Random But Useful

Awario: Find online conversations about your company, brand or products and engage with your audience.

Siege media embed code generator: The infographic embed code generator produces image embed codes that generate more clicks.

LSIGraph/LSI Keyword Generator: Generates Latent Semantic Indexing (LSI) Keywords for your SEO.

IFTTT: allows users to create simple connections between the apps they use every day.

SumoMe: SumoMe is a suite of free tools that can be used to grow your website’s traffic.

Google scholar: Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.

Internet Live Stats: Live tracking of numbers of internet users, websites, Google searches, social media posts etc.

Make My PersonaIf you are stuck on what your ideal customer would be then this tool by HubSpot can help.

GoofbidIf you buy and sell on eBay then this tool can help the process.

Go F*cking Do ItIf you procrastinate or struggle to take action then this tool is built to help you.

Appointly – No back-and-forth emails, no double booking, and only a few seconds to schedule an appointment with you.

Survey Monkey: Find out more about your customers by asking them questions through Survey Monkey.

One Click Quiz Maker: Makes you generate quizzes quickly.

Survey Gizmo: If you want to survey your users then this has a limited free version.

Survey Any Place: A tool to create engaging surveys, quizzes, and assessments.

Mapbox: Add location into any application through mapping, navigation, and location search SDKs.

Redirect Tracker: If you don’t trust short URLs then you can use this first to check where it is sending you.

Twine: Twine is an open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories.

Emoji Keyboard: Having trouble finding emojis while using a laptop or desktop? Problem solved.

Build Box: Create your own video game without learning how to code.

Online Marketing Budget Calculator: A way you can get a good estimate of what your marketing costs could be.

HARO – Help a reporter out: HARO provides journalists with a robust database of sources for upcoming stories and daily opportunities for sources to secure valuable media coverage.

Yougov profiles: Profiles is a segmentation and media planning product for agencies and brands.

Tagboard: A search and display platform for social networks.

Hashtagify.me: The most advanced Twitter Hashtags search engine

Crowdfire: App to grow social networks. Find and follow people and identify unfollowers.

Linktally: Counts how many times a link has been used across the major social networks.

Ninite: Install and update as many programs as you want for many different things.

XenoApp: An online tool designed to help attract, convert, and keep customers through the power of live response.

Subscribers: Drive more traffic using browser notifications.

Brandyourself.com: Your online profile is important and this tool acts like it is your credit score.

Disqus: A worldwide blog comment hosting service for websites and online communities that use a networked platform.

 

Quiz & Survey Tools

InteractA tool for creating quizzes to engage your audience and generate leads for your business. Create quizzes just like the ones you see on Facebook and use them to build your list.

 

RSS Feeds and Alerts

Feedly: This lets you organize all your favorite publications, podcasts, and YouTube channels into collections and receive updates when new content is available.

Google alerts: Monitor the web for interesting new content.

The Old Reader: The Old Reader is a web-based news aggregator that delivers website, blog, and other Internet content to a web-based inbox.

Pocket: A cool app that allows you to view later…put it in (your) Pocket.

TalkWalker: Monitor the Web for interesting new content about your name, brand, competitors, events, and more.

 

URL Shorteners

Ow.ly: Makes links manageable.

Bitly: Shorten and brand the links you share, and keep track of them as they travel across the internet.