If you are looking to outsource specific parts of your business, you’ve come to the right place.
Productized consulting services allow you to outsource parts of your business without getting caught up in the hiring process.
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Ever heard that your website should be so simple that a drunk user can use it? Richard Littauer, an UX designer, offers to be that drunk user for your website – complete with video.
Let’s face it: We are woefully blind to the deficiencies of our own websites. We think we’ve got a clever headline, when in fact we have a non-descript headline. Dave Collins gives you straight talk on how visitors do see your website with a fresh pair of eyes. You can even get an SEO audit to go with your website teardown. Topped of with a sprinkle of British sarcasm.
Think a drunk UX expert is the worst challenge you can put your website through? You’re wrong. There’s one thing worse than that: Your mom. Here you can hire someone else’s Mom to torture your website.
Complete management of your blog – from setup to content creation to content promotion – starting from $99 for the blog setup to $109/mo for the complete management package.
PodcastMotor offers three tiers:
- the concierge service (editing, publication, social media, show notes, etc) for $495/mo
- setup of your podcast (hosting, feed, cover art, etc) for $150
- episode editing for $50/episode
I’ve personally tried the episode editing and the results were good.
CastingWords is a transcription service for your audio/video files. Prices start at $1 per minute of recording. They send you the transcription in HTML, MS Word and plain text and also offer different ways of integration with Dropbox, Zapier and more.
Scribie offers the same services as CastingWords at a slightly lower price point.
PostPolished offers editing services for your content. Prices start at $39 for a one-time editing task or $139/mo for 1 blog.
Ghost writing for your blog. Prices start at $40 per post. Good quality and they come up with their own topics to write about. They also publish the post to your WordPress blog (if given access) – very easy to use
The folks at OptimizedPrime create lead magnets for you. Lead magnets help you convert more visitors into email subscribers. Prices start at $49/mo for 1 lead magnet
Productized WordPress support (backups, security updates and small jobs) makes it much easier to host your own blog.
WPNexus is offering a productized service similar to WPCurve but at a lower price point
This concierge service for WordPress offers you complete peace of mind for your WordPress website. Starting at $599/mo they offer preventive maintenance, development, and marketing tasks.
WPSaaS offers support as a service for your WordPress plugins so you can focus your time on developing new features. Prices start at $399/mo
ThemeValet sets up your WordPress website for you – starting from $99
Want a WPCurve-like service but don’t run WordPress? Well if you’re using Drupal there’s help for you: DrupalAid is productized Drupal Support – starting from $99/mo
WooGuru.net is a productized support service for WooCommerce.
Productized SEO services for resellers. You pay them to do the SEO work for your clients. Ideal for digital marketing agencies. Starts at $125/mo
AppAftercare manages and maintains your existing apps.
OK. This whole Productized Consulting thing is getting a bit meta. 🙂
OutreachSignals is a concierge prospecting & outreach service specifically designed for B2B productized consulting services. So it’s marketing for your B2B productized consulting service – starting at $495/mo
A productized design service for book covers; both eBook and print.
This great productized consulting service delivers funnels Done-For-You. Starting at $999 for a popup marketing funnel this is one of the greatest additions to the list. I love it.
Nick Disabato is an UX / split testing expert and offers a monthly ongoing A/B testing service. Additionally you can hire him to help you grow your freelancing business.
Philip Morgan’s “My Content Sherpa” not only creates a content strategy for you, but also executes it.
CreativeBoris helps you generate blog post ideas – including three different headlines per post and tweets. Starts at $99/mo
Productized book-keeping service that starts at $135/mo
Kudu is a productized AdWords account management service – starting at $399/mo
BirdLeap is productized Twitter Ads management. Starting at $299/mo (+$199 setup) for ad budgets up to $1,500 monthly this service makes it super easy to run successful ad campaigns on Twitter.
Kai Davis is an outreach marketer who specializes in helping eCommerce websites get more traffic to their website. Prices start at $749 for the “digital outreach plan”
Undullify offers unlimited design jobs (small jobs taking less than 30 minutes) for $69/mo.
Unlimited graphics and small design jobs for a flat fee – starting at $89.
My friend Jane Portman is an amazing designer and you can hire her to give monthly creative directions to your designers.
The folks over at Copyhackers offer a productized copy-writing service – either one-off or monthly recurring. A bit pricey, but they are regarded as world-class copywriters.
LittleAds helps you by crafting the copy for your Facebook ads ($65/mo) or even setting up and managing your Facebook ad campaigns ($495/mo)
Calibrate Rapid by Nathan Powell is a one-off report with actionable design improvements to increase your website’s conversion rate. Priced at $920.
AudienceOps offers the creation and execution of your content marketing strategy. Starts at $950/mo
RecapMail keeps your existing mailing list warm and engaged. Starts at $79/mo
This service sets up your drip email campaigns with GetDrip.com for you. I personally love, love, love GetDrip.com and this makes using it even easier. Wish I had come up with that idea. Prices start at $500
This productized service helps you generate more revenue with your Shopify store. They do walkthroughs of your store and dissect the user experience of your shop.
Additionally, they also offer Shopify SEO packages starting at $894
Rails as a Service provides maintenance (e.g. installing security updates) and even upgrades it from Rails 2.3 or 3.2 to Rails 4.2. Prices start at $495/mo
WorkNice provides a virtual workplace happiness consultant that helps you improve the culture in your company. Costs $100/mo per team member
Conversion Optimization services for membership websites. Prices start at $750
WordPress website setup and launch done in just one day. Priced at $999
DevOps-as-a-Service starting at $6,000/mo.
OK… I’m not going to say anything about the name. If you live in the Bay Area this offer takes care of your meals. You sign up for a year and they deliver a fixed amount of meals per month to you. I just hope it’s not as bad as most airlines’ food.