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Online Marketing Tools for Free

Online Marketing Tools for Free

Online Marketing Tools for Free

Affiliate marketing can be a complex process, however, in order to be successful one thing that you will need are tools to help you market the products that you are promoting. The marketing tools that you use do not have to cost you a fortune. Matter of fact, I will be showing you how to get online marketing tools for free as well as those that come with a price tag.

Of course, for many free marketing tools, you will also have a premium counterpart. Premium versions usually have a cost associated with them. I find that the cost of the premium upgraded tools is not very expensive and well worth the investment.

After all, this is your business and it is expected that we are going to acquire business expenses along the way. However, if I can get away with using a great marketing tool that helps me be more productive for FREE than I am all for it. Everybody loves FREE right? We all want to be more productive in our business tasks, right?

Well without further ado, check out my list of marketing tools that will help you be more productive in your business tasks in 2018.


Online Marketing Tools for Free

Now, we all need an awesome platform to present our business to the public, in 2018 the standard for a professional looking website is now WordPress.

WordPress is CMS (Content Management System)/website builder that powers over 30% of all websites in the world making it the most widely used CMS in the world. The NY Times and CNN also use trust WordPress, that’s saying a lot.

The best news is that WordPress is completely free, takes less than 5 minutes to build a website, even a tech dummy can use it. Check out my WordPress Review here for more details or to get started now.


Bitly Welcome Page

Bitly is one of the most widely used URL shorteners available, and it is very easy to use. In addition to shortening URLs, Bitly also has a tracking system so you can see how many clicks your links are getting, geographic location, for the past 30 days.

You can also customize the links you shorten for better tracking.


Canva is an awesome platform where you can create your own logos, pictures, infographics, banners, business cards, etc. This program is a must-have for all online marketers.

Portent SERP Preview Tool

Portent’s SERP (Search Engine Results Page) Preview Tool is an awesome tool that will help you optimize your title tags and meta descriptions. Another must-have for affiliate marketers.

Google Trends

Google Trends is a must-have for all affiliate marketers. This program enables you to see what products and services all users are searching for online.

Article Rewriter

Small SEO Tools has an article rewriter that is definitely worth a look. You can use it to rewrite complete articles or small phrases.

Coschedule’s Headline Analyzer

Coschedules Headline Analyzer

For affiliate marketers’, content is king; this includes our headlines/titles. The headline is what attracts the click on your post, so it is very important. Coschedule’s Headline Analyzer will help you create top-notch titles that will help you with conversions.

Content Idea Generator

Portents Content Idea Generator is pretty awesome. You plug in the subject and the software does the rest; generating hundreds of ideas for you to write about.

Article Creator

This tool creates and rewrites SEO friendly articles and is very popular and the best part about it is that it is free.

Google Webmaster Tools

Google Webmaster tools1

Google’s webmaster tools are totally free and give you all the information you need regarding the progress of your website or domain. Basically, these tools help you manage SEO features on your site.

For example, you can report new articles and track their ranking progress here in Google Search Console. You do have to create an account, that is fairly easy.

Bing Webmaster Tools

Bing Webmaster Tools are totally free and help you with the SEO aspects of your site; such as indexing, page errors, mobile-user friendliness of the site, etc. You will also have to create an account here.


With as much content as affiliate marketing demands, we must be sure that we are at least spelling correctly so that people take us seriously.

Grammarly is an awesome grammar tool that tracks your progress and sends you weekly and monthly reports on your grammar corrections. Once again this is a free program!

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is also a free service provided by Google which tracks and reports website traffic. You will also have to sign up for this service.

GetResponseGetResponse List Building Program

There are plenty of free email capture tools, however, GetResponse is an affiliate’s best friend because they don’t penalize you for sending affiliate offers.

Prices vary on the list size starting at $15/month for 1000 subscribers. Click here to get started now.

Well, I hope this list of online marketing tools for free has been helpful to you. There are far more tools for affiliate marketers that are out there if I tried to add them all the list would never end.

If you have any tools that you think I missed and would like to add please feel free to do so. If you have any questions please leave them as well.

6 thoughts to “Online Marketing Tools for Free”

  1. Wow, Great Post! I really like how you take the readers through all of the essentials steps of online marketing. I also like how you show us the different tools that are needed for online marketing. Those who are looking to become an online marketer, will find this to be very helpful. Really nice work.

    Thank you for this!

    1. Hello Emmone!

      I am glad that you enjoyed the article. Online marketing requires many online tools. As time goes on, I find that my tools list seems to grow.

      Thank you Emmone for visiting my site, reading my article, and leaving a comment. 

  2. Hey there,

    I have just stepped for in the affiliate marketing field and I have very little knowledge about seo writing. I don’t know how to target keywords or to optimize my content for seo in terms of content.

    I was wondering, if I use Article Creator and Article Rewriter I will be able to solve this issue because it is really a big issue for me.

    Thanks for the list of free tools. I appreciate.

    1. Hello Dave. I know in the beginning affiliate marketing can seem a bit overwhelming. What you want to do is absorb as much information as you can because there is a lot to learn. In terms for writing for SEO, you want to be sure that you are writing your articles conversationally (naturally) as if you were talking to a friend. 

      If you are interested in learning more about SEO strategies you can check out my article about SEO by clicking here. Keyword research is very important with any kind of marketing so you will want to try to master this immediately. I also wrote an article about keyword research which will break it down for you so that you can easily understand what you need to be looking for when you research your keywords, click here to check it out.

      The Article Creator/Rewriter is a tool that you can use however, you need to purchase a code for the system to be able to rewrite the articles it is only $2 or $4 a month depending on if you do the monthly or yearly subscription. You have to activate the rewriter because those articles are pulled from other peoples articles and rewritten. 

      I have no doubt that you will find your rhythm and do fine. I am glad that you enjoyed my article. Thank you for taking the time to read it and leave a comment. If you have any further questions please feel free to ask. Best of luck to you!

  3. Hello Shwana, great post and very informative. I like the way you took the reader (me) systematically through the various tools, starting with the website and finishing with content checking. I have used Coscheduler Headliner and found it very good for finding great headlines. Thanks for providing a very valuable list of free tools.

    1. Hello Harvey. I am glad that you liked my article. Everyone loves free stuff right? Especially tools that can help you with your website. I agree that Coscheduler Headliner is an awesome tool. Having great headlines is one of the reasons that people visit websites so it is huge. You are very welcome for the article and thank you for taking the time to leave a comment for me.

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