Weekly Design News – Resources, Tutorials and Freebies – 4

Weekly Design News – Resources, Tutorials and Freebies – 4

This is our weekly selection of our favorite web design Resources and Freebies. Thanks to everybody for their recommendations and please feel free to comment and let us know what you think.

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You may be interested in the following related Design Resources and Tools as well.

CSS Modal: Modals built out of pure CSS

CSS Modal is built out of pure CSS. JavaScript is only for sugar. This makes them perfectly accessible. The modals are designed using responsive web design methods. They work on all screen sizes from a small mobile phone up to high resolution screens.

Transparent Ui Kit (Psd)

Full psd free transparent layered ui kit; Photoshop made downloadable graphic based on vector shapes.

Looking to create a unique website with a special design ? Looking to impress your visitors ? Stuck designing your application and need some place to start from ? This psd transparent ui elements are just what you might be looking for.

Slides: Create and share beautiful presentations

With Slides you can create and share beautiful presentations for free. It is built by Hakim El Hattab and Owen Bossola.

Hoverboard: Beautiful portfolios for designers & coders

If you’d like to try a new and fresh way of showcasing your work and your thoughts than you’ll like Hoverboard.

Flat iPhone 4/5 Mockups (PSD)

A set of flat style iPhone mockups, is a sweet contribution from designer Josh Laincz. The pack includes both the iPhone 4 and 5 in a fully layered and scalable format. Nice.

Sketch Icons (Freebie)

Brett Jones shows what great work can be done with Sketch 2 and offers this lovely icon set for free on Dribbble.

Free Font: Idealist Sans

Elena Kowalski designed this clean and modern display font and you can download the light and the regular styles for free.

Mini AJAX File Upload Form

Martin Angelov from Tutorialzine shows how to create a nice AJAX file upload form in this great tutorial.

Ghost: Just a Blogging Platform

Ghost looks like a very promising Open Source blogging platform. It could be the next great writing engine, and you can back the project on Kickstarter.

WordPress Shortcodes Plugin for Designers

Easy to install, this lightweight, cross-browser plugin is jam packed with over 5,000 shortcodes that are simple to integrate into your site. The shortcodes are even mixed in seamlessly with your WordPress WYSIWYG, so you can spice up your content with just the click of a button. This new version is 100% responsive and it also includes several new features such as: filterable portfolios as well as 3D Animated jQuery buttons and accordions.

Business Card Bundle

If you're a designer, you can whip up some funky card design. But the rest of the world is at the mercy of hiring designers to do the work for them. Or you can take advantage of this incredible Mighty Deal from Vandelay Premier, featuring a bundle of 33 high-quality business card templates!

Do let us know which Useful Design Resources and Tools you use for your projects in the comment section will try to include those Design Resources and Tools in our next article.

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