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9 useful resources for a designer

Working as a designer is very interesting. This is a creative work, and like any creative person, the designer needs a muse and inspiration.

Each designer has a set of websites that they go periodically to draw that inspiration. Whether you are new to web design or just out looking for a little something extra to add to your current website, We are sure you will be surprised at all the tools and resources available! We just have such list that we want to share with you.

Of course, you are welcome to tell us about your resources, we would be grateful.

Now, take your time browsing around and enjoy.

1. Abduzeedo


Perhaps, it is a really cool resource and a great place for web designers, artists and photographers. Here is everything that needed for the inspiration. Namely, it offers the collections of sites, free fonts, and of course a section of “Daily inspiration” and much more. For convenience, here are a few links.

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2. Smashing Magazine


It is a website and blog that offers resources and advice to web developers and web designers. It publishes tutorials and how-tos on design and development. Smashing Magazine also offers free fonts, icons, and templates for download, as well as showcasing other things of importance to the web development community. We advise to everyone this resource. Just below are a few links.

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3. WDRemix | Top Web Design


It is a very good resource on web design. As abduzeedo, it offers a selection for the daily inspiration, varieties of photos of beautiful girls, fonts and much more. Just below are a few links.

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4. Design Modo


It is a great resource of informative material for designers, web developers, graphic artists or just curious folks looking for inspiration. It provides design, web development and art-oriented articles as well it promotes the works of talented artists from all over the world. There are several categories to browse through, depending on interests like Web Design and Web Development, Tips and Tutorials, Business, Inspiration and such. Just below are a few links.

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5. Underworld Magazines


It is a design blog displaying some of the best design news, resources, and interviews from around the web. There are a lot of Graphic design, webdesign, Resources, Inspiration, and much more. Here are some links.

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Underworld Magazines

6. InstantShift


It is leading design and inspiration related resource for web designers and developers daily resources and premium web design and development platform. Here are a few links.

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7. 365psd


Every day a new PSD resource is released and ready for download, 365 PSD is a huge catalog of quality Photoshop files, both free and premium that will definitely make life as a designer a lot easier. Just below is a link.


8. Piccsy


It is a new social sharing resource that is trying to carve out its own content niche that focuses on the combination of beautiful photography of all kinds, interesting print & still art and random pop-culture imagery that people connect with. Here is a link.


9. TheFWA


FWA stands for Favourite Website Awards. It is a site founded in the heady days of 2000 with the goal of showcasing brilliant web design on the cutting edge. Just below is a link.


Whether new in design or an advanced nonprofit with needs for help with HTML, templates, flash, hosting, and more, these design resources will come in handy. We will be glad if you can add your resources.

Enjoy it!
Papay 11 january 2012, 16:21
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