Welcome to the Brooklyn Made Resources section, a collected list of the tools and websites we strongly recommend for building, promoting and optimizing your business.
We have tested and used every recommendation on this page. Many of the resources listed here are crucial to running any business (or were crucial to developing some of our past successful businesses to where they are today).
Some of the links below are affiliate links, which means that if you choose to make a purchase, we will earn a commission.This commission comes at no additional cost to you. Please understand that we have experience with all of these companies, and we recommend them because they are helpful and useful, not because of the small commissions we make if you decide to buy something.
Please do not spend any money on these products unless you feel you need them or that they will help you achieve your goals.
Bluehost is a leading web hosting solutions company. Since our founding in 2003, Bluehost has continually innovated new ways to deliver on our mission: to empower people to fully harness the web. Based in Orem, Utah, we provide comprehensive tools to millions of users throughout the world so anyone, novice or pro, can get on the web and thrive with our web hosting packages.
+2M. We power websites all over the world and support thousands more every day.
BizFilings is the online incorporation provider of choice for more than 500,000 small businesses across the United States. BizFilings’ expert staff, step-by-step processes, and no hidden fees policy allow small business owners to form a corporation, limited liability company (LLC) or other business structure with confidence.
BizFilings also offers a full range of business filing and compliance products, including Registered Agent services in all 50 states equipped with knowledgeable staff and tools to help businesses remain in compliance with state regulations.
Fiverr is a global online marketplace offering tasks and services, beginning at a cost of $5 per job performed, from which it gets its name. The site is primarily used by freelancers who use Fiverr to offer services to customers worldwide.
Whatever you need to simplify your to-do list, no matter your budget.
Find services based on your goals and deadlines, it’s that simple.
Your payment is always secure, Fiverr is built to protect your peace of mind.
Grammarly makes sure everything you type is clear, effective, and mistake-free.
Write Confidently Everywhere
Grammarly helps you write mistake-free on Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and nearly anywhere else you write on the web.
Udemy is a global marketplace for learning and teaching online where students are mastering new skills and achieving their goals by learning from an extensive library of over 55,000 courses taught by expert instructors.
We strive to spread education and awareness to our local and global community about health and wellness in hopes that we can one day impact the entire world. We believe in the ripple effect. If we can help one person overcome wellness obstacles, then that person just might tell a family member. That family member just might try something new, experience their own healing, and tell another, until, before long, we are all living happy, healthy lives and sharing the joyful good news with one another.
At Organifi, it is our purpose to show you the healing and detoxifying benefits of natural plant life, so that you can overcome your biggest health obstacles, and live a life of happiness and vitality.
The #1 Choice of Top Entrepreneurs
Sound more professional & stay connected with Grasshopper
* Keep your existing number – Maintain your brand
* Get a toll free or local number – national or local presence
* Multiple extensions – for everyone on your team
* Call forwarding to mobile phones – work from anywhere
And much more…
In 1996, Identity Guard’s founding company Intersections Inc. was one of the first to establish the identity theft protection industry in a colossal effort to help consumers protect their identities.
Identity Guard Shield
Identity Guard has evolved to keep up with the quickly changing landscape of identity fraud, addressing the privacy and data protection needs of both individuals and businesses.
Stepping into the future, Identity Guard teamed up with the world’s most recognizable artificial intelligence, IBM Watson®. Combining our company’s experience of protecting more than 47 million identities for over 20 years with the cognitive computing of Watson, we are building solutions that will help detect threats more efficiently, provide personalized guidance, and help customers be proactive about their identity protection.
The Upwork story begins over a decade ago when the tech lead of a Silicon Valley startup realized his close friend in Athens would be perfect for a web project. The team agreed he was the best choice, but were concerned about working with someone halfway around the globe.
A new way of working is born
In response, the two friends created a new web-based platform that brought visibility and trust to remote work. It was so successful the two realized other businesses would also benefit from reliable access to a larger pool of quality talent, while workers would enjoy freedom and flexibility to find jobs online. Together they decided to start a company that would deliver on the promise of this technology.
CreativeLive empowers you to unleash your potential by bringing the world’s greatest experts directly to you, live. Featuring workshops in photography, video, design, business, audio, music, crafting, and software training, CreativeLive unlocks previously closed doors by making dynamic education accessible to everyone.
Anyone can watch our live online workshops — for free — and interact with instructors in real time. The future of education is interactive, free, and live now.
Fast setup, no commitments.
Sign up for Square and we’ll drop your free Square Reader in the mail—no commitments or long-term contracts.
All major credit cards
Process Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express at 2.75% per swipe. Manually enter card information and pay 3.5% + 15¢ per transaction.
No signal, no problem
Swipe payments without a connection in Offline Mode and pay the usual 2.75% per swipe.
All the tools you need to send emails the right way.
Email is perfect for keeping your brand top of mind and staying connected with those who make a purchase, read your blog or meet you in person. And when you join the community where email automation began, you get access to all features and a team that’s 100% devoted to your success.
CRE Credit Services is a credit services organization offering credit repair services, credit restoration services, credit building services, and credit education services. We operate in full compliance with Federal CROA and Texas State CSO regulations. CRE Credit Services is owned and operated by professionals with extensive experience in personal finance, banking, credit, credit reporting, collections, finance, mortgage, and experts that have been doing credit repair for nearly a decade. CRE Credit Services assists our clients in correcting and improving clients credit reports, credit scores, and credit knowledge.
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Our workspace design features private offices (for teams of 1–100+) with glass walls to maintain privacy without sacrificing transparency or natural light. Common spaces have a distinct aesthetic and vibe that will inspire your team, as well as the guests you bring into our buildings.
Whether it’s getting feedback on your product in real time, asking for a recommendation on a service provider, or simply grabbing a beer after work, the power of our community is invaluable.
CONNECT, LEARN, AND GROW
Events are an essential part of the WeWork experience. From regularly scheduled office hours with venture capitalists or other industry professionals to tequila tasting happy hours with the whole community, we know how to work, and we know how to have fun. There are events, both social and professional, happening every day to help you build and maintain a strong team culture. RSVP at any time to any event on the Member Network or WeWork app.