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Useful Sites/links
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Because no Web Design/Chat forum would be complete without one, this thread is intended to keep a list of useful sites for people wishing to design and build their own websites. If you have a useful link, post them here and I'll edit them into the first post.

Message Board Software
MyBB -Free forum software (the one used here)
phpBB -Free forum software
Invision Power Board -Paid forum software
XenForo -Paid forum software
ZetaBoards -Free remotely hosted message boards
vBulletin -Paid forum software
SMF -Free forum software
Jcink -Free remotely hosted message boards

Website/CMS Software
WordPress -Free blogging software
Drupal -Free CMS software
Joomla -Free CMS software

Image/File Hosting
ImageShack -Free Image hosting
Photobucket -Another Free Image hosting

Domain/Website Hosting
A Small Orange -Paid website hosting (the one used here)
Go Daddy -Domain registrar/hosting
000webhost -Free (but slow) website host
NameCheap -Domain registrar (the one used here)

Image Editing Programs
Paint.NET -Free Image editing software
GIMP -Free Image editing software like Photoshop

Other Useful Programs
FileZilla -Free FTP software
DaFont -Huge font archive
WampServer -Allows you to run internet software on a localhost

Basic Web Programming
W3schools.com -Useful information on HTML/CSS/Javascript/PHP
CSS Tutorial -Useful info on CSS
Web Design Library -Library of web design

Advanced Web Programming
PHP -Everything there is to know about PHP
Javascript source -Tons of Javascript info
MySQL -SQL software
PostgreSQL -Another SQL database software
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#2
Nice idea. I'll sticky this as a useful thread. Smoke

Here's several more useful links:
MyBB -Free forum software (the one used here)
A Small Orange -Paid website hosting (the one used here)
Go Daddy -Domain registrar/hosting
000webhost -Free (but slow) website host
GIMP -Free Image editing software like Photoshop
FileZilla -Free FTP software

You might also want to organize the link into categories.
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Arthur: And how long is that?
Ford: About 12 minutes.
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#3
(01-01-2010, 09:07 PM)Starpaul20 Wrote: You might also want to organize the link into categories.

I was think about that, and so I did. Yes
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#4
how about ripway: http://www.ripway.com/
and a huge font archive: http://www.dafont.com/
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#5
Don't forget Invision Power Board: http://invisionboard.com/
and the Javascript source: http://javascript.internet.com/
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#6
You might as well add ZetaBoards for free message board hosting: http://s1.zetaboards.com/zb/index/
Web Design Library: http://www.webdesign.org/
CSS Tutorial: http://www.csstutorial.net/
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Me: "Let me guess, they saw Jar Jar Binks for the first time?" Wink
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#7
I've updated the list (Ripway was not working anymore).

If anyone got anything else to add, I can add it.
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Farnsworth: "Who knows? Probably some hogwash about the human spirit."
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What about vBulletin?
http://www.vbulletin.com/

And SMF?
http://www.simplemachines.org/
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#9
Joomla: http://www.joomla.org/ (CMS)
Jcink: http://jcink.com/ (Forum)
MySQL: http://www.mysql.com/ (SQL database)
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#10
http://www.namecheap.com/ - NameCheap (Domain registrar; the one used here)
http://www.postgresql.org/ - PostgreSQL (another SQL database software)
http://www.wampserver.com/en/ - WampServer (allows you to run internet software on a localhost)
Ford: Don't worry, I trust them to the end of the Earth.
Arthur: And how long is that?
Ford: About 12 minutes.
-The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
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#11
Added all links to the list.Yoda-happy
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Farnsworth: "Who knows? Probably some hogwash about the human spirit."
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