We created this resource list after working with many clients and finding which programs work best at different price points. The following are what the QBR team recommends for each business depending on their needs! 

Membership Platforms

Quicknection — $

QBR's Choice

An all-in-one options that lets you have everything you need for you business with your courses, memberships, and automations, all together. Learn more.

WordPress — $$

QBR's Choice

Create an inexpensive website or build a free blog on WordPress.com

Kajabi — $$$

Everything you need to run an online business all in one place. No more integrating your different platforms, access everything in one spot. Learn more.

Teachable — $$

Build and sell beautiful and easy to use online courses. Used by entrepreneurs everywhere to sell to students worldwide. Learn more.

WordPress Themes & Editors

Thrive Themes — $$

QBR's Choice

Customizable themes and plugs to make your website convert more of your visitors. Boost your engagement and build your mailing list faster! Learn more.

Thrive Architect — $

QBR's Choice

The easy to use builder allows you to customize any page of your website. Just drag and drop what you want, where you want! Learn more.

Elementor — Free+

Design any page you can image with Elementor’s easy to use drag and drop feature. Choose from a free plan to a more expensive plan with lots of addons! Learn more.


Yoast — Free+

QBR's Choice

The #1 WordPress SEO plugin to start getting more visitors from Google, social media, & increase your websites engagement. Choose from a free or premium version!

Custom CSS — Free

Add your own CSS to your website to override plugin and theme default settings fast and easy with the Simple Custom CSS plugin!

WordPress Head, Footer, & Post Injection — Free

Inject ads into your header and footer easily with the Head, Footer, and Post Injections plugin! Add codes to have banners anywhere on your page.

Wicked — Free+

Keep the back end of your website clean and organized with Wicked Folders. Make pages, posts, and custom post types easy to find by organizing them into folders.

Memberium — $$

QBR's Choice

Memberium allows you to easily create powerful, automated WordPress membership sites and online courses that are deeply integrated with KEAP or ActiveCampaign.

Email Marketing

Quicknection — $$

QBR's Choice

Designing the best automated customer experience only a piece of what you can get here. The email marketing does everything you need with many other tools to serve your business in one place. Learn more.

Keap — $$$

QBR's Choice

Automate your sales and marketing, while combining your CRM, email marketing, lead capture, and e-commerce in one place. *Reach out if you're interested in purchasing with our link!*

Active Campaign — $$$

Save time while growing your business by integrating email marketing, automation, and a small business CRM into one! Learn more.

Ontraport — $$

With Ontraport you’ll have access to prewritten, predesigned templates for all the essential marketing campaigns and business processes, complete with a step-by-step guide. Learn more.

Mailchimp — Free+

The perfect marketing platform to start at when growing your business. Send customized emails, connect your online store, and build your brand! Learn more.


Zoom — Free+

QBR's Choice

Don’t let distance some between you and your team, customers, or community. Connect using meetings and webinars with the click of a button on Zoom!

GoToWebinar — $$

Take webinars to the next level with GotoWebinar! Build your online community with reliable tech, simple set-up, and flexible pricing.

Video Streaming

Vimeo — $$

QBR's Choice

Everything you need to upload, share, and go live with your online audience! Grow your online presence with the easy to use and reliable platform.

YouTube — Free

Share your story and build your online presence! YouTube makes it easy to upload your videos and grow your business online.

Wistia — $$

Let your videos do the work for you! Wistia makes it easy for you to find your audience, engage with them, and grow your online presence.

Stock Photos

Pexels — Free

Find amazing stock photos shared by talented creators to use on your social media and website. Make your brand pop! See here.

Unsplash — Free

Find beautiful stock photos from creators all over the world. Unsplash makes it easy to search, download, and use stock photos for your business!

Depositphotos — $$

Find the perfect images for your social media, website, and more with DepositPhotos! Choose from thousands of images, graphics, and video clips.

Gratisography — Free

Gratisography takes stock photos to a new level with unique images! Find the perfect style for your brand and easily download anything you need.


Canva — $$

QBR's Choice

Collaborate and create stunning designs, even if you have no design experience. Canva makes it easy to create amazing graphics and share with your online community.

Adobe Spark — Free

QBR's Choice

Create stand-out content for your social media, website, and more! Adobe Spark makes it easy to design eye-catching photos.

PicMonkey — $$

Create scroll-stopping graphics for social media, videos, and your website. Bring your own photos or choose from PicMonkey’s stock photos to get started!

Snappa — $$

Create beautiful graphics in a snap with Snappa! Start with pre-made templates or from scratch to build your online brand.

Copy Editing

Grammarly — Free+

QBR's Choice

Weed out typos faster with Grammerly! Use the browser extension to make sure you are getting the best out of your writing every time.

Ginger — $

Avoid embarrassing grammatical mistakes and get it right every time with Ginger! Use the browser extension to check everything you write online.

Hemingway — Free

Make your writing bold and clear! The Hemingway App makes your writing easy to read and mistake-free by digging deeper into the grammar.

Social Schedulers

Quicknection — $

QBR's Choice

This is an unfair comparison but should be mentioned here anyway. If you are using a CRM and need scheduling as well this put the option of Quicknection above other because it limits needing additional platforms. You can do it all in here and see your business from one dashboard.

FB Creator Studio — Free

QBR's Choice

Get the best out of your Facebook posts without losing time with their internal scheduler. Your posts, going out when you want them, with less effort!

Hootsuite — $$

Schedule all your social media platforms in one place and track your analytics with Hootsuite! Your social media will stay active while you focus on other tasks.

Later — Free+

The only online scheduler that allows you to see everything in place and schedule Instagram stories to go out with less effort on your end! See here.


Quicknection — $

QBR's Choice

What business only needs scheduling? Then again, what business doesn’t need scheduling? This is why Quicknection is our fav. It has a great scheduling and calendar too that pairs with all the CRM and automation options you want.

Acuity Scheduling — Free+

QBR's Choice

Save valuable time with Acuity’s online scheduler. Acuity allows anyone you want to schedule time with you without the back and forth in email.

Calendly — Free+

Save time and money with Calendly’s easy to use online scheduler. Calendly allows anyone to schedule easily and control their own appointment!

Doodle — $

Need to organize a meeting with multiple people? Easily find out who is available when to track down the best meeting time fast with Doodle!

Help Desk

Help Scout — $$

QBR's Choice

Keep your customer service and your team organized with Help Scout! All your emails in one spot, assigned to team members, and easy to complete tasks or respond to customers.

Groove — $$

Collaborate on conversations and respond to your customers fast with Groove! Everything you need to support and delight your customers in one spot.

Zendesk — $

Zendesk makes it easy to start small and scale your customer service as you grow. Track and solve customer issues faster to keep them coming back every time.

FuseDesk — $$$

From your very first support rep to one hundred—and beyond! FuseDesk has all the features at the highest quality.



ClickUp — Free+

QBR's Choice

If our life wasn't already in a project management system and we were starting fresh-this would be it. It still might be worth the move. Everything to keep you organized and more.

 See it here.

Asana — Free+

QBR's Choice

Never wonder where a project is again! Organize, track, and assign projects easily with Asana to keep your team moving ahead.

Slack — Free+

QBR's Choice

Communication has never been easier! Keep your team connected one-on-one and in groups anywhere with Slack’s easy to use workspaces.

Sweet Process — $$

QBR's Choice

Don’t let small details slip anymore. Layout processes and procedures for your team to follow when doing any task to make sure it is done right, every time! Learn more.

Loom — Free+

Did you know you talk 6 times faster than you type? Communicate faster and easier with Loom by sending videos explaining your tasks and ideas instead of messages!

Trello — Free+

Collaborate with your team from anywhere with Trello! See all the project details at a glance and have built in workflows to keep each one consistent.

Monday.com — $$

Keep your teams momentum goings with Monday! Organize task lists and keep track of all the moving parts all online.

Process.St — $

Have a great new hire process? Sell it online! Create processes online and share them with your team and other businesses in similar markets! Learn more.