A community site to help you research and learn about any topic. Browse existing portals or start your own portal. URL: Zimbio.
A free web service that shows you who’s around and let’s you IM them. Sign up to see who’s hanging out in your favorite neighborhoods. URL: RadiusIM.
A service that allows anyone to create an API for any website without needing to program. URL: Dapper.
Allows you to continually test and improve your website. It provides you with a overlay, list and heatmap view of where visitors are clicking on your web pages. URL: Crazy Egg.
Make information and web pages accessible via SMS/text messages. Select a keyword that you can send to the 41411 short code to receive your information on your mobile phones. Also has SMS alerts, group discussions & scheduling. URL: TextMarks.
A local shopping search engine that makes local shopping easier by allowing shoppers to quickly find products they are looking for at stores near them or near a specific city and zip code. URL: Yokel.
Increase productivity with collaboration software for businesses and individuals. Includes integrated online calendar, data backup, project management and social networking software. URL: Eloops.
An online scheduling and school management system with everything you need to get your teaching schedule online. Database to store all your school members, photo uploads for your students and teachers portraits, AJAX calendar, and more. URL: Easy Eikaiwa.
New social networking site based on travel and city entertainment. City-minded people can create their own profile and be connected with their favorite places and events in Europe. URL: CityTherapy.
A directory of the best photography resources online. Constantly updating with links to reviews, photographers, services, galleries, tutorials, deals, reviews and anything else related to the photography world. URL: Photub.
Built around the notion of an annotated navigation path. Anyone with a browser can comment on any web page and link related web pages together according to their own point of view. URL: Trailfire.
Add polls and run contests from your blog, myspace page or website. Post free public polls and view opinions from anyone, or post a private poll and select who views and who votes. URL: PollPub.
A new web-based chat service with the ability to find topic chat rooms based on tags. eHub Interviews Lingr URL: Lingr.
A freely browsable database of over 130,000 US public and private elementary and secondary schools with grades kindergarten through twelve. Map all the schools in a particular zip code or by freetext search in a particular state. Browse by state, district or county, and much more. URL: Easy School Search.
In less than two minutes, start receiving alerts whenever one of your Google Ad Groups is ready to be optimized. Designed to get people to think in terms of split-testing, experimenting and constantly tweaking their ads. “Many early users are already saying it has cut down their Adwords tweaking time by 75%.” URL: AdWords Optimizer.
A tool that allows bloggers/publishers to auction their ad inventory to a combination of RMX Direct networks and other networks such as Google Adsense, etc. URL: RMX Direct.
A tool that lets you place ratings or comments on any page whether it’s database driven or not. The automentions feature allows adding ratings to anything dynamic, such as blog posts, photo albums, or items on an e-commerce site. URL: Mochimention.
Determines a “web page’s popularity” among the major social sites including Del.icio.us, Digg, Furl, Google, Jots, Linkroll, Netscape, Reddit, Shadows, Spurl, Technorati, and Yahoo My Web. URL: socialmeter.
Share your favorite food recipes with the community. URL: My Recipe.
A world-wide real-time hybrid classified ads system, that you control with your mobile phone via text messages. Post any message that you like from your phone for free, tag it with some keywords from your phone, and anyone in over 136 countries will be able to search for your message with their mobile phones and [...]
The perfect notetaking tool for students. Store all your notes and papers, search for them again instantly, store teacher’s contact information, keep track of all your class grades, and tons more. URL: mynoteIT.
A “better search for Flickr.” Uses some special query processing to look for related tag concepts. For example, a search for “music” will not just look for that word but also for “concert”, “band”, “ipod” and many other related concepts. You can also add images to your tray to download to your desktop or an [...]
A meta-search tool that pulls results from a wide range of search and social sites, including Google, Del.icio.us, Flickr, Technorati, Yahoo, and more. URL: Gnosh.
A property search engine Google maps mashup, aggregating listings from many online sources and making them easily searchable with a map-based visual interface. Currently indexing London properties but will be expanding. URL: Zoomf.
A free metasearch service. Retrieve results from hundreds of search engines through a single search. URL: TagJag.
Social platform for information and media for famous and prominent people. URL: Kevo.
The online news and weblog founded by Om Malik and now published by Giga Omni Media. Covers technology news, analysis and opinions on topics ranging from broadband to online games and Web 2.0 with a unique combination of in-depth reporting, editorial articles, community opinion polls, and internet market metrics. (Disclosure: GigaOM is one of my [...]
An “interesting news aggregator and buzz tracker.” URL: Newzpile.
Video buffet served daily. URL: vdiddy.
A new web application that revolves around the idea of ilog (“integrative weblog”). ilog refers to hassle-free and simple platform for users to integrate information from different streams (ie. maps, videos, photos etc) into a single entity. URL: FrenSync.