A hoard of handy but random (handom?) online tools and resources that I think I’ll need someday.
Authory: Backs up your online articles
Who Pays Writers? Database of publications and reported payments.
Rates Database by The Freelancer: Sortable and searchable database of publications and reported payments per service.
Freelancer Media Rates (might be outdated)
Lite Box Rate Finder (illustrations)
WordCounters (for existing books)
AdjectivesStarting.com…with from A to Z
Accelerated Reader Bookfinder (with word counts)
Gastro Obscura: 1,000+ unusual foods
Common Sense Media: Media-content advice and ratings
Fact-Checking Tips (Poynter)
Forvo: Pronunciation dictionary
Thing Database: find words for things
OneLook Dictionary Search (allows wildcards)
Trint: AI transcription (fee).
Headliner: Tool for creating social media videos.
Flourish: Data viz tool
Otter: Voice notes
YayText: A web-based tool that converts normal text into styled text
Tagxedo (word cloud)
Color Leap: The colors of history
Weather, Hazards, Emergency Preparedness: A collection of national and regional-scale map layers.
The Trove: RPG archive