Content Marketing Tools

[updated 8/27/21]






free Content

Burst Free high-resolution images and photos for websites and commercial use.

Free Content Marketing Ebooks – 8 free eBooks covering a wide range of content marketing scenarios.

Formstack Free Ebooks to improve your FORM conversions.

Free Stock Photos Free business, holiday and assorted stock photos.

Hubspot 2019 Sales Guides and Templates Kit for Startups and Entrepreneurs free guides and templates including email templates, sales call checklists, prospecting guides, sales forecasting templates, and more.

iconmonstr Thousands of downloadable free icons for both personal and commercial use. No attribution required.

Pexels Royalty free high quality images. Download and use for free.

Pixabay Free high quality images and videos.

Placeit Free mockups and design templates.

Portent Plug and Play Content Strategy ebook How to identify, understand, clarify , define and produce the right content for the right audience.

TrendKite Free Ebooks – All about PR trends, strategy and analytics.

unDraw free open-source illustrations for personal or commercial use and no attribution required.

Unsplash Free crowd-sourced images and photos.

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free content Tools

Anchor free podcast platform. An all-in-one platform to createdistribute, and monetize your podcast from any device, 100% free.

BuzzSumo Content Analyzer Enter your keyword or topic and get a list of the 10 most engaging content posts.

calibre Free open-source ebook manager. Watch this video to get started.

ClickUP Free forever plan to manage your projects, tasks and more.

CloudBerry Backup Backup your Windows, Mac or Linux computer with the freeware version that includes a flexible scheduler and retention policies.

CloudBerry Explorer Manage your files in the cloud with a user friendly Windows Explorer style interface. Freeware version comes with full support for Server Side Encryption, Lifecycle rules, Amazon CloudFront, Bucket Policies and more.

CloudBerry Remote Assistant Windows remote control and file sharing.

Coffitivity recreates the ambient sounds of a cafe to boost your creativity and help you work better.

CoSchedule Headline Analyzer You’ll need to give up your email address but the analyzer is quite good, reporting on character and word length, common vs uncommon words and emotional value.

Databox Gather up all your data analytics from sites like Google, Facebook, LinkedIn and many others into your own custom dashboard. Build one or more dashboards from scratch or use a template.

DocuSign Send up to 3 documents per month for signing via eSignatures.

Eversign Send up to 5 documents per month for signing via eSignatures.

Editorial Calendar Templates Plan and optimize your marketing content with these free calendar templates.

Emotional Marketing Value Headline Analyzer Paste in your headline, select your category and let the EMV Headline Analyzer score your headline.

Evernote Remember everything important. A single place for your notes, ideas, lists and reminders.

Feedly Free content curation from up to 1000 sources.

Formidable Forms Builder for WordPress Free lite version of form builder to create forms, quiz forms and surveys.

Google Rich Results Test Drop in your content url to see how Google reads your rich results structured data.

grammarly Compose bold, clear, mistake-free writing with Grammarly’s AI-powered writing assistant.

Haikei is a web-based design tool to generate unique SVG design assets for websites, social media, blog posts, desktop and mobile wallpapers, posters, and more!

Hemingway App Free online editor to improve your writing.

Hubspot Free Content Marketing Certification Course

Infogram Create free infographics and reports.

Instant Eyedropper is a free color detection tool for webmasters that will identify and automatically paste to the clipboard the HTML color code of any pixel on the screen with just a single mouse click.

LinkedIn Post Inspector drop in your url to see how LinkedIn views your content metadata and improve your content previews.

Otter Voice Meeting Notes record up to 600 minutes per month.

Phrase Thesaurus search for phrases containing or related to your keyword.

Quotescover create quotes images with free fonts and image backgrounds. No signup or login required.

Rytr an AI writing assistant for blogs, social media, ads or email. Free forever limited to 5k characters per month.

Sharethrough Headline Analyzer Are your headlines below or above average? See if your headline is engaging and what impression it’s conveying.

Snazzy AI Free forever AI generated templates (5 per day) for email, landing pages, website and blogs.

Topic Research by Semrush Enter your topic keyword and search the web or a specific domain. View reults in four different formats.

Web Page Word Counter Simply drop in a url, click Count Words, and get the word count as well as the keyword density of the page.

WORDCounter In addition to counting words and characters, the WORDCounter editor can help you to improve word choice and writing style, and, optionally, help you to detect grammar mistakes and plagiarism.

YayText A text styling tool which you can use on your social channels (e.g. Facebook, twitter, LinkedIn, etc.). Type your text, choose your styling, then copy and paste.

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free content Storage


Amazon AWS Free Tier Includes 5GB of Amazon S3 free storage.

Dropbox Basic Includes 2GB of free storage.

Google Drive 15 GB of free storage to use across Google Drive, Gmail, and Google Photos.

MediaFire 50 GB of free storage.

MEGA 50 GB of free storage.

Microsoft OneDrive 5 GB of free storage.

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free content Fonts

Butler – a modern serif typeface – free for both personal and commercial use

butler free serif font

Frontage Outline – Frontage loves color and is suitable for headlines and logotypes

free frontage outline font

geomanistbeautiful simplicity, free font download regular & italic, pay what you want for the complete font family.

geomanist font image

Google fonts select your font and style then copy the the css code or html to embed.

google fonts image

Ocean Six Bold handmade display typeface. True Type font.

ocean six free true type font

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free content Generators

Blog Title Generator Get suggestions, titles and other creative blogging topics with Blog Title Generator!

Content Row Headline Generator Enter a subject to get blog title ideas.

Hubspot Blog Topic Generator Add 5 nouns, click and get a weeks worth of blog and article headlines.

LICEcap Free Windows download. Screen capture and export to a Gif animation.

Out of Office Email Generator Fill in some fields, submit and get two entertaining out of office messages.

Portent Content Idea Generator Enter your subject and instantly generate sexy headlines.

Quandry Content Idea Generator Answer questions via a form, submit and get several hundred ideas for content and article titles.

SEMrush Content Idea Generator Enter your keyword or phrase and click Search. Then click Go to Topic Research and click Get Content Ideas. You’ll need to sign up for a free SEMrush account if you don’t already have one. Once logged in, you’ll not only get ideas from live competitor urls, but results can be sorted by total Facebook engagements, backlinks and total shares.

The Blog Post Ideas Generator Just click a button to get generic random content ideas. Input a url and get back a free on-page text analysis with related keywords to include into your content.

Tweak Your Biz Title Generator Enter your keyword or phrase, submit and get dozens of possible titles.

PRO TIP: Once you have used the above generators to gather your best possible titles, further refine your choices using the Emotional Marketing Value Headline Analyzer and the Headline Analyzer to find those candidates with the highest emotional value score. These are your top picks to start testing with your live content.

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