FREE Blogging Resources

Ready to boost your blogging game? You're in the right place, my friend. This secret spot on The Department of Wandering is just for YOU, dear subscriber. Here you'll find our FREE library full of resources, worksheets, cheat sheets and templates, as well as a big list of our favourite blogging tools – all designed to help you get serious about growing your blog. Be sure to check back here regularly as we'll be updating this page with new goodies often.

In the meantime, go on and get downloading!

10 Quick Blog Tweaks: 5 Mins or Less

Have a few minutes to spare? Keep this printable handy to make some lightening-fast tweaks to your blog to help you feeling productive!

Download if: ​you're short on time but you still want a quick and easy task to improve your blog.

50+ Blog Post Title Templates for Killer Engagement

Create irresistibly clickable blog headlines by simply filling in the blanks in these ready-to-go title templates!

Download if: you​'re looking for a solution to improve your page views.

10 Simple Ways to Find More Time to Blog

Feel like you're forever chasing your tail trying to keep up with your blog? This resource gives you 10 unexpected ways to find more time to blog TODAY!

Download if: ​you feel like you never have any time to work on your blog.

20 Places to Promote New Blog Posts

Promoting your new blog content is just as important as creating it in the first place. This handy downloadable gives you a list of 20 places you can promote your latest posts. Go on, spread the word all over the web and get noticed!

Download if: ​you want to grow your audience and attract new readers to your blog.

Our favourite blogging tools:

Here's a list of our favourite blogging resources and tools that our team uses on a daily basis:

Blog platform

The Department of Wandering has been built on It's also the blogging platform of choice for the vast majority of bloggers who value its customizability, security and functionality.

Web hosting

The Department of Wandering is hosted on BlueHost. It's very affordable with packages starting at $3.95 per month and is also's #1 recommended web host for bloggers. 

Blog design/themes

We recommend purchasing a high-quality and professional design theme for your blog from a marketplace such as ThemeForest or Creative Market. Then, customise it to make it uniquely yours.

Organisational tools

Trello is a great productivity tool that helps us to keep on top of things, organise our ideas and keep our editorial schedule on track.

We use Dropbox Plus to share files and images within our team and with our clients. ​We also use it to store backups of The Department of Wandering.

Email marketing

We use the Sumo plugin to create our email opt-in pop-up and sidebar widget.

We currently run our email marketing through MadMimi​ which is incredibly simple to use and reasonably priced.

Graphic design tools

We use Canva for all of our graphic design needs. It's completely free too.

This page is updated regularly so check back soon! In the meantime, be sure to browse our Blogging category for more blogging tips, resources and guides.

Disclosure: some of the above links are affiliates. We would never promote anything we don't personally use and recommend. Thank you for your support.

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