Resources for web designers – March 2018

A monthly collection of the best resources for web designers including high-quality tools, design assets, learning resources and many others.

Resources for web designers – March 2018

The following is a retrospective of some of the best and most useful resources for web designers including tools, plugins, UI kits and many others that we curated during March 2018.

1. Tools

Lunacy - Sketch for Windows Lunacy

Lunacy

Lunacy is a lightweight Windows design tool that supports Sketch files and it’s currently under active development. The app comes with a limited set of tools for now, but the future seems bright based on the featured scheduled for the next release.

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Crumby Crumby

Crumby

Crumby is a collaboration tool for designers that allows you to manage all the assets in your project in one place and provides other cool features like real-time collaboration, task management, and others.

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Crumby Subform

Subform

Subform is a visual tool for creating dynamic UI layouts.

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Pretzel Pretzel

Pretzel

Pretzel is a Mac OS only app that searches and shows you keyboard shortcuts based on the currently focused app. A really great small tool to make you a wizard in almost any app.

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CSS Gradient CSS Gradient

CSS Gradient

CSS Gradient is a tool that lets you create and fiddle around with gradients that you can use as backgrounds for websites or how you see fit.

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Crunch - Insane(ly slow but wicked good) PNG image optimization (macOS) Crunch

Crunch

Crunch is a Mac OS only tool for (modest) lossy PNG file optimization with really great file size output.

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UI Faces UI Faces

UI Faces

UI Faces is a tool that aggregates photos from various sources. There’s also a cool Sketch plugin based on it that you can use to quickly generate avatars without leaving the app.

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Variable Fonts Variable Fonts

Variable Fonts

Variable Fonts is a really simple tool that helps you find and play around with variable fonts.

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2. Libraries & Extensions

Tippy.js - A vanilla JS customizable tooltip library based on Popper.js Tippy.js

Tippy.js

Tippy.js is a vanilla JS tooltip and popover library powered by Popper.js.

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Fontanello Fontanello

Fontanello

Fontanello is a browser extension for Google Chrome and Firefox that lets you display the basic typographic styles of a text by right-clicking it.

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3. UI Kits & Templates

Deck UI Kit from InVision Deck UI Kit from InVision

Deck

A beautiful and free card-style UI kit from InVision.

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Papaya Templates Papaya Templates

Papaya

Not a UI kit, but a collection of free landing page templates that you can use for any project.

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iBlocks - iOS Wireframe Kit iBlocks - iOS Wireframe Kit

iBlocks

iBlocks is a free iOS wireframe kit with simple, colorful blocks.

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4. Icon Packs

Fintech Icon Set Fintech Icon Set

Fintech Icon Set

A collection of 48 financial technolohy vector icons built by Agente Studio.

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200 Free Icons 200 Free Icons

200 Free Icons

A collection of 200 free vector icons designed and released by Henrik Østergaard.

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5. Fonts

Vindica Vindica

Vindica

Vindica is a free, powerful and young typeface designed by Rubirubiko.

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Homemade Homemade

Homemade

Homemade is a free, brush typeface that comes with ligatures and contextual terminal forms designed by Locomotype.

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Quickens Quickens

Quickens

Quickens is a free, hand-drawn font inspired by old lettering textbooks.

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6. Great Reads


What are your favorite tools or resources released this month? Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments below! 😁

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