FREEPIK: Free vectors and PSDs

It may not be the only website of its kind, but it is one of the best ones. Freepik is positioned as one of the main tools used by web designers and creative people in search for free resources on the Internet. What is Freepik? Freepik is a search engine that helps graphic and web designers locate high quality photos, vectors, illustrations and PSD files for their creative projects. Freepik tracks and locates free graphic content on the Internet and…...

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Depositphotos – Free And Premium Stock Photos

Depositphotos.com is a stock images agency dedicated to royalty-free stock photos. Let's look at some of its features and why it's useful for web designers: Depositphotos provides stock images in various sizes to it all of your needs. Their photo sizes include XSmall, Small, Medium, Large, Xlarge, XXlarge, XXXlarge and Vector. Their subscription prices range from $19 to $1600 depending on the subscription duration (from 3 days to 1 year). But there are several ways to get free images from…...

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Codelobster PHP Edition Review – Free PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript Editor (IDE)

Today, I want to bring to your attention Codelobster PHP Edition - a completely free and extremely powerful PHP, HTML, CSS and Javascript editor. So what exactly does Codelobster PHP Edition do? All code highlights depending on a type, the also mixed code is thus supported, so the area of HTML will be highlighted as HTML, PHP as PHP, and Javascript as Javascript in the same file. You can choose color schemes, including popular IDEs. Powerful auto completion for HTML,…...

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SohoOS Review

Recently, I've had a chance to use SohoOS and thought I'd share my SohoOS review with all of my loyal readers. SohoOS is the ultimate all-in-one solution for small business owners, such as all of you web designers. Best of all, it is absolutely free. SohoOS offers very attractive features such as: Unified Contacts SohoOS allows you to manage all of your clients, contacts and leads from one location. You can perform every action (such as send an invoice, etc.)…...

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From #1 to #5: Top Ranked Web Design Resources

I've recently had a chance to review the most popular web design resources. Ranking factors that were used are listed below each resource. The categories include hosting companies, domain registrars, twitter marketing tools, freelancing websites, and icon resources. Hosting Resources: Ranking factors: i) reliability; ii) speed; iii) cost; iv) technical support. #1. HostGator - 9.95 Reliable, trustworthy host that has been around for many years. They do free migrations from your old host, have cPanel and make it a pleasure…...

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PowerMockup Review – An Essential Web Designer Tool

I've recently had a chance to use a tool called PowerMockup and want to let you all know about it. What is PowerMockup? It's an add-on for Microsoft PowerPoint, which helps you sketch mock-ups for websites and applications.  It makes prototyping new designs extremely easy - a matter of a few clicks. The major advantage of using PowerPoint as a mock-up tool is that most people have it and know how to use it. PowerPoint provides a common design environment…...

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Webpop Review – Cloud CMS For Web Designers And Clients

I've had the opportunity recently to beta test a new application made specifically for web designers called "Webpop". Webpop is the Cloud CMS for Designers and their Clients with integrated SEO and Analytics Tools that allows full control over the design and a very easy and awesome dashboard for the owner of the website to keep up to date the content.  Webpop is absolutely scalable with no creative limitations and no hosting hassles. What is unique in Webpop? Currently, Webpop…...

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5 Best Laptops For Web Design | Best Computers For Web Design

We all know that good web designers are only as good as their equipment permits them to be. If you have an old, slow laptop that hangs every time you load Photoshop...Houston, we have a problem. Below is a list of the 5 best laptops for web design. #1: Apple MacBook Pro With excellent performance, a long battery life and a completely flawless design, Apple’s MacBook Pro is the ultimate blend of user-friendliness and power laptop for web designers, or…...

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Kroppr Review – a Mootools Crop Script

Probably all of you had to upload your photo on your profile page on Twitter, Linkedin or Gravatar. Then you had to resize it, crop it or maybe rotate it till it was perfect and ready to be posted online. What you did not know is that you can offer this kind of service to your visitors too with a simple Mootools cropping script named Kroppr. Kroppr is very usable and easy to install – in 3 steps (as explained…...

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Wix Review – Is Wix.com Worth It?

We have been very pleased after reviewing Wix, a free website builder. 37 MILLION people who have created their website with Wix can't all be wrong :) Most website builders do not deliver, but Wix is much different. With Wix you can create your own website with ease without adding even a single line of code. The admin panel is built with a beautiful, graphic drag & drop interface and allows for total creative freedom. Choose from 1000's of professionally-designed…...

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