to TheFreeSite.com's "Freebies Features" section.
we take a look at the folks who are behind the Web's most notable
free products and services.
ever requested a free sample or downloaded a free program or used
a free service listed on TheFreeSite.com, you may have wondered:
who are the people behind this offer and why are they offering
it for free? It's our aim in this section to tell the stories
of the providers of the Web's best freebies.
weren't for these folks, the Web would be a much less interesting
and appealing place to visit!
Our first Freebies Feature. A question-and-answer
interview with Jeff Newman, creator of The Drawing Hand Screen
Saver, an amazing freeware program that's long been a favorite
here at TheFreeSite.com.
Internet Tourbus. A question-and-answer interview
with Bob Rankin, co-creator of The Internet Tourbus,
one of the Web's largest and most respected free E-mail newsletters,
with over 80,000 subscribers. The Tourbus is one of the Web's
most essential newsletters and each issue is crammed with lively,
witty commentary on the state of the Net.
FreeFind. An interview with Jim Douglas, co-founder
of FreeFind, a pioneering, unique service that allows
Webmasters to easily add a customized, remotely hosted search
engine to any page for free.
Net Vampire. An interview with Alex Shovkoplyas,
creator of Net Vampire, a handy, free ad-supported program
that takes the headaches out of downloading files. Net Vampire
lets you download files in batches and it resumes broken connections
and restarts downloads. It's also specially designed to deal
successfully with noisy servers and unreliable links.
Digital Blasphemy. An interview with graphics artist
Ryan Bliss, creator of Digital Blasphemy, a site that
offers an awesome selection of free wallpaper art. The top resource
of its kind, Digital Blasphemy serves up over 100 eye-popping,
original 3D rendered images here, including surreal images,
lovely outer space scenes and abstract art.