As software engineers, being a part of the open source revolution is central to our ideology and indeed something we hold dear. Being entrepreneurial and creative doesn’t necessarily mean you have to start from scratch every time. As Isaac said “If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.”
So whether you are creating a prototype for a new website or a demo for a new app, harness the power of your open source brethren and take advantage of the freebie community. By doing so, you will get easy access to free mock-ups, icons, fonts, textures, photos and much more. Even if it is just for the prototyping phase of your next big project.
Here is our top 3:
With Fribbble, you get access to free PSD files from the biggest online design community Dribbble. These include Icon Sets, UI Kits, Mock-ups and Fonts.
If you are looking for free stock photos for your next web demo, look no further than Magdeleine. You get access to a new image everyday and some
GraphicBurger is our favourite at the moment, not only does it have the usual design freebies, you can also download text effects and some classy background imagery.