1. Inspriation - nspire inspiration search
Every idea starts with inspriation. This is where nspire, our inspiration search database works. You can upload and browse inspiration added by web designers and developers.
2. Brushes and Patterns - Brusheezy
A good arsenal of brushes and pattersn is essential these days to give your designs that added zest. Brusheezy is probably one of the largest and most comprhensive collections of brushes and patterns online.
3. Textures - cgtextures
I found this site hard to believe. It's a completly free database of high resolution, categorised textures free to use! It doesn't get much better than that.
4. Fonts - dafont
If you are anything like me, you are a font addict. Warning, this site has a very large collection of free fonts for personal and commercial use.
5. Stock Photos - istockphoto
A picture is worth a thousand words. This site much be worth millions then! istockphoto maybe be the largest stock photo website on the internet.
6. Icons - Icon Finder
This site is amazing. It provides a fantastic way to find icons that are free to use and there are new icons added everyday!
7. Themes and Templates - themeforest
When you need a quick job doing and you don't have the time to design a site youreslf, themeforest provides some great professional templates and really decent prices.
8. Tutorials - Tutorialized
None of know everything, even though we like to think so. Tutorialized provides plenty of user contributed tutorials on all aspects web design and development.
9. Code Snippets - snipplr
Why re-invent the wheel? There are plenty of code snippets at snipplr to help speed up your coding.
10. Help - stackoverflow
Getting help has never been quicker or easier than stackoverflow. This simple Q and A website is part of a much larger network of websites which will help you with any question you have about anything!
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