Welcome Inventors, Innovators and Other Creative Thinkers

Our Focus is on Inventions and Innovations

New innovations, inventions and ideas...that's what we focus on. If you are a creative and out-of-the-box thinker,  or an entrepreneur looking for inspiration, this is the place for you.

InventorSpot.com (originally named AmericanInventorSpot.com) is one of  the most popular invention related site on the web. We also think we are the best website for independent inventors.

We have daily articles on the latest inventions, innovations and interesting ideas -- everything from the wacky to the wonderful.

We have almost two  dozen smart and talented bloggers scouring the news for you.

Looking for a particular topic or invention? Look  over our top menu, check out our categories, search in our search box, or just find your favorite blogger.

We're Here to Serve Inventors

We are dedicated to serving the needs of independent inventors.

We seek to be the source for information and news about inventors and inventions on our home page for inventors, which is solely focused on helping inventors.

In addition to our inventor advice series by Myra Per-Lee, and helpful invention articles by our Featured and Guest Bloggers, we also have a terrific collection of features and services designed to help the independent inventor.

Invention Gallery

The Invention Gallery is a FREE service where inventors can market and showcase their inventions with our visitors and potential marketing and licensing partners. Marketing your invention in our Invention Gallery can be helpful to inventors trying to get their inventions found by the various search engines.(Note: Submitting new inventions to the Invention Gallery is on hold temporarily.  We are  currently working on improvements to the Invention Gallery.Please check back in a few month.) Visit the Invention Gallery


Inventor Forum

The Inventor Forum is a great place for inventors, entrepreneurs, and other creative thinkers to hang out. Inventors can get advice and keep current on the latest news about inventor events. This invention forum, message board, chat room, community center or whatever else you want to call it is here for you. Have a question about doing a patent search, patenting your invention, prototyping, manufacturing, licensing, marketing, promoting your invention or invention idea or how to build your small business? This is the place for inventors to come and get the answers you need.(The forums are temporarily closed to new members as we try and upgrade the system. Please check back in a few months. We apologize for the inconvenience.)  Visit the Inventor Forum


InventorPages - Inventor Services, Resources and Provider Directory

The InventorPages is a free directory of companies that help inventors.  If you are a service provider to independent inventors, please feel free to submit your information to the directory.  We only ask that you provide a link on your website to let inventors know about InventorSpot.com. (Note:  The Inventor Service Directory  and the form for submitting your company to the Inventor Services Directory is  currently being upgraded. Please check back in a few month. Sorry for the inconvenience.)  Visit the InventorPages

If you've used a service provider that's listed in our Invention Service Provider Resource Directory, please comment on them. We need your honest feedback.

If you have a company you have had bad experiences with, warn others about them in our Scams and Cons Section of our Inventor's Forum.

If you are need helpful information (not people to provide service), check out our Helpful Resources List and our Helpful Books. You can find out how to finance your invention idea, do a patent search, file a patent, trademark your invention, do market research, manufacture your invention, how to market or license your inventions and so much more.

Looking for marketing and licensing partners for your invention? You can find helpful ideas and suggestions in our Inventor Forum.

Please Join Us and Help Build Our Inventor Community

You can find out more in About Us. If you would like to help inventors and support this site, please read Want to Help?

Please join us in building the best on-line inventor organization and best inventor resource and community on the planet. Send us your ideas and suggestions, tell others about us and get involved. Help us to build this site to be everything you want it to be.

The InventorSpot.com Team