If your anything like us, when you stumble across a great site you want everyone to know about it. Rather than us spam you all with emails full of links, I thought I’d put up a few of our favourites at the moment for you to take a look at.
Tom, our Head of New Media has gone with the following web sites
www.flickr.com: One of the pioneers of web 2.0 cool. Still a great site and tool to share pics
www.alistapart.com: And I quote “List Apart Magazine explores the design, development, and meaning of web content, with a special focus on web standards and best practices”
www.positivesharing.com/ : PMA Blog (AKA ‘positive mental attitude)’for the work place
www.worldbeardchampionships.com/: Does exactly what it says on the tin. Its a world championship for beards. Great!
Our marketing executive Armgard came back with:
www.pandora.com: Online radio station where you pick the type of music you want to hear
www.skyscanner.net: Search for flights to escape this winter
www.toptable.co.uk: Book restaurants online and get some great rates
One of our Web Designers Jenna, is mostly looking at…
Our product executive, also called Tom, has put forward an eclectic mix of sites below
www.slashdot.org: Tech news for internet geeks
www,w3schools.com: Web developer site listing “…all the Web-building tutorials you need, from basic HTML and XHTML to advanced XML, SQL, Database, Multimedia and WAP”
www.domaindiagnosis.com: Whois and DNS look up
www.garagegames.com: Site helping you if you want to get started creating your own computer games up to experienced designers
www.sxc.hu: Free stock photo site
And the sites I keep going back to at the moment are:
www.cracked.com: Top 10 lists, ranging from ‘The 10 Best Sci-Fi Films Never Made’, to ‘The 7 Most Easily Escapable Movie Monsters’ though to ‘The 25 Secret Perks of Working at Google’. Very funny.
www.searchengineland.com: One of the best search engine marketing sites I’ve come across so far. I check this out a couple of times a day
www.musicovery.com: Great looking music site where you pick songs by your mood and energy
If you’ve got some cool, interesting or funny sites stored in your favourites you want to share, feel free to leave a comment with a link below.