The Internet is deep, I mean really deep but there are times that you get utterly bored. Visiting the same websites, Wiki, Reddit, Facebook, Twitter, and other web resources are good but doing it day in day out can cause a certain ennui even diehard web surfers.
Then there are times in which you wish to remain alone with your thoughts. Such moments of solitude can cause depression.
What should I look up when bored?
What is better to check out some of the amazing websites that are just made to kill your boredom.
Today we bring a small collection of websites that have something in common: they are as useless as are entertaining.
These websites are not meant to be bookmarked or taken seriously. They are there on the Internet for killing your that ‘ten minutes’ which you don’t know how to spend and when you are bored.
20 Most Interesting Websites To Visit When Bored
This is the most useless website there is. And so the developers have aptly named it “The Useless Web.”
The website will take you to any random and useless site which will keep you entertained for a minute or so. So, keep clicking The Useless Web button and watch your time being wasted.
#2 Hacker Typer
Another website where you can spend those boring minutes typing abracadabra and watching it coming to screen as a coding language.
The Hacker Typer lets you enter anything random and it will appear as a code on the screen complete with the surreal black screen and green cursor.
When bored it is best to watch profile pictures of Facebook users. One such site, The Faces of Facebook loads 1.28 billion Facebook users on a single page.
You can randomly click on any part of the screen and visit any Facebook user profile that is thrown up. From a philosophical point of view, The Faces of Facebook shows us how small in this world considering the number of Facebook profiles is almost equal to the population of India.
#4 Weave Silk
Remember in the olden days when there was no Internet and we used to pass time by drawing absurd designs on a piece of paper. Now you can do it online with Weave Silk.
The website lets you kill time by creating amazing creative works of art with your mouse cursor.
#5 This Is Sand
Just like Weave Silke above, This is Sand lets you create very creative designs with sand. Just press the C key to select the color and click anywhere on the screen to start pouring sand on the screen.
Kill as much time as possible with all that sand at your disposal creating piles and piles of designs.
#6 Incredi Box
Music is perhaps the best medium to kill time. And Incredi Box lets you create your own sounds as you go along. With a few proper clicks, you could become Beethoven or Mozart, just don’t tell it to the world.
Listening to the fabulous sounds of nature is a fantastic way of killing your boredom. Listening to the sound of sea waves or a running river can cool down an agitated person.
A Soft Murmur is a perfect website for bored souls. So, just plug in your headphones and relax to the sounds of nature.
The Nicest Place on the Internet is just that, the nicest place on the Internet. If you are feeling bored, it is the best place to kill your time by getting hugs from random people on the Internet.
#9 Free Rice
This is a website that combines pastime with charity. The more you want to kill your time, the more you will donate to the charity.
Every correct answer given by you is converted into 10 grains of rice which are then donated to the charity.
Do I Have A Dead Pixel tries to make your boredom a little productive. It involves testing your monitor to see if the screen has a dead pixel.
You can pass your time trying to find that one solitary dead pixel on your desktop or laptop screen. Be sure to wipe your screen with a cloth so that you don’t confuse dirt spots with dead pixels.
The next perfect website to kill time is Weird Or Confusing. You can consider Weird Or Confusing as the sister site of The Useless Web. As the name of this website suggests it lands users on some of the weirdest and confusing websites.
You can press the please button to land on different sites.
If you were scouting for a silly game to kill your time then Find the Invisible Cow might help. The name says it all, in this game you have to move your mouse cursor to locate the invisible cow. The cow in this game hides behind the shouting.
ShadyURL is another weird website that’s worth checking out. Using this website you can change a simple URL to something that looks like viruses. In addition to making the URL look shady, you can even make it shorter.
Overall, it’s a great website if you want to have fun with your friends and make a simple URL look suspicious and frightening.
#14 Don’t Even Reply
Don’t even reply consists of a collection of awful emails sent by the website owner to people who post classified ads. You can open these emails and have fun reading the entire conversations. The recent posts section consists of different email threads.
Interestingly, the owner of Don’t even reply has even published a book based on a similar concept.
Unlike the other websites on the list, Duolingo is a rather useful website. Using Duolingo you can learn more than two dozen languages. Duolingo offers intuitive and free courses. This website is ideal for anyone who is planning to travel to different parts of the world.
Astronomy Picture of the Day is another educational website that shares an image or photograph of our fascinating universe. These images are updated on a regular basis. In addition to the images, a professional astronomer shares a brief explanation of the images.
You can bookmark this website if endless universe impresses you.
#17 Pokemon Showdown
Pokemon Showdown is a perfect website for anyone who loves Pokemon games. This online Pokemon battle simulator has a very well developed UI. You can play quick battles with your team and even interact with your opponent.
#18 Cookie Clicker
The next best website for killing time is Cookie Clicker. In this addictive online game, you have to press your mouse to generate cookies and increase your level. As you progress you unlock different helpful tools like grandma, farm, mine and much more.
#19 Rainy Mood
The next weird yet useful website on the list is Rainy Mood. This simple website plays a relaxing sound of rain and thunderstorms. In addition to the website, Rainy Mood also has it’s native Android and iOS applications.
The last website on the list is an addictive two-player game called Fireboy And Watergirl. In this game, you have to co-ordinate with your teammate and conquer different missions. As you progress the game becomes harder.
Overall, it’s a great time killer.
So these were some of the best interesting websites that you can visit to waste time on. do let us know about any other you know about in the comments below.