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As designers or developers we are always looking for all of those design resources, tools and apps that can help make our life easier and increase our productivity & creativity. So today is the day to showcase all of what’s new for designers and developers in October and here I have some new released and updated resources from jQuery scripts to a few Apps, web development resources, themes and plugins for WordPress and some awesome user interfaces, fonts, icons and other design and development resources.

If you think I’ve missed something that you think should of been on the list, let me know in the comments or if you know of a new a that should be featured on the October roundup, please either tweet it to me @SomeWhatCrtv or even use the Submit Resource form and your resource could be seen on next month list.


GraphJS is an open source set of “stickers” that enables social capabilities on any web page.


Eagle.js is a web-based slideshow framework for Vue.js. It supports animations, themes, interactive widgets (for web demos), and makes it easy to reuse components, slides and styles across presentations.


Highway is a lightweight (2.2ko gzipped), robust, modern and flexible library that will let us create AJAX navigations with beautiful transitions on our websites.

Pisth – iOS & Mac App

Pisth is an SSH and SFTP client.

Price: Free

TimeKeeper – Mac App

TimeKeeper is a simple mac app that keeps track of your working time, earnings and breaks per project and is made with freelancers and makers in mind.It helps you see how productive you are each day and makes sending invoices to clients easier with the calculated earnings.

Price: $name a fair price

Cloud Sketch – Mac App

A streamlined interface, support for recording videos, fast sharing, and nothing to configure. Try Cloud Sketch for free to share anything with anyone.

Price: Free

Alva – Linux, Mac & Windows App

Alva lets you to design interactive products based on the same components your developers are using for production websites.

Price: Free

Loop Email – iOS, Mac & Windows App

Loop brings team messaging to your inbox so you and your team can email and chat from one app.This desktop and mobile app works with your Gmail, Outlook or any Office365 account. It’s available for Mac OS, Windows and iOS with the Android app coming soon. Install Loop, connect it with your existing inbox and start messaging with your team!

Price: Free

SpotUI – iOS App

SpotUI aim to collect sea of careful efficient elegant designed mobile UI (User Interface) made by React Native, we share top north UI and UX to help developers to learn and build their application more beautiful and effectively.

Price: Free

Crawly – Web App

Crawly is a tool that crawls your web applications to find out broken pages to help you to maintain it. Crawly has a powerful alerting system that if any page of your project is broken, you will get a notification. Crawly also offers you to monitor your all pages of your application in historically.

Price: Free to $5.00 per user/monthly

Chipmunk – Web App

Teams use Chipmunk to collaborate throughout their project’s lifecycle alongside the design tools they already love. Users create and store their asset libraries and manage content creation workflows.Chipmunk supports over 600 file types including Photoshop (PSD), Illustrator (AI), and several leading 3D formats for VR/AR projects.

Price: Free to $24.00 per user/monthly

React Native Starter

React Native Starter is a mobile starter kit that allows your team to fully focus on development of the features that set your product apart from the competitors instead of building your app from scratch.


PinBucket allows you to store and share links with a your teammates. It’s like Pinteret for team sharing links.


GHuster turns your GitHub profile into a beautiful profile page.


Blogmill is a Node.js based dynamic CMS and website creation tool. Influenced by other popular CMS solutions this offers a fast intuitive way to create a CMS for any type of data and a frontend website to consume that data. It is a work in progress so feel free to contribute!

Fileshifter is the easiest way to convert file between different formats. Whether you want to convert images to pdf’s or .mov to .mp4 files, we’ve got you covered. Furthermore, it’s completely free and the file limit is up to 1GB, so don’t hold back!

Trendy Palettes

Curated collection of beautiful hand-made color palettes


Colorbox is a tool to produce color sets open-sourced by Lyft’s design team.


zeroheight makes it easy for teams to create design system documentation collaboratively using online styleguides that are synced with Sketch components, integrated with code examples and easy for anyone to contribute to.


LogChimp is a way to keep customers in the loop about your product.


Vapid is an intentionally simple content management system built on the idea that you can create a custom dashboard without ever leaving the HTML.


MockCodes is for beginner frontend developer willing to sharpen their HTML+CSS skills by completing handcrafted design mockups in a 30 day challenge. Request early access to real world HTML+CSS challenges specially crafted for you.

Slick Engagement – Plugin

This plugin adds widgets that you can place anywhere on your pages that help visitors discover content on your site. These widgets provide visitors with a simple interactive way to see all of the content available on your site in a highly engaging way. We use contextual information to maximize the liklihood that a visitor will see another page that will interest them.

Price: Free

Cosmic Carousel – Plugin

Easily create dynamic carousels from every post type registered in your WP.Order slides from a draggable list and display each carousel created by a shortcode. Paste the shortcode in the content area of every page or post where you wanna show the carousel.

Price: Free

Face Detection – Plugin

This plugin allows to generate cropped thumbnails without cutting heads or faces. It detects whether uploaded images have faces in it thus when generating cropped thumbnails based on such image, they will be centered in the largest face found.

Price: Free

OpenPos – Plugin

OpenPOS is complete point of sales system(POS). A complete solution for Woocommerce. Openpos Includes almost everything needed in a POS system. All data use same with your woocomerce. It make easy manage product and sales.

Price: $55.00

FaceLive – Plugin

FaceLive – Live Stream Broadcaster Plugin for WordPress is a Facebook Live Video streaming tool which allows you to go live on Facebook with pre-recorded videos.

Price: $37.00

Lana Image Optimizer – Plugin

With the help of the Lana Image Optimizer you can convert the uploaded images into small sized JPG’s.

Price: $10.00

Slanted – Theme

Slanted is a responsive 100% high resolution theme for personal blogs. Unique toggle sidebars give a great browsing and reading experience on both tablet and mobile.

Price: Free

VW Mobile App – Theme

VW Mobile App is a powerful, versatile, robust and clean WordPress theme for promoting mobile apps, app pages, creating landing pages, exhibiting products, introducing and showcasing app.

Price: Free

Jason Lite – Theme

Jason Lite is a colorful free WordPress theme designed for publishers of all kind. Whether you’re keeping a straightforward journal of your travels or publishing an photo-heavy scrapbook, Jason makes it easy to showcase your latest news, interesting finds, and long-form writing — or to create collection of photos, videos, and quotes.

Price: Free

AppLand – Theme

AppLand is a WordPress theme for App, Saas Products, Software, Startups and related products/services.

Price: $49.00

Aragon – Theme

Aragon is a modern, digital, creative and cleadn portfolio WordPress Theme. This theme fits for any creative agencies, developers, designers, freelancers or any creative people etc.

Price: $49.00

Ivory – Theme

Ivory includes multiple solid and bold designs inside of one powerful WordPress theme, suitable for everyone!

Price: $29.00

Auster – Font

Calton – Font

Wozniak – Font

Azonix – Free

Arkipelago – Font

Grace UI Kit

Backpack UI Kit

Valkyrie UI Kit

Kenko UI Kit

Email Freebie Vector Icon Set

25 Essential Office Tools Icons



What’s New for Designers & Developers in October 2018