Best Digital Marketing Tools

SEMRushSEMRush is my #1 SEO tool. I use SEMRush for keyword research, competitive research, rank tracking, site audits, and much more. If I could only have one SEO tool, it would be SEMRush.Sign Up Now
AhrefsAhrefs is my #2 SEO tool. I primarily use Ahrefs for backlink analysis because I prefer their backlink tools over SEMRush. Sign Up Now
SE RankingSE Ranking is an affordable alternative to Ahrefs and SEMRush. You can get a lot of the same features for half the price. Sign Up Now
KeysearchKeysearch is another affordable alternative to Ahrefs and SEMRush except this tool is only used for keyword research. This tool is a great starting point if you are new to SEO and don't want to invest in a more expensive keyword research tool.Sign Up Now
Surfer SEOSurfer SEO is one of my favorite new SEO tools. Marketers know how important content is for SEO, but it can be difficult to define "quality content." Surfer SEO analyzes content that is already ranking and provides recommendations for how you can improve your content. It's hard to explain how much of a gamechanger this is until you actually use it. Fortunately, they have a $1 trial.Start Your Trial
Easy Blog NetworksRunning a blog network is not for everybody, but if you are planning on launching one, it can get messy fast. Easy Blog Networks eliminates the mess and makes it super easy to run your own network. They automatically set up your sites on different servers with different IPs, and they provide a handful of tools that make it easier to keep your network healthy.Sign Up Now

FlexOffersFlexOffers is my go-to affiliate network. They have over 12,000 offers, advanced tracking tools, and a great support team.Sign Up Now
Commission JunctionCommission Junction is one of the best affiliate networks for promoting offers from big brands. They have over 2800 high-quality offers.Sign Up Now
ShareASaleShareasale has tons of great offers from small/mid-sized businesses. They have great tracking tools and payments are always on time.Sign Up Now
MaxBountyMaxBounty is my go-to affiliate network for CPA offers. They are one of the least "sketchy" CPA networks. MaxBounty has been around for a long time and sends payments twice monthly.Sign Up Now
AwinAwin has over 1000 global offers, but only a few hundred US-based offers. I only promote a few offers here, but it's nice to have access to more potential affiliate programs.Sign Up Now
ClickBankClickBank is the go-to network for digital offers (i.e. courses, software, etc.). They have over 3500 offers that have some of the best commission rates in the business.Sign Up Now
JVZooJVZoo is a great network for digital products. There are over 10,000 offers on the network and this network is a great alternative to ClickBank.Sign Up Now

HootSuiteHootSuite is the best tool for managing social media messages. If you manage more than 10 social accounts, you definitely need HootSuite.Sign Up Now
MeetEdgarMeetEdgar has saved me hundreds of hours scheduling social media messages. The tool can be used to create a "content bank" that rotates and reuses social media messages. Load it up with 50-100 messages and you have a social media strategy on autopilot.Sign Up Now
OnlyPultOnlyPult is the best tool for scheduling Instagram posts. Most other schedulers require you to confirm a scheduled message on your phone (which defeats the purpose). OnlyPult is fully automated.Sign Up Now
Tailwind AppTailwind is a great app for marketing on Pinterest and Instagram. You can schedule content, analyze trends, and grow your account.Sign Up Now
ManychatManychat is the best Facebook Messenger bot on the market. You can create almost any automation you can think of (and the results from Messenger vs. Email are amazing!).Sign Up Now
PromoRepublicPromoRepublic is a great social media management tool if you have a team. You can collaborate on scheduled posts, content ideas, and more.Sign Up Now
IconosquareIconosquare is the best Instagram analytics tool I've ever used. Their analytics are second to none. I use this tool for improving my Instagram marketing strategies AND for finding potential influencers to work with.Sign Up Now

MailChimpMailChimp is one of the leading newsletter managers. The platform is great for one-off email broadcasts and email automation.Sign Up Now
GetResponseGetResponse is a great email marketing tool, particularly for automations. This tool is about the same price as MailChimp, but has some additional features (like improved automations and Webinar tools).Sign Up Now
MailerLiteMailerLite is a cost-effective email marketing tool that rivals some of the bigger companies out there. The tool is affordable without compromising quality and features.Sign Up Now
SumoSumo is one of the best tools for email opt-ins, exit intent pop ups, and notification bars. I'll be honest - the main reason I use Sumo is because it is free. I have a few sites on the paid plan, but the free version is more than enough for most projects.Sign Up Now
SendtricSendtric is a cool, free tool for creating countdown timers for your emails. These countdowns are great for promoting sales and limited-time promotions.Sign Up Now
OptinmonsterOptinMonster is my favorite tool for email opt-ins, exit intel pop-ups, and notification bars. If you are going to pay for a tool, this one should be it. It is fast, visually-appealing, easy-to-use, and super effective.Sign Up Now
MailgunIf you are sending emails from a shared server, you are doing yourself a disservice. So many emails are hitting the spam folder. You can use an SMTP-relay service like Mailgun to improve deliverability and get better analytics.Sign Up Now
ClickfunnelsClickFunnels is great for marketers who want an "all-in-one" marketing platform. You can build your funnels using landing pages, email automation, checkout pages, and more (all from one platform).Sign Up Now

WP RocketWP Rocket is the best site speed/performance plugin on the market. I've used every caching tool you can think of and WP Rocket blows them all out of the water. It's super easy to use and it's incredibly effective.Sign Up Now
Link WhisperLink Whisper can help you create internal links in your blog posts. This is a major SEO ranking factor and this tool has already saved me dozens of hours. Sign Up Now
Elegant ThemesSome designers like to use a new theme for every project. I like to keep it simple. I use the Divi Theme or Extra Theme for almost every project I manage (including Marketing Logiq!).Sign Up Now
LassoLasso can help you monetize your affiliate site and find new linking opportunities. The plugin is a link manager specifically for affiliates. You can update links on the fly and find new ways to monetize your content.Sign Up Now
OptinmonsterExit intent popups work - simple as that. Whether you are collecting leads or promoting affiliate offers, OptinMonster can help you get more value out of every website visit.Sign Up Now
Vultr HostingVultr is the best cloud hosting provider I've tested so far. The platform is clean and the servers are blazing fast. If you are not tech-savvy, you will need to hire someone to set up and manage your server, but the additional cost is well worth the performance boost.Sign Up Now
Siteground HostingSiteground is my go-to shared hosting provider. I've tested a bunch of hosts and none of them compare to SiteGround. I currently have three GoGeek servers. I highly recommend paying for three years in advance because the introductory rate is about a third of the renewal rate.Sign Up Now
NameCheapIf you are still buying domains from GoDaddy, what are you doing? Namecheap is better in every way. The domains are cheaper, the renewal prices are fair, and you get free WHOIS protection.Sign Up Now
Yoast SEOYoast SEO is the best WordPress plugin for SEO. It's easy to use and has all of the tools you need. I have Yoast SEO installed on every single one of my WP sites. Did I mention it is 100% free?Sign Up Now
AMP for WPAMP for WP is a plugin that automatically creates an AMP (mobile-friendly) version of your website. Google loves this! AMP for WP is free but they have paid extension (which I pay for and use regularly).Sign Up Now
ShortPixelIf you're a site speed fanatic like me, you know that image optimization is essential. Large images slow down your site. ShortPixel compresses these images without compromising quality.Sign Up Now
BackupBuddyDo yourself a favor and make sure all of your sites are backed up. You may not realize how important this is until you lose some important work or run into a site issue that can't be reverted. BackupBuddy is easy-to-use, effective, and affordable.Sign Up Now

DepositPhotosDepositPhotos is the best stock photo site if you want high-quality images at a low price. I've yet to find a stock photo site that can deliver the same quality and selection for the price.Sign Up Now
Envato MarketEnvato Market is the ultimate resource for all things design. You can get graphic templates, WordPress themes, videos, and much more. I pay for Envato Elements which gives you unlimited downlads for a fixed monthly rate.Sign Up Now
VismeVIsme is the best (and most affordable) tool for creating infographics. The editor is super easy to use and they have tons of great templates.Sign Up Now
AdobeThe Adobe product suite is essential for any design professional. I don't go a day without using Photoshop, Illustrator, or Dreamweaver.Sign Up Now
No Limit CreativesIf you create a lot of graphics every month, an unlimited graphic design service can save you a lot of time and money. You need to choose the right one though... No Limit Creatives is the only service I've worked with that I actually like.Sign Up Now
CanvaCanva is the ultimate tool for any non-professional designer. The platform makes it easy to create beautiful graphics without any design experience.Sign Up Now
MagistoMagisto is my go-to tool for making short marketing videos. You can make a pretty solid video in 30-60 minutes.Sign Up Now

HellobarHellobar is a great tool for adding notification bars and exit intent popups to your site. They have a free plan, so this tool is great when you don't want to pay for more expensive services like OptinMonster.Sign Up Now
Lumen5Lumen5 makes it easy to turn blog posts into videos. These videos offer a great way to expand the value of your existing content and create new content for your social media channels. You can create a solid video in 30-60 minutes.Sign Up Now
OutgrowOutgrow is a great software for "interactive" marketing tools. You can create quizzes, surveys, giveaways and more. I've found that these perform exceptionally well for lead generation.Sign Up Now
GrammarlyIf you create content (and/or hire writers), you need Grammarly. Grammarly takes proofreading to the next level by making sure your content is grammatically correct, easy-to-read, and compelling.Sign Up Now
ZapierZapier is a gamechanger. Zapier helps you connect multiple apps so you can create marketing automations with little-to-no technical knowledge. I currently have over 50 active "zaps" and they save me a ton of time.Sign Up Now
UnbounceUnbounce is a tool that helps you create highly-optimized landing pages. If your marketing relies on landing pages, Unbounce will be super helpful. It's much easier to set up clean, effective landers in Unbounce than it is to try to recreate all of the same features in WordPress.Sign Up Now
Helium 10Helium 10 is the best tool on the market for Amazon product research. You can find great analytics, product listing recommendations, keywords, and more.Sign Up Now
FiverrSometimes you need to hire help - and you should. Fiverr has come a long way over the years and the marketplace has tons of great freelancers who will work at an affordable rate. Be careful though - you should never purchase anything you don't understand (i.e. backlinks). I mostly use Fiverr for basic graphic designs and link building (which I am VERY picky about).Sign Up Now