Whether you are a beginner or have been blogging for years, having the right tools can save both your time and sanity.


Looking to reduce your tab clutter and boost your computer memory? OneTab is a free tool that collapses all of your open tabs into one. It also helps create a distraction-free writing environment.


When you are in the brainstorming phase for your next post, check out the helpful content tool, Buzzsumo. Just type in your general topic or idea into the search box and it will generate a list of the most popular posts based on social media sharing.


It’s important to proofread everything before sharing with your readers. Grammarly is the world’s leading automated proofreader. Just copy and paste your latest text into Grammarly’s online text editor. Want to double check your Facebook post spelling? This tool also has a spell check feature for online writing platforms including Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr and more.

CoSchedule’s Blog Post Headline Analyzer

A weak headline can greatly affect the success of a blog post. In fact, 8 out of 10 people will read this headline, but only 2 out of 10 will read the entire post.

We use the CoSchedule Blog Post Headline Analyzer to assess our headlines. This free tool will score your overall headline quality, rate its social share potential, increased traffic, and SEO value.  The overall headline score will range from 0-100.  A good score to shoot for is anything above 70.

Portent’s Content Idea Generator

Another free tool that helps get the creative juices flowing is Portent’s Content Idea Generator. Just plug in your subject, and this tool will generate titles that are both humorous and out of the box.

What other amazing blogging tools should be added to this list? Please let us know in the comments.