Slick Plan: Create Beautiful Sitemaps and Flowcharts for Free

Slick Plan is a web based tool that enables you to create visually pleasing sitemaps and flowchart designs for free. It’s a handy tool for web developers and designers who need to create navigation flowcharts for their clients. Upon creating an account, Slick Plan enables you to organize and save your sitemaps for future reference.

The designs generated can be sent directly via an HTML link or exported as a PDF document. It also provides you with the HTML code for the project. You might want to check out a quick demo of how to use Slick Plan here.

The Invoice Machine: Online Invoicing Made Simple and Elegant

The Invoice Machine is a web based invoicing service which enables you to create professional looking invoices with an easy to use interface. It’s ideal for anyone who is looking for an easy way to create, manage and send their invoices.

The invoices can be customized with color and logo. You can set options like currency, shipping, taxes, discounts, language, notes etc. You can see which invoices have been sent, paid or are due. The invoices can be filtered by period, client or status.

It allows you to set up recurring templates, which can be used to send invoices to your clients automatically on scheduled dates. You can either attach the invoice as a PDF document in your email or send it directly to your clients.

Dooblet: Find Alternatives to Anything

Dooblet is an interesting web service which provides you with alternatives to almost anything. It’s like a search engine which helps you find alternatives to a large variety of subjects.

To test try Dooblet, just type in a keyword, like a car model, music group, technology or a company name. For instance the keyword “Google” provides you with alternatives as in the below image.

It features the ‘wanted’ and ‘hot’ terms being searched for alternatives. You can even suggest alternatives, if the alternative you were looking for isn’t listed in the results.

In some instances Dooblet might not provide you with the alternatives you expect as its still in the beta stage.

Use YouTube as a Alarm Clock

Waking up is something many of us don’t like which is why Levi Hutchins invented the alarm clock in 1787 (Wikipedia), so that we break our sleep with a annoying sound that keeps beeping on and on.

But times have changed and so has the alarm, these days people wake up listening to their favorite music or radio talk shows instead of those annoying beeps. But do you want a YouTube video as a alarm? Read on.


To take that one step further using a service called Online video clock you can set your favorite video to play as your alarm.

Though this service sounds pretty cool there are few things that may not exactly work out because;

  1. You need to keep this site open to hear the alarm.
  2. You need to keep your PC on to hear the alarm.
  3. You need to keep your speakers on.

Now if you are ready to to the above three things this can really be fun. If not then read our tutorial on How to use Wake on LAN to automatically start the PC at any given time, this will help you skip the above things and only start the PC when the alarm needs to go off.

Online Video Clock [via Technospot]

Rank Buzz: Domain Information and SEO Tool

Rankbuzz is a web base domain information and SEO utility, which provides you with number of useful pieces of information about a website. For instance Pagerank, Alexa rank, social links, Twitter mentions, number of indexed pages, site value etc.,

Just enter the URL of a website and hit the ‘Go’ button to get useful pieces of information about any website. For each statistic being displayed, it also provides useful suggestions and comments accordingly.

Rankbuzz can serve as a handy way to easily know domain information about any website. It’s key features include,

  • Social links chart
  • Indexed pages chart
  • Social links
  • Twitter mentions
  • Alexa graph
  • On site information
  • Site value etc.,
  • Quantcast, Technorati and Compete rankings.

Protect your Brand with Domain Typo Generator

Domain Typo Generator helps website owners to find typos of their domains, which they might consider purchasing to redirect traffic to the main website and further enhance their brand. It supports Top Level Domains (TLD) including .com, .net, .org, .biz, .us and .info.

domain typo generator

It takes your domain and applies each of the common set of typos to it and then checks the availability of that typo. These methods include:

  • QWERTY keyboard slips
  • Missing letters
  • Double letters
  • Letter swapping
  • Look alike (eg: the letter l and the number 1)
  • Extra or missing hyphens

The results can be viewed by the registrant names, by domain’s TLDs and by Domain Name Servers (DNS). You can also export the results in CSV format and open them as a spreadsheet.

Focus Booster Live: Web Based Time Management Application

Focus Booster Live is a free and easy-to-use web application that works using the  Pomodoro Technique. It can be used for any kind of task which needs time management. Using this application, one can overcome the anxiety involved in work with deadlines and can avoid ineffective work and study habits.

To get started, set the session length ranging from 05:00 min to 40:00 mins based on your task. Then, click the ‘Start’ button to initiate the session.  It provides you with an option to set break length in the given session length. The break length can vary from 1 minute to the user specified session length.

It notifies you at the end of sessions and breaks with alarms and also plays a ticking sound during the session.

Key Features:

  • An easy-to-use web based time management application.
  • Provides you with adjustable session length and break length.
  • Get notified at the end of each session with alarms.
  • Option to turn/off the alaram and ticking sound.

Distribute Files On Multiple File Sharing Sites with DropRecord

DropRecord is a free web 2.0 file mirroring service. It will distribute your uploaded files to other file sharing websites like RapidShare, MegaUpload, EasyShare, DepositFiles, ZShare and maintains those download links. All uploads are done in parallel, thereby reducing the time required for generating the links.

Just upload your file and it will automatically get distributed to multiple free file hosting sites. You can upload as many files as you like, where the maximum file size limit is 500 MB. After it’s uploaded, you will get download links to these sites. You can also search files uploaded by other users and check out latest search terms, top downloads and latest files uploaded.

Wikify Automatically Adds Wikipedia Hyperlinks Into Text

Ever wanted to inject Wikipedia links into some lines of text? Found it tedious? Here comes Wikify that’ll let you inject Wikipedia links into text automagically.


Wikify is a web-service allowing everybody to enrich their arbitrary text with links to In other words, it makes hypertext from your plain text. You’ll need to put some text in the box provided and then hit the Start Wikify’ button. The tool will then go through your text and look for words that have corresponding Wikipedia pages. You can then copy the html code that has hyperlinks injected into it and then use them as you wish.

However, Wikify is not perfect. It will not come to know what you mean when a word has different meaning and variations. For instance, it will link to Internetand Explorerseparately when you wanted a link to Internet Explorer the browser.

But still, it should come in handy for those weird projects, where you might want to give Wikipedia some serious link love.

GMT Watch: World Time Zone Customizable Clocks

GMT Watch is a Microsoft Silverlight based website for customizable clocks. You may set any World Time Zone(WTZ) with current or specific time considering countries operating Daylight Savings Time(DST). All clocks are linked and time changes to one apply immediately to others.

To change the time, click on the digital format of the clock and adjust the time accordingly. You to choose the background color of the clock between blue, pink and black.

It needs Microsoft Silverlight installed to work properly.

Key Features:

  • Web based world time zone customizable clocks
  • Options to adjust the Daylight Savings Time(DST), background color of the clocks.
  • View the time in both analog and digital formats.
  • No registration or email required.