These great people and tools help me run this spooky show properly.

  

  

After all, what's a ghoul without friends?

Each of the professionals listed below is the official Black Bow Communications recommendation for that service.

In short: I can't do everything. And I don't want to! I'd rather specialize in emails, content, and social media and send people toward folks that best serve their interests.

 

Copy editing

Autumn Thompkins of The Grumpy Grammarian

 

CUSTOMER PERSONA DEVELOPMENT

Alaura Weaver of Wordweaver Freelance

 

engineering and construction niche services

Bisma Hashmi of Bisma Hashmi Writes

 

Facebook advertising

Kory Kahley of KoryKahley.com

 

Food and restaurant niche services

Annica Wainwright of 2 Forks

 

Instagram management (not copy)

Chanteuse Marie of chanteusemarie.com

 

Launches

Eman Zabi of The Scribesmith

 

Outdoor travel niche services

Douglas Paton of Paton Content Marketing

 

Teen and Children fashion niche services

Teagan Carlson at Teagancarlson.com

 

TOurism and travel niche services

The entire team at Print & Pixel

 

Video production

The entire team at Automaton Creative Video

 

Virtual assistant services

Hayley Marks of The AgenShe

 

Whitepapers

Rob Marsh of Brand Story Online

 

The tools of the copy trade can vary. Here are my favorites.

I may receive an affiliate payment from your acquisition of these tools. But trust me — I wouldn't have bought in if I didn't love them already.

 

Editing software that includes grammar

ProWriting Aid

 

Great self-help and nonfiction books

Two Bosses Read official store (catch our show every Thursday!)

 

Technology news with a sense of humor

The Hustle

 

Travel booking across airlines (and a decent interface)

Skiplagged