Technical Resources

   

Most of the resources described on this page are either free or low cost.

 

Anonymous E-Mail

Anonymous Email

Anonymouse

Send E-Mail

 

Audio

Free Music, Sound Effects and Images

From Text to Speech

Audacity Audio software R

MP3 Cut (Edit MP3 length)

Free MP3 Joiner (Merge MP3s)

Online Audio Joiner (Free Merge Audios)

 

Back Links

Open Link Profiler

Majestic Back Link Checker

 

Banking

Sort Code Checker

List of Sort Codes

 

Blogs

How to start a blog

Learn how to create a blog

Tutorial on Using a WordPress to Create a Blog

How to create a WordPress blog from scratch

 

Broken Links Checkers

Broken Link Check R

Dead Link Checker

Dr Link Check R

 

Browsers (Alternative)

Chrome

Mozilla Firefox R

Opera

 

Car History Check (UK)

Check Car History

 

Christian Bible Resources

Gospelcom

Bible Gateway R

Audio Bible

Christian Headlines

Multimedia

 

Color Pickers

Color Picker II

Iconico Color Pic

HTML Color Picker

 

Color Tools

Colors (tools)

RGB/ Hexadecimal Converter

Hexadecimal/ Rgb Converter

Hexadecimal/RGB/Pantone Converter

Hexadecimal/RGB/Pantone Converter

 

Company / Director Search

Company Check R

BizDb

Director Stats

Companies House

Companies in the UK

 

Computer Care

Smart Defrag (Defrag program) R

Advanced System Care R

CCleaner R

 

Currency Converter

Xe.com R

 

Desk Top Publishing

Scribus R

 

Disposable E-Mail addresses

10 Minute Mailbox

Fake Mail

Get Airmail

Temp Mail

The following services can be used for receiving e-mails and also be used for sending e-mails:

SharkLasers

TrashMail

Guerrillamail

 

DNS Tools / Whois

DNS Tools (varied)

Reverse IP Domain Check
(find other sites on a web server)

Reverse DNS Look Up

Whois

Whois 2

Whois Lookup Tool

Whois Lookup

Whois Hosting Tool

 

Domains

Free .cf Domain (Central African Republic)

Free .gq Domain (Equatorial Guinea)

Free .ga Domain (Gabon)

Free .ml Domain (Mali)

Free Domain names

Free Subdomain

Easily (Paid) R

 

E-Commerce

eCommercebooth

Mals-E Shopping Cart (Free) R

E-Commerce Guide to selling online (Free)

 

E-Mail

GMail/Google Mail R

Yahoo Mail R

Outlook/Hotmail R

GMX R

Mail Com R

Mail.co.uk R

 

E-Mail (Europe)

Mail.ee (Esthonia)

Inbox.lv (Latvia)

Inbox.lt (Lithuania)

Mail.ru (Russia)

Mail.fr (France)

Mail.de (Germany)

Mail.md (Moldova)

Mail.ch (Switzerland)

Eclipso.eu (Europe)
.at (Austria), .bt (Belgium), .ch (Switzerland), .de (Germany), .it (Italy), .nl (Netherlands) and .eu (Europe) available

 

E-Mail address Encryption

HiveLogic Enkoder R

Knechtology Stop Spam

Katatuka Anti-spam

 

E-Mail Clients

Thunderbird R

 

E-Mail Marketing Service

Mailchimp R

 

E-Mail Reminders

emailRemind

KIS Reminder R

 

File Converters (online)

Zamzar R

Convert Files

Fileminx

Free PDF Convert (Convert to/from PDF)

Conv 2 PDF - Convert to PDF

 

File Hosting / Sharing

Kiwi6 (mp3 hosting)

Dropbox (2GB)

Eclipso Drive (5GB)

OpenDrive (5GB)

Google Drive (15GB - Free)

Mail.ru Cloud (25GB) R

 

File Transfer

We Transfer R

Mail Big File R

PCloud Transfer

File Hosting

 

FTP Clients (Web based)

Any Client

FTP Live

 

FTP Clients

PDF995 Free FTP Client R

WS-FTP LE FTP Client R

 

Hash / GUID Generators

MD5 Generator

SHA-1 Generator

SHA256 Generator

SHA512 Generator

GUID Generator

The Quick Guide to GUIDs

 

Hosting

Useful guide on WordPress Hosting

WordPress Hosting Guide

Just Host Me (paid) R

Reviews

 

Houses for Sale, Sold prices, Valuations (UK)

Rightmove R

Mouseprice R

Zoopla R

 

HTML Tutorials

Lisa Explains

Page Tutor

HTML Basix

 

ID Tools (Legal purposes only)

Fake Name Generator

Fake Telephone numbers

Random Addresses

 

Image Galleries

Light View

Fancy Box

High Slide

Slideshow Maker (Free)

 

Image Mapping (online)

Image Map Generator 1

Image Map Generator 2

Image Map Generator 3

 

Internet Archive

Wayback Machine - Internet Archive R

Archive.is

 

Javascripts

The Javascript Source

Javascript Kit

Hypergurl

 

Linux (alternative o/s)

Linux Mint R

Easy Linux Tips Project R

 

Logo Makers

Online Logo Creator

Logo Maker (online)

 

Mindmaps

Mindmaps

 

Mobile Friendly Tests

mobiReady

MobileTest.me

 

Name Generators

Random British Names

Online Name Generator

My User Name Generator

Random Names

 

Online Graph Creation

Chartgo

 

Online Notes

Notes.io

Shrib

aNotepad

Onlibe Sticky Notes

 

Online Mapping

Grid Reference Finder

 

Online Programs (Misc)

Online Alarm Clock

QR Code Generator

Count Characters

Word Count Tool

Text Manipulation Tools

Text and lists (tools)

Generate Lists of Numbers

Font Identification

 

Password Generators

Free Password Generator

Password Generator R

How secure is my password? R

Password Encryption

 

Password Protected Areas

PPA - Dynamic Drive

Password Protect Website or Sub-directory

Encrypting passwords

 

Password Protection (Simple scripts)

Password Protection

Keypad

Password Prompt

 

PDF Software

PDF Acrobat Reader

PDF Creation software

PDF Editing Online (Free)

Free PDF Convert (Convert to/from PDF)

Conv 2 PDF - Convert to PDF

Image to PDF software

Pdf Spilt

Pdf Join

Pdf Merge

Combine PDFs

PDF to JPG - Online Converter

 

Photo and Image Resources

Free Music, Sound Effects and Images R

Images (tools)

Lunapic Online Editor

Canva - Online Picture Editor

Online Image Editor

Ultimate Paint - Image and photo editing program

Paint - Image and photo editing program

GIMP - Image manipulation program

Fotojet - Photo design

Diagram Drawing application (online)

Online Image Resizer 1

Online Image Resizer 2

Invert Colours online (plus other tools)

Lunapic - Transparent Background Creator R

Lunapic - Drop Shadow Creator R

Lunapic - Rounded Border Creator

Watermark Tool

Button Generator

Stripe Generator

Favicon Generator

My Live Signature (Signature Creator)

Image to PDF - Convert and combine up to 20 images R

Image to PDF converter

 

Random number/code generators

Random Numbers

Random Code Generator

Random Code Generator 2

 

Scams

Scam Adviser.com

 

Search Engines (Privacy based)

Search Encrypt

Start Page

Duck Duck Go

Gibiru

 

Search Engine Optimisation

Check Domains (Free)

Webpage Anaylser

SEO Analysis Tool

Site Report Card

 

Security

Safe Internet Browsing

Safe Online Browsing

Avast (Anti-Virus) R

Zone Alarm (Firewall) R

 

Sitemap Generators

Image Sitemap Generator R

Sitemap Generator (500 pages max)

Sitemap Generator (Unlimited pages) R

 

Software

Fyzip (Zip Program)

7zip (Zip Program)

Peazip (Zip Program)

 

Statistics

Statcounter (Free) R

 

Stock Photos

Free Stock Photos

Burst (Free)

Free Range Stock (Free)

Pexels (Free)

IStock Photos (Low Cost)

Freeimages/SXC (Free) R

RGB Stock Free)

Stock Free Images (Free)

Stock vault (Free)

Image After (Free)

IM Creator (Free)

Unsplash (Free) R

 

Text/HTML Hosting

Mail Pin

Free Text Host

Text Uploader

Short Text

See also "Web Publishing (Single Page)

 

Transmitting Large Files / Sharing

Mail Big File

Your File Link (Up to 5GB)

Zeta Uploader

 

VPN Services

Tunnel Bear

Hide.me

Winscribe

Proton VPN

Opera VPN

Hotspot Shield

 

Web Capture

Screenshot Generator

Webcapture

Screenshot Machine R

Snapito

 

Web Forms

Allforms R

Email Me Form

Google Forms

 

Webpage Creation

Helpful comparison of website builders  

Overview of Popular Website Builders  

How to create a website  

Website Builder Wizard  

Wix

Weebly

Comparison of CMS  

Comparison of CMS - another comparison)  

Komposer (Webpage creation)

Top Style Lite 3.1 (CSS Editor)

FTP Client WS-FTP_LE

Strip HTML Tags

Free Broken Link Checker

 

Website Hosting

Wix

Weebly

Jimdo

Free Virtual Servers

Free Web Hosting Area.com

Biz.nf

Geocities.ws

Free Subdomain

 

Website Monitoring

Free Website Monitor

Montastic

Status Cake R

 

Web Page Design

Beautiful WordPress Themes

How to Make a Website  

Make Website  

Guide to Creating a Website with WordPress

DesignBombs

Build Your Website  

How to Make a Website  

How to Make a Website (another site)  

Fixed vs. Fluid vs. Elastic Layout: What’s The Right One For You?

Open Source Web Design

Websitebuilder Articles

 

Web Publishing (Single Page)

Looseleaves

Mail Pin

Pageorama

Pen.io - New version

See also "Text/HTML Hosting"

 

Web Proxy Servers

Hidester

Hide.me

ProxySite.com

KPROXY

VPNBook

Zend2

 

Word Processing / Office Suite

Libre Office R

Open Office

Zen Pen (Online wp)

 

World Time

World Time (London, UK) R

World Time (San Francisco, USA)

World Time (New York, USA)

World Time (Tokyo, Japan)

World Time (Sydney, Australia)

World Time (Wellington, New Zealand)

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