One on the most popular questions we get asked are about the ‘tools of the trade’

There is actually very little you need to get going.

Essentials are:


Who do I recommend for hosting, domains and autoresponders?

We use these ones:

Hosting: Hostgator

Autoresponder: Aweber

Other Tools We Use and Recommend are:

Keyword tool is at:

WordPress Themes:

WordPress Plugins:

  • SEO Smart Links (free)
  • Google Analyticator (free)

File Sharing: Dropbox (free)

Screen Capture Software:

Video Storage: Amazon s3

Video Streaming: Easy Video Player

Project Management: TeamworkPM

Password Management: 1Password

Shopping Cat & Affiliate Management Program: Nanacast

Payment Processors: Paypal

Recommended Browser Plugins:

Google Tools

Disclosure: I am affiliated with some of the products recommended and earn an income from my recommendations - generally enough for a cup of coffee.