Profit magazine put out 21 essential web tools for businesspeople. Most of the items on the list are free, and many are ones that I use regularly, including LinkedIn, BaseCamp, WordPress (of course), and Google Alerts. I love Google Alerts! Many more great suggestions. You can see the full list here.
Rajan is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of BIG Marketing for Small Business. He's an award-winning marketing strategist who is passionate about branding, digital marketing and social media. He spent nearly a decade as the marketing executive at global IT firm Peer 1 Hosting and was instrumental in their explosive growth.