Tools

Here are some great online tools that I’ve been collecting over time. Most have free versions or free trials. If you have tools you would like to share, please forward them to me via Facebook or Twitter. I will keep adding more with time.

Website tools

Google Browser size Will show you what visitors can and cannot see on your website page depending upon their screen size.

Check my Colors Tool for checking foreground and background color combinations of all DOM elements and determining if they provide sufficient contrast when viewed by someone having color deficits.

Stippleit A way to label and share the content of photos on your site or blog

Wibiya Free website toolbar

Business productivity

Zoho More than 20 different applications spanning Collaboration , Business and Productivity applications.

Docusign Electronic signature. Helps businesses to complete transactions quickly and securely online while improving compliance and dramatically reducing processing costs.

Dropbox Enables users to store and share files and folders with others across the Internet using file synchronization allows you to make your files accessible from almost anywhere.

Lino it Free online sticky notes

Twiddla Web base (no setup) meeting playground. An easy and free way to collectively look at, mark up and discuss websites and images in real-time from anywhere you’ve got a web browser and internet connection.

Form Stack Online form builder

Survey Monkey Create surveys

 

Social Media

Hootsuite Manage multiple accounts, schedule, track, etc.

Tweetdeck Free download- Update Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, Google Buzz and Foursquare. Manage multiple Twitter accounts easily. Scheduling feature to check-in or send a tweet in the future

bit.ly Allows you to shorten a long URL, share it and then analyze the resulting usage of the link.

Twitter

Twitr Backgrounds Free and custom Twitter background

Screenr Create instant screen casts for Twitter followers. Record on your Mac or Pc and will play anywhere.

TwitlongerTwitlonger is a way to let you post to Twitter when 140 characters just isn’t enough.

News (social media and technology)

Mashable

Alltop

Email Marketing

Constant Contact

Mailchimp Free account for under 1000 email subscriber

Video

Vokle Live video broadcasting platform for hosting interactive events

Oovoo Video Chat.  Two-way video chats are always free.

Screen Capture

MarkUp Lets you draw on any webpage with a variety of tools to express your thoughts, make a point or just simply edit.

Jing is a tool that allows you to simply and easily capture images

Remote Access

Logmein

Picture Editor

Pixlr Free picture editor

Picresize Picture resizer

Online Mettings & Events

Google+ Hangouts

MeetingBurner

Genevieve Lachance is a web marketing consultant who has a passion for social media and technology based in Montreal, Canada. Read More About Me »