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Two FREE tools to grab images in batch from any website: OWIDIG and ‘Image Collector Extension’ for Chrome

Ever wanted to download multiple images images from a page all at once? There are a number of good utilities out there for this purpose, and this post will present two of them:(1) OWIDIG (Online Webpage Image Downloader and Image Grabber) is a free online service that will process any URL that you throw at

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Publish your very own image surveys on Facebook, Twitter, or your own website with Survey Legend Free

Survey Legend is a fun online service that will let you create your own image-basedsurveys. You can share them on your website, on your Facebook page, or share a link to your survey on Twitter when you’re done, and view the results in real time when people answer them. The Internet is offering cookie cutter

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Take a snapshot of any part of your screen, and send it instantly to friends or social sites with Kwout

Kwout is a free bookmarklet and Chrome or Firefox extension that allows you to ‘quote’ any part of your browser screen, and upload it to any of a number of social sites. It is super easy to install and use, and makes your social quips and posts more interesting, and quite possibly more understandable. Many

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Two free web apps for book lovers: ‘Goodreads’ and ‘Findings’

If you love books then check out these two FREE services. Goodreads is a book recommendation engine that provides reviews created by by fellow readers, and can also connect you with your book-loving Facebook friends, enabling you to browse what they are reading and check out their opinion(s). Findings, on the other hand, enables you

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Expand Google Calendar and connect it with Twitter and LinkedIn, with GiJit

GiJit is an add-on for Google Calendar that will not only provide reminders for important upcoming events but will also provide extra information on people and events. It will help you find different businesses near meetings, find pictures of people you are supposed to be meeting, and connect with your social networks, all for free!

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Create, edit and upload videos to YouTube fast and easy with EZVid

EZVid is a free program that makes and edits videos and slideshows for use on YouTube. It offers a media timeline for editing and can record your screen in real time. EZVid works on most recent versions of Windows, costs nothing and is very easy to use There are so many videos on the Internet

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Display and share your memories on a virtual timeline with Memolane

Memolane is a nifty free website that allows you to create and edit your own walks down “memory lane” with images and text. Designed to work with Facebook and many other social media and networking sites, and totally free to use, it can expand your internet social presence and provide a great way to photo/scrap

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Know who unfriended you on Facebook with Unfriend Finder

Have you ever looked at your friends list only to be horrified at some of the people (distant acquaintances, old coworkers that you never liked in the first place, or even people who you outright do not know) — that get to see your updates? Well, that’s precisely what the ‘unfriend’ function in Facebook is

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Send short voice messages on Twitter, Facebook, or email with Lalo.li

With all the text messages glutting up the internet, why not ‘make yourself heard’ by sending a short voice message instead. You can do this with Lalo.li, a free text-to-speech tool that can encode your message into the URL, such that all you need to do is share or send it (or a shortened version