In this section, TheFreeSite.com takes a look at the various free services, online tools and enhancements that are available for Web sites. Webmaster freebies that are reviewed here range from online CGI hosting to free message boards to free interactive content for your site. We also take a look at free services that can optimize the coding of your pages, as well as help you promote your Web site.
This well-done site offers over 4,000 free headers for use on Web sites. Here, you'll find Web site headers, Flash headers and customizable headers in a variety of categories. The headers are suitable for use on personal and business Web sites, as well as blogs, Myspace, WordPress, and more.
At this site, you can get a free "Yellbox" chat window for your site that lets you get instant feedback from your visitors. YellBox is easy to set up and the service is customizable. Features include smiley faces, a swear filter, a ban IP address feature, and more.
This free service lets you easily place news headlines, on the topic of your choice, on your Web site. You can also customize the look and feel of the headlines, so they match your site's layout. The headlines are automatically updated every two hours. NewsToolkit also offers a link exchange program.
With this helpful free service, you can easily add a local search engine to your Web site, thus making it far more appealing and useful to your visitors. You can add search capabilities to your site, without CGIs or server modifications. Visitors to your site will see a search entry form that looks like part of your site, because it can be customized with your own background and logo.
This site offers a free customizable pregnancy countdown calendar, suitable for use either on Web site or on a forum posting. DaysToGo.com automatically counts down the days until your due date and displays how many weeks pregnant you are.
Do you want to give your Web site a new look? This fine resource offers loads of quality free GUIs (graphical user interfaces). Here, you'll also find free online tools for creating Web site elements, such as navigation bars and Flash multimedia content.
This site offers a nice roundup of all things Flash-related on the Web. (Flash, an "authoring environment" from Macromedia, lets you create multimedia presentations on the Web). FlashHeaven.net offers free Flash tutorials, source codes, sounds, loops, fonts and more. (This site is available in English and German versions).