Tutorial Tuesday

Blogging Tips for Book Bloggers & Authors
There is one thing about blogging – you need a lot of STUFF to get it done. Online tools, computers, cameras, social media accounts…you name it. Here is a comprehensive list of FREE tools for you to use in your blogging endeavors.


  1. Mailchimp (email)
  2. Simply Measured (Reports for you blog)
  3. Open Site Explorer (SEO)
  4. UberSuggest
  5. Google Keyword Tool
  6. Google Trends
  7. Triberr
  8. Sidekick (Email tracking)
  9. SumoMe (Share buttons)


  1. E.ggTimer
  2. Trello
  3. Dropbox
  4. LastPass
  5. ZenWriter (Win)
  6. iA Writer or WriteRoom (Mac)
  7. Hemingway App
  8. Grammarly
  9. Open Office


  1. Canva
  2. GIMP
  3. Skitch
  4. Adobe Kuler
  5. Frontify
  6. PhotoPin
  7. Infogr.am


Bits & Bobbles

  1. Gravatar
  2. PayPal
  3. IFTTT If this then that – automate yumminess
  4. The Readability Test Tool
  5. Blog topic generator
  6. Copyscape
  7. Pingdom


What are your favorite FREE blogging tools?

1 Comment

  1. Melissa

    I’m going to have to bookmark this and check some of these out…


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