Tools and Resources

FOR GROWING YOUR BUSINESS

We are regularly asked for recommendations on different tools and resources available for blogging, airstream renovations and social media growth. As a result, we have put together a comprehensive list of recommended resources for each category. These are resources we’ve personally used. We will add to these lists as we come across new resources that we recommend.

BLOGGING PLATFORMS

We recommend installing WordPress as your blogging platform. For the past five years, we’ve not built a blog on any other platform. It is also the blogging platform of choice for many other successful bloggers.

Recommended Reading: How To Choose The Right Blogging Platform (coming soon)

HOSTING PLATFORMS

There are many hosting sites available to new bloggers. We currently use Go Daddy for hosting, because they have excellent customer service and are very reliable.

EMAIL MARKETING TOOLS

This tool is built from the ground up for bloggers. It is by far the best email marketing platform to use. Simple, efficient and inexpensive.

A powerful tool to create landing pages for your website or blog.

Recommended Reading: How To Use Leadpages (coming soon)

A tool to help you collect email addresses through a variety of popups, hello bars, welcome mats and other innovative tools.

Recommended Reading: How To Use Sumo Me (coming soon)

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING TOOLS

Both BoardBooster and Tailwind will help you grow your Pinterest traffic tremendously.

PHOTOGRAPHY + VLOGGING GEAR

Camera Lenses : Canon 24-70 ii, 50mm 1 .2, 100mm 2.8

Camera BagsOna Bags and Travel Camera Backpack

Card ReaderLexar Card Reader

DronePhantom 3 DJI

LightingDiva Ring Light

OUR AUDIO/PODCASTING TOOLS

Microphone StandMicrophone Desk Stand

Microphone Pop FilterPop Filter

Microphone PowerPhantom Power

Microphone Extension Cable15 Foot Cable