Resources

Browser Stats

Trend in browser usage, operating systems and screen resolution.

www.w3schools.com

Color Charts

Online tool for picking matching color schemes.

www.colorhexa.com

Content Management Systems

WordPress

WordPress is world’s best free platform to build websites. It does a better job at allowing every single page to be indexed than every other CMS.

One of the greatest confirmations of this powerful technology is the growing development community that surrounds it. Web developers all over the world constantly communicate about WordPress and discuss ways to make it better. They create custom plug-ins and themes that make WordPress even more robust.

Domain Name Services

GoDaddy
Domain name registration

Domain Tools
Domain name search tool; allows wildcard search of current and deleted/expired whois domains.

PCNames
Advanced tools for finding domain names. Primary tool checks domain availability as fast as you can type.

Free Desktop Applications

FreeMind
A mind mapper, and at the same time an easy-to-operate hierarchical editor with strong emphasis on folding. These are not really two different things, just two different descriptions of a single application. Often used for knowledge and content management.

GIMP
A freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages.

IrfanView
IrfanView is a fast and simple image viewer and editor that supports all major graphic formats.

KeePass
KeePass is an open-source password safe. Passwords can be stored in highly-encrypted databases that can be unlocked with one master key or key-disk.

PDF Creator
Create a PDF from any Windows program. Use it like a printer in Word, Excel or any other Windows application.

Graphics And Multimedia

ThinkStock
Search millions of premium royalty-free images selected from Getty Images and iStock

iStockphoto
iStockphoto is an online, royalty-free, international stock photography provider.

Shutterstock
Shutterstock provides royalty-free images, stock photos, and stock photography for print or web design.

Dreamstime
Stock photography community providing high quality stock photos and stock images . Free photos added weekly.

Comstock
Download royalty-free stock photography and stock images at the best stock photography royalty-free image site.

Corbis
Royalty-free & Rights managed stock photography

Getty Images
The world’s leading provider of imagery, film footage and digital services.

Networking

LinkedIn
LinkedIn.com is a networking tool that helps you discover inside connections to job candidates, industry experts and business partners. Currently used by over 1.5 million professionals in over 130 industries around the world.

Face Book
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.

Twitter
Share and discover what’s happening right now, anywhere in the world.

Pinterest
A content sharing service that allows members to “pin” images, videos and other objects to their pinboard.

Online Marketing

SEOmoz
A hub for the search marketing industry, providing an SEO Services Marketplace, a popular SEO blog, SEO tools, and premium content.

Search Engine Roundtable
A well-rounded view on search engines and search engine marketing from five segments of the web population represented by senior members of the major SEO/SEM forums on the Internet.

Search Engine Watch
Search Engine Watch is the authoritative guide to searching at Internet search engines and search engine registration and ranking issues.

SEO Book
A good site to visit if you’re looking for the latest search engine news. Check out the archives for past news.

Online Tool Sites

DNS Stuff
Free fast, advanced and comprehensive web-based DNS and domain name tools for DNS hosting.

MX ToolBox
Free tools for viewing mxlookup, blacklists, smtp diagnostics, spf records and more.

Netcraft
Providing internet security services, including anti-fraud and anti-phishing services, application testing, code reviews, and automated penetration testing.

On Line Tutorials / Discussion Forums

Webmaster World
Professional webmaster and search engine promotion discussions.

Search Engines

DMOZ
Open Directory Project is the most comprehensive human-reviewed directory of the web.

Google
Enables users to search the Web, Usenet, and images. Features include PageRank, caching and translation of results, and an option to find similar pages.

Bing
Microsfot’s all-in-one Internet portal, the home of Hotmail, MSN Messenger, MSNBC News, Fox Sports, Slate Magazine and more information you care about.

Yahoo
Yahoo! is a web portal and an internet content and service provider.

Web Authoring And Site Design

456 Bereastreet
Articles and news on web standards, accessibility, usability, and other things related to web development and web design.

A List Apart
A List Apart Magazine explores the design, development, and meaning of web content, with a special focus on web standards and best practices.

CSS Beauty
A small portal to the CSS design community focused on providing a database of well designed CSS based websites from around the world.

W3Schools
One of the most comprehensive webmaster resource sites we’ve seen. If you need information on anything to do with HTML, XML, XSL, CSS, DTD, WAP, WML, JavaScript, DHTML, Flash, VBScript, ASP, SQL, or AppML, this is the place to find it. Tutorials, charts, handy reference guides and much more.

Web Style Guide
For the design of web pages and websites. Covers graphic and information design, page layout, web graphics, site organization, navigation, and more.

Zen Garden
A CSS resource site that shows the power and versatility of CSS. Also has links to other CSS resource sites

Wireframming

iPlotz
iPlotz allows you to rapidly create clickable, navigable mockups and wireframes for prototyping websites and software applications.

Balsamiq Mockups
Designed to help you and your team or clients iterate on wireframes as early in the process as possible.

WordPress Plugins

Plugins can extend WordPress to do almost anything you can imagine. In the directory you can find, download, rate, and comment on all the best plugins the WordPress community has to offer.

www.wordpress.org