I very rarely endorse or mention a product before first trying it myself, however I came across bravenet last evening and they had such a wealth of free webtools that I needed to share immediately. In the upcoming weeks, I will be trying out several of these tools and writing amore in depth analysis of those I like. In the meantime you can try them out for yourself and share the ones you like. Below is a their list of free webtools.
Create an online diary or blog.
Host live chats with your site visitors.
Buy/Sell/Trade with classified ads.
Host your own custom postcard service.
Add a visitor feedback form to your website.
Automated frequently asked questions.
Build your own handy link directory.
Site visitors pin your map of the world.
The most popular guestbook on the Internet.
Put live news on your web site.
Track and graph your website traffic.
Daily Horoscopes on your web site.
Maintain a distribution mailing list with ease.
Message Board to host online discussions.
Public event or scheduling calendars
Restrict access to selected website pages.
Store and share your photos online.
Shorten your website address. (clik.to/me)
Allow visitors to search your entire website.
Visitors promote your site and build traffic.
This Day in History
Find out what happened every day in history.
Generate traffic for your site.
Hold a multiple-question poll on your website.
A new cartoon for your website every day.
Embed a quick poll in your website.
Create a ring of sites with similar interests.
Create animated characters for your site.
Got a few others you would like to mention? Please share.