Here are more of the best websites on the internet. Some are for pure entertainment, others are intellectually stimulating… and some are just… different.
1. The Speech Accent Archive
If you are any sort of impersonator this is a great website for you to perfect your accent. You can practice your Sean Connery or your Arnold Swarchenegger. This is also helpful if you are involved in any kind of theatre accents can be very helpful in obtaining roles. If you just want to listen to some cool accents this is a good website for that too.
2. Hassle Me
Is there something you’re always forgetting to do? Need a little accountability to keep you going to the gym? This website can help you remember things you tend to forget or just don’t want to do. Write a reminder for yourself and enter your e-mail and they’ll hassle you semi-randomly. You never know when you’re going to get a nagging e-mail to remind you clean out that junk drawer or hit the gym.
3. Make a Snowflake
Remember when you were a little kid and right around Christmas time you would fold up pieces of paper and cut out pieces and when you unfolded it… you had a unique snowflake. Now, there’s on online version. It may not be the pure version of snowflake creativity but you can also make use of hundreds of other people’s snowflakes. You can print them out or save them to your computer. Print them out and figure out something creative to do with them…
If you’d really like to learn some weird stuff, check out this websites. With a similar font and logo to Google you can search for a variety of “substantiated true” facts. To give you ideas they list some weird facts below the search box. With the help of this website you’ll be able to astound your family with a wide range of trivia and knowledge.
5. Meditation Practices
This simple website gives you forty meditation practices with four positions to do them in. You can be walking, standing, sitting, or lying down. Whichever you choose, you’ll ultimately end up more relaxed. If you need to de-stress, take some time to think calmly about something, or just want to think about nothing, this is a good website to get you started in your meditation.
6. One Sentence
One this website, visitors contribute a one sentence story. Some of the stories are humorous. Some are serious, others are ironic, and still some are disturbing. It’s amazing what some people can do with one sentence. This little glimpse into someone’s life really gives you something to think about. So go write your own one sentence story.
7. One Word
Need something to write about? Can’t figure out what to write about for your next AC article? Try this writing exercise. This website gives you a single word and sixty seconds to write about it. The severe time constraints and the absolute dependence on freewriting whatever comes into your head makes this an excellenct and many times insightful writing tool. Use it at your own discretion.
8. Clean and Green
I once heard a story about a woman whose baby had a serious allergic reaction every time she cleaned the house so she had to find alternative and more natural methods of cleaning. If you have similar allergies or simply don’t like using all those harsh chemicals, this website is for you. With this website, you’ll be able to clean your entire house with simple ingredients that can be found around every household.
9. Academic Tips
Whether you’re a college student or an adult just trying to improve their memory and their ability to pick up new skills faster, this is a good website for you. If you have kids who are struggling in school, this can also be a good website. It has everything from memory tips, study tips, test-taking tips, and even suggestions on how to write that all important scholarship essay.
10. Life Tips
On this website, users share useful personal nuggets of information they have gained over the years. If you want the most effective exercises for strengthening your back or the best interview tips, this is the website for you. With over 95,000 tips you’re bound to find something that will help you out. They also pay writers to write tips, so if you’re a self-made guru, this could be a good website to share that knowledge.