A curated list of our favorite tools, just for you. We love to share what we know, and these resources are what you ask about the most, and the ones we use + love the most.

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Let us know how these resources + tools work for you; we’d truly love to know!

Check out the list of business tools Bluchic uses to run the business + get it as handy PDF!

Business Tools

Our favorite hosting provider! They have reliable service and affordable plans from as low as $2.95/month. You also receive a free domain when you purchase your hosting.
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This eCommerce platform makes it easy for us to sell digital products and handle our affiliate program. It has amazing features such as upsell, cart abandonments, and more.
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Our email marketing service. MailerLite is easy to use and robust as ConvertKit , but not as costly. And, it seamlessly integrates with our shopping cart - SendOwl.
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Nothing’s better for understanding the data behind your website. To keep it simple we recommend creating a Google Data Studio dashboard to see everything at a glance, beautifully.
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The best project management system. We use this to keep us organized, on schedule with our tasks like editorial calendar + launches, and to communicate as a team.
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A helpful (and free!) tool for screen recording + sending videos. Great to use when collaborating with others and you’d just prefer to leave a video memo instead of writing out all your thoughts.
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We love this essential resource for all kinds of creative wares from stock photos, fonts, graphics, etc. It’s a treasure trove of digital goods you can use on your website, social media, and emails.

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Social Media Scheduling

This Pinterest scheduling tool saves us so much time! We use it to schedule our pins in bulk and it will automatically pin them to the boards we want them shared to on schedule. Tailwind also analyzes our best pinning times.
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We use this to repin our own Pinterest pins automatically on a loop. It can also help you clean up your boards. Using this tool has given us so much more traffic to our site!
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Our tool of choice for pre-planning our Instagram. Includes a grid preview, lots of scheduling options, plus plenty of inspiration to help you up your Instagram game.
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We use this to schedule social media post and automatically re-share all our evergreen content on Twitter and Facebook, which drives a good bit of traffic back to our site.
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Stock Photography

The original styled stock resource and our number one go-to whenever we need to update our Bluchic website images. Their images are extremely high quality.
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If you look around this stock resource you might see some familiar photos...we use these for all of our demo themes!
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We love these photos for our social media, especially Instagram. We love them so much that we collaborate with Elle to include a bundle of 10 exclusive photos from Styled Stock Society in our Canva templates!
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WordPress Plugins

The #1 Tool for making the most of your SEO on WordPress. If you have a website, you need this plugin. Plus, they have lots of tutorials to teach you how to use it well.
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This plugin adds beautiful, fast social share buttons to your site. We’re using the premium version and love everything about it! It also has click-to-tweet feature you can add to blog posts.
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The drag and drop form builder makes it easy and allows us to create beautiful contact forms in minutes. It’s also 100% mobile responsive.
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Backing up your site—at least weekly— is essential. This tool is easy to use and allows you to schedule a complete WordPress backup that runs automatically. We highly recommend it.
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If you’re on shared hosting (almost all of our users are), caching your site is essential for keeping it running smoothly. This simple plugin makes your site fast and is easy to use.
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Recommended Bluchic Experts

Love your Bluchic theme, but want to take it to the next level? Perhaps you want a slider instead of a single hero image, or want to up your font game, or want to customize the layout. We’ve vetted these experts and can confirm—they know what they’re doing. Contact them to learn more.

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Sarah Eggers is a web designer and marketer who loves working with small business owners and bloggers. And they love how helpful, cheerful, and thorough she is when they work together on a website design or a marketing strategy. When you work with Sarah, you’ll be learning along the way, so you can confidently tackle that next technology or marketing hurdle all by yourself.
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Vanessa Ryan is obsessed with designing gorgeous, client capturing websites using Bluchic themes and specializes in branding for women. She is also an expert at designing sales and landing pages that convert, along with drool worthy eproducts for ambitious business owners.
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Brooke Osborne from The Lover Lab specialises in WordPress web design and copywriting solutions to empower the bloggers and girl bosses wanting to amplify their online castles. Her background in design will connect the dots beautifully for you and ease any pressure you may be feeling.
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Nikki Ramsden is a self confessed, multipassionate geek with a HUGE passion for all things creative and techy! The stuff that drives you nuts and holds you back, is the stuff she loves to do! She helps ambitious entrepreneurs to bring the perfect balance of beauty and brains to their businesses (both client facing and behind the scenes) so they can focus on achieving and surpassing their goals!
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