Here is a list of free tools related to web-development:
http://www.gimp.com – One of the most popular free tools around!
http://pixlr.com/ – Web-Based, and not perfect but solves a few problems!!
http://imgur.com/ – Upload your images for free and very quickly!! (no registration needed)
http://www.colorschemedesigner.com/ – Colour SCheme Designer
http://www.photoscape.org/ – A popular free design tool
http://www.patterncooler.com/spreadAppr/index.php – Amazing background creator
http://kompozer.net/ – Downloadable html editor
http://www.wordpress.org – Very popular and highly flexible Content Management System
http://www.uppsite.com/ – I posted this on the forum, and decided that it was easier then making toast? Maybe you should see for yourself.
http://ibuildapp.com – Another app builder, (free) Until you get to the publishing stage, ehh.. Although I think the web apps may be free.
www.moonfruit.com – Website builder within flash, (can pay for upgrades) It is technically, free hosting, but not quite the same as “solely” free hosting.
www.snappages.com – Website builder within flash, (can pay for upgrades) It is technically, free hosting, but not quite the same as “solely” free hosting.
(HAHA won’t be advising those) If you want to make a website, do it properly it’s not so expensive!
http://www.avazio.co.uk £2 per month web-hosting specialising in students
http://www.myidealhost.com/starter.shtml – $1 web-hosting and support
http://www.webutation.net/ – Website reputation scores
http://www.woorank.com/ – Online presence analytics
MyBB – Very popular, releatively easy and user friendly to customize
Phpbb – Old, outdated, impractical for social media, widely used however
SMF – Relatively popular with many of the same features as the other’s it is mainly down to personal preference.
http://www.affiliatewindow.com (pay £5 and get re-embursed when you become a member, or if you are unsuccessful)
https://affiliate-program.amazon.co.uk (all other amazon stores have one)
http://www.tweepi.com – Tweepi is a website which pulls data from twitter and allows you to effectively manage your followers and gain new followers.
You can see our guide on tweepi here: http://youngwebbuilder.com/how-to-get-more-followers-with-tweepi
http://www.hootsuite.com – Tool for managing twitter accounts
http://www.twitterfeed.com – Feed your blog straight to twitter or facebook
http://twittercounter.com/ – Statistics for twitter accounts
http://www.pingler.com – Lets bots like google bot, and yahoo know that your website has new content to index in their search engines
http://www.pingomatic.com – Lets bots like google bot, and yahoo know that your website has new content to index in their search engines
http://docs.google.com – Spreadsheets, Presentations, Documents
http://www.openoffice.org/ – Suite of office programs (essential)
http://www.primopdf.com/ – Create free PDF’s
http://audacity.sourceforge.net/ – Audio Editor
http://www.zamzar.com/ – Online file conversion
http://myblogguest.com/ – Get free guest articles on your site!
http://www.yammer.com – Social network for business
https://www.zoho.com/support/ – Customer support
http://www.zoho.com/projects/ – Project management
Please feel free to add your suggestions below! Don’t forget to comment in the forum if you find any cool apps!!