Tools for Bahamian Entrepreneurs

Website Domain Names

Build Static-site blogs

  • StaticGen – list of static-site generators

  • Hugo – framework for building static-sites

  • Forestry – static-site content management system integrates into Cloudinary

  • Jekyll – build static sites

  • VuePres – static-site generator

  • HeXo – static-site generator

  • GitBook – static-site generator for documentation

  • MiddleMan  – static-site generator for documentation

  • Pelican – static-site generator


Blogging Platforms

  • WordPress– king of blogging platforms…doubles as startup website

  • Tumblr – another blogging platform

  • Disqus – Comments Platform

  • Livefrye – alternate to Disqus

Website Bounce Reduction

  • BounceExchange – drive conversions and leads on a website

  • Optimonk – monetize abandoning website traffic

  • EarnCoupon – give customers discounts for liking your site

“How Big is the Market?” Tools

Social Media Advertising

  • Captiv8 – social media mgmt platform – connect brands to advertisers

  • Atlas – Facebook’s cross platform solution

  • Adaptly – twitter and facebook advertising platform

  • MarinSoftware – online advertising platform

  • Adroll – retargeting and display advertising

  • Kenshoo – predictive marketing

  • Adstage – manage google, bing, facebook, twitter & linked in Ads

  • Followerwonk – Twitter analytics, online segmentation

Email Marketing/Blasting

Website Designers

  • 99 Designs – marketplace for crowdsourced graphic design

  • IconFinder – great way to find free graphic icons on the web

  • FindIcons – 400,000+ icons on the web

  • xScope – measure, align and inspect on-screen graphics and layouts

  • Scoutzle – curated community for the best mobile designers