Websites

There are plenty of tools to make your websites as efficient as possible. From important stats programs and faster loading times, website tools make publishing your site to the web much easier.

Domain Tools

Whois.sc
Find out who owns a domain so you can make an offer on it.

Whois.org
Research and find expired or deleted domains.

Domain Sellers Club
Learn the secretes of buying and selling domains!

KickStartDomains
Research available domain names & purchase the ones you want.

Website Creation

WordPress Website Creation E-Course
Learn how to create websites using WordPress.  Free yourself from hiring a designer and being chained to their whims!

DotComBuilder
Subscription service for turnkey websites!  Complete website solutions out of the box!  No HTML knowledge necessary.

Membergate
Are you planning on having a site that requires a subscription with differing member levels?  Membergate is the cream of the crop.

Membership Site Bootcamp
Learn the ins and outs of membership sites.

Wishlist
Turn WordPress into a membership site.  Quick, easy, painless.

Artiseer
Use this software to create your own wordpress theme!

Website Hosting

HostGator
Very good customer service, 24 hour a day live tech support and you can have unlimited domains for only $9.95 per month. (Note the $6.95 per month gives you unlimited “subdomains”. This is not the same thing as unlimited “domains” so get at least the $9.95 per month plan.

Affiliate Programs

Cusimano Scripts
Tools to boost your affiliate sales.

Statistic Programs / Analytics

Extreme Tracking
Tracking software lets you see not only how many visitors come to your site but how they got there. Statistics include which search engines referred visitors, the keywords they used for searching, which pages they viewed and much more. This is invaluable info to make your website more effective.

WebTrends
Statistical analysis of your site.

Lyris
Web analysis and statistics.  Improve Email Marketing perfomance.

Graphic Aids

Header Generator
Do you need a custom graphic on your website or blog? This software is for you!

NetMechanic
A GIF compressor can reduce the file size of your GIF images and greatly reduce the loading time of your webpages and save on bandwidth and disk space.

Irfanview
IrfanView is a very fast, small, compact and innovative freeware graphic viewer that can reduce file sizes, manipulate graphics, change colors, cut, crop, scan and much more.

Pop Up Software

Hover Ads
Hover ads are a special type of pop-up ads created using Dynamic HTML. Because they do not scroll with the web page, they appear to “hover” over the page, usually obscuring the content. Pop ups are still effective in opting-in visitors to a newsletter.

Web Photography

Marketing Tool.com
Website photography brings your products to life, but good website photography can be hard to do by yourself. This photography directory can help you find a photographer who can help you produce beautiful images that will help sell your products and services.

Website Surveys

Perseus
Survey software gives you the ability to capture critical information about your website visitors. Find their needs, build relationships and answer their questions with a carefully customized survey.

Podcasting

Podcast Alley
PodcastAlley is the #1 portal to all the best sites to publish your podcasts to. It provides podcast tools, podcasting forums and equipment recommendations.

HipCast
HipCast gives you the tools to create audios, videos and podcasts that you can post to your blogs. Record over the web, your phone and create iPod ready MP3’s.

Blog Creation

Blogger.com
Blogger.com is a free blogging platform owned by Google. Build a blog in minutes with powerful publishing tools that include images, videos and audio. Promote your products and services with blogging.

WordPress.org
Wordpress is the premier blog and website building software today. With it’s powerful, yet easy to understand tools and plugins, you can create a website in less than an hour without any previous web design knowledge.

Web Audio

KickStartSound
KickStartSound gives you the ability to put audio on your website. Upload the audio to the KickStartSound service and put the MP3 player controls that are provided for you on your website.