Business Resources

#allthethings

Tools and resources I use and recommend to optimize your empire

The Freebies

An at-at-glance reference to help you develop and design your business branding.

A step-by-step process for designing Facebook Ads so that you can generate more leads.

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Business Tools

Find a domain name and secure it at an affordable price

Fast, reliable shared hosting and excellent customer service 24/7.

The most full-featured free WordPress theme available.

Easily design web pages that rep your personality and your brand.

Generate leads with personality quizzes, polls and giveaways plus integrate with major email marketing platforms to automate your list building.

Create gorgeous emails and workflows that are in-line with your brand. Oh, and there’s no need for coding. Plus and unlimited subscribers.

Create custom pop-ups like banners or full page pop-ups and have the option to control when and where your pop-ups appear and who sees them.

Awesome social media scheduler and viral sweepstakes features? Can you say oh yeah! Use Promo code BTLG for up to 20% off any paid plan.

It’s important to provide captions for the hearing impaired but it can be a lot of work to transcribe your video and audio content. Happy Scribe makes it easy and customizable.

A professional “branded” email address is essential for communication. Google Workspace give you access to email, drive storage and google productivity apps.

With Sendspark, I can record my screen for tutorials or explain something quickly with a visual. You’ll like how easy it is to use + the option to allow watchers to record a response.

The Onestream platform allows me to go live to multiple platforms or even schedule pre-recorded video as live streams with ease. What’s more, they have a great free trial! 

Rytr is a writing assistant that helps you generate high-quality content for blogs, ads, emails, social media, and more, in just a few minutes, buh-bye flashing cursor.

Dubsado is a complete game-changer for any business that needs client relationship mangement and beautiful invoices, contracts, proofs, proposals and more.

ClickUp is an excellent tool for project management. There are a lot of features that allow me to adapt each dashboard to suite each client’s needs and help me manage my biz.

Creative Cloud gives you access to the full line of Adobe’s industry-level creative products so you can fulfill all your graphic needs from logos to graphics to e-books and beyond.

Screencast-o-matic is great for more robust recording all for less than a $20 annual subscription.

If you’re looking for mockups or graphic templates, check out the Envato Elements membership.

She Bold Stock  is the place to go for feminine styled stock photos often featuring women of color.

CreateHER stock has a wide array of lifestyle photos of people of color. Get the freebies here.

BUSINESS RESOURCES

Products I Use

Digital Graphic Drawing Tablet allows for natural creative control while you do your digital edits, designs and illustrations.

Extended Large Gaming Mouse Pad with all the space you need to place your keyboard and your tablet, and roll your mouse around.

A treadmill desk is a great way to be productive and stay active for a healthy and balanced work session. Hello, 10,000 steps!

Selfie Ring Light with Tripod Stand & Cell Phone Holder is the total set up for hands-free live streaming and recording webinars and tutorials.

Wireless Solar Keyboard Wireless Mouse quiet keys, slim design, great responsive mouse and solar powered keyboard. #loveit

 Big and Tall Executive Office Desk Chair is an awesome plus-size ergonomic chair great for lengthy sit down work sessions.  

This Blue Yeti Mic provides quality sound for your videos, podcasts and tutorials. It’s as simple as plug and play.

Blue light blocking lenses are a must for me! All of the fun glasses I wear are from Firmoo. Check out their BOGO free deals here .