Top 40+ Sites for Web Designers

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Top 40+ Sites for Web Designers

Every website is different and every designer’s set of tools and resources will be different too.

For this reason it is important to stay on top of those sites most popular among designers and this list acts as a solid starting point.

Explore these resources and let me know in comments your favorites as well.

Top Sites for Freelance Tools & Services

Whether you need an invoicing, management or time tracking tool, the web is packed with resources you may not know about. Here’s a list of the favorites.

  1. dropbox.com
  2. box.net
  3. freshbooks.com
  4. carbonite.com
  5. mozy.com
  6. sugarsync.com
  7. zumodrive.com
  8. toggl.com
  9. getharvest.com

Top Coding & Development Sites

Here’s some of the sites I keep track of to find new techniques, resources, and code snippets useful when building websites.

  1. jquery.com
  2. prototypejs.org
  3. stackoverflow.com
  4. mootools.net
  5. snipplr.com
  6. script.aculo.us

Top Sites for Design Inspiration

Sometimes, a healthy dose of artistic inspiration is just what you need. If you’re a web designer and low on creative juice, take a look at some of these sites that push the limits of what artistic and technical expression can be on the web.

  1. vimeo.com
  2. forrst.com
  3. behance.net
  4. lovedsgn.com
  5. deviantart.com
  6. dribbble.com

Top Stock Image Sites

Quality imagery is essential to any web project. Below is the list of favorite sites offering royalty-free stock photography for your next project.

  1. istockphoto.com
  2. shutterstock.com
  3. dreamstime.com
  4. gettyimages.com
  5. bigstockphoto.com
  6. sxc.hu
  7. corbisimages.com
  8. stockvault.net
  9. jupiterimages.com

Top Design Elements Sites

Why create design elements from scratch when you can use beautifully detailed designs already floating on the web? Whether you’re looking for that perfect icon, button or other design element necessary, these website will have just what you need.

  1. iconfinder.com
  2. iconshock.com
  3. freepsdfiles.net
  4. medialoot.com
  5. 365psd.com
  6. graphicsfuel.com
  7. vecteezy.com

Top Font & Type Sites

The web is flooded with fonts of all degree of quality. The sites below offer top-quality typography you can rely on.

  1. dafont.com
  2. myfonts.com
  3. linotype.com
  4. itcfonts.com
  5. typography.com
  6. fontfabric.com
  7. fonthaus.com
  8. highfonts.com
  9. fontsquirrel.com

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