Great Technolgoy Web Links

In many of my seminars, I demonstrate some of my favorite resources available on the Web. Many participants ask me for the various URL's that I use on a regular basis. To honor these requests, I've decided to place several of them up here on my site.

NOTE: Each of these links will open in a new browser window, so just close it when you're done and you'll be right back where you started.

Online Tools

Your Tech Online - Outstanding Live Tech-Support
This is a link to thier "bonus minutes" program with remote diagnostic and repair of your computer.
Realty Times Real Estate Update
This is the newsletter that you can add to your site without fear of losing the visitor to outside links.
Stamps.com
Throw out your postage meter and never stand in line to buy stamps again.
Windows Update
Reviews your Windows operating system and installs bug fixes and updates.
BigFix.com
An incredible (and free) service that keeps your computer in tip-top shape.

Ultra Portable Computing

HandERA PDAs
A unique PDA with higher resolution and a larger viewing display.
Canon Portable Printers
A guide to all of Canon's portable printers which can also be used as document scanners.
Pentax Ultra-Portable Printers
While it's only black and white the small size makes this worth carrying everywhere.
Documents To Go
Palm utility for carrying Office and PDF documents on your PDA
SUPRA Products
The leading provider of electronic key-boxes, Palm PDA's & mobile MLS solutions

REALTOR Resources

The Real Estate Professional Magazine
Enjoy a Free trial subscription just for visting my site!
Inman.com
One of the premire sites for daily real estate news. If you want sports and horiscopes, look somewhere else. If it concerns real estate, it's on Inman.

Email Tools

OnlyMyEmail.com - SPAM & Virus Blocking
"Best of Breed" junk email & virus filtering service that works without blocking legitimate email!
Register.com
Another service for registering a domain for use with email.
Mail.com
Another permanent email provider.

Web Site Development

Advanced Access
Outstanding providers of custom and semi-custom web sites and online marketing tools.
Best Image Marketing
Developers of high-end real estate web sites known for their web-positioning and results oriented approach.

Contact Management Tools

Top Producer
Another popular real estate specific contact manager.
ACT!
A contact manager for just about any businessperson.
Info USA
Software and online services for building prospecting lists.

Paperless Office Solutions

Visioneer's Scanners
Exceptional auto feeding scanners that are perfect for business uses.
PaperPort Deluxe
Scansoft's outstanding PaperPort software for electronic document management
Adobe Acrobat
The full version of Acrobat that allows you to create PDF files and electronic forms.
Acrobat Reader
The free Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF viewer
Efax.com
If you've heard me speak about getting your faxes via e-mail, this is how it's done!
Corex Card Scanner
Get those business cards out of your drawer and into your contact manager.

Multimedia & Marketing Software

Jasc After Shot
Affordable and easy to use software for marketing with digital images.
Pinnacle Systems
Makers of the highly-rated Studio 8 Video Editing software.
Prospect's Plus
Desktop marketing software with over 300 marketing pieces for just about every need.
Signature Software
Create a computer font from your own handwriting for the ultimate "personal" touch.
Syntrillium Software
Makers of Cool Edit 2000, a great audio editing program.
VisualTour.com
Arguably the most impressive, flexible and effective real estate visual tour solution available today.

Online Shopping

PriceWatch
Don't buy anything technology related until you search this site first!
PriceGrabber
Well organized, great prices and outstanding service for buying anything online.
PC Nation
I've been doing a lot of shopping at this site. For the last several months, their prices have been unbeatable!
Buy.com
Another site I've spent (and saved) quite a bit of money using.

Reference Sites

Infospace.com
A great place to look up not just people, but reverse number and e-mail searching as well!
Hotbot.com
One of the top rated search engines for finding what you want, quickly and accurately.
Mapquest.com
Great maps and "Trip Quests" too! (just like AAA with door to door directions)
E-Loan.com
One of the best places for mortgage and financing information with lots of online tools.
Bestrate.com
Also a great financial site, particularly for rate shopping.

Suggestions?

If you have suggestions for great sites to add to this list, or if any of these links ever "breaks" then please let me know!

Stephen M. Canale is a speaker, educator and trainer from Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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