Gizmo Freeware Alternatives

Sadly, the popular freeware recommendation site and community Gizmo Freeware is shutting down. Gizmo is/was a site that offered free, non-commercial advice for those who wanted to locate the best freeware for their particular needs. The internet archive shows that they've been in operation since at least December of 2000, a full twenty years. I personally have been a member of their site for more than five years. They were an inspiration for Doakio, our own site that compares and contrasts software solutions, including commercial applications.

Update: Turns out Gizmo Freeware shut down on July 12th, three days ahead of their announced July 15th end date. We reached out to Gizmo Freeware to see if there was any way that we here at Doakio could help them stay online. They responded:

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