Website Promotion Tools & Applications
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.
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!
AddWeb submits to 500,000 search engines, directories and link resources. Features include a page advisor, page builder & optimizer, live traffic analysis, AI submit technology, powerful ranking functions, built-in FTP & MS FrontPage support, free automated database & revision updates and an automated search engine rule checker. Three commercial versions, ranging in price. Demo versions available as well. For Windows 95/98/NT.
Piwik 0.1.5 (1.9 MB) is web analytics software that aims to be an open source alternative to Google Analytics. Download the latest release, upload it to your webserver and open your browser. Installation is automatic and takes less than 5 mins. PHP 5.1 or higher and a Mysql database required.
Press Blaster will send your press release to over 24,000 media contacts in the U.S.A. and Canada. Contact info includes: name, address, phone, fax, website URL, and email address. Press Blaster has a built-in email program. 4 star ZDnet rating. Trial demo severely restricted. For Win 95/98/2000/ME/NT. Reg. version: $149.95.
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.