Free resources from the design community can add value to an ecommerce site. Here is a list of new web tools and design elements from spring 2021. There are symbol libraries, color gradient palettes, project modules, feedback and collaboration tools, fonts and more. All of these tools are free, but some offer premium versions as well.
Free design tools
Feedy allows customers to share product feedback and discuss new designs. Share updates with your subscribed customers with just one click.
Haikei is a web app for generating unique SVG shapes, backgrounds and patterns.
Uncut is a free font catalog that focuses primarily on contemporary writing. Contributors can submit fonts. The website currently offers 74 free fonts for download.
Same energy is a visual search engine. Use it to find inspirational art, photographs, design images, or anything visual.
Slidev is an online presentation tool for developers. When working with WYSIWYG editors, it is easy to get distracted by the styling options. Slidev fixes this by separating the content and graphics to focus on one thing while reusing topics from the community.
Immediate is a one-click checkout service from Stripe for WooCommerce sites. First time customers fill out a short form to join the network for one-click checkouts without passwords.
Night Eye WordPress Plugin is a customizable dark mode option for websites. Customize the color scheme of the dark mode. Choose from three predefined dark themes the one that best suits the design of your website.
Taloflow identifies the best cloud infrastructure and API products for your use case and saves you a lengthy analysis. Taloflow streamlines the selection process by creating a decision matrix to determine which vendors to work with, test or buy with.
macro helps teams create powerful checklists for each recurring process. Track progress, monitor key metrics, and use built-in reporting to get a clear picture of what your team is doing.
Conical.css offers a selection of simple and cool conical color gradients. Just click on a gradient and paste it into your CSS.
Charts.css is a modern CSS data visualization framework. It uses CSS helper classes to format HTML elements as charts.
Photo16x9 is a handy online tool for creating standard aspect ratio images. The tool is useful for converting short and wide text images to fit on Twitter.
HTML boiler plates is a platform for generating custom, reusable HTML to start your web projects. Select what to include, then copy and paste the appropriate code.
Penpot is an open source design and prototyping platform for cross-domain teams. Penpot does not depend on operating systems or installations, only on a modern browser.
Verbz is a new voice collaboration app for the iPhone. Instantly assign tasks, set reminders and tag colleagues. Keep notes and projects organized, post announcements, and more.
Google Fonts material icons is a new addition to Google’s open source catalog as iconography joins typography. Material Icons is the first addition with around 2,000 different icons that represent general actions in five styles: filed, outlined, rounded, two-tone and sharp.
Athens is a modern display font with large and elegant characters.
place is a font that deforms into shapes. It comes in two versions – normal and extended. Combine them to create unique styles.
flesh is a block display font with parallel lines that creates eye-catching text for titles and banners.
Forturn is a structured brush font with an attractive flow. It works well as a title font in uppercase or a combination of upper and lower case.
Curandera is a playful, bold, capitalized font that is great for fun, friendly projects.
Eiko is a distinctive, high-contrast serif font, inspired by the work of the artist Eiko Ishioka.