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Office Suite Applications:
Save, edit and create office documents for your business for free!
Open Office – www.openoffice.org/
Image Editing Software
And instructions for manipulating and making promotional images like a professional graphic designer
The Gimp – http://www.gimp.org/
IrfanView – http://download.cnet.com/IrfanView/3000-2192_4-10021962.html
Pixelmator – (for MAC) http://www.pixelmator.com/
Inkscape – for vector images – http://inkscape.org/
Video Editing Software:
Leave the outtakes, on the cutting room floor to make videos your competition envies.
Avid Studio – (30 day free trial) http://www.videospin.com/Redesign/
Movie Maker – http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/downloads/get-movie-maker
iLife – (for MAC) Includes iPhoto 11, iMovie 11, GarageBand 11 http://www.apple.com/ilife/
WAX Debug Mode – http://www.debugmode.com/wax/
Audio Recording and Editing Software:
Create audio products and advertising audio right on your own computer.
Audacity – http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
Video Screen Capture Software
Great for advertising. Shows people exactly how you did it – by capturing every step you took in free editable video format.
Virtual Dub – http://www.virtualdub.org/
(And instructions for placing and changing pages on the web anytime you want!)
Schema.org is a webmasters tool for the collection of ‘schemas’, (schema are html tags, etc.) you can use this to help search engines recognize the information on your websites better.
Free to Digital Point Members
Put a marquee
on your website to scroll the latest news or feature of your site.
(Annoying pop-up warning)
…is free and has a lot of free add-ons
Great templatSes for business card etc
Free brushes for photoshop
Okay, This is the best set of Photoshop Tutorials that you can laugh at, ever!
Check this out (but maybe not when the young ones are in the room…)
The Open Clipart Library (OCAL) – free and with no restrictions.
Stock.XCHNG – free and can be used commercially with correct permissions
The MorgueFile – Free commercial and non-commercial use www.morguefile.com/
Similar to Google’s old Wonder Wheel. It is an application that summarizes Wikipedia articles. It identifies the most important keywords and ranks them by relevancy.You can use this tool to help identify keywords for your pages.
Forum Board Search engines
When looking for forums to comment- in your niche- for SEO link building this search engine is great
Real time analytics that are free for limited amounts but worth it to track where a person is looking on your page ..check out the free package benefits.
• Limited plan $0
• 400 recorded pageviews / month
• Limited playback
• Generate Heatmaps of your most popular page
(Link to free package on bottom of the page.)
Downloadable desktop client that tracks visitors to your site using heat maps and real time visuals
(A free basic plan for non-commercial, personal sites)
(Go here for price plans-It is hard to find prices on the site without signing up.)
A tool to check at-a-glance the link popularity of any site based on its ranking (Google PageRank, Alexa Rank, Technorati etc.), social bookmarks (del.icio.us, etc), subscribers (Bloglines, etc) and more!
Because when your computer is making money downtime is unacceptable!
Microsoft Security Essentials
Microsoft’s free virus protection software
Malwarebytes is a very effective free anti-malware tool
Spybot – Search and Destroy
this malware removal tool has advanced features that can really search out the nasties but if you are not careful, it can destory your own downlaoded products so use with care.
Download using a mirror
…Turns Skype Into a Virtual Business Collaboration Tool
InnerPass is a Skype Extra that adds Persistence to Web Meetings to help organize and coordinate ongoing collaborative projects.
Free $0.00 Forever
Meeting Rooms: 5 Rooms
Screen Sharing: 30 Minutes
Guests : 5 Participants
Storage: 1 GB Total Storage
…is a browser-based simultaneous multiuser editor, a form of same-time, different-place groupware. It allows multiple users to edit a single web-based document at the same time, and it continuously synchronizes all changes so that users always have the same version.
…is a simple timer program that can be used to time a number of different tasks or events together or indepenedently of each other. You can easily name each timer and track information about what you are timing – a great solution for those who need to track their time for billing, timesheets and more.