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Safe Teens

Information on Internet safety for teens. This helpful resource offers advice for teens and parents to get around the Internet safely, from basic online surfing to blogging and social networking.

Web Design

Podcasts, Blogs and Wikis

Please note: you must be at least 13 years old to use many of these services. Read and follow registration information carefully, and use common sense.

Manipulating Photos and Images

Free Clip Art, Images, and Sounds

Free Web Page Building Sites

  • Angelfire Places an ad at the top of every page. Some pop-up ads. Must be 13 or have parental consent .
  • Tripod Places an ad at the top of every page. Some pop-up ads. Must be 13 or have parental consent .
  • Yahoo You must put the Geoguide - which includes a banner ad - at the top of each page or a pop-up ad will appear as each page is viewed. Must be 13 or have parental consent .
  • Zero Catch Places an ad at the top of every page as well as numerous pop-up ads.

Free e-Cards

  • E-Cards.com These are E-cards that have a global, educational, and environmental twist. A very cool feature of this site is that they list "hello" and "I Love you" in several different languages. Say Hello in Korean or Russian today!
  • Greetings Island A great mix of postcards, animated cards, and cards using Flash.

Free Fonts

  • 1001 Free Fonts When they say 1001, they lie! There are over 10,000 fonts here just for the taking. Fonts are available for PCs and Macs.
  • Blue Vinyl Fonts A great collection of freeware fonts that are for both PCs and Macs.

Computers

  • How Stuff Works This site provides expert info, advice and links for just about any subject under the sun (or in your computer). The Internet section links you to an subject area (hardware, software, Web pages) for in-depth information, and even more links. Links at the bottom of this page tell you great stuff that you might not find in an overview article.
  • Can You Guess the Computer? This PBS Online interactive game lets you test your knowledge of computers and ultimately, learn your nerd quotient.

Dictionaries

  • Net Lingo Dictionary of Internet terms, it contains thousands of words and definitions that describe the online world of business, technology and communication.
  • Webopedia Online Tech dictionary