Resources

I thought it would be helpful to create a resource page that you can always come to for all of your passive income needs. I’ll add to it as I learn more, but you’ll notice that in the future I will reference this page quite often. I recommend bookmarking it for your reference and convenience. Enjoy!

Disclosure: Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links, and at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you decide to make a purchase. Please understand that I have experience with all of these companies, and I recommend them because they are helpful and useful, not because of the small commissions I make if you decide to buy something. Please do not spend any money on these products unless you feel you need them or that they will help you achieve your goals.

 

If you are considering using any of these programs, these are the ones to check out:

SSS_LogoSMART Success Academy: This 8 week online training academy teaches key strategies for blueprinting your life by design. you will create a clear action plan for taking your entire life to the next level.Whether you want to advance your career, start a business, or make your current business crazy successful this year, this is how you create growth while maintaining balancing and keeping your priorities in tact. You will learn how to overcome the overwhelm, create balance in all areas of your life, delegate effectively, develop systems for productivity, and learn how to reach your goals while working less and living more. Click here for more info. 
SMART Success Academy only opens once per year with limited space. Go here to join the wait list.

 

MIA_LOGO_FINALMarketing Impact Academy: This 10 week online training academy teaches you everything you need to make an impact with your brand and business. This is a step-by-step process of identifying your target market, creating and fine-tuning your brand, attracting more customers, building your email list, leveraging social media to build a large following fast, and promoting and monetizing your brand and business across multiple platforms. Click here for more info.
Marketing Impact Academy only opens once per year with limited space. Go here to join the wait list.

 

bluehost-logoBluehost for domains and web hosting:  
 Very reasonably priced and reliable web hosting for your website files. Supports WordPress sites.

 

LeadPages for opt-in pages:
“Turn your next idea into a published landing page in less than five minutes with LeadPages™. We have engineered the simplest landing page builder in the industry, so you can create, edit and deploy your next high-converting page without touching a single line of code.”

 

Kajabi for membership sites and landing pages 
“Kajabi contains all the features you need to build a highly successful Knowledge Commerce business. You shouldn’t have to pay for multiple tools to sell your knowledge. Likewise, you shouldn’t have to encounter tech headaches stringing multiple systems together. Real people are using Kajabi to quickly and effectively run their online business. With our full suite of marketing, sales, and creation solutions, you can focus on what matters to you most: creating content, sharing your story, and making sales.”

 

Email Providers:

AWeber:
All the tools you need to send emails to your email list!

GetResponse:
Create email campaigns, newsletters, list of subscribers. Use statistics, survey and multimedia.

 


For Social Media Management:

Canva: www.canva.com
Create simple graphic design that can be used on Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, blogs, and more. It’s like a paint-by-numbers Photoshop!

Hootsuite: Click Here
This is a great site for scheduling social media posts and interacting on different platforms.

Tailwind: Click Here
This is an awesome site for planning, creating, scheduling, managing, and tracking Pinterest! Tailwind is an Official Pinterest Marketing Developer Partner that’s reliable and secure. It saves so much time!

 

Branding:

99 Designs: Click here
Get a customized logo for your business. Choose from several options submitted by several different designers. 


For Building Opt-In Pages

LeadPages Signup Link: http://link.leadpages.net/aff_c?offer_id=6&aff_id=5033
“Turn your next idea into a published landing page in less than five minutes with LeadPages™. We have engineered the simplest landing page builder in the industry, so you can create, edit and deploy your next high-converting page without touching a single line of code.”

 

Podcasting

Podcaster’s Paradise: Click here
This is an online community filled with videos and more that will help you create, grow, and monetize your podcast. Get unlimited access to video tutorials, forum, private Facebook group, and access to expert webinars.

Web Hosting

Bluehost: http://www.bluehost.com/track/teamjohnson
Very reasonably priced and reliable web hosting for your website files. Supports WordPress sites.


Outsourcing

Online Jobs: www.onlinejob.ph
This is a Filipino job board similar to a resume database.

Upwork (formerly Elance & oDesk): www.upwork.com
Upwork allows clients to interview, hire and work with freelancers and agencies through the company’s platform. The platform now includes a real-time chat platform aimed at reducing the time it takes to find and hire freelancers.

Virtual Staff Finder: www.virtualstafffinder.com
Virtual Staff Finder is the company Team Johnson uses to find all of our Virtual Assistants and many of our permanent Virtual Staff members. It’s a company founded by Virtual business guru Chris Ducker and is well known for connecting entrepreneurs with virtual assistants in the Philippines.

Freelancer: https://www.freelancer.com/affiliates/teamjohnson
Freelancer is a marketplace where employers and employees are able to find each other. The site allows employers to post work to get done. Anybody is then able to offer quotes to complete the project, upon which point the original employer is able to award the work.

Hubstaff:  http://try.hbstf.co/cWTm2 (Use this link for FREE 14 Day Trial)
On Hubstaff, you can upload a job post and be matched with potential freelancers once it is reviewed.

Fiverr – http://tracking.fiverr.com/aff_c?offer_id=1712&aff_id=9579
Fiverr is a global online marketplace offering tasks and services, beginning at a cost of $5 per job performed, from which it gets its name.

File Sharing & Storage:

Dropbox: https://db.tt/C0CD4l7s  (Sign up with this link for extra FREE space) 
Dropbox provides a way store, sync, and share files securely, along with the admin tools needed to protect your business. 

Droplr: https://auth.droplr.com/referral/user/18e25c2e9ca14d0210cbf8e3393c8933?callback=https://d.pr/auth/referral  (Sign up with this link for a FREE credit toward your subscription) 
Droplr helps you work faster, better, and smarter. With Droplr, you can swap screenshots and share files in seconds. You can record screencasts in minutes and distribute them instantly. It runs in the background, becomes a streamlined part of your workflow. It’s a simple, fast tool made for creative professionals. We use it all the time and we love it.

Ecommerce

Shopify: http://1.shopifytrack.com/aff_c?offer_id=2&aff_id=2806
Shopify is a complete ecommerce solution that allows you to set up an online store to sell your goods. It lets you organize your products, customize your storefront, accept credit card payments, track and respond to orders — all with a few clicks of the mouse.