Website Resources and Tools

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Last updated: 29 Dec 2021

Archival / Download

Archiving your site periodically is important!

  • DownThemAll
    Extension to allow you to download all of the images on a page
  • HTTrack
    Software for Windows/Linux that will crawl and locally archive a website for you.
  • TumblThree
    Download entire archives of Tumblr blogs
  • Single File
    A browser extension that will save an entire website locally as a .html file.
  • Domains

    Do not use Bluehost

  • PorkBun
    Cheap domains with free domain privacy and email forwarding
  • NameCheap
    More cheap domains with free domain privacy and email forwarding
  • Flair

  • Blog-Switch
    Cute falling object codes for your site
  • GifyPet
    A pet for your website
  • SCM Player
    A music player that automatically loads across of your website pages
  • WebsiteOut
    Free counter for your site
  • Webneko
    Add an interactive kitty to your webpage
  • Hosting

    Again, please avoid Bluehost

  • Cheap VPS Host Masterlist
    A list of some of the cheapest VPS hosting available
  • Leprd.Space
    A free webserver with PHP & SQL databases, for hobbyists
  • TinyKVM
    Very small, cheap KVM host
  • Layouts

  • Sadgrl's Layout Builder
    Build a custom layout, no coding required
  • Codesharing
    One of the most impressive collections I've ever seen of original free-to-use layouts
  • Cinni's Layouts A cute collection of anime-inspired layouts and remade layouts
  • EggRamen
    Free layouts you can copy!
  • Templaterr
    Premade layouts and useful site codes

  • Anime / Old School
  • LovelyD
    Old school anime layouts
  • Celestial Star
    More old school anime layouts
  • Halcyon
    Old-school style anime layouts
  • Lunasty
    Very mid-00s-style layouts

  • Modern
  • TooPlate

  • Other
  • boxboxhtml
    An easy visual solution to build your own layout and export it to HTML
  • Patterns
    CSS pre-made layout patterns
  • Website Metrics

    Get stats about your site

  • GTmetrix
    This site will scan your website's performance (how fast it loads, etc.)
  • GoatCounter
    Free website analytics tool that doesn't track personal data
  • Link-Assistant Backlink Analysis
    If you put in your URL, this will give you a list of websites that have linked to you
  • Sitebuilders

    No-code website builders.

    Highly customizable website builder that works on mobile
    Drag and drop page builder
    Another cool drag and drop page builder