Take a look at sites that can be considered to be the Dad’s Favorites. Some of these sites you have heard of, some you may never have heard of. I don’t necessarily endorse the content of any of the links on this page.
Disclaimer: I’ve tried to review the sites below. Some of the links may be outdated. Please use the links at your discretion
Join my Group on Facebook!
Facebook Group Site – This is my page for all things related to South Asian Culture and random ramblings.
Linked in Group – Professional Networking
Podcasts I listen to
- NPR: The Indicator, Planet Money, News Now, Ask me Another
- The Fat and Broke Podcast – This is the best non-commercial podacast
- All the Hacks
- Clark Howard
- Stuff You Should know
- Afford Anything
- The Daily by the New York times
- Wait Wait Don’t tell me!
Social and Professional Networking:
Linked In – for Professional Networking. If you want to develop a global network of contacts, regardless of what profession you are in, you must create an account here.
Google Orkut (In India)
Netflix – I can’t live without my Netflix, with all the originals, movies, this is the best $8 I spend every months.
YouTube – Mother of all video uploads
Images and Photography:
19 Blogs you should bookmark – From Inc. Magazine
News and Headlines:
Wall Street Journal Online – Selected FREE articles from Wall Street Journal.
Reviews and Opinions:
Yelp – As opinionated as I am, I’m becoming more of an yelper person!
Shopping/Steals and Deals:
Gotta Deal – Why Pay Retail? On-line and retail steals/deals
Retail Me Not – This is one site that I use as well on my iPhone to find the best deals
Coupon Mom – I’m sure you have seen Coupon Mom on TV. Her money savings ideas are worth the trip to her site..
Wow-Coupons – This is my first stop when I’m in a hurry looking for a coupon (Staples especially). This site has matured to be an excellent site for brick and mortar couponing as well as on-line deals
Job and Career Related:
Indeed – Search by Zip Code
Sologig – Independent Contracting
Employment Digest – News, tips and help for those that are looking for a job or need career guidance
Work Related Blogs – From Forbes list of work related blogs. If you are looking for a job this is the place to start
Summer Jobs – If you have a teenager in your house who’s looking for a job this summer, the winter time is the best time to start looking for a job. At this site learn the best job search strategies, developing resumes.
Forbes Best of the Web – Start here and you can waste soo much time
Local – Local Businesses
Doteasy – Domain Hosting
GoDaddy – Domain Registration
Stumble Upon – Find the best of the Web
Mozilla – Firefox, Thunderbird
Free Greeting Cards: Very Amusing/Funny and FREE eGreeting Cards
- How to: Migrate from Facebook to Google+ (onsoftware.en.softonic.com)
- Slowly but surely the Web warms up to new protocol (thehindu.com)
- How Our Browsing History Is Leaking into the Cloud 2 (privacy-pc.com)
- Google, Microsoft tighten search rules (stuff.co.nz)
- Yahoo to encrypt all users’ data (bbc.co.uk)