These are our recommendations for tech and tools. Some are affiliate links so if you use them we might get a small commission which we can use to fund Laura M's diet coke addiction 😉
Tools we use in our business.
Video hosting, captioning & video search tool (This is our favourite tool ever – we plan to use this even more in our business)
Bonjoro (for sending personalised videos to customers)
Trello – we plan our whole business with this
Checkout – Thrivecart – we use this for all our sales pages, for one-time pay, subscriptions, split pay and also affiliates.
Groupfunnels – we use this on all our Facebook groups to grow our email list.
Email software – we use ActiveCampaign.
Email capture – we love this tool, it has great analytics.
Canva Pro – we think all businesses should have a pro account.
Canva Templates – the viral marketing ones are really easy to use and make your own.
Physical products we use in our business
Video lighting – we both use these and have one on either side of us.
Microphone – we both use this one.
Wifi booster Laura M uses this one.
Wifi booster Laura D uses this one.
Computer display stand – Laura M has her iMac on one of these.
Laptop tray – We love this for on the sofa etc.
90 day planner – we'll admit we aren't the best at planning but we use this planner to help us.
Apple pencil – We are big fans of Apple and use a pencil with our iPads to write notes and draw with Procreate.
Noise-cancelling headphones – so we can concentrate on getting some work done!
iPhone tripod – Laura M just started using this fancy one!
Blue light filter – Laura M has one of these on her screen to avoid the need for blue light glasses. Really helps reduce headaches.
Podcasts we love
Business Anchors by Dan & Lloyd Knowlton
Marketing that converts by Teresa Heath-Wareing
Marketing your business by Stu Mclaren
Social Media Marketing Podcast with Michael Stenlzner
Smart Marketing Online with Kaity Griffin
The Email Marketing Show with Rob & Kennedy
Podcasts our members recommend
Build your tribe
Girls in marketing
Local business marketing
The Jordan Harbinger Show
School for mothers
Doing it for the kids
Leaders with babies
Today in social media marketing
Make it British