89 Community Sites for Webmasters

SOCIAL MEDIA SITES FOR WEB DESIGNERS

Dzone

Dzone – Provides links for developers that members can vote up or down.
Pixel Groovy – A user-controlled tutorial directory.
Sphinn – For search and internet marketing professionals.
CSS Globe – Not a typical social media site where members vote, but rather a site that lets members provide links to relevant articles and blog posts.
DevelopersNiche – A smaller social media site for developers.

ONLINE PERIODICALS

There are a number of online periodicals that consistently provide new, quality content for webmasters. Most of these allow comments and other interaction that builds the community atmosphere.

Vitamin

A List Apart
Vitamin
SiteProNews
WebProNews
Digital Web
Smashing Magazine

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FORUMS

If you’re looking for some help from other webmasters, or looking to provide help to others, forums are great place to be. Here is a list of more forums than you will ever need.


Sitepoint

SitePoint
Webmaster-Talk
The Webmaster Forums
The V7 Network
Digital Point
Webmaster World
WebmasterForums.com
OZZU
iWebTool
Designers Talk
Geek Village
OutFront
WebmasterForums.net
Webmaster-Forum.net
Webmaster Ground
Coding Forums
Webtalk Forums
AKA Marketing
WebForumz
9mb.com
WebDevForums.com
WideWebTalk
Search Engine Forums
Kahuki
Tizag
Webicy
Webdigity
Webmaster Tips and Tricks
iDOT Source
WickedFire
Website Publisher
Website Babble
WebmasterTalk.net
WS Forums
Webmaster Ranks
GID Forums
WebmasterEarth
Go4Expert
e-Topic
New Zealand Webmaster Forum
Irish Webmaster Forum
Philippine Webmaster Forum

ARTICLES, RESOURCES, ETC.

Webmaster Setup
Developer.com
PHP Builder
ASP 101

GOOGLE GROUPS FOR WEBMASTERS

Google Webmaster Help Group
National Association of Government Webmasters
StopBadware
Alt.internet.search-engines
Web Design and Development
SEM 2.0

YAHOO GROUPS FOR WEBMASTERS

Webmaster International
Work at Home Webmaster
The Designer’s Hub
SEO Success
SEO Techniques

SCRIPTS

Save time on your projects by using free scripts that others have created. By browsing through these sites you’ll probably get some new ideas for your work. If you develop scripts, consider sharing them with others through these sites.

Dynamic Drive

Dynamic Drive
Hot Scripts
The CGI Resource Index
JavaScript Kit
Java-Scripts.net
Java File
PHP Freaks
PHP Junkyard
PowerfulScripts.com
Script.aculo.us
DHMTL Goodies
OpenSourceScripts.com

GALLERIES

Galleries are a great place to get inspiration and ideas for your new projects.

CSS Vault

CSS Vault
CSS Based
CSS Beauty
CSS Drive
CSS Mania

WEB STANDARDS

The Web Standards Project

NET NEUTRALITY

Net neutrality is an important issue that is relevant to all of us. Visit these sites to learn more and get involved.

SaveTheInternet.com
Open Internet Coalition
We Are the Web

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  • Dave RH, September 3, 2007

    Awesome list, I will definitely be referring back to this one on a regular basis :)

  • devnic, September 3, 2007

    How do you get this kinda idea to gather so much info into one page. Simply Amazing work. Bookmarked it and saved so much space in my bookmark folder

  • PreBlogging, September 4, 2007

    sweet list , there are some ones I never even knew about. A book mark would be a great idea for this, plus I stumbled this.

    Becky

  • Michael from Pro Blog Design, September 4, 2007

    Great list. I recognise a good few of those links, but more importantly, there’s a good few I don’t. ;)

  • Vandelay Design, September 4, 2007

    Dave, devniche, PreBlogging, and Michael,
    Thanks for your feedback, for the bookmarks, and for the Stumble!

  • Rangan, September 4, 2007

    Great list. Your effort to compile this list is commendable.

  • Vandelay Design, September 5, 2007

    Rangan,
    Thanks for the positive feedback. It took some time to complete!

  • steve M, September 10, 2007

    A very list i must say u done a great effort :)
    http://website-design.com.au

  • Vandelay Design, September 10, 2007

    Steve,
    Thanks for your comment.

  • Sal, September 13, 2007

    Nice list. Another good resource is http://www.clickitscripts.com

  • Vandelay Design, September 13, 2007

    Sal,
    Thanks for visiting and for the resource.

  • Karthik, September 14, 2007

    Very nice collection of links – easily deserves a bookmark, thanks!

  • Karen Zara, September 14, 2007

    Although I already knew many of the sites mentioned, it’s still a great resource. I’m going to add it to StumbleUpon.

  • Vandelay Design, September 14, 2007

    Thanks Karen!

  • Vandelay Design, September 14, 2007

    Karthik,
    Thanks for bookmarking!

  • Local community, October 17, 2007

    Excellent resource – several on there I hadn’t heard of.

  • Rachel Goldstein, November 8, 2007

    This is an excellent post. I found this article on designfloat.com and I am glad that I found it. I knew there must have been more social networking sites for designers / webmasters.

    Thanks.
    Rachel
    http://www.allgraphicdesgin.com/

  • vhg, November 27, 2007

    Bookmarked :)

    Thank you
    Vel

  • Rachel Goldstein, December 10, 2007

    Woops, I forgot to mention that some more resources for your list
    Another designer forum is http://www.allgraphicdesign.com/phpBB2/
    Another design community is http://graphicdesigncommunity.com/ and http://designsitesup.com/

    Again great post, I am going to link to it in an article I am writing about design communities – thanks.

    Rachel
    http://www.allgraphicdesign.com/

  • webmaster, March 13, 2008

    Bookmarked :)

    Thank you
    Vel

  • samet, March 21, 2008

    Google,sametesener,bloglar,webmasterblog,tr.gg
    very good site.

  • samet, March 21, 2008

    Google,sametesener,bloglar,webmasterblog,tr.gg

    very good site

  • Nice list, bookmarked :)

  • Houston, May 20, 2008

    Listen. Do not have an opinion while you listen because frankly, your opinion doesn?t hold much water outside of Your Universe. Just listen. Listen until their brain has been twisted like a dripping towel and what they have to say is all over the floor.

  • webmaster php scripts, October 15, 2008

    Well done… your list is pretty cool than you. Thanks for the great work you did. Thanks for sharing with us with the useful links

  • DeadFly, November 10, 2008

    Great list – thanks for the work, it will only take me a few days to work through it.

  • brian, March 4, 2009

    well said, finally a good report on this stuff

  • Community Web Designer, August 20, 2009

    great list thank you..