Website Promotion Tools & Applications
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.
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.
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.
SEOpen is a useful extension for FireFox users allowing them to find Google backlinks, PageRank, DMOZ inclusion, MSN backlinks, Alexa Site info, keyword density and more by right-clicking on the target site.
Keyword Extractor 1.05 (374 KB) extracts all of the keywords off a webpage. Keywords are sorted and indexed based on their usage and position; giving you details of how a search engine sees your site. Freeware for Windows 95 and higher.
WebPlacementVerifier (452 KB) checks your site search engine placement for multiple keywords and if it finds your site within the page depth selected, it reports the page number and position. User-friendly interface and easy to use. Freeware for Windows 2000/ XP/ 2003.
Feed Counter 1.0 (107.5 KB) allows you to find a website's FeedBurner stats (circulation, hits, reach) for a particular day or period of time and export them as a CSV file. Freeware for Windows NT/ 2k/ Me/ XP/ 2003/ Vista/ 7/. Requires .NET Framework.
Artemis Lite (1.47 MB) submits articles to 1,000's of sites and newsletters. To download, name and email address need to be provided and confirmed. Freeware for Windows 2000/XP. Requires I.E. 5.0+.
Link Checker 0.2d is a Firefox add-on that helps you find your links on other websites with just one click. Simply add your link to the add-on after installation and links will be highlighted in green (DoFollow) and red (NoFollow) if on a webpage. Requires Firefox 1.0 and higher.
Free Monitor for Google 2.4 (1.5 MB) is a program for search engine specialists and webmasters. Use it to find the position of your web site in Google for popular keywords. It keeps stats for several URLs and several lists of keywords and you can add notes. Freeware for Windows 98/ ME/ NT 4.x/ XP/ 2000/ Vista.
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.