This month we’ll be featuring a series of shorter talks of about five-ten minutes each. We’ll showcase a variety of tools that can help improve your sites and businesses, with the hope that everyone will walk away with something new to try!
Kara Franco – Hemingway Editor
A web and desktop writing app intended to help improve your writing
Irina Blumenfeld – GTmetrix
GTmetrix gives you insight on how well your site loads and provides actionable recommendations on how to optimize it.
Sandy Edwards – ManageWP
Manage multiple WordPress websites from one dashboard. Schedule backups, migrate WordPress website, automate updates, monitor website traffic and SEO.
Lindsey Soucie – Canva
Use Canva’s drag-and-drop feature and layouts to design, share and print business cards, logos, presentations and more.
Jean Perpillant – Free High Quality Photographs and Graphics
When working on a project, you sometimes need to use graphics and images as placeholders to get a good idea on how your designs and layouts will work. For those who need high quality photographs and graphics the following links will also be great for you as well.
- Freepik https://www.freepik.com/ (search/sort by free resources)
- Softicons – http://www.softicons.com/free-icons
- Pexels – https://www.pexels.com/ (photos and video)
- Pixabay – https://pixabay.com/ (photos and video)
- Videvo – https://www.videvo.net (photos, video, music, and more)
- StockSnap – https://stocksnap.io/
David Wolfpaw – Trello
Trello is an easy to use and powerful project management tool. The addition of Butler for Trello earlier this year has made it even more powerful!