Resources

This is a list of website design, development, and marketing resources I have found helpful over the years.

Submit your Site Feeds to:

How to Articles

Site Checklists

  • http://www.webmasterworld.com/forum3/2010.htm
  • http://www.seobook.com/archives/001792.shtml

General News
http://www.myfeedz.com/upgrade.html
http://www.copyblogger.com/
http://blog.fastcompany.com/
http://gladwell.typepad.com/gladwellcom/
http://jeremy.zawodny.com/blog/
http://www.mattcutts.com/blog/
http://www.seomoz.org/blog
http://www.tailored.com.au/
http://sethgodin.typepad.com/
tailoredpodcast.com

Awards:
http://www.webbyawards.com/webbys/index.php

Adsense Advertising
http://www.jensense.com/

Development:

Web design:
http://www.csszengarden.com/
http://www.sitepoint.com/
http://www.burtongroup.com/Guest/Default.aspx
http://templates.arcsin.se/
http://www.glish.com/css/1.asp
http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec9.html
http://www.phpclasses.org/

Usability:
http://archive.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/e-government/resources/quality-framework.asp
http://www.usability.gov/pdfs/guidelines.html

Rss coding
http://www.rss-specifications.com/display-rss.htm
http://www.feedforall.com/blog.htm
http://www.linux.com/articles/114015

Business Incorporation
http://www.irs.gov/businesses/small/article/0,,id=102767,00.html

Business Articles:
What it takes to be rich: http://money.cnn.com/magazines/moneymag/whatittakes/

Business Reference
http://www.entrepreneur.com/
http://www.startupnation.com/index.asp
http://www.doingbusiness.org/ExploreTopics/StartingBusiness/

SEO Reference:
http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/

SEO Articles:
http://www.dallaswebservices.com/dallas-web-site-design-blog/googles-book-search-did-google-scan-all-those-rovebooks-just-to-make-it-easier-for-people-to-find-relevant-books-or-to-improve-their-sers/

http://online.wsj.com/public/article/SB115568221756536623-nuV9CNmtDWiGpa61bdXNYnDKnsM_20070816.html?mod=tff_main_tff_top

http://www.seobook.com/archives/001792.shtml

Services
Amazon Fulfillment – http://www.amazonservices.com/fulfillment/
http://www.frappr.com/

Tools
Google Keyword tool – https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal
Website design review – http://www.website-design-reviews.com
SEO Book – http://www.seobook.com/
Blogger search – http://blogsearch.google.com/?ui=blg
http://www.google.com/trends/hottrends?sa=X
Plaxo.com
Linkedin.com
http://www.prchecker.info/check_page_rank.php
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/activityCenterHome?lc=en&cc=us
http://hscripts.com/
http://www.linux.com/articles/114015
http://www.sxc.hu/
http://tools.seobook.com/keyword-list/generator.php

Data and Stats
http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/DATASTATISTICS/0,,contentMDK:20535285~menuPK:1192694~pagePK:64133150~piPK:64133175~theSitePK:239419,00.html
http://www.doingbusiness.org/
http://www.loc.gov/index.html
http://www.nsf.gov/

Inspirational designs:
http://businesslogs.com/work/#designservices

Charlotte

News:
http://www.wcnc.com/forums/
http://www.charlotte.com/122
http://www.bizjournals.com/charlotte/
http://charlotte.dbusinessnews.com/signup.php
http://charlotte.creativeloafing.com/gyrobase/index
http://www.wfae.org/wfae/index.cfm

Charlotte Business Sites:
http://charlotte.craigslist.org/
http://www.charlottechamber.com/
http://lakewyliesc.com/
http://www.runmyclub.com/sbscharlotte/EventCalendar.asp

Charlotte Govt
http://www.yorkcountygov.com/

Charlotte Activities / Things to do / Places to go
http://charlottehappenings.creativeloafing.com/gbase/Events/index
http://ils.unc.edu/parkproject/visit/crmo/home.html
http://www.innerpeaks.com/
http://www.ymcacharlotte.org/
http://www.interlink-charlotte.com/
http://www.blumenthalcenter.org/
http://www.qctm.org/
http://www.sportsconnectionnc.com
http://www.skisoutheast.com/sugar_mountain/default.htm
http://www.matthewscomedyzone.com/
http://www.charmeck.org/Departments/Park+and+Rec/Aquatics/Aquatic+Center+Information.htm
http://collaborativeartstheatre.com/
http://www.usnwc.org/

Schools and alumni
uncc.edu
http://www.charlottehokies.com/
http://www.fuqua.duke.edu/mba/executive/weekend/
http://www.mba.wfu.edu/default.aspx?id=127
http://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/programs/emba/index.cfm

Festivals
http://www.600festival.com/

Neighborhoods
http://www.riverhillsplantation.com/
http://www.historicsouthend.com/
http://www.noda.org/

Charities / Associations
riverhillslions.com
http://www.jacarolinas.org/
http://www.charlottejcc.org/

Venues and Nightlife
http://www.amossouthend.com/
http://www.704events.com//704/
http://www.choayp.com/
http://carolinanightlife.com/charlotte/
http://www.sportsconnectionnc.com/social.htm
http://www.elevatecharlotte.com/

Charlotte Real Estate and Development
http://www.charlottecentercity.org/home.cfm