Should you be a larger company with some money
to spend on developing special programs all the better. That said
there are many free utilities that offer good added value to your site and
some good sources of information which will help you build your site and I
will show you some here...
This service offers a variety of facilities such as search
engine, bulletin board, chat room, counter and lots more and it's
This is a service offering FREE news content for your site.
This is a service that allows you to create and maintain your own
FREE mailing list.
This is a UK based FREE mailing list service which offers less
advertising than Topica.
This is a service that gives you a FREE counter for your web page.
It also has a facility to allow you to make this invisible and will
email you each week with your page hits.
This is a service which will add a FREE site search engine to your page.
This service lets you put a full web search engine on your site and
will co-brand the search page as well for FREE.
Yours Greetings Cards
This site will let you put a good FREE electronic postcard service
onto your site and you can include your own pictures as well.
Guide to Computing and the Internet
A good starting point to get help with all those questions.
Developers Virtual Library
Loads of help here on all aspects of web design and development.
Great site for FREE tools and content for your site.
A great site to keep up to date with the world's search engines, get
tips on how to get listed and lots more.
Great place to pick up icons to use on your site.
Has an excellent range of animated gifs to use on your web site.
Another great source for graphics and animated gifs.
Here you can sign up to offer your site visitors their own FREE web
based email account.
An excellent resource for finding those java applets and scripts.
This site offers more than 5000 resources for web builders
including free clipart, CGI, counters, fonts, html, java, animation,
backgrounds, icons, wysiwyg editors, buttons, photographs, site
promotion, and much more.
This is an excellent site if you are looking for cgi scripts to use
on your web site.
This is a free usenet newsgroup service. Useful if you don't have
newsgroup access as you can use this service to announce your web
site in appropriate newsgroups.
A free resource that lets you manage banner adverts.
A great resource for free fonts, banners, buttons, clipart and lots
There are other sites of course but the
ones above will get you started.