Welcome to Ramon’s curated list of tools, service and vendors. To get on this list it is a service I’ve used and/or like. If it’s a consultant, I know them well and/or at least have interacted with them a bit.

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Web Site & App Building

Web Designers: Andigo MediaBlue Fountain Media, Bolt Web SolutionsTechnology Therapy Group, Ptex Group

Do It Yourself Web Site Building Services: WixSquarespaceWeeblyOnePagerWord Press

Photography – get better looking headshots and more from Jason Gardner

App creation for your business  – WizzApps

Social Content Marketing

GroSocial – Edit your Twitter page, add marketing communication features to your Facebook page.

Emphatic.co – Awesome serivce to help you create GOOD custom social content

Services to help you market your business online – LikeableLocal , LocalVox, RadiateMedia, Reach Local

Digital Marketing Consultants

Adrian Miller (sales trainer , word smith)

Ajax Union (SEO)

Beth Silver, Doubet Consulting (marketing and PR specialty)

Carmen Sognonvi (local marketing)

Elizabeth Quintanilla (digital ninja)

Jean Tang, MarketSmiths (copywriters)

Jasmine Sandler, Agent-cy (LinkedIn)

Michael Katz (Blue Penguin Development) (email marketing genius, and more)

Petia Bradshaw (Constant Contact guru)

Toni Harris (speaking platforms)

Vik Rajan, phoneBlogge.net – (outsourced blogging)

CRM – Sales and Marketing Software

Infusionsoft (my employer) – the ONLY all in on software for small businesses to boost sales and marketing – email marketing, ecommerce, lead scoring, analytics, nurture campaigns, referral programs, and more.

BatchBook – Simple to use contact management and communication

Mailchimp -One of most feature rich email marketing services with deep integration into other online services.

Constant Contact – One of the best overall email marketing services around

Cash Management and Accounting

Quick Books Online, Xero

Other Tech Tools and Services

Asanatask management

Zoom.us – deliciously easy way to do video conferencing

Brightcove – Great service to host professional videos

Carbonite – online backup

DropBox – easy file sharing and synchronization between computers and teams

Eventbrite – Easy way to manage events. I’ve used them for years and love it.

Google Appsemail, calendar, documents and more for businesses

Logmein.com, Team ViewerRemote computer access

Trackvia – one of the best online databases; awesome support and easy to use once you get how it works

Beats Headphones are awesome for road warriors who take calls with noise around them

Web Sites for Small Biz Information

Facebook’s Guide – Best Practices To Marketing on Facebook

Small Business TrendsInc MagazineEntrepreneur.comOPEN Forum

Blue Penguin Development Group – Michael Katz’s email newsletter and podcast is a short burst of RICH information about email newsletter creation.

ClickZ.com – A great place for all things about the world of online business

The Small Business Web – group of online services committed to enabling their customers to share data