Web Design Resources

Webdesign Resources

The following is a list of resources useful to complete an online project. On regard to web hosting, software, domain names, design services and up to users interaction and productivity tools there are online plenty of options to evaluate, the best choice pretty much changes case to case. I often add new resources to this page so make sure to check back. When I have access to special offers I also list them here.

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Framework & CMS open source

Wordpress : The open source publishing platform and blog, this version requires to be installed and used on a web hosting.

Joomla : Web platform and content management system for publishing web content.

Bootstrap : Popular open source toolkit for developing with HTML, CSS, and JS.

Foundation : Advanced responsive front-end framework, made to build responsive websites

Laravel : Laravel is a web application framework written in PHP

Themes, Templates & Plugins

Themeforest by Envato : WordPress themes & plug in, web templates and more

MOJO Marketplace : Marketplace and community of professional designers and developers

Creative Market : Creative Market is the world’s marketplace for design, weekly free downloads with the newsletter

Domain Search

Instant Search : Domain name checker that shows domain name search results as you type

Launchaco : Domain name checker that shows domain name search results as you type

LeanDomainSearch : Search engine for finding available domain names

Brandbucket : Domain name marketplace for businesses

Domain Price Checker

Dom Comp : Domain price checker and availability

Tld List : Domain price checker and comparison

Names Search and Generator

Namelix.com : Business Name generator, powered by AI

Namecheckr : Check domain & social username availability across multiple networks

Stock Photo Free

Pixabay : Free images to use anywhere

Pexels : Free stock photos & videos

Unsplash : free photos organized by category


Trello : A task management app to organize work

Asana : App to organize and plan workflows, projects, and team collaboration tool

invoicely : Invoicing solution for small businesses and freelancers

Design And Editing Tools

Gravit.io : Create graphics, edit images & presentations. Online professional vector graphic design tool

Crello : Crello makes easy to create animations and graphic design online. Prepare visuals for ads, social media, blogs

iloveimg.com : Edit images in bulk, compress, crop, resize, convert, watermark and more

Tinypng.com : Optimizes your PNG and Jpg images by 50-80% making your website faster, also available as Wordpress plugin

Powtoon : Make your own animated video and infographic

Tailorbrands : Easily create logos and social media images set

Color Design

coolors : Create color palettes for your projects. Color schemes that always work together.

colorhunt.co : Online platform for color inspiration with thousands of trendy hand-picked color palettes.

Social Network & Marketing

elfsight.com : Widgets for websites to engage visitors and for social network integration

later.com: A scheduler for Instagram Posts, schedule, manage and plan Instagram

Mailchimp.com : Web-based email marketing service can be used to grow an email list, design email newsletters and them on social networks