Dan's CGI Tutorial-
A great introductory tutorial to CGI "based upon the PERL and interactions
with UNIX scripts." Currently not all the chapters are complete,
Non-Programmer comes a guide for CGI beginners. Recommended for beginners.
CGI Tutorial- A simple guide to CGI that hopes to
accomplish three objectives: 1) Understand what CGI is 2) Know the tools for CGI scripting
3) Write a simple CGI script in Perl and VB.
Perl Tutorial (By Web Consultant)- A one-page general
walk-thru of what Perl and CGI is.
and HTML Forms Tutorial- This rather comprehensive CGI tutorial will show you
how forms and CGI work together, and teach you how to put together a "working"
Get the latest version of Perl, read about the latest happenings in the Perl community,
A GREAT collection of original CGI scripts to power up your site, such as a live
poll, guestbook, ultilities, and more!
Matt's Script Archive- A comprehensive collection of CGI
scripts, written by the author himself. Includes scripts such as guestbook, add-a-link
script, search engine, counter, etc.
The Yahoo of CGI Scripts.
Sol's Public CGI Script Domain- Another great CGI archive featuring scripts
form scripts, guestbook, quiz, random banner generator etc.
The CGI Archive- A small collection of CGI Scripts
available free for non commercial use only. Examples include Message Board, Password
Protector, and URL Jumper.
A directory containing listings to free perl code on the net.
WebAdverts- A highly popular ad banner rotation
script. Tracks impressions, clickthrus, time frame, allows "weighing" on
different banners etc. Highly recommended. Free for download, $50 to register it.
WebBSS- Written by the same author as above, this is
a web based forum script that allows your surfers to interact with each other. Outstanding
features includes ability to notify surfers by email when new messages have been entered,
and easy to understand interface. Its also free.
WebLog- "A comprehensive access
log analysis tool. It allows you to keep track of activity on your site by month, week,
day and hour, to monitor total hits, bytes transferred and page views, and to keep track
of your most popular pages. It can also print out secondary reports to track "user
sessions," showing the paths taken through your site by your visitors and giving you
a rough idea of how long they spent looking at your pages, and to provide you with
information on referring sites, the search engine keywords which brought your visitors and
the agents and platforms they used while visiting." Free for use.
Bulletin Board- A well known online Bulletin Board Script with a great
interface. Used by many well known sites such as webreference, webdeveloper.com etc. There
are many versions of this script, one which is free.
A simple script that allows you to keep track of the number of click-thrus on any link.
Free-Mail- A free form script that allows your
surfers to send email to you via a form. NO CGI BIN REQUIRED. The CGI script resides on
their server, allowing even webmasters with no CGI access to use it.