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As designers, developers or even graphic designers we are constantly looking at for those new resources, tools and application that can help us increase our productivity while working on client or personal work. Down below I’ve included everything from some great JavaScript tools, jQuery plugins, Apps for your Desktop and web devices to some awesome items in site generators, photoshop filter, free UI design course and other great tools plus always for people who love WordPress like myself i’ve have added some themes and plugins including some fonts, icons too.



AntiModerate is the progressive image loading library for the greater good, as this JavaScript library reduces the loading time of page to less than a second on slow connections by loading and rendering nicely blurred micro images on the page while loading full sized images in background which replace as they finish, it comes with a nice blur effect thanks to StackBlur so you have a good looking page while it is loading, this library is space optimised, and with gzip it is less than 2kb.



Adblock Identifier (Adi) is a sweet little jQuery plugin that detects ad blocking software and creates an alert for users that functionality will be disabled if the ad block is left running.

jQuery DrawSVG


jQuery DrawSVG uses the built-in animation engine to jQuery to transition the stroke on every inside the selected element, using stroke-dasharray and stroke-dashoffset properties. It weights less than 2KB minified and 800 bytes gzipped. It’s easy to use with easing and stagger support.



Cropper is a simple jQuery image cropping plugin that supports options, methods, events, touch (mobile), zoom, rotation, scale (flip), canvas, multiple croppers and cross-browsers. The outputted cropped data bases on the original image size, so you can use them to crop the image directly.

Graphic – Mac OSX – $29.99


Autodesk Graphic is a modern full-featured graphic design and illustration app, created specifically for Mac OS X. Graphic been packed with many powerful features, and designed to be easy to use, you can use Graphic to create everything from simple diagrams to intricate detailed vector artwork. Import and export SVG, PDF and Photoshop PSD documents, creating simple workflows with other applications.

SwiftBubble – Mac OS X Screen Saver – Free


Recreation of the soap bubble screen saver from apple’s promotional videos for the new MacBook 12″

ProtoSketch – iOS App – $8.99


ProtoSketch is a powerful yet incredibly simple vector design tool on the go it has everything you expect to see in a professional vector design software. Unprecedented precision and scalability that is supercharged with icons, fonts, ui elements, basic and complex drag and drop shapes.

It is easy to create anything from logo and icon to web and mobile design. From illustration to technical drawing, lossless vector graphics that you can scale infinitely.

Firefox – iOS App – Free


Experience a fast, smart and personal Web for your iOS device with Firefox, it is the independent, people-first browser made by Mozilla, voted one of the Most Trusted Internet Companies for Privacy.

Quicklytics for Google Analytics – iOS App – Free


Quicklytics is simply the easiest and fastest way to check your Google Analytics account!

K Blocker – iOS App – $0.99c


Enjoy Kardashian-free web browsing. Instantly vanish Kim, Kylie, Khloe, Kendall, Kourtney, Caytlin, Kanye and the rest of the Kardashians from the interwebs.

Diffd – Web App – From Free to $200 per month


Diffd lets you compare website versions with highlighted changes before you deploy

Browser Bite – Web App – from $150 to $1000


Automatic cross browser layout testing and find visual issues on your website automatically.  So you can say bye-bye to virtual machines and screenshots.



Gogs (Go Git Service) is a painless self-hosted Git service. with the goal to this project is to make the easiest, fastest, and most painless way of setting up a self-hosted Git service. With Go, this can be done with an independent binary distribution across all platforms that Go supports, including Linux, Mac OS X, Windows & ARM.  It’s has low minimal requirements & can run on an inexpensive Raspberry Pi. Some users even run Gogs instances on their NAS devices, it’s all on GitHub!



Expose is a simple static site generator for photoessays. If you’re into photography, you probably have folders of images and videos. Expose is a Bash script that turns those images and videos into a photoessay. If you’re not a fan of that look, a Medium-style theme is included. It has been tested on Windows/Cygwin, OSX, and should be fine on Linux.

Workmanship Guide


The Workmanship Manual gives guidelines for writing front-end code that’s reliable and easy to maintain. It includes guidelines for HTML, CSS, and more.

Blur Like Jony


Blur Like Jony is Photoshop filter plug-in that makes the blur in the same way as Apple does in the current iOS.



Blend lets you choose from standard colour palettes (Flat UI, Material Design, etc.) to create a CSS gradient. It’s easy to use and you can quickly grab the code for your projects.

Fundamental UI Design – Free E-Course


Sign up for a weekly email chapter covering fundamental UI design topics. You’ll cover design process mastery, hierarchy, designing user behaviors, information architecture, responsive design, navigation and control design, conversion, onboarding, and visual style.

WooCommerce Accordions – Free Plugin


WooCommerce Accordions would help you to easily convert your WooCommerce tabs to responsive accordion. You can easily change the look and feel of the accordions to match your store design by using the handful of admin options to customise different colors for the accordion.

Security Audit – Free Plugin


Security Audit is a wrapper around a pair of third-party tools that can help you identify potential vulnerabilities in your site. It does not actually analyze the code of your site, nor does it correct any issues it finds; it simply compares what you’ve got with publicly-available information regarding security.


Time Master is an innovative WordPress plugin, allowing several time-based functions through simple shortcodes. From a simple current time and opening hours display, to advanced content management, Time Master offers you the possibility to keep your website fresh and show your visitors exactly what you want, when you want it. With the help of our smart shortcodes, you don’t have to worry anymore about frequent content updates. You can show your visitors the right content, at the right time, just by scheduling when it will be displayed.


Lemon Grid plugin in the Visual Composer is a ultra-customisable plugin that lets you create unlimited layout grid style, drag-drop, resize,… in minutes. Lemon Grid can be used to present your blog posts, custom post types, custom taxonomies/categories, gallery moreover is Instagram and Flickr.


WooCommerce Vehicle Parts Finder – Make/Model/Year is one of the best plugin for find Vehicles or Vehicle Parts on the website based on Year/Make/Model. The plugin provides very easy interface to use for Admin. Admin can add filter widget anywhere on the website using either widget section or shortcode.

Curtains – Free Theme


Curtains is elegantly designed clean and responsive theme. It comes with option panel and one primary widget area and 7 other widget areas. It uses skeleton grid for layout which keeps minimal css. Also, it uses SASS to generate stylesheet. Best suited for Corporate/Business and Blog sites, but can be used for any industry site.

Resi – Free Theme


Resi is a clean gallery theme which showcases beautiful picture collections for all photographers. Resi is responsive, retina ready, and perfect for high resolution photo collections. Easy to use, it’s as simple as adding posts with Image post formats.


Jakiro is truly a sleek and powerful fashion shop WordPress Theme that provides all the tools you need to launch a successful online fashion store. It comes with cool theme features that will help you give your customers an awesome online shopping experience. The Jakiro design owns a visual attractiveness and it is absolutely ideal for fashion, watches, jewelry and so many more. This modest fashion theme is awash with customization options that allow you to edit the look and feel of your theme to match your brand or represent your agency/company.


Hair Salon is created for hair salons, beauty salons, hairdresser, massage parlours day spas, medical business, beauty centre and beauty treatment businesses. Hair Salon is very flexible & easy to use with tons of great features. Hair Salon offers everything you need in a minimal, modular and amazing hair salon website. We have already studied over a hundred of successful beauty websites and found out all interesting ingredients that make an awesome website in real life.


WhiteBlack can be used as multi-purpose blog and simple news WordPress theme or for any other usage. Feel free to create your own website with this finished Premium WordPress theme.Containing more than fifteen different layouts. WhiteBlack WordPress theme can be used for multi-purpose websites. Whether you want to create a blog, a news website, or even a personal profile page, WhiteBlack is always the right solution. Use Theme Options and Shortcodes to customize your website. The user-friendly WordPress interface will help and guide you through to build a fully working and clean website.

Ruby – Free Font


Mazak – Free Font


Lazer 84 – Free Font


Quito – Free Font


Termina – Fonts from $35


Zahrah – Fonts from $39


Eurosoft – Fonts from $39


134 SVG Icons for Popular Brands


84 Line Icons


50 Epic SEO Icons


Free Vintage Logo Kit & 15 Vector Logo Templates



New HandPicked Goodies for Designers & Developers for November 2015