To become a good affiliate marketer, supportive tools are indispensable. Today I would like to introduce 20 free social media marketing to you which could help you save lots of time, money and effort.
Tools for headline
1. Headline Analyzer Tools
This free tool will analyze your headline to determine the Emotional Marketing Value (EMV) score based on 3 factors: rational, emotion and spirit. As you know, reaching your customers in a deep and emotional way is a key to successful copywriting, and your headline is unquestionably the most important piece of copy you use to reach prospects.
Your headline will be analyzed and scored based on the total number of EMV words it has in relation to the total number of words it contains.
This tool will help users to optimize the display of headline on the website. The user is allowed to modify advertising’s content as well as the headline to get the best presentation.
This tool will analyze your headline, mark it and give you advice how to write a powerful one that drives traffic, shares and search results. The tool also estimates your headline’s rank which affects SEO of website.
Tools for building content
Giving this tool any topic and it will suggest a huge number of great ideas for your blog, website or video script,… This tool is especially good at funny headlines like “Why Wily Affiliate Marketers are Hotter than Jennifer Lawrence”
5. Hubspot Blog Topic Generator
Entering some nouns relating to your subject, this tool will suggest you few topics in a few seconds.
6. Content Idea Generator
Want hundreds of content ideas? This is the tool for you. After you register, they’ll ask you about your target audience, what they struggle with and what they want. Then you click a button and see several hundred ready-to-use headlines and topic ideas. You’ll have enough content ideas for the next year.
One of the best ways to develop content ideas is to get exposed to a lot of them. That used to mean reading dozens of blogs and signing up for dozens of email marketing subscriptions. You can still do that, but Feedly makes it way easier.
8. National day calendar
In marketing, it’s a big mistake if you forget holidays or vacations, because at this time, market demand rises much more than any time. This tool continuously updates and reminds you about holiday time.
Tools for SEO
9. Google keyword planner
This is the granddaddy of all keyword tools. This tool is also a mainstay when it comes to researching profitable niches, products, and topics. Even though the Google keyword planner has become less helpful over the years, it’s still essential. Don’t make a business decision about a keyword without checking it first.
10. Keyword Spy
Want to know what top affiliates are promoting which products, and where? This tool can help you. Affiliate marketing, as you know, is extraordinarily competitive so these kinds of competitive analysis tools can really make a difference.
At first glance this appears to be a paid tool, but they have a “lifetime free trial”.
SEMRush is a powerful competitive analysis tool. What makes it such a useful affiliate marketing tool is the ability to spy on paid advertising campaigns. You get to peel back the covers and look at what your direct and indirect competitors are spending money on.
The paid advertising research is just one of the things this robust tool can do for you. You can also see the organic rankings of websites, get a picture of how many links they have, know how much traffic they’re getting,…
12. Long Tail Pro
This tool helps you find long tail search terms that can drive a huge amount of cumulative traffic. Instead of going up against a huge brand like Nike, you’ll be ranking search terms that make you money before you know it.
Their tool uses a few simple metrics like keyword competitiveness, competition, and ranking value to give you a better idea of the keywords to target.
Another interesting feature is the ability to see the search results breakdown. Google has started to introduce things like featured snippets and local search results which push the organic results further down and reduce traffic.
13. Fruition’s Google Penalty Checker
Affiliates often get hit particularly hard by Google algorithm updates. Fruition won’t stop that from happening, but it will tell you what happened better than any other tool the writer knows. When you’re dealing with a drop in rankings, it’s critical to know what you got slammed by. This tool will show you that for free.
Tools for website and landing page
WordPress is free and one of the simplest ways to build a website. They have thousands of plugins, a built-in blog, and a community of committed developers. There’s almost no task that can’t be completed with WordPress.
Use a wordpress.org account with your own hosting instead of wordpress.com. WordPress.com is free but it’s unprofessional and also limits your ability to customize and promote products the way you’d like.
Wix is one of the most versatile website builders there is. You can make anything from a blog, to a landing page, to a full online store. Off all the website builders available, Wix has the best landing page templates.
Wix has a huge selection of professionally designed templates and integration with many popular tools (more than 250 apps). Moreover, Wix lets you easily add combinations of elements, like text, buttons, images,… There are many to choose from, and they will save you a lot of time and frustration.
Wix offers a nice free plan to get started, but it does come with limitations. You can’t connect a custom domain, and there will be ads on all your pages.
If you’re a bit overwhelmed by other site builders, Site123 is a great option for you. It’s designed to be as simple as possible to use. It features a point-and-click editor, so there are no situations where an element drops into the wrong place and messes up your layout.
The downside of this simplicity is that there are limited customization options. You don’t have full control of the layout, so you might not be able to create the exact landing page you had in mind.
Tools for designing images
Use Canva to quickly make the perfect images for social media, blog posts, and marketing collateral. They have tons of templates to choose from and most of their services are free. You can start with a high quality image and add your own touch to match your brand.
18. Imgflip Meme Generator
It’s a free online image maker that allows you to create impressive memes. You can move and resize the text boxes, customize the font color and outline color, rotate the meme, add scumbag hats, deal-with-it sunglasses, speech bubbles, or other custom images, and draw on the meme using the panel just above the meme preview image,…
Tools for editing videos
Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs. Tasks can be automated using projects, job queue and powerful scripting capabilities.
20. Window movie maker
This software is usually available in your Window computer. The interface is very simple and easy to use but full of basic features: copy, cut, insert text, effect, sound,…