Website Building Resources

There are endless resources out there, the key is just knowing what to search for. Below is a collection of some of our most valuable resources. If you have any resources of your own that you think would be a good addition to our list, please contact us.

Design Resources

  • COLOURlovers – Need help find a good color theme for your website? This site has color matching tools and pre made color palettes for you to choose from.
  • Latin Text Generator – If you need some filler content for your test website or design, Latin text is a great way to avoid confusion.
  • Photoshop Brushes – If you need to add a little spice to your website design, a little brushing will certainly help.
  • Free Fonts, Brushes and Icons – Download free fonts, photoshop brushes and icons to help you design your website.
  • Fabric Textures.
  • Free Fonts.
  • Icons – Free icons for your webpages.
  • Free Icons.
  • Favicon Creator – Upload an image and lets this great tool create your favicon for you.

FireFox, a Life Saver

On top of being a superior browser over Internet Explorer, it offers ton of add-ons that make website building and troubleshooting a breeze. Below are some FireFox add-ons that every developer/design needs to have. If you do not have FireFox you can download it here.

  • Firefox Developer Toolbar – Adds a menu and a toolbar with various web developer tools.
  • Firebug – Firebug integrates with Firefox to put a wealth of development tools at your fingertips while you browse. You can edit, debug, and monitor CSS, HTML, and JavaScript live in any web page.
  • ColorZilla – Advanced Eyedropper, ColorPicker, Page Zoomer and other colorful goodies.
  • MeasureIt – Draw out a ruler to get the pixel width and height of any elements on a webpage.

Other Website Building Tools

  • FTP Commands – Having trouble with FTP? This might help!
  • Internet Explorer Developer Toolbar – The Internet Explorer Developer Toolbar provides several features for exploring and understanding Web pages.
  • Special HTML Characters – HTML Character codes to properly embbed special characters.
  • PDF Converter – No software is required. Simply upload your PDF and the conversion server will automatically convert it to Word or vice versa.
  • Google Analytics – Provides FREE feedback on who visits your website, what pages, from where and much much more.
  • SEO Scores – Let this website give your website a search engine ranking score based on its criteria.
  • W3Schools – HTML/CSS & Other Help & Tutorials.
  • JQuery – A list of 50 JQuery plugins many developers use.

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