DHost Tool Box

Look behind the scenes of DHost – list of plugins, tools, and web services we use to build DHost site.A blog cannot be successful if doesn’t have a professional feel to it. And to have that effect, you need blogging tools and resources which can help in improving the overall quality of the blog.We’ve been asked by a lot of people, as to what products are good for blogging purposes. These Blogging resources are need to give a good impression to your readers. Some of them like web hosting are essential for blogs, but others are just to make your blogging better.This is a list of Blogging Resources we used to build and manage the DHost.We will update this list if we will find any better alternative.

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How we Build and Manage DHost?

WordPress

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We use WordPress as Content Management System platform for DHost. We love WordPress and it is best blogging platform and pretty clear choice of most other bloggers today. Check out wordpress.org

Digital Ocean Hosting Via CloudWays

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DHost is on Digital Ocean Hosting via CloudWays since 2015. We were hosted at HostGator previously – but right now Digital Ocean is where we call home. Read our Hostgator Hosting review

Avada Themes

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Avada is Multi-Purpose WordPress Theme. Avada is very intuitive and easy to use theme in the market. Their clean designs can be used for any type of website; business, corporate, portfolio, blog, products etc.

Canva

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Canva is an online graphic design tool and we create decent visuals for our blog with it. Great for creating graphics for social media.

Google Analytics

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Google Analytics need no introduction. It’s an awesome tool we use daily to track our web statistics and all marketing campaigns. The best part of it? It’s 100% free.

W3 Total Cache

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W3 Total Cache is used to integrate CDN services (MaxCDN) and to improve site speed.

Optinmonster

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OptinMonster is the best lead-generation plugin for WordPress. OptinMonster gives you the power to convert your website visitors into subscribers and customers

Akismet

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Like millions of other WordPress users, we use Akismet to combat comment spam.

Yoast SEO

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We use Yoast SEO,  first true all-in-one SEO solution for WordPress, including on-page content analysis, XML sitemaps and much more.

WordPress Editorial Calendar

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The Editorial Calendar makes it possible to see all posts and drag and drop them to manage our blog.

Click to Tweet Plugin

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We use Add click to tweet boxes which allows you to easily create tweetable content for our readers.

Gravity Forms

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Gravity Forms is the Easiest Tool to Create Advanced Forms for WordPress Powered Website.

Trello

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Trello is a great tool, used for organizing your thoughts collaboratively. I am using Trello to keep all the ideas of articles for my blog. It seems to be one of those things that can be used in a million different ways, like Evernote.