These are all tools and services that we use and think are the best-of-class.  We are not paid or compensated in any way to endorse these products and all of the links below go directly to the sites, none are affiliate links.

FREE SOFTWARE

GRAPHICS EDITING

Gimp (Windows or Mac)

AUDIO EDITING

Audacity (Windows or Mac)

VIDEO EDITING

Windows Movie Maker (Windows)

iMovie (Mac)

VIDEO SLIDESHOW CREATION

Animoto

SCREENCASTING

Jing – free software

Screencast.com – free screencast hosting

VIDEO CONVERTER

Handbrake (Windows or Mac)

ONLINE ORGANIZER

Springpad (Windows or Mac)

CLOUD STORAGE/FILE SHARING

SugarSync (Windows or Mac)

DropBox (Windows or Mac)

WEB BROWSER

Firefox (Windows or Mac)

Firefox Sync (Windows or Mac)

 

SERVICES WITH FREE PLANS

E-MAIL MARKETING

Mail Chimp

iContact

BLOGGING

WordPress.com

FREE PHOTOS

Stock.Xchng

FreeDigitalPhotos.net

FreeStockPhotos.biz

Morgue File

 

PAID SERVICES

DOMAIN NAME REGISTRATION
This is the company we register our domain names with.
www.namecheap.com

WEB HOSTING
This is the company hosting this site.
www.hostgator.com

 

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