This page is a list of all of the tools and plugins that I use to run the Blogging Black Book website.
I suppose I should make a quick note that if there is an affiliate program for the tools and plugins I recommend on this page, you can assume I will get a commission when you purchase the product on the other end of that link. What sort of example would I set for you if I did it any other way? 🙂
Blog Hosting Services Used On This Site
These services are the backbone of The Blogging Black Book. They include my blog host, domain registrar, and other services that make the site run better and faster.
- Blog Host: WP Engine (Save 20% With Coupon Code WPE20OFF)
- Domain Registrar: GoDaddy ($.99* .COM Domain! Get going with GoDaddy!)
- DNS Management: Cloudflare (BooHoo no affiliate program :/)
Premium WordPress Themes I Use And Recommend
I love, use, and highly recommend any theme from StudioPress Themes.
The Blogging Black Book uses the Academy Pro Theme.
Recommended WordPress Plugins That Every Blogger Should Have
- Advanced Ads
- Advanced Ads Genesis
- Black Studio TinyMCE Widget
- Easy Affiliate Links
- Enhanced Media Library
- Genesis Simple Edits
- Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights
- Regenerate Thumbnails
- TinyMCE Advanced
- WP Smush (Image Optimization)
- Yoast SEO