Tumblr

Tumblr

Simple and easy way to “share anything and customize everything.” More a tool for digital scrapbooking than for blogging, the things you share at Tumblr can be viewed from any type of web-enabled mobile device. Sign up for a free account and try a different but easy approach to sharing the images, text or web feeds that you love.
Subject: Applications By Activity–Aggregating/Syndicating; Applications By End Product–Web Sites; Applications By Activity–Social Networking; Applications By Type–Social Software

Connotea: free online reference management

Connotea: free online reference management

Keep track of your research resources, including bibliographic information, assign tags, download information to desktop applications, share resources with colleagues or browse the libraries of other researchers. Since Connotea is Web-based, access your information from any computer with a Web connection. Free registration required.
Subject: Applications By Activity–Organizing; Applications By Activity–Searching; Applications By Type–Searching And Researching Tools

Google Reader

Google Reader

Don’t have time to follow the latest news and posting on your favorite web sites? Google Reader uses web feed technology to bring the content to you in one convenient place. Also lets you share your favorites with friends and family on a public page. Requires a free Google account for use.
Subject: Applications By Activity–Aggregating/Syndicating; Applications By Type–Aggregators; Applications By End Product–Web Sites–Web Feeds

Google Docs

Google Docs

Create, edit, upload and share documents, spreadsheets and presentations using yet another of Google’s great tools. Access your documents from anywhere, so long as you have access to the Web. Allows for real-time collaboration on documents, too. Free registration required.
Subject: Applications By Type–Editing Tools–Document Editors; Applications By Activity–Editing–Document Editing; Applications By End Product–Presentations; Applications By End Product–Documents

Gigablast

Gigablast

Provides the code that allows you to implement site search engines or a custom topic search on your own website.
Subject: Applications By End Product–Web Sites; Applications By Activity–Searching; Applications By Type–Web Development Tools

Site Map Builder

Site Map Builder

Generates a “Google SiteMap XML . . . which you can place into your root directory for Google to index your web site. The sitemap XML follows a certain syntax that Site Map Builder will generate for you.” Site is not affiliated with Google. Offers a web-based version and a downloadable, freeware version.
Subject: Applications By Computer Language–XML (eXtensible Markup Language); Applications By Type–Web Development Tools

GuruLib Home Library Cataloging

GuruLib Home Library Cataloging

Catalog and organize your books and media, share reviews and comments about what you’re reading, listening to or playing, and connect with others who share your taste.
Subject: Applications By Type–Cataloging Applications; Applications By Activity–Organizing; Applications By Activity–Social Networking; Applications By Type–Social Software

RSSCalendar

RSSCalendar

“RSSCalendar is an exciting new way for individuals and organizations to share their calendars with family, friends, and co-workers – utilizing the latest in “Really Simple Syndication” (RSS) technology, including RSS channel creation and aggregation.” Requires free registration for use.
Subject: Applications By Computer Language–XML (eXtensible Markup Language); Applications By Activity–Organizing; Applications By End Product–Web Sites–Calendars; Applications By Type–Web Development Tools; Applications By Type–Productivity Tools

Tasty Data Goodies – Swivel

Tasty Data Goodies – Swivel

Upload and visualize your spreadsheet data – then compare it with data that others have loaded. A great place to review a variety of data visualization examples and to create your own. Note that any data uploaded for free at Swivel becomes available for all visitors at Swivel to view.
Subject: Applications By Type–Visualization Tools; Applications By Activity–Visualizing; Applications By Type–Searching And Researching Tools; Applications By End Product–Presentations

Crazy Egg – visualize your visitors

Crazy Egg – visualize your visitors

Allows you to track and view Web page analytics using eye-catching visualizations. Easy-to-use interface lets you see at a glance what’s hot and what’s not on your site. Requires registration; offers free and paid editions, depending on your need for analytics tracking.
Subject: Applications By Type–Web Development Tools–Web Analytics Tools

pixer.us:: online photo editor

pixer.us:: online photo editor

Allows you to quickly and easily upload photos from your desktop for basic photo editing (resize, flip, crop, exposure adjustments) and to apply some special effects. Download and save edited images back to your desktop. Does not require registration – just upload and go!
Subject: Applications By Type–Editing Tools–Image Editors; Applications By Activity–Editing–Image Editing; Applications By End Product–Graphics And Images

Google Custom Search Engine

Google Custom Search Engine

“Have a website or collection of sites you’d like to search over? With Custom Search Engine, you can harness the power of Google to create a search engine tailored to your needs.” In addition, you can also see examples, review documentation and peruse the blog for more information.
Subject: Applications By End Product–Web Sites; Applications By Activity–Searching; Applications By Type–Searching And Researching Tools; Applications By Type–Web Development Tools

Twitter

Twitter

“Twitter is a service for friends, family, and co???workers to communicate and stay connected through the exchange of quick, frequent answers to one simple question: What are you doing?”
Subject: Applications By Type–Communication Tools; Applications By Activity–Communicating

OpenSourceCMS

OpenSourceCMS

Allows you to “‘try out’ some of the best php/mysql based free and open source software systems in the world. You are welcome to be the administrator of any CMS system here, allowing you to decide which system best suits your needs.”
Subject: Applications By End Product–Web Sites; Applications By Computer Language–MySQL; Applications By Computer Language–PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor; Applications By Type–Web Development Tools

Scribd

Scribd

Easily share your original documents online. “Think of Scribd as a big online library where everyone can publish original content, including you! Part of the idea behind Scribd is that everyone has a lot of documents sitting around on their computers that only they can read.” Scribd provides a platform through which you can share your docs with t …
Subject: Applications By Activity–Searching; Applications By Type–Searching And Researching Tools; Applications By Activity–Social Networking; Applications By Type–Social Software

Zoho: Online Office, Word Processor, Spreadsheet, Presentation, CRM and more . . .

Zoho: Online Office, Word Processor, Spreadsheet, Presentation, CRM and more . . .

Online software suite that provides a comprehensive set of tools and applications that can help you do, well, almost anything.
Subject: Applications By Type–Editing Tools–Document Editors; Applications By Type–Productivity Tools; Applications By Activity–Editing–Document Editing; Applications By End Product–Documents