Sponsor Love: Companies That Support Six Revisions (Jan 2011)

Feb 1 2011 by Jacob Gube | 1 Comment

Sponsor Love: Companies That Support Six Revisions (Jan 2011)

It takes plenty of resources to bring you articles about design and development free of charge. Without our sponsors, we wouldn’t be able to bring you top-notch content that you can enjoy and learn from.

Thankfully, we’re able to do all of this with the help of our sponsors who support our community — companies that also create amazing products and provide excellent services to web professionals like us.

We’d like to thank our site sponsors between January 1 – January 31, 2011 and talk a little bit about what they do.

As readers, you can support Six Revisions by checking them out and seeing if they have products and services that you can take advantage of.

1. Zoho Invoice

Zoho Invoice

Zoho Invoice is a web-based invoicing application for managing payments for your projects. With Zoho Invoice, you can view reports of your expenses and revenue to keep a constant monitor of your financial health, avail of their sharing/collaborative features, and invoice in multiple currencies (which is great for web-based entrepreneurs who do business across the globe). Sign up for Zoho Invoice (it’ll only take less than 30 seconds).

2. PageLines

PageLines

PageLines is a WordPress development company geared towards catering to professionals. They just launched the PlatformPro WordPress Framework (check out the demo), which is a drag-and-drop theme framework for easily creating your own awesome themes. Check out the WordPress themes they currently have in available.

3. TrackRecord

TrackRecord

This Mac OS X app is perfect for professionals that need to track their time. It has a user-friendly interface, tight integration with 37 Signals’ Basecamp, tracks idle times in case you need to step away from the computer and forget to turn off the time-tracking, and more. Try out TrackRecord by downloading their 14-day free trial or buy it now for $20.

4. vzaar

vzaar

vzaar is the #1 commercial video delivery solution available in the market. The service has loads of features for managing, tracking and delivering your video content. They have customizable video players, HD video and iPhone support, various encoding options, and integration with third-party services such as eBay, Google Analytics, and Mailchimp. Start your 30-free trial now to test out vzaar.

5. Site5 Web Hosting

Site5 Web Hosting

Site5 is a web hosting provider catering to the needs of web designers. They have several plans starting from shared hosting at $4.95 a month to dedicated servers at $165 a month. If you are on another web host and would like to move to Site5, they offer a free website migration service handled by their expert migration admins. Only a few hosts can reconcile excellent uptime, features, and support with dirt-cheap prices — Site5 is one of them.

6. Top 25 Web Hosts

Top 25 Web Hosts

TopHosts.com is a complete web hosting resource, providing site owners tools and information about the hosting industry. Founded in 1997, TopHosts.com has been around for a quite a while! They provide a forum as a venue to bring people together to discuss web hosting, as well as a Top 25 Web Hosts list that highlights top-notch hosting providers in various categories (such as Best Customer Support and Best Shared Host).

7. Intervals

Intervals

Intervals aims to simplify and streamline project management by creating an all-in-one web-based solution for management duties that have traditionally required multiple apps. Intervals have plans starting at a reasonably priced $20/month and signing up and trying out the service doesn’t need a credit card, making it convenient and risk-free to give them a whirl.

8. Shutterstock

Shutterstock

Shutterstock is one of the biggest stock image sites with over 12 million royalty-free photos. They have monthly subscription plans or the option for on-demand subscriptions to their images (such as 5 high-resolution photos for $49). They have over 240,000 photographers contributing stock photos to their marketplace, and they add close to 80,000 new photos per week!

9. PSD to HTML

PSD to HTML

PSD to HTML offers Photoshop file to HTML/CSS template conversions for web designers wanting to focus on just design and have someone else deal with all the coding. Their packages are reasonably priced, starting from $149. And we all know how much of a pain making HTML email templates are. Why subject yourself to all that frustration when you can have PSD to HTML code it up for you?

10. Site24x7

Site24x7

Site24x7 is an application for monitoring your website and web servers. It logs, records, and watches out for website uptime issues, website performance issues, DNS records, and much more. Site24x7 has an iPhone version so that you can keep yourself clued in to the status of your web properties even when you’re located remotely. Developers will gain access to their API for creating custom tools and apps that utilize Site24x7′s service.

11. ThemeForest

ThemeForest

ThemeForest is one of the web’s leading marketplaces for site templates and CMS themes. They offer close to 3,000 site templates and themes (starting from $1 each) for static HTML sites, HTML emails, WordPress, Joomla, Magento, and more. They also have a tumblr blog that covers topics in web design and web development.

12. TaskAnt

This excellent team task management web app has a slick and useful interface that makes managing project tasks as easy as emailing. It has a robust search feature that supports search expressions, a feature called Smartlist for saving searches and views, and a simple and powerful design that makes task delegation and tracking actually enjoyable instead of being a burden. Sign up for a free account.

13. Full Sail University

Full Sail University

With over 30 years of experience in delivering innovative and immersive education at their Florida campus, Full Sail University offers online degrees that continue their reputation as one of the world’s premier media arts schools. In their online Web Design & Development Bachelor’s Degree, you’ll learn the latest software and programming languages, explore design fundamentals, and produce web and mobile sites — ultimately building a digital portfolio to help propel you into the industry.

14. SiteGrinder 3

SiteGrinder 3

SiteGrinder 3 is a website development platform plugin for Photoshop. For web designers that have difficultly in coding and deploying websites, SiteGrinder 3 is a tool you may want to check out. You can expand SiteGrinder 3 through addons, including a Commerce add-on for building e-commerce-enabled websites.

15. FreshBooks

FreshBooks

FreshBooks is a web-based application for sending, managing, and tracking your invoices. It has a wonderful interface that makes it a cinch to produce invoices that you send to your clients. They have over 1 million users and were able to conduct $1 billion woorth of transactions in just 4 months — a testament to the excellence of the app.

16. Adobe Business Catalyst

Adobe Business Catalyst

Adobe Business Catalyst (abbreviated as BC) is complete online business platform for amazing websites and online stores. You can build powerful sites without the need to know backend code, which the platform does all for you. Check out the tour to learn more about the platform to help you evaluate if this is a great solution for your next project, and sign up for free in seconds (literally, they’ve timed it) to take the platform for a test drive.

Giveaway Sponsors: January 2011

  1. AlertFoxGiveaway: AlertFox Website Monitoring, $300 in Credit
  2. MacX DVD Ripper ProFree Exclusive Download: MacX DVD Ripper Pro (Win/Mac)
  3. JoomlArtGiveaway: 5 Memberships to JoomlArt Magento Theme Club
  4. OSTrainingGiveaway: Joomla Online Training Classes at OSTraining.com
  5. IconDemonGiveaway: 5 1-Year Memberships to IconDemon

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About the Author

Jacob Gube is the Founder and Chief Editor of Six Revisions. He’s also a web developer/designer who specializes in front-end development (JavaScript, HTML, CSS) and also a book author. If you’d like to connect with him, head on over to the contact page and follow him on Twitter: @sixrevisions.

1 Comment

Ulises Bolivar

February 1st, 2011

interesante Companies That Support Six Revisions , gracias por el aporte

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