I'm not a website developer so don't listen to what I have to say, but I did have a lot of fun making my website and these are some of the resources I've used
Pick a good name for your website!
Free graphic, text, and mouse effects (such as my mouse twinkles)
Selection is colour tools: colour picker, mixer, converter, themes, etc.
Animated glitter text gif generator
Stylised or animated text gif generator
A lot of backgrounds and pixel art, I found my starry background here
An ode to geocities
Huge collection of gifs from the internet archive
A collage of 88x31 buttons
Free Gifs - Animations - Clipart
Great resource for everyone but especially for beginners like myself.
Good place for customiseable html snippets.
For generating html layouts with customisable grids or templates.
Blinkie generator and archive
Create your own cursor online or download one from their huge gallery
Design a favicon for your website - the small image shown in website bookmarks and tabs