Offers the first lesson, Learning HTML, for FREE. This is an eBook that will teach you HTML in just a few hours.
Website Design Tips & Tutorials
A simple text editor that is color-highlighted for HTML and some programming languages. Great help in providing shortcuts, but keeps in in total control.
- Allaire Homesite
A professional edior that provides total control. More features than EditPlus, but also more expensive... We use this one here at Hilltop.
We have to admit to never trying this editor, but it is free and may be worth a look...
- Microsoft FrontPage
A drag-and-drop website creation program. Although we don't recommend it, Frontpage is very popular because of it' ease of use. It tends to add lots of bloated code and is difficult to edit at the raw HTML level -- necessary because it creates code that doesn't always work well with all browser situations...
Online Hardware & Software Buying
Has just about everything you need for both PC and Mac, good prices, and FREE Shipping of orders over $100! We ordered a printer here at 5:00PM and had it in our hands the next morning!
Small Office Tools
Merchant account with no application fee, easy acceptance, good rates...
Great online payment system, FREE account, and now accepts International accounts
Good real-time credit card processing, but a rather hefty investment to get started
eFax sends and receives faxes via email. No FAX machine required.
Get your own, toll-free number for a modest monthly fee.
Ezines (Email Newsletters)
- PaintShop Pro
Great graphics program for website work...great price too! Highly recommended.
The standard for professional graphic arts work. Great for website design and print as well. Has some features not available in PaintShop, but for a price.
- Art Today (Clipart)
Lots of clipart for free, even more for a price.
- Eyewire (Photography)
Great collection of stock, royalty-free, photography. Download single images for $20-$30.
Good information concerning website design, promotion and marketing.
Great tips for using PaintShop Pro.
- SitePoint Tribune
Another good design and promotion type ezine.