of our customer websites.

  WP Engine only host WordPress - great support and they know their stuff!  Speed up WordPress with their baked in CDN, super fast servers and amazing up-time.

  We love FreshBooks for invoicing, expense logging and time tracking. We recommend you give it a try with a free account, which only takes a few seconds to set up.

  Grasshopper is the best virtual phone system for entrepreneurs on the planet.  Grasshopper has truly saved the day and we're able to make our customers even happier!  We have nothing but love for Grasshopper.

  Selling physical goods?  We highly recommend Shopify - easily handles the details like taxes, live shipping rates and can even be connected to drop-shippers.


Dropbox - The easiest way to store, sync, and, share files online. Thereís no complicated interface to learn.

Google Apps - Create and share your work online including documents, spreadsheets, presentations, drawings, and forms.  Easy to use, intuitive, and you can even upload your own documents.

Evernote - Save your ideas, things you see, and things you like. Then find them all on any computer or device you use. For free!


MailChimp - Created to make email marketing easy.  You now have the power to create permission-based email newsletters, surveys, and autoresponders with ease.

AWeber - Create lasting customer relationships for you with email newsletters, autoresponders, RSS to email and other email marketing tools.


Formstack - Easily build powerful forms without any coding knowledge.  Just drag & drop the fields you need and create forms instantly.

Hootsuite - Need a way to manage all of your social media in one place? HootSuite is fantastic for dealing with all your accounts in one place.

SmugMug - Stunning photo websites for photographers with dozens of designs.

Thatís it. Donít get bogged down with all of the options. Keep it simple and sign up for these services, then spend your time and energy using them to earn more!


Please note: We are business partners with some of these programs, but thatís not why we recommend them. We recommend them because we actually use them. If you choose to use them as well, then we may receive a small commission for the referral.