RESOURCES & REFS

Every Resources & Refs link ever all in one place.

  1. 12 Powerful Secrets of Entrepreneurs Who Made $32.9 Million With Online Courses

  2. Tips on how to grow a $100k biz

  3. The 2019 SEO Services Report

  4. 7 Google Analytics Reports That Show How Your Blog is Really Performing

  5. Brian Dean's skyscraper technique

  6. Hotjar- stalk your website’s user behavior

  7. Member Site Academy

  8. Twitter URL Search- see who shared a URL and ask them to share yours

  9. Entrepreneur on Fire podcast

  10. EOFire income reports

  11. Smart Passive Income income reports

  12. Social Media Marketing Industry Report

  13. Think Media- the best gear for your channel

  14. VidIQ- helps you track your ranking

  15. ProfitWell- free content on pricing

  16. Win Without Pitching

  17. Hubspot- good example of freemium to paid with tons of upgrades

  18. Exit Intelligence- exit popups with changing offers

  19. Canva- create free infographics, design cheat sheets or checklists

  20. 5 Skills EVERY YouTuber Needs

  21. NPS- net promoter score

  22. AskNicely.com- get customer feedback

  23. Qualaroo- automate user research

  24. SurveyMonkey- easy survey tool

  25. Typeform- pretty (and also easy) survey tool

  26. Meetup.com- set up alerts for local events

  27. Pitch it Perfect- Julie Solomon's pitching course

  28. Rafflecopter- giveaway software  

  29. A Beginner's Guide to Retargeting Ads

  30. The Best Free Video Chat Options

  31. Nacho Analytics- stalk your competitors analytics

  32. Adbeat- see how your competitors ads are doing

  33. Storytelling example via Casey Neistat

  34. 21 Sites With FREE Stock Photos

  35. Typeform- online quiz maker

  36. Bounce Exchange- marketing tool

  37. Exit Intelligence- popups are managed for you (including your desired conversion rate)

  38. 1K Projects- scarf up someone's abandoned project dirt cheap

  39. How to price your products

  40. 19 Closing Phrases to Seal a Sales Deal

  41. How to Make Money While You Sleep With Affiliate Marketing

  42. Jobs at Problogger- find freelancers

  43. Fiverr- more freelancers

  44. Upwork- even more freelancers

  45. How Much Should I Pay a Freelance Writer

  46. Sunny Lenarduzzi's hot script formula- keep people watching your videos (or reading your posts) longer

  47. 8 Steps to Increase Your Instagram Engagement

  48. 10 (almost) Effortless Ways to Increase Facebook Engagement

  49. 5 Quick Tips to Increase YouTube Engagement

  50. Fambebit- sponsorship network

  51. How to Get Started with Brand Deals on YouTube

  52. How Much Do YouTubers Get Paid for Brand Deals?

  53. Traffic and Conversion Summit - conference

  54. Affiliate Summit - conference

  55. Affiliate World - conference

  56. SMX Advanced - conference

  57. CXL Live - conference

  58. Sprout Social- schedule posts

  59. Buffer- manage all social media accounts in one spot

  60. Agorapulse- social media management

  61. Coschedule- map out content from draft to social share

  62. A Ridiculously Simple Instagram Strategy for 2019

  63. 7 Ways to Land Sponsors and Brand Deals

  64. Popup Ally- create exit popups

  65. ScheduleOnce- schedule calls with those leads from #1

  66. Zapier- store the FB emails you've collected in Google sheets

  67. Blog Title Generator

  68. 4 Rich Snippets Plugins

  69. Google Suggest- find keywords

  70. Keyword Tool- find more keywords

  71. KWfinder- find even more keywords

  72. Ubersuggest- you guessed it... more keywords

  73. Content re-usage framework

  74. Google Finance- stalk what other companies in your space are worth

  75. trackable link

  76. joint video or webinar

  77. The Copy Cure by Marie Forleo

  78. How to Write Customer-Centric Copy

  79. Why Your Copy Shouldn't Be About You

  80. How to Create Viral Content

  81. How to 100x the Effectiveness of Your Next Blog Post

  82. How to Get 500 Email Subscribers

  83. Brian Tracy

  84. Goals Mastery Course

  85. ConversionXL- how to optimize your content

  86. Conversion Rate Experts- how to optimize your content

  87. Quick Sprout- blog about CRO

  88. Neil Patel- SEO/CRO blog

  89. Google Conversion Optimizer

  90. How to Attract Your Ideal Audience

  91. Free PR Tips

  92. Privy- create custom popups to capture email addresses

  93. Mobile Monkey- Facebook messenger marketing tool

  94. OneSignal- create web push notifications

  95. Optimizely- split testing tool

  96. 6 Awesome Tools for Running a Contest

  97. Customer.io- send emails based on actions your customers take

  98. Vero- email people who haven't activated their account yet

  99. Constant Contact- another newsletter service

  100. Copy Hackers- make sure your emails are well written

  101. Qualaroo- analyze the feedback you're getting from readers

  102. Google Word Cloud- find words repeated most in your audience's responses

  103. Google Keyword Planner

  104. Open Site Explorer- shows the number of links your competitors already have on search terms

  105. Google Trends- see how your keywords are doing

  106. Clicky- see what terms people are using before they land on your site

  107. Alexa- see how many views your peers get from search

  108. Upwork- hire freelancers

  109. Fiverr- more freelancers

  110. Freelancer- even more freelancers

  111. Subscribers.com- web push notifications

  112. Manhattan Media- find unused ad space

  113. Novus Media- another option to find unused ad space

  114. Boss YouTube Channel Checklist

  115. How to YouTube live

  116. MixRank- see what your peers are doing with their ads

  117. Adbeat- another way to see what your peers are doing

  118. Alexa- how your peers sites are doing

  119. Quantcast- see who visits the sites that feature your competition's ads

  120. Outbrain- content distribution network

  121. Sharethrough- makes your content look native on big sites like Forbes

  122. 3-Month SEO Plan

  123. YouTube for Entrepreneurs

  124. 0-100,000 YouTube subscribers

  125. SurveyMonkey- easy way to ask people what they want from you

  126. Boss YouTube Channel Checklist

  127. Google Analytics URL Builder

  128. Price Intelligently- get your subscription pricing right

  129. Google Conversion Optimizer- automatically adjusts ads to perform better

  130. Zero to Influence YouTube Bootcamp

  131. User-generated content ideas

  132. How to hire a PR firm

  133. Angel List- find interns here

  134. HARO- connect with reporters who need expert contributors

  135. KingSumo- giveaway tool

  136. Crazyegg- optimize for revenue not just conversion rates

  137. Optimizely- see how your stuff is selling

  138. VWO- A/B testing platform

  139. VidIQ- stalk your niche and competitors for keywords

  140. Feedly- marketing blogs in one feed

  141. Quick Sprout- website optimization

  142. Nuzzel- trending news in your industry

  143. BuzzSumo- find what's trending in your niche

  144. AHRefs- research your competitors

  145. What Runs Where- stalk ad campaigns

  146. Coschedule- map out and schedule content

  147. Sweet Process- document your process

  148. Buffer- social media manager

  149. MeetEdgar- social post scheduler

  150. Screaming Frog Spider- SEO tool that audits content for you

  151. Click Flow- optimize organic click-thru rates

  152. SingleGrain- marketing tool giveaway

  153. Google Search Console- see how your content is performing

  154. Mailchimp- email newsletter service (free up to 2,000 subscribers)

  155. Mobilemonkey- help with FB messenger bots

  156. Facebook chat- like an RSS feed in messenger

  157. Retargeting- not cheap, but it works

  158. Asana- content calendar with goal tracking

  159. Rise of the Youpreneur by Chris Ducker

  160. Youpreneur Summit - conference

  161. MixPanel- analyze user journeys

  162. GrowthHackers North Star- software to help you grow based on test results

  163. Tapfiliate- affiliate marketing program

  164. HasOffers- affiliate marketing program

  165. Get Ambassador- referral program software

  166. ConvertKit- email newsletter program

  167. Hubspot- they'll lead score for you + software to help you consolidate and grow

  168. SEMRush- marketing tools

  169. Alexa- stalk your lead's web traffic

  170. ClearBit- analyzes your lead's company for you

  171. MadKudu- analyzes the actions leads have taken on your site

  172. Drip- email service provider

  173. Intercom- messenger bot products

  174. LinkedIn Autofill- get lots of info on your lead based on their LinkedIn profile

  175. Click to Tweet- literally does what it says.

  176. Referral Candy- invite people to share your stuff to grow your network

  177. Invite Referrals- encourage people to share your content

  178. Slack- team communication tool

  179. Planoly- Instagram planner

  180. Influencer Podcast Facebook Group

  181. Free Guide to Productivity

  182. Open Graph- change meta descriptions for social media (you can do it in Yoast)

  183. Kickstarter- create crowd funding campaigns to help you get started

  184. One Signal- push notification software to make your posts pop up in peoples' browsers

  185. HelloBar- email opt-in box for your blog

  186. SumoMe- tools to automate your site growth

  187. OptinMonster- email list growth tool

  188. Income Store- business buyer

  189. FE International- how to buy/sell a business

  190. Buy Biz Sell- find businesses for sale

  191. Flippa- find online businesses for sale

  192. Empire Flipper- buy/sell online businesses

  193. Uber Suggest- find keywords for your tags

  194. Segment- integration tool

  195. AdWeek- see what other brands are doing with their ads to get ideas for yours

  196. How to Start a Blog

  197. Headline formulas

  198. Subscribers.com- web push notifications

  199. ProBlogger- job board for writers

  200. Google Page Speed- check your page speed

  201. PingDom- check your website performance

  202. Optimizely - optimize your content

  203. Visual Website Optimizer - optimize your content

  204. Unbounce - optimize your content

  205. Mixpanel - optimize your content

  206. Chartbeat - optimize your content

  207. 5 Best Wordpress Plugins

  208. Calculate the lifetime value (LTV) of your customers

  209. The Bucketlist Bombshells

  210. Build Your List with YouTube

  211. Patreon- allow people to pay a membership fee for your MVP

  212. MVP Creation Cheatsheet

  213. PowerPoint or KeyNote- build mini courses to give away

  214. How to Stop Making Excuses

  215. Know When You're Making Bad Excuses

  216. How to Know If You're Making Excuses or Thinking Clearly

  217. 10 Ways to Stop Making Excuses

  218. 7 Steps for Getting What You Want

  219. Promo prep plan & checklist

  220. How to make money as an affiliate marketer

  221. Chart Goals to Create a Roadmap to Success

  222. 4 Science-Backed Goal Setting Strategies

  223. Click Flow- optimize organic click-thru rates

  224. How to Advertise on Facebook

  225. Facebook Ad Tips by Rick Mulready

  226. Promo prep plan & checklist

  227. How to make money as an affiliate marketer

  228. FREE List-Building Masterclass

  229. FREE Avatar Worksheet

  230. How to Create Your ICA to Attract New Customers

  231. Follow your gut research

  232. 4 Ways to Get Advertisers on Your Site

  233. 13 Reasons Why Blog Ads Suck

  234. The Value of Time

  235. Fiverr- hire freelancers for even the smallest of tasks

  236. How to 100x Your Subscriber Base & Double Your Revenue

  237. GTmetrix- see how fast your site is

  238. Free Marketing Giveaways

  239. 10 Ways to Earn or Build Backlinks

  240. Influencer Fee- calculate what a sponsored IG post is worth

  241. How Speakers Can Grow Their Email List

  242. Bob Proctor

  243. How to Do a Webinar

  244. How to Monetize Your Webinars

  245. Gravy- failed payment collectors

  246. Facebook group qualifying questions

  247. Net Promoter Score (NPS)- tells what people think of your product. Aim for 60 or higher.

  248. Work Backwards to Set Great Business Goals

  249. Quant-Based Marketing: Reverse Engineering Marketing Success

  250. Jim Cathcart

  251. Find Opportunities to Disrupt Any Industry in 20 Minutes

  252. The Secret to Finding Your Passion

  253. 1,000 True Fans

  254. Moz Beginner’s Guide to SEO

  255. Sprout Social- schedule posts

  256. Buffer- manage all social media accounts in one spot

  257. Agorapulse- social media management

  258. Coschedule- map out content from draft to social share

  259. Create & Cultivate - conference

  260. Babes in Business - meet ups

  261. BlogHer- conference

  262. Social Media Marketing World - conference