If you are planning to start a blog on the WordPress platform then there are 100s of blogging tools are there to help you, to make you do well with your blog.
Blogging is now not just a blog where you will share your thoughts with the world but is now much more. It is now becoming a profession people are adopting this as their full-time career and giving new hope to their lives.
Well, I have recently back to blogging and after gapping of 5 years I have to research many things for doing blogging.
Many things are really changed the way people are adopting this online world is vast and these days it is common to have a blog where people are sharing their thoughts.
So for this, the time has come that I need to pull up my socks and do some kickass work for my blog.
While researching I came across with 100s of blogging tools which are essential to do blogging in 2019 and here I am listing some of the best blogging tools which I am using currently for my blog and I am going to use few more for my blog.
No need to guess if you are reading this post then you must be looking for best blogging tools for your blog and this shows you are actually serious to make value out of your blog.
All these tools I am using for my blog and I will keep updating this list as I will use them accordingly.
I am précising with the details of each of these tools and what the use is and from where you can get them with their direct link.
Before going ahead I would like you to look at this article which I wrote regarding some Best Blogging platforms for blogging in 2019 with their pros and cons and links as well.
Without any further ado, let’s begin…
Blogging tools are the tools which are going to help you to work smart rather just working hard for your blog and moreover you don’t need to use each and every tool just for the sake of profit or ranking.
Choose and use the tools wisely, like I said I will keep updating this list as I will use the tools and will surely provide you the best information for each tool with the usage.
Let us check out with No. 1 tool which is commonly used for Writing Skills
I believe the name Grammarly is predefined as the word Grammar is in it.
Yes, you are right Grammarly is used to check Grammatical mistakes while writing the blog post.
This tool is very much easy to use and is available as a chrome add-on extension or you can use it via signing it.
Grammarly is very beneficial for the people who have grammar problem and helps to do proofreading, also suggest better words with punctuation errors.
Just not only for blogs it is used in very aspects like emails or making any file corrections it is a very important and usable tool for professional also.
Best features of Grammarly
- Correcting your grammatical mistakes
- Suggesting punctuations
- Distraction free writing
- For quality improvisation, it suggests words as well
- A user-friendly tool for the writing profession
For free online chrome extension click here and for some advanced features, you can anytime switch to its pro version.
Canva is used for banners for pictures for media.
For a blog content is important but the most important is its media, the banner.
It helps in boosting engagement of the blog post and makes your post looks attractive.
People like me who are not very proficient in Graphics, Photoshop, Adobe In design and still wants to create decent looking images, logos, media, for the blog post then it will help you to create some Custom charts, graphics, stock images, and the best part is, Canvas is easy to use.
Canva is free for all and it is a web-based designing tool which has access to millions of pictures and graphics and trusts me you will enjoy while using it.
It is available in its paid version too which will give you access to all the images, ideas to work upon without any interruptions.
Hemingway App is an editing tool which helps to check the readability of the post.
How much your post is easy to read, understand and how much in-depth information you have provided.
This tool is free to access and you can access it from hemingwayapp.com
Hemingway tool is very user-friendly, you just need to open it and start writing there. While writing your post there you will understand the difference while writing it and it will make your post different from others.
Features like alternatives for difficult words, highlighting the statement which are difficult to read are present.
So that you can make your post better and easy to understand.
You can create multi-statements, multi paragraphs like I did to make understand for the particular topic.
It is going to help you in Grammer perspective as well.
Evernote is a place where you can note down anything on urgent basis.
This application is designed for organizing your task in a very easy and efficient manner; here you can do formatting your text and make attractive look as well for your web pages, photographs, voice memos, or handwritten “ink” notes.
This can be sorted into notebooks, tagged, annotated, edited, given comments, searched, and exported into all usable formats which can be used on a daily basis.
Evernote app is available in iOS, Android, Microsoft Windows, and macOS.
Evernote is free to use with monthly usage limits and offers paid plans for expanded or lifted limits.
Quora is basically a question & answer site where you can find thousands of questions and answers on a single keyword.
As a blogger, you can use it in a very smart manner for searching keywords/ideas by its “search” box. There are many sections with different keywords and topics present in the app.
There are many top writers you connect with them directly or via comment section.
For the current trendy topics or news or update, this tool is very much important.
You can get all the information in one click with any keyword as per your requirement.
For bloggers who want to write about the trendy topic then you must check this out accordingly.
BufferApp is really helpful when you need to update your social media accounts. You can schedule your post daily on an hourly basis. It has an app called “Daily” which provide you the best content for your social media profiles.
This is very free to use for web and mobile app which connects all your social accounts in one go.
Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn, all the sites will interconnect so that you can post everywhere at the same time and helps you to analyze their results and engage with their community.
Just like Buffer, Hoot suit is also used to connect all your social media platforms at one place. There is a single dashboard where you can see all your social media platforms.
You can use it for 30 days as a free trial and later on can add advanced features by taking a premium subscription.
Ginger is basically similar to the Grammarly tool, which is helping for Grammatical corrections and spelling mistakes in your blog posts.
You can use it via Chrome add on a tool or can purchase it for its advanced features.
It is a very easy and user-friendly tool and can be helping your English vocab as well.
It also helps in to remove the repetitive words which are in a sentence.
Ginger has an in-built dictionary and it keeps on checking the validity of the statement and suggests you correction whenever required.
Just not only for English it will help you to work on 40 languages but this feature is only available when you will it’s a premium feature.
Headlines are a very important part of any blog post. It should be understandable and catchy at the same time so that it can attract readers attention.
So it is very important to make your headlines right.
This tool is very helpful if you want to create headlines and want to optimize your content in the right manner.
It will help you in analyzing the in-depth of your article, after all, everyone will read headline first post later.
This is one of the most important and powerful tools from Google when you’re into blogging. After creating your blog you need to promote it all over social media platforms by different marketing tools.
This tool will help you to analyze the audience gathering for your post. So that you look after the reach and work more effectively and efficiently.
It has your performance bar which will tell you about your blog to world level.
There are many advances features present but for beginners, this works as a guide and helps to grow.
You just need to research it by yourself then only you can understand because there are so many features available in this.
Go Install Google Analytics to your blog now.
To sum up, above is my list for the Blogging tools for WordPress on which I am working currently, will update the list one by one…
Now I want to hear from your side…
Do let me know about the above present tools, about your experience with them.
Also, don’t forget to add some more tools which you must have used or currently using which is beneficial for your blog.
Suggestions are welcome under the comment section, let’s discuss things to make blogging better for the readers as well as writers.