Essential resources for designers and developers 2016

To help you stay on top of your game, we have rounded up some essential resources for designers and developers that are sure to make your job easier!

Website Downloader

websitedownloader

Website Downloader lets you download the source code and all the assets of any website you choose.

For more information and download: Website Downloader

Mimo

mimo

Mimo is a platform for gamified computer science learning. It makes it easy to learn CS lessons on the go, during your commute, waits, and other idle moments.

For more information and download: Mimo

Simpla

simpla

Simpla is a collection of HTML elements that make it easy to build dynamic content without a CMS. Just create editable content in your code and the update it inline.

For more information and download: Simpla

Materia

materia

Materia is a modern dev environment for building advanced mobile and web applications. It covers all the major aspects of building an app in just 9 simple steps.

For more information and download: Materia

Quill

quill

Quill is an API-driven rich text editor that was built for developers. It’s cross platform and works on all modern browsers on desktops, tablets, and phones.

For more information and download: Quill

Thimble

thimble

Thimble is an online code editor that makes it easy to learn to code HTLM, CSS, and JavaScript while you create your own web pages.

For more information and download: Thimble

Fork

fork-app

Fork is a fast and friendly git client for Mac that’s currently in public Beta. It includes tabbed browsing, makes it easy to open your repository website in your browser, and more.

For more information and download: Fork

Micro

micro

Micro is a terminal-based text editor that’s easy and intuitive, while also taking advantage of all the capabilities of modern terminals.

For more information and download: Micro

Zube

zube

Zube is a virtual task board that lets you effortlessly manage your GitHub issues. You can sort, prioritize, and assign issues, and it offers both free and paid plans (as well as an open source version).

For more information and download: Zube

Webflow

webflow

Webflow is the world’s first visual CMS for building custom, dynamic websites. You can easily structure your content, create custom designs, edit right on the page, and more.

For more information and download: Webflow

ExtractCSS

extractcss

ExtractCSS, a tool which can extract ids & classes from HTML documents and output a CSS stylesheet.

For more information and download: extractCSS

CSS Shrink

css-shrink

CSS Shrink, a small tool for ‘shrinking’ CSS files.

For more information and download: CSS Shrink

User Agent Switcher

user-agent-switcher

The User Agent Switcher add-on for Firefox allows you to switch the user agent of a browser. The add-on will add new options to the tool settings for switching to Internet Explorer for example.

For more information and download: User Agent Switcher

BuiltWith

builtwith

BuiltWith is a web site profiler tool. Upon looking up a page, BuiltWith returns a list all the technologies in use on that page that it can find.

For more information and download: BuiltWith

ColorZilla

colorzilla

ColorZilla is an advanced color picker and eyedropper. It allows you to get the color of any pixel in the browser window. The add-on is pretty simple and easy to use.

For more information and download: Colorzilla

Twitter Engineering

twitter-engineering

Twitter is one of the most well-known startups of the IT industry, made popular by their idea of posting 140-character long messages. They have a lot of open source Web technologies all the technology related updates are posted on the Twitter Engineering blog.

For more information and download: Twitter Engineering