Resources and Tools I Use for Publishing Successful Niche Websites

Tools and Resources

UPDATED December 3, 2018

While WordPress is dang good for building websites and it includes plenty of bells and whistles, it doesn’t quite do it all.

For additional design, functionality and of course content generation, I rely and use a fleet of various tools that primarily consist of software.

Here’s what I’m using these days.

Ad networks for monetizing niche sites:


Content sources: Content Development ProsHuman Proof Designs, WriterAccess, Textbroker and Textun

WordPress themes:

Pinterest and Instagram posting: Tailwind

Landing pages: Thrive Architect (Note that I do not use this for blog posts for reasons set out here.  Just sales pages and landing pages such as email sign up pages).

Poll and Quiz Surveys: Opinionstage

Title Testing in the SERPs: A/B Rankings

Amazon product tables: Table Labs

Amazon image embedding via API:  AMZ Image Plugin

Online course platform: Teachable

Stock photo sources: Shutterstock and iStockphoto

Ad management plugins:  Advanced Ads and Ad Inserter

Email autoresponder: AWeber

Email optin forms:  Thrive Leads

Email formatting software:

VA network for hiring VA’s:

Image customization:  Canva

Keyword research:

Recommended Courses:  My course, this course, these courses and this course. Read about all 7 of my favorite courses here.

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