Designing a landing page is a challenging job, as it requires more than JUST DESIGNING GOOD GRAPHICS. At the end of the day what the product marketer or product owner needs is a high converting landing page. There are various do’s and dont’s that applies while designing a landing page. After hours of surfing through internet, I found some really interesting resources that varies from teaching you to start designing a perfect landing page to techniques of creating high converting ones’.
Web design technology is ever changing. With the introduction of the new concepts and tools being adapted by web design; it’s quite difficult for the web designers to keep updated with the latest changes. But thanks to great design blogs available across the internet which have been truly influential to the design community.
Someone recently posted a question on ‘Quora’ on the most influential design blogs which has received some really impressive lists of the design blogs.
We all know of ‘Dribbble’ as the ultimate resource for web designers. It’s got some insanely great design showcase from the finest designers from all over the world including web, print, logo, brandling just to name a few.
However, in this post I’ll walk you down some of the fresh and awesome illustrations from Dribbble. If you’re working on a project and don’t know where to start with; you can refer to these excellent illustrations to gather some professional ideas for your own illustration designs.
Whether you are an expert /newbie web and graphic designer; the free design resources helps you stream your project time and produce a polished final result. The web is an actual wonderland of free design resources that can enhance your designs. This post features some 40 plus design resources that you can bookmark or watch out for the continual torrent of resources. Here you can find some useful sites that offer free fonts, free textures, free psd’s, free brushes, free icons and likewise. They are really cool!!
Put your hands on all the fresh and quality fonts without touching your checking account.
Google Web Fonts
1001 Free Fonts
Background Textures and Patterns
Patterns and textures are an integral part of the web design process; hence an increase number of resources is available for free. Some of the tools featured below will help you create your own background pattern, while others are sources of stock textures.
Lost and Taken
Free icons let you easily illustrate websites, blogs and applications. Here are some of the cool lists of the websites that offer free icons of various sizes.
The sites below lists thousands of free brushes used to enhance the intricacy of your site.
My Photoshop Brushes
Design Resources (Blogs,websites and magazines with freebies)
Try grabbing some excellent source of free Photoshop, WordPress, and themes for your next project inspiration.
Top Design Magazine
WordPress Theme Shock
KB’s Portfolio – The Freebies
GUUHUU – Premium Design Resources
Pixel – Free Jetpacks for designers
Le Freebies – by breezy
Open Web Design
net tuts +
Open Source Web Design
Vector arts, Graphics and Images
Put your hands on the some of the finest resources available for vector arts, graphics and images!
This concludes my list of some finest free design resources; let me know which of these resources you found the most helpful. Make sure to suggest any great sites that’s not listed here.