http://ninite.com provides a free service to make easy work of installing common free software applications. By opening its webpage on your PC you can simply tick the applications you want and install them in a single step.
Applications include Chrome and Firefox browsers, Skype, iTunes and Dropbox. There are also some gems you may not have come across like Faststone Image viewer/resizer, OpenOffice (a free MS Office alternative) and a range of free anti-virus tools.
In addition to making it easy to install multiple applications in one step, Ninite ensures that the latest version available from the publisher’s official site is installed and that no toolbars or other junk are slipped into the install process.