DesignResources

Codrops 2021

Last year’s highlights from the inspirational blog for front-end developers.

BusinessTools

MenubarX

A Mac browser with which you can pin webpages to the menu bar.

CodeResources

Pastel

A command-line tool to generate, analyze, convert and manipulate colors.

DesignTools

Pounx

A browser-based 3D design tool with real-time collaboration.

CodeTools

Unlock

A platform for developers to sell, license and distribute their software.

CodeTools

Tauri

A toolkit to build desktop applications with a web frontend.

CodeOpinions

“Empathy as an engineer is a superpower. Caring about those you work with will do more for your career than writing beautiful defect-free code.”

BusinessOpinions

“The most effective presentation skill is backchanneling, which is where you shop your idea to each stakeholder well ahead of time and get verbal buy-in. Presenting then becomes a cake walk because it’ll essentially be a formality.”

DesignOpinions

“I’m concerned when I see someone’s title looking like UX Designer, Service Designer and Content Designer. Each one is already a full time job, how can someone do the three?”

CodeOpinions

“Writing good release notes is one of the most important steps of a release: distilling everything down to save others time and giving proper credit and thanks.“

DesignTools

Shottr

Screenshot app for designers and UI developers.

DesignTools

Framer

Design websites right on the canvas, and it’s ready to be published.

CodeOpinions

“Why refactor your code and keep up with dependency deprecations when you can get a new job every 3 years to avoid your own technical debt?”

CodeOpinions

“When I was a kid I wanted to be a vet, and look at me now fixing bugs all day. Mission achieved.”

BusinessOpinions

“10 years ago my Twitter feed was full of people striving to make the web better. Now it feels like everyone is out to make a quick buck.”