The best 15 free tools to get your business running! Episode 5

Welcome, new and old marketers to Marketing Blend. Today is, The best 15 free tools to get your business running! I am here to give you a list of great free tools to use to get your small business, new business off the ground! Most business owners have been there. You’re starting a business and that can be a scary, fun, thrilling event; but you do not know what digital tools to use! I’m here to help. I’ve come up with a short list of the best digital tools to get your business running. I also talk about the marketing/social media news that you need to know. What I found interesting was that Instagram hit an 11 month low on growth and engagement, then, decided to launch their new feed. The new feed is basically the same idea as what Facebook does. Find out what else I talk about.

Marketing News I Discuss:

  • Instagram growth and engagement at an all-time 11 month low
  • Instagram switches to an algorithmic feed
  • Having your employees share your content boosts CTR
  • 17% of Fortune 500 companies use Pinterest
  • Users hate Facebook Live-Stream notification spam

List of the best marketing tools:

Tweetable Quotes:

[epq-quote align=”align-left”]I have never liked the curated newsfeed.[/epq-quote]

[epq-quote align=”align-left”]Most businesses never make the most out of LinkedIn, let alone their employees[/epq-quote]

[epq-quote align=”align-left”]PSA: more followers does not mean better engagement.[/epq-quote]

[epq-quote align=”align-left”]Like Logo Foundry because you can create your logo with having to be a graphic designer[/epq-quote]


Did I miss one? Do you have any tools you like using?