Web Development Resources
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Avoid Godaddy at all cost for hosting - good for domain management.
Search Engine Optimization
Google Analytics - Track your traffic, face reality
Google Webmaster Tools - Inside information on who is visiting your site - like reading tea leaves
Google Keyword Tool - Generate new keyword ideas - very powerful
MicroNiche Finder - Super tool for niche keyword research
Rank Checker - Firefox Plugin - Search your Google page ranking for specific keywords
Longtail Video (JW Player) - Great Custom Video Player - not for the faint of heart
Simple CDN - Great Flash Streaming Company - no contracts, pay as you go - very reasonably priced, easy to use
Kaltura - Full API and Player Customization, Easiest to use, submit anything for compression
BandCon - These are the big boys. They have a hand in everything and can help you with larger systems.
Constant Contact Email Marketing - Great Tools - Be careful with your lists, as your account can be banned.
Set up and manage relationships with affiliate programs in any genre.