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Digital Strategy School by Marie Poulin

DIGITAL STRATEGY SCHOOL

Evolve your business by moving from Designer to Digital Strategist. Build your expertise, confidence, and revenue by transforming your clients’ websites into more profitable ecosystems. Create more value for your clients and increase your own bottom line. In this online mentorship program, you’ll learn how to run a thriving business as a digital strategist.


Square Design Guild

SQUARE DESIGN GUILD

A community of designers, learning and growing while designing great Squarespace websites. We believe in community, education and showing the online community what is possible with a bit of ingenuity and thought to make our Squarespace sites, and businesses extraordinary. 


Process Masterclass

PROCESS MASTERCLASS

Learn a framework and core skills to help you improve your design process and thinking. Process is both a class and a resource to make you become a fucking badass. This class will help you learn a solid design process that top companies use, gain experience and insight from a mentor, connect with other designers, be more confident with your design decisions, and further your career as UI/UX designer.


Pinfinite Growth by Melyssa Griffin

PINFINITE GROWTH

Infinitely grow your traffic and email list with your new secret weapon: Pinterest. Pinfinite Growth is Melyssa Griffin's step-by-step course and community where she’ll teach you her highly effective Pinterest SYSTEM, so you can stop spinning on that hamster wheel and start growing your blog organically, authentically, and QUICKLY. Discover ALL the strategies I've taught to over 1,500 other Pinfinite Growth students -- strategies that will dramatically grow your traffic and email list, fast.

 

 


    Strengths Mastery: Strengths-Based Business Coaching by Joy Martinez

    STRENGTHS MASTERY 

    Six months of private strengths-based business coaching with coach Joy Martinez to help you create a strong business that leverages your strengths. Become a master of your strengths and your business.


    Creative Class by Paul Jarvis

    creative class

    In just 12, self-paced online lessons, you’ll learn the business of freelancing. Start to finish. From defining a niche to creating a killer portfolio to pricing your services, we’ll shine a light into every corner of your business and create a plan to make it better. It doesn’t matter if you’re just starting out or you’re ready to level up, you’ll learn how to earn more money, streamline your processes, and ultimately, put the freedom back in freelancing.


    E-Course Launch Formula with Kathryn Hocking

    e-course launch formula

    Leverage your time + energy. Amplify your impact. Unlock your true income potential. This course will show you how to create, launch and deliver your very own e-Course. From coming up with a profitable course idea, to presenting your program like a pro (as well as all the steps in between), you’ll have everything you need to make money, launch successfully, and bring your gifts to the world. All of which means increased freedom, income, and satisfaction.


    Skillshare - A Platform To Learn

    skillshare

    A platform to learn anything, from anyone. Learn creative skills in just 15 minutes a day with bite-sized lessons you can fit in anywhere. Watch classes on your own schedule, anytime, anywhere. Create projects and build a portfolio of work.


    Creative Live

    CREATIVE LIVE

    CreativeLive empowers you to unleash your potential by bringing the world’s greatest experts directly to you, live. Featuring workshops in photography, video, design, business, audio, music, crafting, and software training, CreativeLive unlocks previously closed doors by making dynamic education accessible to everyone.


    Team Treehouse - Learn Web Design Online

    TREEHOUSE

    Learn from over 1000 videos created by expert teachers on web design, coding, business, and much more. Our library is continually refreshed with the latest on web technology so you'll never fall behind.


    Udemy Online Learning Marketplace

    UDEMY

    The world’s online learning marketplace, where 10 million+ students are taking courses in everything from programming to yoga to photography–and much, much more. Each of our 40,000+ courses is taught by an expert instructor, and every course is available on-demand, so students can learn at their own pace, on their own time, and on any device.


     

    business tools

     
    Harvest App for Online Time Tracking, Invoicing, and Reporting. 

    Harvest

    Whether it’s from the web, your smartphone or another application, it’s never been so easy to track time. With a simple, intuitive interface, getting you and your team on board is fast and easy. Harvest’s powerful reporting gives you real-time access to keep your projects on time and on budget. Get the insight you need to estimate future projects, and ensure your business’s profitability. 

    Create and send invoices online, then accept payments online with PayPal, Stripe and more.


    Xero Accounting Software

    xero

    The online accounting software alternative to QuickBooks. Everything you need to run your business, beautifully. See all your bank balances, invoices, bills and expense claims at a glance and add new transactions with a click. Speed your invoicing while tracking sales and purchases. View and share interactive reports and budgets in real-time – no waiting until the end of the month.


    Wistia Video Hosting

    wistia

    Wistia provides professional video hosting with amazing viewer analytics, HD video delivery, and marketing tools to help understand your visitors. Secure and personalize your videos. Drive meaningful actions. Increase ROI. Join the 200,000 businesses that 

    use Wistia to host their videos.


    Basecamp Project Management

    basecamp

    Basecamp is a private, secure space online where people working together can organize and discuss everything they need to get a project done. See it, track it, discuss it, act on it. Tasks, discussions, deadlines, and files - everything’s predictably organized in Basecamp.


    Typeform - Customizable Forms

    typeform

    Goodbye forms. Hello typeforms. A beautiful way to interact with humans. Ask for anything: Information, insight, registration, payment, knowledge, and more. Typeforms have lots of customizable options, allowing you to pack them full of personality.


    Dropbox Online File Storage

    dropbox

    Dropbox works the way you do. Get to all your files from anywhere, on any device, and share them with anyone. Save files on your computer, then access them on your phone from the road. Everything you keep in Dropbox is synced automatically to all your devices. Send videos quickly, keep your photos safe, work on files together, and never lose a file again.


    Asana Project Management

    asana

    Move work forward. Asana is the easiest way for teams to track their work—and get results. Track projects from start to finish

    Responsibilities and next steps are clear, so you can shoot for the moon—and get there. See progress for any project without scheduling a status meeting or sending an email. Turn conversations into actionable tasks, so you can take the next step.


    ConvertKit Email Marketing

    convertkit

    Email marketing for professionals. Beautiful, responsive opt-in forms, intuitive drip email courses, and powerful marketing automation. Integrate with WordPress, Gumroad, your membership site, and more.


    Leadpages Landing Page Builder

    leadpages

    The #1 landing page builder. Leadpages generates leads and sales for your business on the web, in emails, via text messaging, and on social media. Meet the powerful tools that make it possible. Choose from hundreds of mobile-responsive landing page templates for every industry. Each one is designed to get more customers to join your email list, sign up for your event, or buy your products.


    Zapier - Automate Workflows

    zapier

    Connect your apps and automate workflows. Easy automation for busy people. Zapier moves info between your web apps automatically, so you can focus on your most important work. Link your web apps with a few clicks, so they can share data, pass info between your apps with workflows called Zaps, build processes faster and get more done—no code required.


    1Password

    1password

    1Password remembers all your passwords for you. Store all your passwords, PIN codes, documents, credit cards and more. Change weak or duplicate passwords to improve your online security. Save time on the web by signing in to accounts with a single click.


    Slack Messenger

    slack

    Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It's real time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams. Organize your team conversations in open channels. Make a channel for a project, a topic, a team, or anything—everyone has a transparent view of all that’s going on.


    Adobe Creative Cloud

    adobe creative cloud

    Creative Cloud gives you the world’s best creative apps — and they’re always up to date — so you can turn your brightest ideas into your greatest work across your desktop and mobile devices. 

    Creative Cloud gives you our entire collection of creative tools for your desktop, like Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Adobe Premiere Pro. Plus some really great mobile apps so you can create whatever you want wherever you are. And all your creative assets, including Adobe Stock, are always right where you need them.


    Boomerang For Gmail

    boomerang for gmail

    Boomerang adds scheduled sending and the easiest, most integrated email reminders to Gmail, helping you reach Inbox Zero. Boomerang for Gmail lets you take control of when you send and receive email messages.


    Calendly Scheduling

    calendly

    Simple, beautiful scheduling. Say goodbye to email tag for scheduling appointments, interviews, calls, demos and much more. 

    Eliminate email and phone tag. Get more done with time saved. Don't lose hot prospects to email or phone tag. Allow them to connect right away. Make it super easy for customers to connect with you.


    Gumroad

    gumroad

    Gumroad helps creators take control of their creative careers. An all-in-one solution to sell your work and grow your audience.


    skype

    Stay in touch with your clients and colleagues for free on Skype. Chat and call on desktop and mobile. Take collaboration to another level. Share screens and create together. Send photos and files of any size and keep the ideas flowing.


    screenflow

    ScreenFlow is a very polished screencasting application, which records just about anything and gives you a huge amount of editing options afterwards. ScreenFlow will record everything from your iSight camera to microphone audio or speaker audio enabling you to add crystal clear commentaries to your screencasts.


    TEACHABLE

    Create and Sell Online Courses. Teachable gives course creators everything they need to build engaging and profitable online courses. Your skills and experiences are valuable. Build a beautiful course website and control your branding, student data, and pricing all from one place.


    Trello Project Management

    TRELLO

    The project management platform that gives you a shared perspective. It’s high time you stopped digging through email correspondence. Communicate, upload files, add due dates, and view the progress of anything, all within a Trello board.


    Namecheap

    namecheap

    Namecheap provides hassle-free domains, web hosting, and SSL certificates. All of my domains are registered through Namecheap, and I highly recommend them.


    GRUM

    Post on Instagram from your computer! Scheduling your Instagram posts for a whole week is easy. Upload photos from your computer and they will be published in your Instagram account on the required day and at the right time. Post your content to as many accounts as you need at the same time. No need to log in and out of the Instagram app to switch accounts!


     

    creative resources

     

    creative market

    Creative Market is a platform for handcrafted, mousemade design content from independent creatives around the world. Ready-to-use design assets from 13,885 independent creators. Graphics, fonts, themes, photos and more, starting at $2! Learn, share, and connect with a community of like-minded creators.


    myfonts

    The world’s largest collection of fonts for print, products & screens. All the classics alongside hot new fonts.


    all the free stock

    AllTheFreeStock.com is a curated list of free stock images, audio and videos. Find all the best free stock images and videos in one place.


    death to the stock photo

    A photo & inspiration haven for creatives crushing their path. Free photos by email every month. We love helping creatives live their passion, and do more great work.


    You Work For Them - Fonts

    You Work For Them

    Download Creative Fonts, WebFonts and Stock Art. We are the original creative marketplace, online since 2001. YouWorkForThem's mission has been to be the world's best source for design resources.


    pochade color picker for mac

    Pochade easily allows you to select any color from your screen, save your collection of colors, and get the color value the way you want.


    STOCKSY

    Raising the bar—and the industry’s expectations—of stock photography. Stocksy is home to a highly curated collection of royalty-free stock photography that is beautiful, distinctive, and highly usable.


    LIGHTSTOCK

    Lightstock is a two-sided marketplace that collects, curates, and licenses stock content to the faith-based community. By offering stock content that can't be found anywhere else – our content helps break down the cheesy stereotype found in Christian media.


    ADOBE STOCK

    Millions of high-quality images and videos curated by Adobe. Search 50 million royalty-free, high-quality photos, videos, illustrations, and graphics. Pay per image or choose a subscription. Find the perfect photo or graphic to jump-start your next project and make it amazing.


     

    Disclosure:

    Some of the links above are “affiliate links.” I only recommend tools and products I love and find useful, and believe you will too!