Be sure to check back often, as I will be adding more items to the “tool kit.”
Web Design Tools
Check your website for a variety of different screen sizes to be sure it is optimized for multiple devices.
Interactive wireframes and prototypes right in your browser window.
Quickly and easily build site maps, taxonomy, or hierarchy data.
This online image optimizer uses a smart combination of the best optimization and lossy compression algorithms to shrink JPEG and PNG images to the minimum possible size while keeping the required level of quality. Use it to make sure you aren’t unnecessarily slowing down your web pages with slow loading images.
- Websites with Free Stock Images
Remember you can’t just take any old image off the web and use it on your website. There are licensing and copyright restrictions that could land you in legal hot water if you don’t adhere to them. Make sure the images you are using and truly stock images and you are licensed to do so. Luckily there are quite a few websites that specialize in supplying these types of images without restrictions.
- Screenshot Webpage Emulator
Take a screen shot of any page and save it as a graphic.
- Coming soon.
Search Engine Optimization Tools
- Yahoo!/Yext Business Local Listing Checker
Check to see how your local business listings are looking. Make sure your listings are consistent across all local search directories.
- Top Local Directories to Be Listed In
See a list of the top FREE local business directories you need to be listed in. You can submit yourself, with a bit of time investment on your part, to these directories.