Designers Toolkit

The apps and tools* that improve my daily tasks, processes and freelance web design practice.

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Trello

Organise and manage your projects using lists and cards.

Project Management

Clockify

A free time tracker and timesheet app that lets you track work hours across projects.

Project Management

SignRequest

Get your contracts signed digitally. Easy, secure, legally binding and free.

Project Management

WeTransfer

A simple way to send and receive large files, without needing to sign up to an account.

Project Management

Hnry

Send invoices, get paid via bank transfer or credit card, and get your tax paid automatically.

Project Management

Wise

Send money at the real exchange rate with no hidden fees. Receive payments in nine currencies.

Project Management

Markup

Collect feedback directly on websites, PDFs and images.

Project Management, Web Design Process

Notion

An all-in-one collaborative workspace for note-taking and task management

Project Management

Backblaze

Backup your computer and external drives automatically in the cloud.

Project Management

Jotform

Powerful customisable forms, great for client questionnaires or brief forms. Embed on a website or send a direct link.

Logo Design Process, Web Design Process

Figma

A free online UI tool to create, collaborate and prototype web designs.

Web Design Process

Adobe Illustrator

Create logos, icons, website graphics, backgrounds and layouts.

Logo Design Process, Web Design Process

Pinterest

Create and share mood boards and gather inspiration.

Logo Design Process

Logo Process Kit

The 9-step DesignGuide° process to designing logos with more confidence, clarity and meaning.

Logo Design Process

Noun Project

A diverse and extensive collection of icons from 120+ designers worldwide.

Web Design Process

iconmonstr

A free, monstrously big and continuously growing source of simple icons.

Web Design Process

Zapier

Connect your apps and automate workflows. Moves information between web apps automatically.

Web Integrations

Webflow

Build websites without design or template restrictions, and without learning to code.

Web Design Process

Tiny JPG

Compress your JPGs and PNGs before uploading them to a website to reduce website load speed.

Web Design Process

Google Search Console

Measure a site's search traffic and performance, and fix issues.

Web Integrations

Hover

Find, register and manage domain names with a simply and easy-to-use interface.

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Web Design Process

Formstack Documents

An automated document generator that lets you populate data into documents that can be sent anywhere.

Web Integrations

Snipcart

Add a shopping cart to any website. Drop in a snippet and quickly get up and running with a full shopping cart.

Web Integrations

Gumroad

A powerful but simple e-commerce platform. Sell digital products, memberships and more.

Web Integrations

Mailchimp

Build an an audience and send email newsletters.

Web Integrations

Mailerlite

Set up email marketing and automations easily in a with the simple user interface.

Web Integrations

Memberstack

Add membership login and payment systems, and gate website pages and content for specific members.

Web Integrations

FreeConvert

Free video compressor, for when you need to reduce the size of your background videos.

Web Design Process

Finsweet Attributes

No-code attributes directory for Webflow.

Webflow Resources

The Digital Bake

Copy and paste components to your Webflow project.

Webflow Resources

Lottieflow

Downloadable Lottie files that work like magic on your Webflow site.

Webflow Resources

CodeCrumbs

A community repo with code crumbs to give Webflow websites extra functionality.

Webflow Resources

Webflow 101 Crash Course

Jump right in to Webflow — get an overview of the basics and get started on building your first website, without learning or writing code.

Webflow Resources

Webflow Experts Course

The skills you need to become a certified Webflow Expert and the first step toward building a successful Webflow business.

Webflow Resources
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