I thought it will be helpful to create a resource page used to create this website. These links might be helpful for you to create a similar blog or review site one day. I’ll add to it as I discover and learn of more tools. I recommend bookmarking this website for your reference and convenience. Enjoy!
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Mailchimp is one of the best, easy-to-use newsletter program out there. It has the capacity to help you email the right people at the right time, send automated emails based on customer behaviour and preferences, design beautiful newsletters without the need to learn how to code, get in-depth analysis of how your newsletters are performing and more! You can never go wrong with Mailchimp. You can go try Mailchimp for free!
Spectrum is a visually rich magazine theme for content focussed sites showcasing their content with beautiful imagery. There’s integration with plugins like WooCommerce, Sensei and Projects allowing you to add a variety of functionality to suit your needs. You can view the theme demo here.