Tuesday, March 8, 2011

The best web applications

Just thought I would post this list of applications which can be run in a web browser rather than needing to install any software on your computer. I find these very useful when I am using someone elses machine or from pc's where I do not have admin rights.


PDF Editor
http://www.pdfescape.com/open/
Edit PDF files or fill in PDF files.

http://foxyutils.com/mergepdf/
Join two PDF's

Online OCR
http://www.onlineocr.net/
Upload a PDF and turn it into Text.

Image Editor
http://www.pixlr.com/editor/
Saves files back to your machine either in jpg format or its own layered high quality format.

HDR Image tool
http://www.yohdr.com/
Converts three differently exposed images to a single HDR image.

Make Graphical Images for Twitter and Facebook
https://pablo.buffer.com

Music Notation Editor
http://www.noteflight.com/login
(requires sign up)

HTML Editor
http://www.quackit.com/html/online-html-editor/full/

Ebook Reader (will read a book without downloading it if you have the URL of the ePub file)
http://www.magicscroll.net/

Video Converter
http://www.filewiggler.com/

Audio File Converter
http://www.convertfiles.com/ (also does video)

Convert Word document to eBook format
http://ebook.online-convert.com/

Convert PDF to Word format
http://pdf2docx.com/

Compare two versions of the one document
http://www.comparemydocs.com/

Invoice Generator
https://invoice-generator.com

File transfer
https://www.wetransfer.com/
https://uploadfiles.io/

Spotify (requires you to be logged into Facebook)
https://play.spotify.com

Image hosting for forums
https://www.anony.ws

File Unzipping tool
http://online.b1.org/online

Create Slideshow Video from Photos
https://www.youtube.com/editor (free account required)
Click on camera icon to add pictures, music icon to add royalty free music, transitions icon to add transitions then hit the create video button.

Create video from MP3 and upload to Youtube
https://www.tunestotube.com/


There are lots of others out there, but these are the ones I use most.