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Here are links to the websites to Check DNS records, IP address lookup utilities, Website speed tests & analyzers, Google analytics alternatives, Fast hosting & CDN & DNS networks and other Webmaster tools.

These are great tools to have in your arsenal as a webmaster or someone who wants to be more hands on with their website. You can use them to see how fast your site is, what information is being looked up about it and even where it ranks in comparison to other sites. With so many options available, you’re sure to find the perfect tool for you.

Check DNS records

DigWebInterface.com – check domain NS, A, MX, PTR etc. records.

MXToolbox.com – check domain MX records, IP-blacklists etc.

DNSChecker.org – check DNS propagation status.

IP address lookup utilities

Ipvoid.com – Check if IP address is blacklisted.

MXtoolbox.com – The blacklist check will test a mail server IP address against over 100 DNS based email blacklists

Showmyip.com – show your current IP address.

Whatsmyip.org – show your current IP, ping, traceroute, port scanner etc.

Udger.com – Commercial provider of bot IP databases. Useful for blocking bot armies.

IPinfo.io – view IP address data such as location etc.

Website speed tests & analyzers

Pindom.com – test website speed.

GTMetrix.com – check How fast does your website loads.

Webpagetest.org – check website loading speed.

Web.dev – learn to build for the modern web at web.dev

Nibbler – test how well designed and built the website is and get general idea about how you can improve it.

Structured-data testing tool – test page schema (product, local business etc. structured data).

Sslshopper.com/ssl-checker.html – SSL certificate checker.

Google analytics alternatives

Statcounter – Log visitor’s location, IP address, browser, system stats, number of visits and much more.

Matomo – Take back control with Matomo – a powerful web analytics platform that gives you 100% data ownership.

Fast hosting & CDN & DNS network

Cloudflare.com – free worldwide CDN & DNS network, also paid enterprise services.

Cpanel/WHM reseller hosting –

DevOps hosting –

Plesk hosting –

Managed VPS –

Useful apps

Ezgif.com – convert Gif to webp

Gitmind.com – free mind map, organize your ideas.

my.visme.co – create charts.

jamboard.google.com – paste those yellow notes on your screen.

Crontab.guru – simple editor for cron tasks.

Duplichecker.com – online plagiarism checker.

Rss.app/ – create rss feed of any web source

Freelogodesign.org – quick logo ideas or even ready to use logos

Meta-chart.com – create pie charts quickly

Clickfunnels.com/business-tools/privacy-policy-generator – Privacy policy generator.

business-tools.clickfunnels.com/business-tools/add-play-button-to-image – Add playbutton to image.

spinbot.com/ – Spinner

free-article-spinner.com – Spinner

rewritertools.com/article-spinner – Spinner

prepostseo.com/article-rewriter -Spinner rewriter

Webmaster tools

Tagmanager.google.com – manage tags (such as measurement and marketing optimization JavaScript tags) on your site.

Google Analytics

Bing Webmaster tools

search.google.com/test/mobile-friendly – Test how easily a visitor can use your page on a mobile device. Just enter a page URL to see how your page scores.

Other useful services / apps

imgbb.com – free image hosting.

chat.openai.com – ChatGPT – use artificial intelligence for content creation.

tools.wordstream.com/fkt – free keyword suggestion tool.

https://linklifting.com/tool/ – free keyword suggestion & discovery tool.

https://freeindexer.com/ – free URL indexer.

https://moz.com/domain-analysis – free domain authority checker.

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