As a blogger, I know how costly blogging can be. Especially if you’re trying to make your blog look professional, or if you’re trying to turn it into a business instead of just a hobby.
There are so many things you need to pay for; hosting, stock photos, courses – the list goes on and on. And the cost of all of those things can add up fast – trust me!
I do pay for a few things, but I’ve found free alternatives to a lot of other stuff. And it can be hard to find quality free blog resources in the never-ending abyss that is the internet. I’ve gathered up a list of free blogging resources (I’ve been collecting them for a couple of months!) that have helped me a lot with my blog and I thought I’d share some of them with you today!
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- Strong Brand Mini Course from Wonderlass
- Free Blog School from byRegina
- Blog Like a Mag from byRegina
- How To Build A Successful Blog from Helene In Between
- WordPress from Scratch to Badass from A Prettier Web
- Social Media 101 from The Daily Femme
- Dare to Blog from XO Sarah
- Blog & Biz Photography on a Budget from The Passion Pixel
- Build Your Blog in 7 Days from Beautiful Dawn Designs
- Transform Your Blog in 7-Days from Glamorous Glitter
- Be Your Brand Workbook (+mini-course) from Wonderlass
- How to Blog from Blog-Crazy
- 365 Writing Prompts from The Daily Post
- 5-Step Strategy for Successful Blogging from Blog Tyrant
- The Boss Babe’s Guide to Social Media from With Elizabeth Fein
- 14 Days to A Better Blog from Helene in Between
- 7 Proven Ways to Get More Blog Traffic Now from Women Winning Online
- The Ultimate Blog Planner Kit from Designer Blogs Studio
- Blog Boost Weekly Worksheet from Think Creative Collective
- Blog Post Idea Planner from Printable Crush
- Printable To-Do List from Landee See Landee Do
- 21 more free blog printables from Today’s Frugal Mom
- How to Write a Killer About Me Worksheet from Melyssa Griffin
- Social Media Worksheets + Social Media Calendar from Marketing Solved
- Social Media Planner from Buzzing Creatives
Free Stock Photos:
Free Photo Editing Websites/Software:
- Gimpshop (free alternative to Photoshop)
- Vectr (Chrome store | App store)
Free Social Media Icons:
- Watercolor Social Media Icons from Cerries Mooney
- Free Social Media Icons Set from Designs By Miss Mandee
- Free Bright Blue Social Media Icons from Hopeful Honey
- Free Gold & Silver Social Media Icons from Whimsy and Hope
- Pretty Watercolour Blog Graphics from Clementine Creative
Free Resource Libraries:
- Hustle and Groove Vault from Hustle & Groove
- Free Resource Library from Sonia Hale.co
- Free Resource Library from Color Hug
- Freebies Archives from Wonderlass
- Resource Library from Living for Naptime
Other Free Helpful Things:
- MailerLite – Used to manage email lists, send out newsletters, etc. (I recently switched to this from Mailchimp!)
- Mailchimp – Also used to manage email lists, send out newsletters, etc.
- Buffer – Used to schedule posts on social media.
- Evernote – Used to manage projects and to-do lists, take notes, store documents, and more!
- Trello – Used to manage and organize collaborations and projects.
- LSIGraph – Used to generate keywords to help you with SEO.
- Grammarly – Used to edit and improve your writing.
- CoSchedule Headline Analyzer – Used to test your headline quality.
- 30+ free feminine WordPress themes
What are some free tools, websites, or resources that you use for blogging?