400 Free Resources And Tools For Entrepreneurs, Freelancers and Startups

Sah Kilic
Sah Kilic
Aug 16, 2018 · 17 min read

Website Templates and Design Tools

HTML5 UP: Responsive HTML5 and CSS3 site templates.


Branding And Logo Creation

Logaster: Professional online logo maker & generator.


Invoice Generation

Invoice to me: Free Invoice Generator.


Legal Documents

Kiss: Free legal docs for startup founders and investor.


Idea Management

Experiment Board: Test your startup idea without wasting time or money.


Writing & Blogging Tools

Hemingway: Hemingway App makes your writing bold and clear.


SEO & Site Analysis

Open Site Explorer: A comprehensive tool for link analysis.


Image Optimisers

TinyJPG | TinyPNG: Compress images.


Image Editors

Canva: Amazingly simple graphic design for bloggers.


Email Management

Contact form 7: Famous WordPress plugin to collect email addresses.


Guides & Courses

Primer: No-nonsense, jargon-free marketing lessons (by Google).


Social Media & Community Management

WriteRack: The best way to tweetstorm.


Customer Service and Surveys

Typeform: Free beautiful online survey & form builder.


A/B Testing & Growth Hacking

Petit Hacks: Acquisition, retention, & revenue hacks used by companies.


Design Resources

Dribbble: Dribbble search results for “freebie”. An absolute freebie treasure.


Colour Pickers

Material Palette: Generate & export your Material Design color palette.


Inspiration

MaterialUp: Daily material design inspiration.


Royalty Free Photography & Stock Photos

Stock Up: Best free stock photo websites in one place.


Royalty Free Typography & Fonts

TypeGenius: Find the perfect font combo for your next project.


Royalty Free Icons & Illustrations

Fontello: Icon fonts generator.


Royalty Free Audio & Music

Audioblocks: Huge collections of royalty free audio, music and sound effects.


Misc Useful Tools

UI Names: Generate random names for use in designs and mockups.


Coding/Programming

Hive: First free unlimited cloud service in the world.


Background Sounds & Music For Focus

Noisli: Background noise & color generator.


Avoiding Distractions

Self Control: Mac: free application to help you avoid distracting websites.


Task Management, Collaboration, Organising

Trello: Keeps track of everything.


Digital Nomads & Remote Work

Founded X Startup Stats: Find the best country to build your startup in


Discover Tools, Businesses, Startups & Products

Product Hunt: Curation of the best new products, every day.


Collaborate & Build

Assembly: Co-create new ideas no matter where they are.


Learning & Education

Coursera: Free online classes from 80+ top universities & organizations.


Useful Newsletters

Morning Brew: A fun, useful and concise business news email list.


Other Useful Tools and Calculators

Foundrs: Co-founder equity calculator.



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Sah Kilic

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Sah Kilic

I talk so much, I figured I should write some of it down. 💬 @sahkilic · 💪 http://bit.ly/level-up-with-me · 🏝️ https://thriftybackpacker.co/

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I talk so much, I figured I should write some of it down. 💬 @sahkilic · 💪 http://bit.ly/level-up-with-me · 🏝️ https://thriftybackpacker.co/

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