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.
Join my Group on Facebook!
Facebook Group Site – This is our fan page.
Linked in Group – Professional Networking
Podcasts I listen to
- Planet Money from NPR
- The Indicator from NPR
- The Daily by the New York times
- Wait Wait Don’t tell me!
Data Data and More Data
Mahalo – Human Powered Search
Blinkx – Video
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)
Hi5 – User Avatars.
Netflix – I can’t live without my Netflix, with all the originals, movies, this is the best $8 I spend every months.
LocateTV – Find your favorite TV Shows, movies, people on TV, DVD. Above all it’s free. You can even get emails
Crackle – Watch TV and movies that you can’t find on Hulu
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:
Shopping/Steals and Deals:
Gotta Deal – Why Pay Retail? On-line and retail steals/deals
My Bargain Buddy – This site has been featured on TV Shows and you can be a fan on Facebook. New to me and worth a look see. I went to the Deal Blog and I found it to be an amazing source for deals and it’s neatly categorized. This site has been publicized many of the media sources that I frequent. I’m adding it to my side bar for Steals and 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
Easier Internet Searching
- iCyte and Evernote are browser add-ins for your IE or Firefox that allow to capture clips from a web page and archivve the information for further research. Both are free. Just create a free account.
- 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)