Tech:best sites on the internet

This is for the real gems on the internet to be published. Sites with that certain something, that people spend lots of time on.

Websites to rule them all

The Student Room - TSR is the one site to rule them all.


Wikipedia - The great encyclopedia that anybody and everybody can edit.


Urban Dictionary - When you don't have got a clue what a colloquial phrase someone has said to you means.

Shvoong - A source for useful summaries, reviews, articles and abstracts written and posted by users.

Shopping deals

HotUKDeals - An extremely active community dedicated to sharing all the latest deal tips, voucher codes and other consumer information.

Social networking





Vk - russians called it Vkontakte



Second Life - An Animated Virtual World



Delivery services

Shiply - Cheap delivery and home removal quotes, can save you up to 75%

Video clips


VideoJug - A very useful video site with guides to virtually anything.


Nothing Toxic

Veoh - Requires a programme download, but you can find whole episodes of TV shows in one clip, and the quality when played on the Veoh Player is brilliant.

File Hosting




FileDen - If you need to hotlink something e.g. images, music, flash music players, then this place lets you do it, and there are others around.


User generated content

These contain news, current affairs, offbeat stories, upcoming Events, comics, humour, etc.



Meta-search engines

Dogpile Search

Family tree

Geni Genes Reunited


VirtualManager - One of the fastest growing virtual football manager games -very easy guide to start

Miniclip - One of the best and well known flash game sites.

mousebreaker - A games site that does what it says on the tin.

eRepublik - Online virtual war strategy game, nations collide, politics, military.

Albino Blacksheep - Games, flash files, and the famous Llama Song

iSketch - Multi-player drawing game similar to Pictionary.

Onemorelevel - Great Online games, created by the original maker of Addictinggames.

NotDoppler - Miniclip without the spam.

Newgrounds - User submitted flash games.

Physics Games - Brilliant and fun games based on Physics (although that usually extends no further than gravity)

Coffeebreakarcade - Excellent games of all genres.

Sporcle - Quiz site with new quizzes on just about every topic every day, both from the site-makers and user-submitted. Addictive.

Viva la games - Has a decent mixture of good and bad games