Handy websites & resources

Over time I have compiled this list of websites and resources that I have used and have found very useful.

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Last updated: 7th September 2017.


Social Media

  • Hootsuite – For scheduling social media.
  • TweetDeck – For scheduling social media.
  • Buffer – For scheduling social media.
  • XOMISSE Twitter Chat Calendar – Calendar specifying when Twitter chats take place.
  • SocialBro – For Twitter insights.
  • TweetChat – For following along with Twitter chats easily.
  • Share Tally – Shows you how many social shares a web page or blog post received.
  • Namechk – To check the availability of usernames.
  • Linktree – To add multiple links to your Instagram bio.


  • WorkFlowy – For creating organised lists.
  • Evernote – For creating digital notes and lists.
  • Google Docs – Create word processed documents, spreadsheets, forms and presentations for free online.
  • gumroad – For selling digital and physical goods.
  • Boomerang for Gmail -For scheduling emails.
  • MailChimp – For creating newsletters.
  • Bloglovin’ – For following your favourite blogs.
  • Trello – For project management (see how I use it to organise my blogging process).
  • Asana – For project management.
  • Skitch by Evernote – For easily taking and annotating screenshots (Evernote have discountinued support for Windows hence why you can’t download it from Evernote anymore.)
  • Calendly – For scheduling appointments

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