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Below are the previous web sites we selected as SPN Sites of the Day. All of these sites are great webmaster resources. If you missed some of our earlier SPN newsletters, take some time to browse these great sites now.
  
SPN Site of the Day Award

July 1, 2002
Perl.com is the central web site for the Perl community, providing a starting place for finding out everything about Perl. A great resource for programmers, new and advanced.

July 5, 2002
Naedus.com is a site that will teach you how to create high-quality web pages. The site contains tutorials, articles and general information about website design and also offers Awards to websites that qualify. Topics covered include basic HTML, XHML, style sheets, javascript, and Perl.

July 10, 2002
Webmaster Search Engine is still growing but this site has the makings of an excellent free resource for webmasters. Some good links and tools to be found here.

July 15, 2002
ActiveJump.com is an HTML tutorial site. If you're looking for a solid information on the basics of HTML, this is a good place to start. Covers all the major HTML areas and provides helpful examples of usage.

July 19, 2002
CodeBrain.com is a great resource for free java, PERL and javascript stuff. If you're looking for scripts or applets to enhance your site, CodeBrain is definitely the site to visit.

July 24, 2002
SponsorDirectory.com is an affiliate program directory and marketing resources guide. Over 1,500 affiliate programs listed. The site sports a top 10 list, a beginner's guide and a short scam list. Worth a visit.

July 29, 2002
AffiliateMatch.com affiliate programs directory provides an affiliate programs listing containing only the highest quality programs. Currently, there are 2,566 programs in the directory!

August 2, 2002
Usability.gov by the National Cancer Institute provides over 50 of the top Web design and usability guidelines based on emerging research as well as a wealth of other useful information related to design, accessibility, log analysis and market research. Use this site in planning and designing your Web site.

August 7, 2002
LookOff is a search engine for finding specific and topical search engines as well as a resource site for search engine information. Find reviews, tutorials and more.

August 12, 2002
If you're serious about learning more about the major search engines, Search Engine Forums is a good place to start. There are discussion forums devoted to every major search engine, PPC and directory as well as to general search engine related topics.

August 16, 2002
TheCgiSite.com offers over 2,000 free and shareware scripts and programs in a variety of programming languages and categories. The site also offers programming tutorials and program reviews.

August 21, 2002
FreeTechMail.org is the ultimate search engine for IT professionals who want to subscribe to the best free IT newsletters available from the industry.

August 26, 2002
GoArticles.com is an articles search engine with nearly 7,000 articles in over 60 categories. Search by category, keyword or author name. If you need information on Affiliate Programs, Search Engine Tactics, Web Design, Marketing, Finance, Scams, etc., this is the site to visit. New articles posted daily. Have any article sent to you immediately by email.

September 2, 2002
NetLingo.com is an online dictionary about the Internet, containing thousands of words and definitions that describe the technology and community of the World Wide Web. This is the site to visit if abbreviations like "IT" and "CPO" or terms like "cybercide" and "extranet" leave you scratching your head.

September 6, 2002
Font Connection is a fantastic source for freeware Windows and Mac fonts. If you want to spruce up your website with some unique font faces, this is a good place to start. Hundreds of styles to choose from.

September 11, 2002
WeberDev.com is a web developer site that provides in-depth articles, tutorials and code examples on PHP, JavaScript, MySQL, and more. A great site for developers seeking information or for site owners seeking developers.

September 16, 2002
MySearchEngines.com is a directory of search engines. Sign up and you can add as many engines to your site as you like without having to jump around the Web looking for the right search scripts. Top search engines, specialty engines, child safe engines...you'll find all of them here. Add up to 24 categories with up to 12 search engines per category.

September 20, 2002
MaKo4CSS.com is a site devoted to providing information about cascading style sheets and the advantages CSS offers in implementing site-wide, rich styling, structuring documents, reducing HTML 'clutter' and maintaining and changing sites. The site offers CSS FAQs, a tutorial, and links to other CSS books and sites.

September 25, 2002
FreeFever.com is a huge list of free resources for webmasters. All the webmaster resources listed on the site are 100% free and include everything from banner exchanges and CGI scripts to message boards and shorter URLs.

September 30, 2002
SoftwareSeeker is another top shareware site with over 5,300 shareware, freeware and demo applications listed in 12 major categories. The site offers Featured downloads, latest additions, top downloads and a unique "How Do I" section.

October 4, 2002
FileHungry is another shareware - freeware repository. Unlike many similiar directories, this one also carries software application titles for the Linux, MacIntosh, Win CE, and Palm platforms as well as Windows. Over 8,500 programs in 14 major categories with the usual New, Top Rated and Most Popular features.

October 9, 2002
SoftwareVault.com is another software resource site offering thousands of shareware and freeware apps. Numerous categories, detailed descriptions, screen shots, reviews and more.

October 14, 2002
About HTML is one of the best HTML resource sites we've come across. The site is well organized, easy to navigate and offers tutorials on HTML coding and Meta tags, HTML software links, links to online tools, HTML forums and much more.

October 18, 2002
Site Tutor is an open community covering topics such as web development, codes, scripting, affiliate programs, marketing, search engine tips, cool downloads, freebies, internet tech news, domains for sale, domains wanted, domains sold, websites for sale, barter & freelance forum, domain registration, banner & link exchange forum and a whole lot more.

October 23, 2002
GUIStuff offers free tools to create great-looking websites. Download one of dozens of graphical interfaces, use the Flash, DHTML, and graphics generation tools to add spice to your page, or check out the tutorials design section.

October 28, 2002
The Galt Download Zone is one of the Top 5 software sites in the world providing reviews, screen shots, and downloads of the best software and shareware on the Web. This site has it all - themes, screensavers, wallpapers, MP3 files, skins, games and more.

November 1, 2002
File Transit is a software distribution site with over 10,000 high quality applications in 300+ categories. Unlike many file repositories, File Transit supports over 25 operating systems. Updated daily with sections devoted to program reviews, top downloads, new additions and top rated files.

November 6, 2002
Ahref.com is a site devoted to the needs of web developers, offering a searchable directory of the web's best development resources, a collection of resources on topics such as database development and site marketing, a tools section, a career section and a discussion forum.

November 11, 2002
ACKY.NET has put together a huge collection of resources to assist webmasters in creating professional looking web sites. Find everything from JavaScripts, HTML Tutorials, Visual Basic Accessories, Windows 9x/NT Tips, Computer/ Internet Terms, Internet Tips, to Web Hosting Reviews and much more

November 18, 2002
ServerFiles.com is, as the name suggests, a server software directory for Network administrators & IT professionals, listing networking & server software for Windows 2000/ NT & .NET. Unlike other download/ software sites it does not focus on single user software. If you're looking for firewall, anti-virus, chat server, log analyzer, FTP server and Telnet server software, this is a good starting point.

November 22, 2002
Whatis.com is a knowledge exploration tool about information technology, especially about the Internet and computers. It contains over 3,000 individual encyclopedic definition/ topics and a number of "Fast Reference" pages. The topics contain about 12,000 hyperlinked cross- references between definition-topics and to other sites for further information.

November 27, 2002
HotSource HTML Help is a webpage authoring resource that covers basic HTML as well as cascading style sheets, javascript, dynamic html, cgi, graphics design, ethics and design, website promotion, and frequently asked questions. The site doesn't appear to have been updated for awhile but is still a useful resource.

December 2, 2002
AutoScripter.com is a rather unique site in that it offers free online script engines rather than free scripts. Basically, script engines allow you to customize scripts for your web site online and then copy the customized code to your own pages. There are script engines for HTML, CSS, DHTML, PERL and Javascript operations as well as links to other great resource sites.

December 9, 2002
WindowsPC.com is another large software repository, offering both freeware and shareware apps. No frills on this site, just thousands of programs listed in 26 major categories. This site has to be one of the largest of its kind on the Web.

December 13, 2002
FindSticky.com helps you to find the best FREE or almost free content on the Web to help you increase your site's stickiness. The site currently has 207 content providers listed, broken down into categories such as News headlines, free email, weather, games and more.

December 18, 2002
Free-Webhosts.com is a directory of over 1,200 free web hosting providers with reviews, ratings, forums, and searchable database. This is by far the largest and most up-to-date directory of free webspace provider.

December 23, 2002
100 Best Affiliate Programs. The name says it all. If you're looking for the top affiliate programs on the Net, start here. A compact site with useful affiliate tips, articles and resources.

December 30, 2002
News4Sites.com is a news content site for individuals, webmasters, companies and ISP's. The site monitors news on more than 8,000 web pages from 2500 domains and delivers over 25,000 news headlines everyday. Both free and paid newsfeeds are available.

January 6, 2003
Refer-it.com is the leading search engine for revenue-sharing programs with descriptions and ratings for 6,194 affiliate plans in it's database. The site also has a Top 10 affiliate list, a 4 star directory and useful industry news.

January 10, 2003
The FileBasket is another excellent software directory with shareware/freeware apps broken down into 15 major categories and numerous sub-categories. The site also offers Most Popular and New Releases lists as well as user ratings on many of the listed apps.

January 15, 2003
The name says it all. SimplyTheBest.net is a great resource site that has just about everything a webmaster could need, including free fonts, an affiliate directory, cgi scripts, a DHTML scripts and Javascript library, a shareware/freeware directory and much more..

January 20, 2003
MarketingTerms.com is a useful Internet Marketing dictionary. If you want to get up to speed on basic online marketing terminology, this is a good site to visit. Browse by category or alphabetically.

January 24, 2003
JavaScript Kit is the successor to another resource site we selected some time ago, Website Abstraction. The site has gotten even better and offers content galore, including free JavaScripts, Java applets, tutorials on DHTML, CSS, and Web building, Design Discussion Forums, and more.

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July 3, 2002
Looking for some online tools to help enhance your website? WebPage-Tools.com has a host of free online tools that you can use to create everything from pop-up windows and date stamps to tables and frames. Good stuff here.

July 8, 2002
SitePoint provides information and resources for webmasters who want to build, promote and profit from their own Website. Consisting of 6 major sub sites, SitePoint features articles, reviews, tutorials, the latest forum discussions, as well as tools and services.

July 12, 2002
Webmaster Search Engine is still growing but this site has the makings of an excellent free resource for webmasters. Some good links and tools to be found here.

July 17, 2002
FresherImage.com offers thousands of free to use clip art images, animations, banners, backgrounds, bullets, arrows, and borders as well as how-tos, tips, and tricks for creating your own graphics. Great tutorials for Adobe PhotoShop, Paint Shop Pro, Macromedia Fireworks and more.

July 22, 2002
MediaBuilder.com offers over 3,000 original web designs, backgrounds, interfaces and PhotoClips, FREE for use on personal web pages and email. The site also offers free online image tools for creating 3D banners, buttons and text.

July 26, 2002
SponsorDirectory.com is an affiliate program directory and marketing resources guide. Over 1,500 affiliate programs listed. The site sports a top 10 list, a beginner's guide and a short scam list. Worth a visit.

July 31, 2002
If you're looking for free fonts for your Mac or PC, 1001 Free Fonts is a good place to start. Thousands of fonts to choose from plus font tools and tutorials.

August 5, 2002
NeverExpires.com is a software site that has gathered the best freeware and shareware that never expires into 15 browsable categories. Over 1,000 apps to choose from.

August 9, 2002
Newbies & Nitwits is a support site for computer newbies as well as anyone still nervous about finding their way around the Internet. A good selection of user friendly tips, amusing articles and tutorials.

August 14, 2002
Search Engine Guide provides a directory of thousands of specialty search engines, daily news about search engines and the search engine industry, and information on using search engines to market your web site.

August 19, 2002
ProgramFiles.com is one of the better shareware/freeware, sites on the Web, offering over 21,000 downloadable files in 12 major categories. Nicely laid out and easy to navigate.

August 23, 2002
TutorialFind.com is the site to visit if you're looking for help on anything from 3D Software and Computers to Networking and Web Development. Browse through 24 categories of tutorials or add your own.

August 28, 2002
ArticleCity.com is another one-stop source for free articles. If you need content for your web site or for use in an opt-in ezine, this site is what you're looking for. Offers a nice layout, easy navigation and keyword search.

August 30, 2002
HTML Compendium is exactly that - a comprehensive list of HTML tags and associated attributes. There are also useful sections for beginners and those interested in CSS. Hundreds of working examples are provided. Over 20,000 pages to explore.

September 4, 2002
Tweaktown.com is a site for anyone looking for in-depth information on hardware and the Windows operating system. Find tips, articles, guides and reviews on audio, graphics, memory, drives, motherboards, monitors and much more.

September 9, 2002
FontFace.com is another great source for free and shareware Mac and Windows fonts. The site has hundreds of fonts to choose from as well as a featured Font of the Day, a Top 25 Fonts page and Font Tools. Best viewed in Internet Explorer.

September 13, 2002
The Free Email Address Directory is one of the most comprehensive email resource sites on the Web. Find POP3, IMAP, Web-based email service providers as well as email forwarding services and email service providers for your web site. If it has anything to do with email, you'll find it here.

September 18, 2002
TOPNIC.com bills itself as a one-stop web destination for the latest information on technology, open source computing, portals, networking & communications, internet, and computing. There is a lot of useful information posted on this site. Take some time to check it out.

September 23, 2002
Entrepreneur.com is our pick of the day. For sheer volume of small business tips, resources, How-To guides and general business information, the site is unrivalled. An excellent resource for small business owners.

September 27, 2002
WebmasterGate.com is a nice directory of quality web resource sites that includes services, design and promotion. Worth a look if you are looking for good sites on a particular topic.

October 2, 2002
TheFreeCountry.com offers free programmers' and webmaster resources, free internet software, free cgi, javascript and php scripts as well as free articles and tutorials. There is a lot of great content packed into this site.

October 7, 2002
Computer Arts Tutorials offers the latest "How To" information on PhotoShop, Flash, 3D animation, CSS, Dreamweaver, and much more. Reviews, news, downloads and a forum round out this excellent site's offerings.

October 11, 2002
Hypergurl.com is a major resource site, offering tutorials, scripts and other useful information for webmasters. Tutorials include Paint Shop Pro, Frontpage Express, FTP and HTML. The site also has useful reference charts and links to a host of free resources.

October 16, 2002
Softpile.com is another shareware and freeware software site that offers great apps in 8 major categories. Features include detailed file descriptions, featured and spotlight applications, daily new program listings and a a Top 10 download list.

October 21, 2002
The PHP Resource Index offers over 1,500 PHP resources in 198 categories. There are over 1,100 ready-to-use PHP scripts available on this site plus documentation, links to PHP jobs, message boards, developer sites and much more.

October 25, 2002
SmartWebby is a commercial service but offers an impressive selection of free articles, tutorials, web site tools and design tips and tricks. The resource area covers HTML coding, Flash, DHTML, ASP, web site promotion and more.

October 30, 2002
WantDBest.com is a multi-category no-spyware directory, listing over 7,000 free resources. A lot of work went into this site and it shows. If you're looking for free, quality web resources, this is a good place to start.

November 4, 2002
WorldWideWare.com is another nice shareware/freeware site with a leaning toward Internet related apps. The site also has useful software and hardware Q&A sections as well as a shareware message board for announcements.

November 8, 2002
Webopedia is a free online dictionary for words, phrases and abbreviations that are related to computer and Internet technology, providing definitions in plain, understandable language. A good site to visit if you're interested in expanding your knowledge of Net jargon.

November 13, 2002
Webmasters' Library is a good starting point for Webmasters who are interested in learning the theoretical, practical and technical skills required to create and maintain a successful Website. The site offers articles, tutorials, tips & tricks, and much more.

November 15, 2002
Refdesk.com isn't really a webmaster resource site, but the site is so comprehensive that webmasters can find a wealth of resources and useful information simply by checking out some of the content. Excellent starting point for those still familiarizing themselves with the Net.

November 20, 2002
devScripts.com offers hundreds of free web developer scripts and programs in the following main categories: PHP, ASP, PERL, ColdFusion and Javascript. New scripts are added frequently.

November 25, 2002
Locate Software is another nice freeware /shareware site with thousands of applications listed in 11 major categories. Newest programs are posted on the home page along with Recommended Programs. Worth a visit.

November 29, 2002
MajorGeeks.com is a top shareware /freeware site run by geeks who take the time to install and test programs before listing them on their site. Over 25 major categories of applications to browse through. Surf on over for a look see.

December 4, 2002
4Templates.com is, as the name suggests, a website template resource. Not free, but the templates are quality and prices range from a low of $4.99 to a high of about $25.00. If you believe time is money, you can save yourself a bundle by selecting from the 400+ templates on this site.

December 6, 2002
The Web Host Industry Review provides comprehensive online resources about the Web Hosting, VPN, domain name and ecommerce industries. News, editorials, articles, host comparisons and much, much more. Definitely a site to bookmark.

December 11, 2002
1000 Web Site Tools is a mini-directory of webmaster tools and resources. A good place to start if you don't want to be overwhelmed with information. Find links to free hosting, promotion, web graphics, fonts, java & JavaScripts, CGI, script collections, guestbooks & more.

December 16, 2002
TrainingTools.com offers free web-based courses on a wide range of topics including HTML, FrontPage, Javascript, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash and more. A great site for learning the basics. A paid membership gives you access to even more info and materials.

December 20, 2002
Designs and Templates is a compact website providing links to quality free and commercial web templates as well as links to graphic resource, web hosting and webmaster resource sites.

December 27, 2002
Font Paradise offers thousands of free Windows TrueType fonts for download. ActiveFont technology allows visitors to click on a font they like and let their web browser download and install the selected font for them. Fonts are arranged both alphabetically and by category.

January 3, 2003
SpiderPro is a professional webmaster and web developer resource site. Subjects covered include HTML, XML, JavaScript, Java and Perl. SpiderPro also provides useful information related to site hosting, ecommerce, designing and publishing.

January 8, 2003
RateMyHost.com allows you to find the right hosting service by providing non-biased reviews, customer ratings, and a powerful, yet easy-to-use search tool. Browse through their database or search by price, features and options.

January 13, 2003
Ace JavaScripts is a superb little javascript directory. Scripts are sorted by category (14 in total) and all scripts have been rated on a scale of 1 to 5. The site also has a Top 10 list and a New Script Additions section. Definitely worth a visit.

January 17, 2003
VPSource.com is a huge collection of webmaster, promotion, site design, and programming resources. A good starting point for webmasters, web developers and programmers.

January 22, 2003
Looking for the perfect domain name? Then, you gotta love DeletedDomains.com. Search on-hold and expired domain names for free. Simple search filters like date of expiry, domain extension, number of characters, etc. help to narrow results. You can even search Deleted Domain Lists in real-time.

January 27, 2003
Backwash.com breaks the Internet down by personality rather than subject matter, filtering content to save you time and ensure you are aware of the best things the world has to offer. Best of all they offer free dynamic web feeds that you can add as content to your web site.

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