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Looking to brush up your web design skills, or searching for that extra tool to make your designing easier?

Here I have compiled a list of some of the most useful tools for website designers. The design tools below assist with a wide range of functions from coding help to choosing the right font. I will warn you that some of the tools come with a price tag, however, most offer free trails so you can get a feel before you fully commit.

Put these tools to good use, and thank me later with a link to your beautifully designed website.

CSS3 Click chart

The world of web has evolved and today we primarily make use of HTML5 and CSS3 while designing websites. There’s a lot of things made possible by the CSS3 properties and this handy design tool can be used as a reference guide for CSS3 properties.

CodeKit

Codekit is a great app for designers. CodeKit compiles a ton of different languages: Less, Sass, Stylus, Jade, Haml, Slim, CoffeeScript, Javascript, TypeScript, Markdown and Compass. The tool is packed with features that will make your life – and programming- much easier.

Basecamp

A gift from web designers for web designers, this neat platform lets you manage your project efficiently. A great tool for collaborating with a team of designers.

Infogram

This tool is for web designers who wish to showcase info graphics in their designs. With several interactive charts to choose from, infogram could save you a lot of time.

Pixlr

While Photoshop is still the favorite tool among web designers, Pixlr offers an online version with many of the same function. The best part is that its able to manage PSD files.

Material-UI

Google has always been one step ahead when it comes to minimal designs. This tools offers you a set of elements to helps you implement Google’s material design. Check out the demo on their website to get a better idea of the cool things you can do with it.

Typegenius

Selecting a suitable font for projects is always a hard task. If you ask any designer, most would point to font selection as major hiccup for them when developing projects. Type genius makes your job easier and helps you create the perfect combination of fonts.

Have a favorite design tool that I missed? Let me know below in the comments.