I’ve compiled some links for my fellow bloggers and web designers. I know how hard it can be to find the tools you need to make your site beautiful, exactly the way you wanted. Hopefully you’ll find a few useful shortcuts here. And the best part, they are all free unless otherwise noted.
- Rotating Image Banner
- Creating an Image Banner with Fading
- Lightbox Image Display
- Guide: Saving Images for the Web
CUSTOM SOCIAL MEDIA ICONS
Like my social media icons?
Custom designs (icons, blog headers, etc.) available through Travista Design.
- Prezi – prettier presentations
- Typeforms – fancier forms
- Google Fonts – add web fonts to any site
- LaunchRock – for web pre-launch
- Survey Anyplace – flexible, creative surveys
- Unicode Converter
- HTML Special Characters
- Chrome Extension: Color Picker
- Chrome Extension: Measure It (measure in pixels)
- WordPress Theme Generator – a starting point for a DIY theme
- How to Build a Customer WordPress Theme from Scratch
- Code Academy – learn to code!
- Lynda – Dreamweaver/WordPress tutorials (requires payment, free trial available)
- Noble Desktop – design and code classes in NYC and online