Resources

Tools, articles, videos and transcripts to help you build a better business and a better you.

Tools I use

Sumo – Free marketing tools to grow your email list
KingSumo – WordPress Optimization Plugins
AppSumo – Free newsletter promoting awesome products to help entrepreneurs kick ass
Monthly1k – A course we created to help people make a $1,000 a month business
Aweber.com – Email provider for OkDork.
Buffer – Use this for all of my personal social media.
Licecap– Simple animated screen captures and saves it as a .GIF file
Skitch – Create basic screen capture and add text, arrows, and more
ShareAsImage – Shares quotes with an image to get more likes, favorites, and retweets.
Google Spreadsheets – Track your marketing plans. (See Quant Based Marketing)
Sequel Pro – A graphical tool to analyze/look at your database. (Note: a bit technical)
Camtasia – Screen recording tool with editing + share a link to view the video online.
Jing – Creates 30 second video. A great way to impress a customer with a walk-thru.

Apps

MyFitnessPal – Track your calories
Glympse – Best way to show people when you’re arriving
Remember the Milk – Todo list
Mac Journal – I write all of my OkDork posts using this tool. Great for writers.

‘How To’ Posts

How to Grow a Blog to 100,000 Visitors in Less Than a Year
How to Create a Marketing Plan
How to Do Funnel Marketing
How to Cold Email
How to Deal with Depression
How to Create a Happiness Advantage
How to Hit #1 on Amazon’s Bestseller List
How to Get More Subscribers
How Not to Feel Guilty about Charging for Your Time
How to Convince Anyone
How to Start a Podcast

Videos

How to Validate Your Business

Learn how AppSumo started and how to validate your own business first. And hacks to become (and remain) 'healthy, wealthy, and wise.

Learn how AppSumo started and how to validate your own business first. And hacks to become (and remain) healthy, wealthy, and wise.

How to Sell Anything

Learn more about how to listen, relate, and transition to your customers so you can sell better.

Learn more about how to listen, relate, and transition to your customers so you can sell better.

What do I do next?

Unsure of what to do next when you reach a goal or feel empty? Learn three things to get a jump start.

Unsure of what to do next when you reach a goal or feel empty? Learn three things to get a jump start.

Overcoming Your Fears

Fear of failure is stopping you from getting what you want. Here’s how to overcome your fears.

Fear of failure is stopping you from getting what you want. Here’s how to overcome your fears.

Setting Yourself Free

Have moments in your life when you are not happy or something is not where you want it to be? Learn how to set yourself free.

Have moments in your life when you are not happy or something is not where you want it to be? Learn how to set yourself free.

How to Start a Business (And Insult Engineers)

I walk you through practical examples that teach you to validate a business.

I walk you through practical examples that teach you to validate a business.