We use and are happy to recommend the following, and are an affiliate for many of them.
Online Marketing Specific
This software drastically simplifies the process of finding link partners and tracking search ranking progress.
A great tool for tracking your relative rankings over time versus your competition AND helpful for some link building purposes as well.
The best tool I’ve found for doing comprehensive editorial reviews of websites for SEO.
Hosting & Domains
We also provide managed domain renewal and hosting services if you’d rather not deal with the nuts and bolts of it.
Great high speed hosting for websites on WordPress. You will need another provider for email like Google Apps for Work.
Flexible and reasonably priced hosting for anything other than WordPress.
Well built domain management tools at a reasonable price.
If your site is primarily for selling products, we recommend this extremely functional and reasonably priced Canadian hosted eCommerce company.
If you have a WordPress site that is adding eCommerce functionality, or is secondarily about eCommerce, WooCommerce is a great option.
If you also need to process transactions in person, Square is a great option.
An outstanding easy to use online invoicing tool that takes a lot of the pain out of managing accounts receivable.
An incredibly helpful web based project management tool that helps to keep projects & tasks understandable and organized.