Maine Business Resources
What we USE and who we TRUST
- Slack – The best inter-office communication software we’ve used, great for remote employees. Slack is where work flows. It’s where the people you need, the information you share, and the tools you use come together to get things done.
- Zoom – The #1 video communications solution. While Slack has inter-office video communication, Zoom is perfect for larger groups, one-on-one training, webinars and more.
- WordPress – The #1 Online Website Content Management System (CMS) on the market!
- Kopage – Beats Wix, Squarespace, and Weebly hands down; feature for feature. No Upsells!!
Getting Started – Web Design
- MHS University – Everything you need to know about using your MHS web hosting account. From setting up email to configuring a database it’s all here.
- Download.com – Free software tools for developing and maintaining a website.
- Google Fonts – The defacto standard for online fonts, Kopage and most WordPress themes automaticall support Google Fonts, this is the place to view them live.
Java Script Resources
Social Media Marketing Resources
- Buffer – The best way to push content to all of your social media outlets.
Finding FREE royalty-free images for your website:
- Pexels – 1+ Million Royalty Free Images
- Pixabay – These guys also have a great WordPress plugin that allows you to easily embed their photos on your pages.
- Unsplash – The internet’s source of freely usable images.
- Barn Images – Free high-resolution images for everyone.
Our favorite PAID image resources:
- Dreamstime – 131 million stock photos, world’s largest stock community
- ShutterStock – Royalty-free stock images, photos, videos, and more for your creative projects
- Getty Images – Moving the world with images
Choosing a color pallet:
- Coolors Color Scheme Creator
- Adobe Color Wheel
- Palleton Color Pallet Maker
- ColorMind Pallet Generator – Just keep hitting the Generate Button to view new palletts, great for ideas.