Google Apps – I use Google Apps to host my e-mail accounts, that you can set up with your Bluehost account. This is the lightest, fastest of all applications relating to work. One of the least expensive cloud technology in my knowledge. Use promo code ’36HURH7KGTX6FKL’, or ‘MCJ9AM76YEY3F3D’ to get a discount of 20 percent on your purchase.
Dropbox – Using Dropbox is super easy and simple. It can be used to share large filed and all. It is designed to do just that, and it can integrate with Gmail. Attach files and not be worried about the size limit.
Evernote – This is my favorite digital filing cabinet. You can use this to save websites, articles that you like, you can make to-do lists, and you can organize files.
Zoho – They have set of productivity tools, sales reporting tools, and collaboration tools.
Shopify – A popular e-commerce platform, that you can easily integrate with your website. You can sell right from your website. You can also accept payments.
Zepo – Zepo is India’s best e-commerce platform. It is easy to sign up, put in information about your products, and when you are ready, launch your store. They have partnered with some of the best delivery companies in India to help you deliver goods to your customer’s doorstep.
Send & Receive Payment
PayPal – PayPal is the most popular payment system there is. It is available in most countries. You can send, and receive money to and from anywhere in the world. With Paypal, you can create payment links. You can also create donation buttons on your site, that will help you create resources that will help others.
Payoneer – Another popular payment system. Popular among freelancers. You can also use this to accept payment for products and services sold.
Instamojo – If you are doing business in India, this is one of the easiest payment tools you can use. It accepts most debit and credit cards. Just like Paypal, payment goes to your username. Add promo code ‘KISBUSGUD3cac’ in the payment page.
Freshbooks – This is a popular accounting platform. This web based platform will help you create invoices, you can integrate it with MailChimp, PayPal, and others.
Hire & Work
Upwork – The erstwhile Elance-0Desk became Upwork. It is the most popular online marketplace to hire virtual assistants, and also find work. This is the biggest marketplace for freelancers.
Freelancer – This is another marketplace hire freelancers and work as one.
Sell Your Products
Amazon – The biggest marketplace in the world. List your products among thousands here.
Flipkart – Flipkart is India’s answer to Amazon. Now Amazon is competing with them in India to be the largest marketplace.
Etsy – This is a e-commerce platform designed for freelancers and designers to sell their products and services. Vintage items that are more than twenty years old can be sold through Etsy.