In this roundup I have compiled a list of Websites that make life easier, enjoy! Comment on your favorites that did make the list or share with us your favorite tools.
One of our favorite sites here at PSDbase, Icon finder is a simple yet powerful search engine targeted at helping designers find useful icons to use their designs.
Another great tool, lipsum provide Dummy text to designer’s and Coder’s to fill areas on websites/designs to make the template look more live and complete.
A fairly new application but its publicity throughout web communities has helped this website grow at a tremendous rate. Codedpreview allows a user to display a html based preview of what there website might look like coded.
Blueprint is a CSS framework, which aims to cut down on your development time. It gives you a solid foundation to build your project on top of, with an easy-to-use grid, sensible typography, useful plugins, and even a stylesheet for printing.
Stripemania is a simple and free web 2.0 tool to create seamless diagonal stripes for your designs. You are able to choose the size of the stripes and the spacing between those. You can even add color gradient effect for all of your stripes.
Browsershots checks the compatibility of your code.
Kuler is an interesting site that creates color schemes.
Arenysitesup, the name says it all. A simple application that allows you to check your sites status.
Firefox’s addon site that has a large database of addons which help you with anything from tinkering with coding issues, to picking great custom color schemes.