Reliable Website resources for you
Choosing which hosting company, a graphic designer, and marketing tools to use can be an overwhelming task. Let Juewels Website Services assist you with your search for reliable Website resources and help you set them up. Here are a few that I recommend. NOTE: For many of the services listed below, I will receive a small commission for recommending you to these companies. This token of their appreciation helps me provide you with low-priced and free Website services. The testimonials below are from my own experience using that service.
What is Web hosting? Every Website needs a home. Web hosting provides a place for your Website to live on a server with a web host. The web host can be paid web hosting and non-paid web hosting. Unless you have a personal blog and don’t mind ads on your Website, you’ll want to go with paid web hosting as a place to house your website.
Green Geeks is my #1 Choice for hosting. They offer everything you need for a great price. They also have special hosting for WordPress Websites and their 24/7 support is excellent (A+). Green Geeks is offering a special introductory rate of $2.95/month (with a prepaid hosting contract) . I use them for 3 of my websites and many of my clients use them too. I’ve been very happy with them. They accept Credit cards as payment and PayPal.
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Cloud86.io – Here is another hosting service with many very good Google reviews and it made the top 10 list. They have reasonable pricing, Free SSL certificate offer, free daily backups. They accept credit cards, Sofort and iDeal. I have not personally used them for hosting a website of my own but one of my clients uses them and is very happy.
SiteGround.com – Here is another hosting service with many very good reviews. They have reasonable pricing, Free SSL certificate offer, 99% up-time, 24/7 tech support, free daily backups. They accept credit cards, PayPal and iDeal. I have not personally used them for hosting a website of my own but I would consider it in the future. The company headquarters is in Sofia, Bulgaria with offices worldwide.
DigiBTW is an easy to use online bookkeeping software program. It also connects directly with the Belastingdienst and you can connect it with you banks. Although its in Dutch, it is simple to navigate and their customer service is very helpful. Sign-up here.
Dagmar Hopf – Sevenbirds
Certified Counsellor & Coach with more than 20 years of experience. She helps international professional women reach a new level of wholeness with business coaching and counseling
Marija Jevrosimovic – ArtemInnov Consultancy
They offer business coaching for experienced and starting entrepreneurs, helping them breakthrough with authentic innovation. The core of the coaching is to utilize authenticity and creativity of an entrepreneur as their main USP. A unique approach combining agile business strategy with personal development. Years of experience in innovation and product management in corporate and middle-sized companies distilled into principles that work best for entrepreneurs. The mission is to connect the genuine personal branding to a business concept unique to them and their mission.
You can buy your domain name with almost any Web hosting company or with a domain name registrar. It’s nice to have them together with your web hosting service for accounting purposes. All of the web hosting companies listed about also sell domain names.
E-Mail Marketing tools
- MailChimp – MailChimp.com
MailChimp offers a starter mail service for free. It allows you to send up to 12,000 emails per month and have up to 2000 subscribers. Try it now using this link and receive $30 in MonkeyRewards to your free account.
- Mailer Lite – www.mailerlite.com
Expat Business Resources
Graphics, annimation and logo design
- Ana Cavalcanti – www.analuiza.com
She helps creative business owners with logos, branding and web design.
- Lisa Hall – LemonBerry.com
- Affordable logo design with logo123.com – LOGO123
- De Reclame Winkel – www.de-reclamewinkel.nl Graphic design, printing services, and digital signs.
- LogoNerds.com – $27 Logo Designs / Quality logos at a price you won’t find anywhere else.
- Motionmick.com – For photography and animation by Casper van Dam (Nederlands)
Image downloads and online image editors
- unspash.com – Beautiful free images and pictures taken by professionals.
- ShutterStock – Wide variety of affordable photos and videos to choose from for your Blog or Website.
- Free Online Image Editor – Use this tool to edit your images for your Website. Make them transparent, B&W, change the colors, add layers.
- Remove.bg – An AI run tool that smoothly removes the background of images. A handy tool to have.
- Experte.com – An easy to use background remover for all your pictures.
Marketing and Social Media Consulting Services
- Online Marketing Specialist – metbrigitte.nl Marketing with Brigitte.
- LinkedIn Specialist – www.petrafisher.com
Petra Fisher works with professionals worldwide to establish a LinkedIn presence that attracts your ideal next client in an authentic and natural manner.
Membership software for Websites
Social Media Management
- HootSuite – www.hootsuite.com
- Vivianne Laude – rueviv.com
We work with small business owners to raise their search engine rankings
Video editing and design
I’m happy to put you in touch with either of these people.
- Dani Eichorn
- Casper van Dam
Global Virtual Assistant Solutions – Michelle Baird www.globalvirtualassist.com
Website Custom Design
- Startly.nl – For custom codes (e.g. WordPress plugins, web apps, mobile apps and desktop apps). Ask for Casper van Dam
- Google Analytics (Free) – www.google.com/analytics/web
Website Themes and templates