Friends ask about the technology we use and recommend. This page lists links to some of the most useful resources. All links are affiliate*
Backblaze offers one of the top online backup services for Windows and macOS users. Back up unlimited data to their offsite data centers.
AllyOne’s preferred SaaS eCommerce platform. It allows anyone to easily sell online and scale up to enterprise-level sales and functionalities, with more built-in features than other platforms.
BrightLocal is one of the most affordable, yet powerful tools for local SEO for small business. We use and recommend it.
Abandoned cart recovery solution for eCommerce services that don’t have one. This SaaS plugin guarantees $1K recovered revenue in your online store, or it’s free.
All of AllyOne files are safe, backed-up, and available anywhere using Dropbox. It is also a phenomenal collaboration tool.
Shopping cart that integrates with your existing website (HTML, Joomla, WordPress, etc), blog, or social media page (Facebook, Tumblr, etc), and is packed with easy-to-use features. FREE up to 10 products.
All of AllyOne’s research is stored and organized in Evernote. No need to remember where anything is, just remember that it’s in Evernote
Fantastic is a website migration service company trusted by the top WordPress hosts and providers to move their sites from one host to another.
AllyOne recommends the Genesis Framework for some WordPress blogs and non-ecommerce websites. Genesis is built by StudioPress, a company dedicated to maximize what can be done with WordPress.
As a GoDaddy Pro vendor, AllyOne recommends GoDaddy for domain names because GoDaddy provides tools for us developers to easily manage your domain on your behalf.
AllyOne’s Email, Calendar, and all collaboration business tools run on G Suite (formerly Google Apps for Work.
HelloSign offers what is quite possibly the best working electronic signature service. It works seamlessly with G Suite (Google Apps).
Managing multiple social media accounts for multiple businesses is just plain easier using Hootsuite.
HotJar is a heat-mapping tool that is free up to 2,000 views per day. This is a great way to start analyzing visitor behavior in your site. (Similar to: CrazyEgg, Inspectlet, and Mouseflow).
KW Finder has demonstrated, time and again, to be one of the best deals for keyword finding tools. Their free version offers the most powerful options of many tested.
LastPass is a great way to keep passwords and other sensitive information protected, yet available in multiple devices.
MissingLettr is the single most impactful tool we’ve ever used for managing social media marketing. If you are blogging and need to promote in social media, you owe it to yourself to at least try the free service. .
Mouseflow is another popular heat-mapping tool. Free up to 100 sessions per month, it scales into robust enterprise capabilities (Similar to: CrazyEgg, Inspectlet, Hotjar).
This SaaS cart his probably the easiest way to implement recurring subscription payments with self-serve tools for clients. It connects with Stripe and Paypal for payments. It can also be used for physical and digital products. It’s what we use in AllyOne for Truly Managed™ Services
Printful allows your customer to create high-quality, on-demand t-shirts, caps, posters, mugs, etc, and sell them through your Shopify store and social media.
ShippingEasy helps your business save time and money on shipping while reducing postal errors. Great for managing complex inventories requiring bundling or kitting. FREE 30-Day Trial.
ShipStation is a fast and simple online shipping software that saves you money. It connects with your store, imports orders and matches to carriers. Great for managing drop-shippers!
Shogun is a drag and drop visual page editor for BigCommerce and Shopify. This opens up all sorts of possibilities for online store owners. Adds an incredibly useful forms module to your site.
Shopify is an excellent, easy to use eCommerce platform that allows anyone to easily sell online and at a retail location with Shopify POS.
ShortPixel is a WordPress plugin that may improve your website’s SEO ranking, number of visitors and ultimately your sales by optimizing any image or PDF document on your website.
Square is ideal for Brick-and-Mortar stores that need a unified implementation of eCommerce, payment, Point-of-sale, and inventory systems. And with their quick setup, fast payments and no surprise fees, they’re a favorite of many businesses.
AllyOne has found a lot of success using Streak, an amazing CRM that works within your Gmail or Google Apps email inbox. Practically configures itself and is crazy customizable.
Sumo is a comprehensive set of marketing tools designed to increase your traffic, build a following and track your success every step of the way.
Sometimes a simple, nice website will do just fine. Weebly.com is the best value for a feature-rich DIY website with good design. Get their “Pro” plan with phone support, and you’re on your way!
AllyOne custom WordPress websites are powered by WPEngine’s crazy fast, scalable, backed-up and secure, managed WordPress hosting.
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