Here you will find the really great tools that I recommend for businesses wanting to take their social media marketing to the next level. Everything on this page I use, listen to or have read personally. I earn a small amount of income from many of these recommendations, at no additional cost to you. Where there is an affiliate relationship I will identify the link with a link to my “Affiliate Partnerships Disclosure” page with an [A] link. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.
Not everything here is going to be right for you, but they’re all products and services I’ve used and found to be good for me. If you want to know more about any particular product or service, have a read through my blog posts or feel free to contact me directly if I haven’t written about it in detail.
Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook by Gary Vaynerchuk really should be called Give, Give, Give, Ask. It’s a superb book which illustrates the right and wrong way of using social media. [A]
Pat Flynn is a bit of a social media entrepreneurial hero of mine. This book is a good philosophy on how to test whether a business is worth starting. [A]
If you’re new to Twitter or even a seasoned pro, you can be sure that you will learn something from Madalyn and her guests by listening to this awesome podcast.
Social Media Management
I’ve been using SmarterQueue for a little while now, and I really like the simplicity of adding recurring evergreen posts for a variety of platforms. It even has tools to manage media and import feeds from external sources. [A]
Content Creation Tools
Canva Pro is almost a one-stop-shop for all your social media and web visuals. It’s easy to use and produces fabulous content quickly and easily. [A]
Trello is a super simple to use organiser board. It’s a list of lists, filled with cards, used by you and your team, which update realtime for all users. [A]