Spork Recommended Services

Domain Registration From Spork Hosting – Can we really recommend our own domain registration company? Yes. Yes we can.

Vertical Response – We like Vertical Response MUCH more than Constant Contact for 90% of our clients.

Freshbooks – Web based invoice and time tracking system. Integrates with Quickbooks, highly recommended for small businesses.

Envato Studio – Great place to find inexpensive designers and developers…just make sure you know how to pick them.

Recommended WordPress Plugins

BackupBuddy – WordPress backup, restore, and migration plugin

Gravity Forms – A fantastic plugin for creating forms of all kinds

For more plugin recommendations, see our Updated List of Recommended WordPress Plugins

Recommended Software

Notepad2 – A great open-source alternative to Windows Notepad that examines file syntax (great for coding). Also nice for editing massive text files.

Audacity – Excellent podcasting tool that is completely free.

WordPress – Open-source blogging software and CMS.

G.I.M.P. – Open-source image manipulation software, similar to Photoshop.

PDFCreator – Free alternative to Adobe Acrobat with limited functionality.