The web is full of resources. You can pretty much find anything you want. I even found out how to find bigfoot (check for yourself here).
When I search for the term “web design” in Google, I get nearly 2 billion results. It is hard to compete in this category because let’s face it, everything on the internet involves some sort of web design.
With all these resources available to us, it is sometimes hard to find good ones. Well, I have been designing websites for a long time now and over the years have compiled a collection of the best resources for web design on the internet. Many of these sites have certain things they are really good at that have made them infamous as a web design resource. So without further ado, and in no particular order, here is my list of top web design resource sites on the web:
I love Walter’s site for its great articles about how to improve your website and the quality of free design files.
This site provides an extensive range of design resources. You can learn almost anything here.
Inspirations galore on Jacob’s site. Always great lists.
Speckyboy’s weekly roundups are fantastic. A good way to catch up on what’s new in the web industry.
Just an all around great resource site with fantastic articles. Oh, and watch for their awesome give aways.
This should be a staple in everyone web design resource bag.
Publishers of useful tricks, tools, tutorials and inspirational artworks.
I have found some really great WordPress articles on this site, among other things.
The artist of the day posts on this site are always inspiring.
Many free resources on this site including JS, CSS, and PSD files.
Design Shack has excellent galleries of web, branding, and interface design to help inspire you.
So there they are. I hope I have helped you find a new web design resource. Make sure to follow these sites on twitter or subscribe to their RSS feeds to stay connected with what’s new. If any of the authors of the sites above are reading this, I would love to write a guest post for you.
If you have a resource you can’t live without, let me know in the comments below.