Category Archives: Web Tools I Use

Why I Chose Shopify to Setup My Online T-Shirt Business

When I launched my own custom T-Shirts online store, I decided to build my new brand using the Shopify platform. Why? Most of my new products are printed through Printful, a print on demand drop shipping service that makes it easy to create and outsource the production of your own custom t-shirts, mugs and more. […]

If You Want Better Web Traffic, You Need Better Tools

Today’s top bloggers and business owners are integrating sign up forms in new places on their website. Some have started integrating forms directly into their posts, while others are using large forms within their header as the first thing visitors see on their page. These new smart list building features are available inside the SumoMe […]

Do you need an online store? New Web Entrepreneurs Should Try Selz

You can’t have an online business without an online store. I’ve used and absolutely loved PayPal for well over ten years, but sometimes clients want alternative payment methods. A few years back, I discovered the Selz platform and today it’s an absolute everyday essential for me. You can easily sell digital products, physical products and […]

Use Dropbox for File Sharing & Data Storage + Get More Free Space

As a web designer I am always sending or receiving graphics and web content from clients. For this reason I use and highly recommend dropbox, click here to sign up. It is one of my favorite file sharing / data storage services. Do you have a dropbox account, but it’s full? Get up to 16 […]

200+ Web Tools, Apps and Plugins for Today’s Entrepreneur

  The E-List for Entrepreneurs gives you direct access to 200+ of the best web tools, apps and plugins. Now you don’t have to drive yourself crazy trying to figure out the right terms to search for or going through an endless listing of websites and search engines. As a busy entrepreneur you know that […]

MadMimi Shares: 6 Simple and Free Ways to Grow Your Email List

  MadMimi is my email marketing platform of choice, especially for new web entrepreneurs on a budget. MadMimi gives you everything you need to send out emails easily. I love it! I also love their newsletter, as they tend to send out great marketing recommendations worth sharing with you – my fellow bloggers, service professionals […]

Travel Tips for Treps: Get This Before Your Next Business Trip or Speaking Engagement

  As a mommy entrepreneur, there are quite a few perks to traveling for business. Frequent flyer miles, writing off business trips on your taxes and getting a break from the kiddies are a few perks that come to mind. Here is another great perk and helpful travel tip for my fellow entrepreneurs: Before your […]

Busy Entrepreneurs: Task and Scheduling Tools Worth Trying

As a solopreneur it’s important that I make the most of my day. Here are a few task and scheduling apps that I think are worth trying: The Calendar App by Readle: This is my personal VA. Every morning I check my calender app, which is synced to my Google Calender to see what calls […]

Free and Low Cost Stock Photos for Your Business Website

  Stock Photos and Graphics: Entrepreneurs are always asking me where they find great images for their projects. Here is a short list of websites that might be helpful to you: UnSplash PixaBay Death To Stock Photo CreateHerStock BigStockPhoto iStockPhoto Adobe Stock Photos StockSy StockSnap.io FYI: If you use the canva.com platform to edit graphics, […]

3 Great PayPal Features Every Entrepreneur Should Try

If you use PayPal to handle your online invoicing and sales transactions, today I’d like to share 3 essential Paypal features worth setting up and/or checking. #1 – Upgrade to a Business Account, so you can take advantage of PayPal’s extensive collection of payment tools for entrepreneurs and business owners. #2 – Get Your own […]

(video) 7 Must Have Mobile Gadgets

Every entrepreneur needs to have a few GO To gadgets that you can grab when you need to work on the run. Watch the video above so I can share a few of my favorites with you. If you haven’t already done so, follow me on periscope @sistasense for more GREAT Fire and Focus sessions. […]

Domain Registration and Web Hosting Help for New Entrepreneurs

Are you starting your business online? Do you have questions about getting hosting, registering your domain name? Or whether or not you should get a FREE hosting plan vs a premium plan that you pay for? Review some of my startup answers below. What’s the difference between a domain name & hosting? Your domain name […]