Web Tools Directory
Effective (Free) Tools to Help You Manage and Improve Your Website

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the most essential tools for web development?
All web tools included on our list serve an important function, but if you’re pressed for time, these are the ones you should consider first:

  • The PNG/JPG compressor can help you optimize your images and drastically improve page loading times.
  • The JS & CSS minifier serves a similar function, and is just as easy to use.
  • Our SSL checker tests whether your website is padlock protected in a matter of seconds.
  • Our Responsive checker helps you ensure that your website looks good on both mobile and desktop screens.
  • The Robots.TXT checker and the SiteMap validator are essential tests for SEO purposes.

Most of these tools will not only assess your website, but also provide actionable feedback that you can use to improve it.

What types of tools do you feature on your website?

Our featured web tools are organized into four categories:

  • Webmaster tools help you manage your domains and improve the visibility of your website.
  • Performance tools include image and CSS compressors that boost your website’s speed.
  • Operational tools like placeholder image and text generators enhance your workflow.
  • Design tools make it easier to build professional-looking websites without the help of an expert developer.
Will you be updating this page with more tools?
Absolutely. Our aim is to bring together the most effective web development tools that anyone can use to build, launch, and maintain a website. We will add more free services to this list as soon as they are vetted by our team of experts.