Go-To Tools List

All my favourite social media and otherwise “geeky” resources in one place! Just click on a name to be taken to the site. Please note, some of these links are affiliate links. If you use them and purchase the product, I may receive a small referral fee.

Social Media Quizzes

Twitter Tools

Facebook Tools

  • Facebook Grid Image Checker – this tool helps you see if you have too much text on your image. For use with Facebook advertisements.
  • Facebook overlay tool – similar to the grid image checker, this one from Facebook simply tells you if your image is good to go.
  • Facebook Debugger – If Facebook isn’t pulling the right image from your blog, this tool can scrape a new image for you.
  • Create a New Facebook Page – Be sure you are already logged in to your personal Facebook account.

Social Media Management Tools

  • Hootsuite
  • Social Oomph
  • Buffer – Now manages Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn
  • IFTTT – (If This Then That) Great for helping with some types of auto-posting. I use this to post to my accounts when my blog is updated.
  • Zapier – Similar to IFTTT, but has many more integrations to choose from. I have a paid account and use it mostly to send automagic email reminders based on events in my Google calendar.
  • Hey Orca – a great tool for getting pre-approval of your content when working with agencies
  • Meet Edgar – a robust recycling tool for your evergreen content. Perfect for affiliate marketers. Helps you repost the same types of messages in less time.
  • SocialJukeBox (AFF) (formerly TweetJukeBox) a robust recycling tool for your evergreen content. Perfect for affiliate marketers. Helps you repost the same types of messages in less time.
  • Social Warfare (Aff) – WordPress Plugin allows you to have more control over social sharing of your content.
  • Revive Old Post (Aff) – automated sharing of your evergreen blog content
  • Lead Pages – Create quick and beautiful landing pages for your lead magnets.

Design Programs/Sites

Instagram Tools

  • Schedugram – Scheduling for Instagram
  • Latergram.me – Scheduling for Instagram
  • Photo Repost – There are NUMEROUS versions, all accomplish the same thing, sharing another person’s Instagram post on your feed.
  • Instaquote/Wordswag  / Over – allow you to easily add text to a graphic
  • Iconosquare – Instagram analytics and searching
  • Onlypult
  • Candy Camera (Android) – seriously ladies, this has the best beauty filters I’ve seen!

Live Streaming

Video

General Business Apps

  • MileIQ (phone app) – Tindr for your business mileage. Swipe right and it counts towards business!
  • SecureSafe (Android) – helps me keep track of my passwords
  • Sync (Aff) – Cloud storage
  • Focus@Will (Aff) – Music for productivity
  • Quuu Promote (aff) – Amplify your blog posts