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100+ FREE Resources Every Web Developer Must Try

In this post, I’ll share 100+ free web development resources including APIs, hosting platforms, cheat sheets, icons, templates, fonts, color resources, learning platforms, CSS games, code editors, and JavaScript animation libraries.

Let’s jump right into it!🚀

FREE Resources to Learn Web Development 🔥


YouTube Channels

FREE Hosting Platforms for Your Websites 🔥

  • Netlify: Deploy your web projects with ease.
  • Render: Host web applications and static sites effortlessly.
  • GitHub Pages: Host your static websites directly from your GitHub repository.
  • Firebase Hosting: Scale your web apps effortlessly with Firebase.
  • Vercel: Deploy websites and applications with automatic deployments.
  • Host your static sites with zero configuration.
  • Appwrite: Open-source backend server for web and mobile developers.
  • Supabase: Build modern apps with a scalable backend.
  • InfinityFree: Free and unlimited web hosting with PHP, MySQL, and more.
  • Surge: Static web publishing for front-end developers.

FREE APIs for Your Projects 🔥

  • OpenWeatherMap API: Access current weather data for any location.
  • News API: Retrieve live news articles from various sources.
  • REST Countries API: Get information about countries worldwide.
  • Chuck Norris Jokes API: Lighten up your projects with Chuck Norris jokes.
  • Open Food Facts API: Access food product information and ingredients.
  • GitHub API: Integrate GitHub functionalities into your applications.
  • Reddit API: Fetch Reddit data, including posts and comments.
  • OneDrive API: Manage files and folders on Microsoft OneDrive.
  • Dogs API: Bring adorable dog images and information to your projects.
  • GIPHY API: Integrate GIFs and stickers into your applications.
  • OMDb API: Access a database of movies and TV shows.
  • VirusTotal API: Analyze suspicious files and URLs for malware.
  • PokeAPI: Retrieve Pokémon data for your gaming-related projects.
  • NASA API: Access a wealth of NASA data, including imagery and information.

FREE Sites for Vectors, Images, and Illustrations 🔥

  • Freepik: Discover free vectors, photos, PSDs, and icons.
  • Vecteezy: Find high-quality vector art, graphics, and illustrations.
  • Unsplash: Access over a million free high-resolution photos.
  • Pixabay: Explore a vast library of free images and videos.
  • Flaticon: Download free icons, SVG, PSD, PNG, EPS format, or as ICON FONT.
  • Openclipart: Share and use free clipart and images.
  • SVGRepo: Download SVGs for free.
  • Vectorportal: Free vectors, clip art, and icons.
  • SVGBackgrounds: Customizable SVG patterns and backgrounds.
  • FreeDesignFile: High-quality graphic design resources.
  • Pexels: Find free stock photos and videos shared by talented creators.
  • Vectorian: Download royalty-free vector art, stock photos, and stock footage.

FREE Icons for Your Projects 🔥

FREE Fonts for Your Projects 🔥

FREE Color Resources for Your Projects 🔥

FREE Cheat Sheet Sites🔥

FREE Sites for HTML/CSS Templates 🔥

Learn CSS by Playing Games 🔥

FREE Code Editors 🔥

JavaScript Animation Libraries 🔥

  • Anime.js: Lightweight JavaScript animation library.
  • ScrollReveal.js: Easily reveal elements as they enter the viewport.
  • Popmotion: A functional, flexible JavaScript motion library.
  • AniJS: Declarative handling library for CSS animations.
  • Wow.js: Reveal CSS animation as you scroll down a page.
  • Typed.js: A JavaScript library that types.
  • Velocity.js: Accelerated JavaScript animation.
  • GSAP: Professional-grade animation for the modern web.

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Top comments (10)

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ServBay • Edited

Thanks for sharing!
I'd like to recommend a tool built by our team -- ServBay. It's a free, portable yet powerful local development environment.

devshefali profile image

Thanks for your feedback. I will check out this tool.

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val von vorn

Thanks for your listicle. I must try all of them for sure!

devshefali profile image

Thank you so much for checking out.

devluc profile image

Extremely useful collection Shefali. The resources are amazing. Thanks for sharing them and for including my HTMLrev project

devshefali profile image

Thank you so much for your feedback, Lucian!

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devshefali profile image

Thank you so much for the feedback, Andrew!

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Levi Johnson

Thanks for posting this listicle! Full of necessary things.
I'd like to recommend lottie animation library and Heroku for hosting web applications.

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Thanks a lot for your feedback!