Website Promotion Tools & Applications
Active Web Reader Customizer (696 KB) allows you to distribute your own RSS reader that includes your feeds and web pages. Users can then download your RSS reader, preloaded with your RSS feeds, increasing your website visibility. Freeware for Windows 98 SE/ ME/ 2000/ XP.
JOC Web Promote (703 kb) announces your web pages to 1000+ search engines and directories. Unlimited uses for all your web pages. Unlimited free updates of the database! Uses project files. 16 simultaneous connections. Includes web page builder for better position in certain engines. Fast, Compact and easy to use. For Win95/98/NT. Registered version $29.95.
Metty (2.0 MB) is a meta tag generator that allows you to create meta tags by filling in simple form fields. This handy little app supports 33 meta tags in the current version. No knowledge of meta tags is necessary to use Metty. Freeware. For Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000.
Aesop Award Submitter (1.3 MB) is a free, easy to use program that automatically submits award requests to nearly 100 award sites, including the 8 most important awards on the web. If you want more exposure for your site, download this handy little app.
AnalogX Keyword Extractor (234 kb) extracts keywords from a webpage, and then sorts and indexes them based on their usage and position. Once indexed, you can adjust search-engine specific weighting factors and keyword criteria to get the best possible view of how a search engine sees your site. KeyEx can load local files as well as site files, work through a proxy, and have separate configurations for as many search engines as you'd like to enter!
AdaURL (1.2 MB) automates submission to 30 major Search engines and Link Directories. It submits to the most appropriate category for each site automatically. Features include free upgrades, a keyword manager that can examine pages and compile a list of keywords and generate HTML META tags. For Windows 95/98/NT. Freeware.
Woopra (5.4 MB) is a revolutionary Web analytics tool that tracks visitors through your site in real time. Both a desktop client program and a web server application, Woopra delivers a rich library of visitor statistics in an unmatched user interface which includes an innovative live chat feature allowing communication between you and site visitors. Freeware while in Beta for Windows, Linux and Mac.
EternalHits.com is an international web traffic building system run by the authors of the Wise Wolf software. In brief, you get $25 free For joining, up to a $3 CPM for simply displaying ads, 5 levels of referrals, 3 Cents per visitor and 5 Standard ads free per day.
Software Submit v5.0 (2.0 MB) is a tool which enables you to submit your software to 800+ download sites. Freeware for Windows 98 or above.
SEO Tutorial (493 KB) is an ebook for webmasters and site owners. Covers the basics of search engine optimization and site promotion. Mainly intended for beginners. Freeware for all Windows versions.
JOC Press Release A Professional Press Release Distribution system. It can generate an extraodinary amount of publicity for your products, services, causes or websites. Compose and email your PR to a targeted list of media contacts. Database includes thousands of magazines, daily and weekly newspapers, radio and TV stations and many more. Compact and easy to use. For Win95/98/NT. Registered version $49.95.
Link Page Creator 1.0 (2.5 MB) solves the problem of creating sitemaps for large sites (100 pages plus). It quickly connects all of the pages on your website together in a way that satisfies Google's webmaster guidelines. Freeware for Windows 7/ 98/ 2k/ Me/ XP/ Vista.
SEO Spyglass 1.0 (5.9 MB) is a research tool designed to show how your competitors got top search engine rankings. It reveals backlink numbers, the URL, PageRank, Alexa Rank, and IP address of each backlink, website age, link value, backlink origin, keyword density, etc. Requires JRE and email registration. Freeware for Windows 98+ and Unix/ Linux/ MacOS X.
Good Keywords is a freeware program for Win95/98/2000/NT (236KB) that finds the best keywords for your web pages and then helps you measure your success by comparing your traffic with that of your competitors!
Traffic Travis 3.1 (4.2 MB) is a comprehensive collection of essential Market Research, PPC and SEO tools bundled into one application. Impressive interface, intuitive navigation and helpful tutorials. Rated 4.5 stars by cNet. Freeware for Windows 2000/ XP/ Vista. Requires on-site registration.