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(1) 2TieATie – Website where you can learn how to tie different tie knots: The Windsor Knot, The Bow Tie, Oriental Knot and lots of other instructions for popular tie knots with diagrams and videos. On top of this, learn how to buy a tie, care for a tie, choose necktie accessories and other useful tie-related information. Read more: 2TieATie: How To Tie a Tie Instructions and Videos
(2) AnimationOnline – Banner generator that lets you make custom animated banners online and then embed them on your website or blog. The application provides you with a number of templates which can be easily customized with desired colors and text. Created banners are stored on your account online and can be also saved to your computer. Read more: AnimationOnline: Instant Ad Banner Generator
(3) OurShelf – Online cataloging application which lets you catalog all your personal items (CDs, DVDs, Books etc) online and share this information with others. You can add items to your shelf and organize them by different labels, borrow and lend items with your friends and create and share wishlists. Browse shelves of other users, find items that interest you and form/join groups with people around similar interests. Sign up to get started. Read more: OurShelf: Online Cataloging Application for CDs, Books & DVDs
(4) Zapatag – This is a place where you can report bad drivers online. You can submit plate number and report what they had done wrong. The site also lets you search and check if someone has already reported that same driver before. Read more: Zapatag: Report Bad Drivers Online
(5) ZipMaps – Google Map mashup application which helps you find out the zip code for any place in US. It presents a map and a custom tile layer of zip codes over it. You can either search by location (address, city, town etc) or zoom in and search visually. Read more: ZipMaps: Find Out The Zip Code For Any Place in the US
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