With advancements in technology and the Internet, creating websites and online applications are becoming simpler over time. Web applications and other freeware have become tools to make our jobs more productive, have a higher quality and also time and cost efficient for the sake of our customers. Various web tasks like coding, designing and communication has become much simpler today compared to just a few years back.
The innovation of free web applications has allowed web designers and developers to carry out their jobs anywhere as long as there is Internet collection. Web applications allow a person to work on the Internet, without even having to download the software onto his or her laptop or personal computer. Web applications are especially useful when you don’t have your own laptop with you but need to get something done ASAP.
Free web applications are made simple and intuitive for users to attain quick understanding of how it works. The interface of web applications is also simple to utilise and user-friendly despite holding many functions. All of these elements are important so that users feel comfortable instantly with the web application and are able to get the hang of how the application works in a short period of time.
This article presents to you a list of free applications which are really comprehensive and will definitely come in handy for all you web designers and developers out there. Even without your own software, you can bet these free applications will perform as good (or even better) than commercial software. Check it out!
Messaging and Communication
Free internet voice and video chat program.
Connect to multiple IRC Servers simultaneously and chat in channels with other IRC Users.
Integrated email, calendaring and instant messaging with intuitive user interface.
Desktop project management application similar to Microsoft Project.
Cross-platform desktop tool for project scheduling and management.
Vector Graphics and Image Editing and Design
Vector graphics editor application.
Paint creatively with the help of a huge range of painting tools.
Multiple functions like designing graphics, editing photos, creating panoramas, producing movies and digital crafts.
Create hand drawn cartoons using both vector art and bitmap format.
Image and photo manipulation software designed to be used on computers that run Windows.
This program gives a quick overview of both installed and non installed fonts.
A web browser which views installed fonts and allows you to add new ones.
Site Promotion Tools and Applications
Open source app for webmasters to analyze web site content.
Rank checker tool (software) designed to batch automatically check keyword positions and track keyword ranking performance on multiple search engines including Google, Yahoo, Bing (MSN), Ask, and AOL.
Semi automation submissions to over 3000 web directories