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17 Best Free Blogging Tools That Make You Better Blogger

Free Blogging tools are essential for every blogger. Blogging tools automate your work and make you a better blogger in every aspect of blogging.

Today I am going to share with you some excellent blogging tools for 2019.

The best part: all are free to use.

So if you want to take your blogging skill to next level, you’ll love this guide

Let’s start

#1. Grammarly

Free best grammar and spelling checker tool for blogger

Do you want to error-free writing? With this writing tool, you can able to eliminate grammar, spelling error with a second.

The best part? You can eliminate weak word to express better yourself.

How can use Grammarly?

Create a free account and add Grammarly extension in your browser.  You’ll get correction anywhere you write whether it is Google doc, Gmail, WordPress Gutenberg or facebook.

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The best part? You can eliminate weak word to express better yourself.  Just double click any word you want to change. Then Grammarly suggests a bunch of similar words you can use instead of this word.

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In summary: if you want to error-free writing without spending money, Grammarly is the only option you should take a look.

#2. Sumo

Sumo is the powerful email list building tool. Even you can add cool social button in your WordPress site with the free version of sumo.

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What if I tell you can able to build email lists like a pro without spending any single penny?

With the free version of sumo, you can create:

  • Pop up opt-in form with beautiful templates
  • Scroll box
  • Smart bar
  • Full-screen call to action called Welcome mat

Even you can add beautiful social sharing button. I have created my social sharing button with sumo. It’s one of plugin I can’t live without.

Here is the tutorial how you can use sumo free plugin

Bottom line: if you want to build lists like a pro without any bucks, you should use sumo.

#3 MailChimp

MailChimp is an email marketing tool allows you to add 2000 subscriber and send up to 12000 emails per month for free.

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If you are looking for email marketing software with the automation feature, there are no better than MailChimp.

In fact, you can automate your email marketing with MailChimp for free. You can integrate any other email list building tool like sumo with MailChimp.

MailChimp and sumo is the perfect combination who want to build email lists for free.

Here is the video tutorial you can learn all the things about MailChimp

#4. QuestionDB

Find your customers burning question.

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Customer words are valuable. If you inject customer question in your content, they assume this content write for him and you get sell like a hotcake.

The question is how to find customers question words?


Just enter your topic into QuestionDB, it suggests a bunch of popular customer questions.

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And then sprinkle the question your question whenever it needs. Boom.

Bottom line: if you want to your content trustable and user-friendly, use super helpful QuestionDB.

#5. Unsplash

Get free high quality, relevant images

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Want to photos for the latest blog post or facebook cover photo?

With Unspalsh, you get thousands of beautiful, relevant images for your project for free.

You can browse their category to find an image easily.

#6 MixKit: Free Blogging Tools

Extraordinary HD videos are completely free of charge.

Videos are one of the channel people engage so much. In fact, now 80% of global internet consumption is video content.

What if I give you a video source that completely free?

MixKit is a market new tool that gives you free hundreds of videos without attribution and licence.

You can use the category to find relevant videos for your project. The best part, it is adding videos every week.

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If you sign up its newsletter, you get 10 videos every week straight into your email.

#7 Canva

Create visual content easily in a minute?

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Do you need custom visuals for your next blog post? Look no further.

Canva is the insanely useful tool allows you to create any kind of image without any technical knowledge. Their drag and drops interface makes it surprisingly simple to create stunning visuals.

The best part you can use thousands of professional pre-templates absolutely free.

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I have used many Image creating tool but I found Canva is one of the best. I am saved a ton of times by using Canva. If you look for free but professional image creating tool, Canva is the perfect choice.

here is the video you can use to learn Canva basics

#8. CoSchedule’s Headline Analyzer

“On average, 5x as many people read the headline as read the body copy. When you’ve written your headline, you’ve spent eighty cents out of your dollar.”– DAVID OGILVY

Do you write good headlines? Confused. So how do you know your headline is actually good?

Here it comes to Coscudule headline analyzer. It measures headline based on a lot of factors like power words, length, keywords and a bunch of things.

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The best part it gives you useful recommendations that you can implement instantly to make your headline even better.

#9 Similar web

Get insider data on your competitors.

Want to know how much traffic your competitor which marketing channel gives them the most traffic?

Then SimilarWeb is for you.

Why I love similarWeb? Because it gives you some insider data like monthly visitors, top sites that send your competitor most traffic and which social media they use to get traffic.

You can also able to see your competitors average visit duration bounce rate and average page visit per people.

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So if you want to steal your competitor strategy, you’ll also love this tool.

#10 Pingdom website speed test

Measure your website speed.

Website speed is one of the important Google ranking factors. If your website slowly loads, it struggles to rank on the first page. So you need to measure and improve your website speed.

How you can do that?

Pingdom speed test. Just enter your website URL. measure how long it takes to load your website.

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The best part: it recommends the culprits that cause to slow loading.

#11 Hemingway app

Make your writing concise and clear.

Hemingway app highlights the complicated sentence, common error, and critical word in writing so that you can improve your writing more.

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Just paste your writing in Hemingway editor. It recommends a bunch of suggestion you need to incorporate.

#12 Calmly writer

Distraction free writing tool

In the digital marketing space, one of the worst problems is a distraction.

When we write in any typical word processor, we are distracted by many things such as email notifications, youtube popups.

That’s why we need minimalist, distraction-free writing tool that blocks out everything except writing screen.

One of the best tool I have used calmy writer online that is free. Here some other free options you also can use:

Write (Windows-free)

Focus writer (Windows, Mac-free)

#13 Elementor

Elementor is a simple drag and drop page builder allows you to create any kind of website without technical knowledge.

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You are able to create pages or post by arranging blocks of content with drag and drop tool.

The best part: you can create any kind of landing page with this free blogging tool. You can also use pre templates to create any kind of page in a matter of time.

So far, it’s one of the best page builders I have ever seen. If you love the beautiful, stunning website, I recommend you use this tool.

Here is the complete tutorial

#14 Google Keep

Simple free note-taking tool

If you want to a simple note-taking tool, here is the free option- Google keep.

Quickly write down what’s your mind now. Otherwise, you’ll forget. As a blogger, we need to do so many works. It is obvious that we forget many things. but if we note down all the important things that pop up in our mind in Google keep, our ideas survive.

So if you want to clutter free note-taking app, go for Gooogle keep. The best part it’s absolutely free.

15 Google alerts: Free Blogging Tools

Monitor any topic you want.

With google alert, you can track anything you want.

I use it for brand mention. Just set up an alert your brand name and your name. When someone mentions you, you get notified by Google. The best part, if they mention you plain text, there is an opportunity to get sweet backlinks. Cool! Isn’t it?

#16 Tailwind

Content scheduling app for Pinterest and Instagram.

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Tailwind is a powerful content scheduling that saves your valuable time. The best part: its automatically optimize your schedule based on when your audience is active on social media.

You’ll also join tribes to share your content to get more exposure.

I love their analytics options. because of You’ll able to see analytics for an individual pin. So you can measure what pin working and what’s not.

#17 Answer the public

Find the the questions that your customer asks.

Answer the public is one of the coolest free blogging tools I have used ever. It gives all the question your customer in the online world.

How to use this tool: Just head over answer the public. Put your keyword. And it gives all the related question. And then sprinkle the keyword in your content that makes sense

Warping it up

There you have it. My favourite free blogging tool.

Did I miss anything?

Which piece of software on this list did you hear first?

Let me know leaving a quick comment below.

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33 thoughts on “17 Best Free Blogging Tools That Make You Better Blogger”

    1. OMG. I am surprised to see you here. It was my dream to any problogger comment on my blog. and you are the man.
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  1. Grammarly is one of the best tools that any blogger will ever use. I can’t count how many times it’s helped me ensure that my writing is correct.

  2. Subhashish Roy

    A great checklist for all bloggers. Thanks for sharing. I am checking out the ones that I don’t use as yet.

  3. Kristine Nicole Alessandra

    I would love to explore some of these blogging tools. I am glad they are free so I can try them out first and see if it would work for me. I’ve been using a few of these tools already (Canva, Unsplash, Grammarly and Tailwind). I want to check out MixKit first.

  4. Even though I’m a seasoned blogger I really do love all the great tips, with the information that you shared. thanks for sharing these great tips.

  5. katrina kroeplin

    grammarly is amazing, and is one of my favs! it’s saved me many, many times. this is a great list.

  6. These tips are amazing! Love that theirs always new tools coming out to help make blogging easier and more efficient!

  7. I’m always amazed to see the range of tools avsiito us these days. When I started blogging 10 years ago, there wasn’t much around.

  8. Great tools man, you have made things much easy for new bloggers. I was not familiar with Canva and QuestionDB, after reading awesome features,i really wanna try these. Thanks

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