Tool Recommendations

The Tools That Will Help You Run
Your Blogging Business

This is a simple list of the tools I use to manage my blogging business. Each tool listed below has been used by me personally and I can recommend them wholeheartedly.

Can’t live without ’em

The Essentials

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Notion

I manage my entire life using Notion. This amazing tool has been a god-send and helps me manage & organize my work properly.

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Google Drive

I use Google Docs to write my content and Google Sheets to manage all the websites I manage. It’s my daily driver tool.

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Grammarly

The best writing tool for bloggers. Grammarly helps me fix all spelling and grammar mistakes in my content. This is a MUST-HAVE tool.

Only The Best Ones!

SEO Tools

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Ahrefs

Ahrefs is an all-in-one SEO tool that has everything you’ll need to manage your website’s SEO and improve your rankings.

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Link Whisper

Link Whisper is a MUST-HAVE for anyone who’s serious about internal linking and wants to speed up the process.

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RankMath

RankMath is THE BEST WordPress SEO plugin out there. It can do everything for you and make your life a tad bit easy. 

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SEMRush

One of my favorite SEO tools for conducting keyword research, backlink analysis, spying on my competitors, & a lot more.

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KWFinder

KWFinder is perfect for finding long-tail keyword opportunities. I recommend this to anyone looking for an affordable KW research tool.

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SerpStat

SERPStat is a great affordable alternative to SEMRush and is ideal for rank tracking, backlink analysis, and SEO audits.

Simplify Your Life

Business Tools

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Cloudways

My recommended solution for the most reliable yet affordable cloud hosting for your websites. RankHox is powered by Cloudways.

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Cloudflare

I use Cloudflare on all my websites. It’s the best free CDN provider out there. If you run a blog, you MUST use Cloudflare.

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LastPass

This is my favorite password manager tool. It helps me save the passwords of god knows how many services and tools I’m subscribed to.

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QueText

QueText is the best plagiarism checker tool and it helps me check the content of my writing team I have for my blogs.

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Zoho Mail

Zoho Mail helps me set up custom email addresses for my websites with ease.

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AppSumo

AppSumo is my go-to place to find the best deals on tools. I’ve purchased several awesome tools from AppSumo.

Grow Your Blogging Business

Marketing Tools

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Affiliate Booster

I use the Affiliate Booster plugin on my affiliate niche sites to display products and boost conversions. And it keeps getting better with each update!

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CartFlows

CartFlows is an awesome WordPress plugin for creating sales and marketing funnels. It’s so simple and straightforward to use!

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AutoPilot

AutoPilot is the email marketing software I use to manage my email lists for RankHox and other blogs I run. It’s really good!

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SendFox

SendFox is a simple email marketing tool made for bloggers and small creators. It’s affordable and perfect for bloggers.

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Sendinblue

For email automation nerds like me, SendinBlue is a great tool that has everything and is affordable at the same time. 

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Podia

Podia is the best platform for hosting your own courses. It has all the features in it to help you manage and sell your course like a real pro!

Run Your blog like a Well-oiled machine

WordPress Plugins

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Pretty Links

This nifty plugin can shorten your affiliate links to make them more presentable & brandable.

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WP Rocket

WP Rocket is my favorite speed optimization plugin for WordPress. It can turn your slow site to blazing fast!

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Flying Pages

With this plugin, you can preload the internal pages of your website and load them instantly.

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Wordfence

WordFence is the best security plugin I’ve used. It’s really good at keeping your site secure.

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All-in-one WP Migration

Want to migrate your website to a new host? This plugin makes website migration a walk in the park!

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Novashare

Novashare is a great lightweight social media sharing plugin for WordPress. I use it on all my sites!

Make it look attractive!

Design & Customization Tools

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Astra Pro Theme

RankHox is powered by the Astra Pro theme which is fast, clean, and perfect for bloggers. It’s clean, lightweight, and fast!

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Kadence Blocks

RankHox is built entirely using the Gutenberg editor and this plugin is its backbone as it comes with a lot of blocks to let you design on Gutenberg.

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Elementor

My go-to page builder for designing every website. I use Elementor on a lot of my sites and also for my client projects.

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GeneratePress

GeneratePress is another great WordPress theme if you want speed and a beautiful design for your blog.

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StudioPress

Genesis Framework by StudioPress is a perfect starting point for anyone who wants a powerful theme for their blog.

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CloudApp

I use CloudApp to take beautiful screenshots for my content. The app also lets me edit the images quickly.

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Envato Elements

Envato Elements is a great marketplace place to find almost anything. Fonts, graphics, templates, you name it!

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Figma

I use Figma to design prototypes of my websites and also to design graphics for my blog.

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Webflow

Webflow is a powerful tool for building advanced websites. I’ve built my design portfolio using Webflow.

Super helpful!

Browser Extensions

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Email Hunter

This nifty extension lets you find the email address on any website. Very useful if you do a lot of email outreach.

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SEOQuake

This extension provides SEO metrics for any page along with many other useful tools.

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Wappalyzer

Find out the technology behind any website. You can check all the tools a website is using.

Detailed SEO Extension

With this extension, you can get insights into any website you’re on. Good for quick SEO analysis.

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WhatFont

Find out what font a website is using on its pages. Super useful to spot a font you like.

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ToDoist New Tab

It replaces your browser’s new tab page with a ToDoist page. Helpful for viewing tasks directly on your new tab.