88 Resources for Web Developers

All web developers and web designers should know about the wonderful world of free resources. I’ve compiled a list of graphics, tools, tutorials, and generators that will make creating websites a much faster process, and hopefully produce better designers.

Here are 88 resources that can make your life as a web designer/developer much, much easier.

Colors/Patterns/Palettes
Colour Lovers
Color Schemer
Stripe Generator

Textures
CG Textures
Texture King
Texture Warehouse

Stock Photography
Stock Exchange
Stock Vault
Getty Images
iStockPhoto
Every Stock Photo

Icons
Icon Finder
Free Icons Web
Icon Archive
Free Developer Icon Sets

Vector Graphics
Swirls Vector Illustrations Set
Swirls Flowers Circles Illustrations Set
Vector4Free
Vecteezy
QVectors
Vector Junky

Fonts
DaFont
UrbanFonts
1001 Free Fonts

Brushes
Hybrid Genesis
Brusheezy
PS Brushes
My Photoshop Brushes

CSS Details
Spiffy Corners
CSS Rounded Box
CSS Speech Bubbles
Bubbles

CSS Menus
Listamatic
Exploding-Boy
Dynamic Drive Menus
High-Dots Tab Designer
Vandelay Designs Lists
CSS Menu Maker

CSS Empty Templates
CSS Creator
Layout Gala

Free Website Layouts
FreeLayouts
CreateBlog
Master Templates
Free Website Templates

WordPress Themes
WordPress.Org Themes
Themes Core
WP Theme Spot
Theme Forest

Tutorials
W3Schools
Zend
Tizag
Tutorialized
Good-Tutorials
PS Hero
PSDTuts
Tutorial 9
PSD Learning
Photoshop Tutorials
Photoshop Contest
Luxa
Tutorial Sphere
Photoshop Talent

Freelancing
Talk Freelance
Freelance Designers
Get-A-Freelancer
Freelance Venue
Jobs @ WebDesignerWall

Web Design Blogs
Smashing Magazine
Web Designer Wall

SEO and Traffic Building
SEO Book
WebNet77
Alexa

Cross-Browser Checkers
BrowserShots
BrowserCam

Validators
XHTML Validator
CSS Validator
RSS Feed Validator
Feed Validator

Generators/Makers
Meta-Generator
Copyright Generator
Image Map Generator
Email Form Generator
XML Sitemap Generator
Robots.txt Generator
Web 2.0 Badges
H-Master Web 2.0 Button
Buttonator
Button Maker

Written By Kayla

Kayla Knight is a 20 year old college student, part-time web developer, freelancer, and blogger. Webitect is where she spends too much of her freetime, sharing interesting finds and valuable resources. Be sure to check out her portfolio.

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