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I help professionals position their services online to be noticeable, memorable & shareable.

Why Leadpages? Their platform is built with a single purpose... to turn visitors in to paying customers. Their training and guidance works in sync with what I'm educating, not to mention it's super easy to use.
Five programmes required to build a successful business online!
GoDaddy >  A Website Domain Name (eg.
A Professional Business Email >  G-Suite is Gmails Business Email platform, meaning it ends with
A Website Built For Conversion >  A platform built with a single purpose, to turn website visitors in to customers.
The Interaction Model >  Relationships = Interactions over time.
FreeAgent >  UK Accounting software simplified and in real time. No scary tax bills!

Course Creation: Once you have a successful business online, at some point you will reach capacity. Only then should you start to look at converting from a 'Done For You' service to a 'Done With You' or 'Do It Yourself' course.

Keyword Planner¬†>¬† Using the right keywords gets you in front of the right tribe‚Äč‚Äč!¬†-¬†Free
Google Trends >  Is your idea trending online? Plan when's best to market. - Free
‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčBuild A¬†Customer Persona¬†>¬† Understand your tribe and know how to approach them.¬†¬†-¬†Free
Plan Your Customers Journey >  Plan every step of the customer process and refine.  - Free
Answer The Public >  Discover What questions your tribe asks. Use this tool for Blog topics. - Free

Google Voice > A smart phone number. A Voice number works on smartphones and the web so you can place and receive calls from anywhere.
Google Analytics >  Find out who, where and How many people visit your website in real time.  - Free
Streak >  Manage Leads from your G-Suite account. - Option if you don't use Active Campaign CRM
Rebump >  Automated follow-up messages for G-Suite. Bump your emails to the top.
Termsfeed >  Software to generate legal Docs. Privacy Policy / T&Cs. - Free
Freelancer Rates¬†> ¬†A guide to the rates you should expect to be paying creatives.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆¬†-¬†Free
Stripe Payments¬†> ¬†Collect invoice payments via links embedded in emails.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Built¬†into FreeAgent¬†and Leadpages
GoCardless¬†> ¬†Collect recurring payments.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆- Built¬†into FreeAgent

Moments With Type >  A creative guide for using fonts on the web. - Free
Sessions With Type >  An experiment of type. Inspiration. - Free
Font Combinations >  A tool for pairing fonts. - Free
The Noun Project¬†>¬†¬†The worlds visual language, the most diverse collection of icons ever.¬†-¬†Free‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč
KernType¬†>¬† A kerning game.¬†What's your Score? Share with me on social.¬†-¬†Free‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč

My creative go to tool is the Adobe Creative Cloud, I appreciate these are professional tools that take time to learn, but the below are alternative useful shortcuts.
Toptal >  Website patters and texture background. - Free  (Example I used on the testimonials)
Adobe Stock Photo >  Signup or use for creative direction with your designer.
Image Compressor >  Compress and optimise your images Up to 90% file size reduction. - Free
Brands Of The World >¬† Download global brands logos in vector format.¬†-¬†Free¬† ūüôĆ

Animoto >  Simple video creation tool.
Temi >  Speech to text transcription service for your videos.
Epidemic >  Unlimited Music, Sound effects for your videos.
Vid IQ >  Grow your Youtube Channel. - Free Chrome Plugin
Tube Buddy >  Video Optimisation and Management. - Free Chrome Plugin

Website Grader > ¬†Grade¬†your site against key metrics.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Free‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč
Broken Link Checker >  Checks your website for Bad/Broken Links. - Free
Siteliner > ¬†Find Duplicate Content on your website.¬†‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Free
Google Page Speed Insights¬†> ¬†Make your web pages fast on all devices.¬†‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Free
HotJar >  Heat Mapping. The fast & visual way to understand your users.¬†> ¬†Tells you the owner of the website.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Free
Built With >  Find out what programmes websites are built in. - Free
HTML Conversion¬†> ¬†Convert text into HTML.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Free¬†
Web Capture >¬†¬†Full page website screen grab.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Free
To Text >  Strip Text from a Website. - Free

Dux-Soup >  Automatically view Linkedin prospect profiles, endorses their skills. - Free Chrome Plugin
Later >  Plan a month of Instagram posts in advance.- Free
Link Tree >  A popup to display multiple website links on Instagram.- Free
Adobe Spark Post > ¬†Create impactful social graphics fast and on brand.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč

Amazing outreach tools for when you know the company you want to work with.
Hunter >  Find email addresses in seconds and connect with the people that matter for your business.
Heepsy >  Search influencers to promote you. The best influencer search engine worldwide.

There is three ways to appear on page one: PPC / Local Directories / Organic (SEO)
SEO Quake >  Check any webpage for a selection of SEO parameters. - Free Chrome Plugin
SEOptimer > ¬†SEO Checker. Improve your website, rank better in Search Engines.‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Ä謆-¬†Free
Google My Business >  Business listing in Google Local Search Maps. - Free
Moz Local >  Check your local directory listings are consistent. - Free
Quora¬†>¬† Guest Blog!¬†More powerful than blogging on your own website starting out.¬†- Free‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč
SEM Rush >  SEO, PPC, content, social media and competitive research. 
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