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Free Link Checker
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WebAlias.com: free URL redirection
- WebAlias.com offers a free service that
lets you choose a short, easy-to-remember "WebAlias" in place
of your site's longer URL.
- This is a very bookmark-able resource
also a good Microsoft FrontPage tutorial.
CGI for Me - This
site offers free CGI scripts for those who don't have CGI access from their
server. CGI hosting also available if you'd like your own script hosted
on CGI for Me's server. Scripts include Message Board, Random Link, Search
Engine, Free-For-All Link Page, Clock, Date, Mailing List, Password Protection
Button Dome `98
- Helpful Webmaster resource, offering
plenty of freebies, including HTML help and graphics (bullets, buttons,
with instructions, including the "Image onMouseOver effect" and
"Drop-down Menu with effects."
Web Site Garage - This is an essential free service for "tuning up" your Web site. There are various utilities that will check your site's performance in areas such as load time, spelling, dead links, site popularity, correct HTML design and more. There's also a useful "GIF Lube" feature that lets you shrink the size of your site's images, so they'll load quicker.
Webmaster-Resources.com - This site offers a roundup of free stuff for Webmasters. It offers info on site promotion, online tools, Web site development programs, counters & trackers, how to make money from your site and much more.
Bravenet.com - This site offers lots of free services for your Web page. For one thing, they offer a search engine that your visitors can use to search your site. (This is the only free local search engine we've seen). There's also guestbooks, Web forums, hit counters, E-mail forms and more. You don't need CGI-BIN access to implement these services. And Bravenet.com hosts the services on their own server.
Link-Me Links Exchange
Database - One of the best ways
to promote your site is through reciprocal links. This resource is a good
place to start. This site also lists over 500 "free-for-alls,"
which are basically bulletin boards that you can add your site.
StellarSite Web Designs
- Do you need help getting your page up
and going? Check with these guys: they're a group of nonprofit volunteers
who provide free custom graphics and HTML design.
- This company is offering free page design
and graphics. Please tell them The Free Site sent you.
Kinder, Gentler HTML Validator -
Writing HTML is so easy that a child could do it (many do). However, writing
correct, accurate HTML is a tougher task that can challenge even seasoned
Web authors. If you've built a Web page and want to make sure it's error-free,
then click over to this free service. It will check your page and tell
you if you've got errors and where they are.
Sample Graphics -- Animated Gifs
The Animation Factory - Free 3D animated gifs
of Heaven Hell in 3-D!
Ender Design: Realm Graphics Web Images
Webweaver XXI : Free Stuff
the Clipart Directory
The Calgary Explorer - Groovy Stuff
The Banner Generator
Other Cool Graphics Sites!
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