Virtual and on-location physical product shoots, including video, headshots, model services, and video. Locations in Austin, Minneapolis, and Denver, but can work with virtual photo shoots. Pricing is a la carte; $39 per photo selected or $93 per video/animated GIF.
Email 'warming' tool. For new companies that want to send marketing email, a warming service builds your email reputation, which can help boost deliverability and ensure your emails don't end up in spam. The free tier supports email to 50 inboxes, but you will need to provide a credit card.
A free tool to help you explore keywords for Search Engine Marketing and Search Engine Optimization. Start with a keyword or a URL and find relevant search terms and the cost-per-click to advertise on them.
Self-service tool and social network for promoting early-stage startups and products. If you are considering a startup idea it's a good idea to search Product Hunt launches to see if there are any other emerging competitors. You can also promote your product for free here when you launch.
Crowdsource your logo, website, and other brand visuals. Describe your business or product and get concepts from multiple designers, plus a feedback and voting mechanism to help you select the best one.
A simple website to help you test your web page unfurls on the major social networks; Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Pintrest. Includes a few checks to make sure your content is optimized for each platform.
Manage multiple social media channels in one place. Track engagement across different channels. Free tier supports up to three social media channels (each channel is one account on one network) then $60 per channel per year after that.
This spreadsheet from Sprout Social shows the hours of the day and days of the week that are best for posting to Facebook, Instagram, twitter, and LinkedIn. Times are standardized to U.S. Central Standard Time, so consider your audience’s location when using this chart. The associated blog post is also worth reviewing, as it lists best times of day for posting content specific to about a dozen industries: https://sproutsocial.com/insights/best-times-to-post-on-social-media/
A social media management platform that allows you to coordinate your startup’s activities on all the social media platforms you use; schedule posts, engage with replies, build brand awareness, and more.
Outsourced custom video creator for onboarding, product tour, and marketing videos. You provide a script, visual assets, and style/tone prompts and the company will send you a professionally narrated and edited video.
AI-generated product videos. Submit either a text script (free tier) or voiceover (paid) and Elio will generate a product video using one of their 25 AI-generated narrators.
A social media management platform that allows you to coordinate your startup’s activities on all the social media platforms you use; schedule posts, engage with replies, build brand awareness, and more. Also includes keyword monitoring and CRM integration.
A Notion database created by https://forthright.tech to help you manage your content calendar. It allows you to track all the content you want to share out and identify content that hasn’t been re-shared in a while, or is potentially out of date and needs to be updated.
A social media management platform that allows you to coordinate your startup’s activities on all the social media platforms you use; schedule posts, engage with replies, build brand awareness, and more. Also includes a library of content you can incorporate in your posts.
Self-service tool that hosts links to your startup’s website, social media profiles, and more. Extremely useful for social media profiles such as Instagram, twitter, and LinkedIn where profile pages support only a single outbound URL. Very generous free tier - startups generally will not need to use a paid plan.