Next time you go to shop for a new computer, chances are the memory it offers won’t be as important to you as it used to be. And that is thanks to our growing dependence on cloud services. Now, files that we once stored on our hard drives are in the cloud, and we can access them from anywhere, both on the go and at home.
As a blogger, it is imperative that you take advantage of cloud services. Not only do they free up space on your computer, but they also make the work of being a blogger far simpler than it used to be. To help inspire you, check out our choices for 3 cloud services that make blogging easier.
If you are going it alone, this tool isn’t needed, but if your blog is a team effort, you are going to love Asana. This tool brings together writers, editors, designers, and whomever else you have working on your blog. As long as your team is 15 or less, you can use the free version of Asana, making this tool a no-brainer.
Email outreach is vital to your success as a blogger, but managing it can be difficult. MailChimp has long been the go-to service for managing email campaigns, and at $10, it is within your budget. The design is intuitive, so you do not need to be savvy to make it work. Third party integration is offered even when you choose the most economic plans, and it offers free templates to make the process of crafting emails easy to do. Be sure to use its analytics to see exactly how your emails are performing.
Are you looking to sell on your blog? The best way to do this is with Shopify. At $29, it leaves you with a big profit margin, and it is designed to be simple to set up, which means less stress for you. If you are unsure about launching a store as part of your blog, you can try Shopify risk-free for 30 days and then decide if it is right for you.
Is there a cloud tool you love as a blogger? We want to hear about it! Share it with us in the comments below.