We have listed best blogging tools for bloggers in another section and this page is only referring to the tools we are using under the hood.
We are using WordPress.org (self hosted) version for WP Snappy and powered by Genesis Framework! The best combination in my point of view.
- Akismet Anti-Spam – We hate spam.
- Gravity Forms – All the forms in WP Snappy are powered by Gravity Forms plugin.
- Safe SVG – WP Snappy is future proof. We are using SVGs in our site for media elements.
- Social Warfare – Favorite social sharing plugin.
- ThirstyAffiliates – This plugin helps us to manage all the affiliate links in one place.
- WP Rocket – Caching plugin of choice.
- WP Snappy Engine – Site specific plugin specially build for WP Snappy. Contains all the core features such as custom post types, custom meta boxes, all the scripts and styles.
- Yoast SEO – Our friend when it comes to SEO. This plugin helps us to manage all the on-page SEO tasks in a well manner. Absolutely love this plugin.
SiteGround – We are on SiteGround cloud plan. When we started WP Snappy in 2017 we signed up with A2 Hosting but after getting more traffic we decided to move to SiteGround.
What Technologies and Services We Are Using?
- CDN – Amazon CloudFront and CloudFlare
- Productivity – Evernote
- Uptime Monitor – Pingdom
- Text Editors – VS Code and Sublime Text 3