Resources and inspiration for web design

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Inspiration from the best

Awwwards - a daily updated gallery of the best web solutions in the world. The catalogue of websites can be searched by many criteria. - Profiles of web professionals and graphic designers where they upload their portfolios. You only need to filter the web category.

Pinterest - A public gallery of inspirational web solutions that appear when you search for keywords like "web design" "web inspiration".

Dribbble - Portfolios of professional web designers, which are divided according to the individual elements that make up the site. For example, menus, searchbar, charts, icons.

Free photo libraries

Unsplash - A photo bank that is free, updated daily, the photos are in high resolution and above all free. It is possible to search them by keywords.

Pexels - offers high quality and completely free photos licensed under Creative Commons Zero (CC0). Photos are tagged and easy to search.

Foodiesfeed - thousands of gorgeous, high-resolution and arealistic food and drink photos, perfect for photo-based websites and bloggers

Pixabay - vector images, logotypes, photos, charts and many other graphics that are free if filtered correctly

Freepik - a gallery of vector and bitmap graphics where you can filter objects that are free

Cool Backgrounds - colorful generated backgrounds for website headers

Pikwizard - photo/videobank with more than 100 000 pictures of which more than 20 000 are exclusive and you won't find them anywhere else.

Paid photo banks

For photos, you typically have a choice between a simple and an extended licence. Use the extended license if you will be using the photos off-site, for promotional purposes, or to give to your suppliers. Individual photo banks also offer subscription plans that allow you to save money when you buy more photos.

Shutterstock - One of the world's largest photo banks. You can search by category or keyword.

Adobe Stock - Here you will also find perfect photos.

Istockphoto - Also great photos. Models come from all corners and nationalities of the world. - Czech professional photobank. The advantage is the search in Czech.


Iconfinder - Databank of individual icons and entire icon-sets. You only need to filter free icons if you don't want to pay for them

Istockphoto - Icons and icon sets can also be found in professional photo databases, e.g. here. - 1000 free icons created for web and apps


worldvectorlogo - World Brand Logos Database in SVG

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