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Blogging Tools

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The Tools that I use and recommend my readers

Blogging Tools for growth

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1. Bluehost

Bluehost is the No.1 hosting provider for bloggers. You can start your blog with them at a price of $3.95/month.

They offer 24/7 support you can chat or call them.

Bluehost provides 1 free domain for a year if you go with SSL for free. SSL helps to secure your website from hackers.

Most beginners love Bluehost and  you can begin with Basic plan at just $3.95/month.

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2. Elegant Themes

This site is designed with Divi theme.

The Divi Theme is one of the best and easiest theme to use. Its drag and drop builder is super customizable!

It comes with pre-made layouts for quick building.With Divi theme you can get Bloom email opt-in and Monarch Social follow for free.

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The Monarch Follow Widget lets you display social follow buttons in any widget area on your site. You can add any number of Monarch widgets to your site.

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Bloom is an email opt-in plugin that was built to help you grow your email list. Bloom works by adding email opt-in forms to your website, each of which can connect to your email marketing or email newsletter software.

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Mailchimp is an All-In-One email marketing platform.

You can send emails to your subscribers. Activate automatic email series and automate the process.

Now Mailchimp offers landing page. This is completely free for 2500 subscribers. Which means if you are just starting then you can leverage this platform.

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WordPress Themes & Plugins

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Astra is an awesome WordPress theme that can be used for portfolios, blogs, businesses, and much more.

The free version is used on more than 200,000 websites.

This theme supports most of the page builders. Elementor is the best builder for this theme.

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Elementor  is a drag-and-drop page builder plugin for WordPress.

Elementor lets you create great looking blog posts and pages compared with the standard blog post templates that come with your WordPress theme.

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Rank Math is a WordPress SEO plugin and it is the best alternative of Yoast SEO Plugin.

This plugin is offering premium features as free.

Make sure to use this plugin to fire up your SEO game.

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Applications and Softwares that speedup my work

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Canva is a tool loaded with enough easy-to-use functionality to create a variety of engaging content that gets shared.

You can create Images for social media, Blog posts,animated gifs and much more. 

This is a great tool that helps you to create delightful freebies. Outstanding pdfs for presentations etc,.

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ProWritingAid is a premium grammar checker  for bloggers and business writers.  

It  helps  users eliminate grammar errors,  optimize words and edit and punctuation faster.

It aids in writing blog posts, books, an editor’s note, and all other contents.

This editing software is available via web browsers  on both Windows and Mac. It supports MS Word, Google Docs and, Scrivener.

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