Most Useful Website

10/9/2017

By Scott Sekinger

 

Below is a list of some of the most interesting websites on the web that you might find very useful. They range for travel websites to free online software alternatives.

 

Website

Description

BLD

A great website for building and buying your next Gaming PC.

Free Computer Books

Gives you access to tons of free computer books.

How Stuff Works

Explains how a wide number of things work from computers to ESP.

IFIXIT

Provides you with free repair guides to fix pretty much everything under the sun.

Music-Map

A great site for discovering music.

Keepvid

A great website that allows you to download videos from YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, Twitch.Tv, Dailymotion, Youku, Tudou, Metacafe and heaps more!

Oyster

“We Visit, Photograph, Review & Rate Hotels. The Hotel Tell-All Site!

See the truth before you travel -- thousands of undoctored hotel photos, and the ...

Kid-Friendly Hotels · Romantic Hotels · Luxury Hotels · Golf Resorts”

RoadTrippers

A great website to help you plan your trip to get the most out of your journey.

SmallPDF

Converts a wide variety of files to and from PDF formats. You can save to your PC, Google Drive or Drop Box.

TasteDive

This site recommends similar music (musicians, bands), movies, TV shows, books, authors and games, based on what you like.

Mathway

A free web based math problem solver answers your algebra homework questions with step-by-step explanations.

DuckDuckGo

A search engine that the does not track you.  The site protects your privacy.

SuperCook

Gives you recipes for ingredients you have at home.

CheapShark

This sites helps you find the best prices on PC games.

Strong Password Generator

This site helps you generate strong hard to guess passwords

FutureLearn

A great website to learn a wide variety of topics.

Sololearn

A great website to learn a new program language. This site is like CodeAcademy

Pixlr

This is a cloud-based set of image tools and utilities, including a number of photo editors, a screen grabber browser extension, and a photo sharing service. The suite was intended for non-professionals, however the apps range from simple to advanced photo editing. It can be used on PCs, and on smartphones or tablets using a mobile app.[1] Time put Pixlr on its list of the top 50 websites of 2013.[2] It has web-based 'paint' features similar to online image manipulation software such as Paint.net.

Powtoon

A website that is easy to use to create animations and presentions.

Google Docs

A free web based word processor program.  To use it you must have Google account.

Google Sheets

A free web based spreadsheet program.  To use it you must have Google account.

Google Slides

A free web based presentation program.  To use it you must have Google account.

Ninite

A great website for downloading and install a lot of free software from Chrome to SugarSync.

Internet Archive

This website gives you access to a lot of free contact including books, music, movies, etc.  You must check out this site.

Wolframalpha.

A search engine that  gives you access to the world's facts and data and calculates answers across a range of topics, including science.

Project Gutenberg

A great website to download free ebooks.

Zamzar

A great website for converting a wide variety of file formats.

WeTransfer

A great website for sending large files that you can not send via email.