Developer and designer almost always have a tight schedule and deadlines, thus making their work really hectic. Most of the time they have to work under tremendous pressure, so they really appreciate some good tools that can make their work a little easier and a little less time consuming.
It allows creating a coherent web color palette to ensure a consistent look in your design. It offers alternative proposals which are derived from the same color, having a common denominator with similar hue, lightness or saturation values.
This one is an extremely handy and a must have tool for all the designers out there as it has the ability of syncing any CSS alterations made with FireBug with actual local/online CSS files. This would keep your layout preserved when you reload your website. It definitely makes things quite easy for designers.
This awesome tool has the ability of sorting the CSS properties from your stylesheet. You can sort them in a certain order from settings.
CSS load.net allows you to generate some really cool loading CSS spinners and bars for AJAX & JQuery. It is really simple to use – just choose a css animation template of your choice, select colors, preloader size and animation speed, and it will create for you an impressive loading CSS spinners or Bar according to your choice.
As the name suggests, this tool allows creating ribbons. You can choose the ribbon width, message, size of the font and effects such as shadow and stitching according you your requirements.
Using this tool designing and experimenting with web fonts and content can be made possible, and that too in your browser. It allows trying out various fonts and comparing different combinations.
It allows combining iconic web fonts for. Using this tool minimizing font sizes and merging symbols from various fonts into one file is possible. You have the option to select from four icon fonts: Entypo, Font Awesome, Iconic and Brandico.
It is a hassle-free HTML5 sprite sheet generator. Just work by dragging and dropping photo files on this tool, and then click the ‘Generate,’ and voila, your sprite and stylesheet are ready!
As the name suggests, this tool allows generating snippets of CSS3 and then copying them directly into a projects. It boasts tools that can generate border-radius, box-shadow, text-shadow and gradients.
It is an amazing tool that allows graphically generating CSS3 transform animations easily and quickly.
It has the ability of converting your old CSS files to latest LESS files. All you have to do is to copy/paste!
If you want to create backgrounds for websites or desktops, then you would find ZenBG really useful. This cool tool has a plethora of different textures, such as wood, rust, paper and concrete etc. you can combine these with linear-gradients or colors for creating a large number of interesting themes.
It provides a really nice way of exploring CSS Filters and CSS Custom Filters. Simply click on the ‘Add Filter’ button and begin exploring all the available filters which can be applied on the sample content. It has got many different types of filter and options.
HTML5 Please acts as your buddy/assistant and recommends you polyfills and implementation. It simply helps you in deciding whether to use each of the HTML5 features or not; and if yes, then how.
This tool is exactly what its name hints: a HTML5 Template Generator. The good thing about this generator tool is that it is really easy to use.
It allows saving snippets of code online so you can use them in future whenever you want. It boasts a very user-friendly interface which allows creating, editing and deleting code snippets within seconds.
This cool tool allows creating CSS sprites quickly and easily. All you are required to do is dragging and dropping your pictures and get them instantly as a PNG sprite with the CSS code too.
This handy tool would let you create pure CSS3 on/off flipswitches easily. It even offers optional animated transitions.
It will help you get started with your Twitter Bootstrap project. All you have to do is to change the options according to your requirements and then click the “Generate” button in order to get a compiled Bootstrap CSS file.
It boasts a huge collection of free web fonts from the Adobe library and a plethora of open source fonts. It makes finding good fonts extremely easy.
This is a great tool that lets you create forms. It offers various customization options to allow you to create a form of your choice and requirement.