50 essential freebies for web designers, March 2014

New projects are being released all the time that make us excited, curious, inspired and sometimes a little bit jealous. Today we continue our monthly series of the very best free resources for web designers with a collection that includes cool scripts, awesome fonts, great ideas, and must-see experiments.

If this collection is anything to go by, March is shaping up to be a fantastic month. Whether you’re a designer, developer, or enthusiast we’re sure you’ll find something here to feed into your next project.


The Amazing Pattern Library

Library with beautiful patterns.

The amazing pattern library


Bebas Neue

Very popular sans serif font family.

bebas newue


CSS loading animation

Colorful dots animation.

CSS loading animation


Vertical rotating text

Pure CSS experiment for rotating text.

Vertical rotating text


Horse icons

100 icons in SVG and JPG formats.

Horse icons



420 icons for iOS and Android environments.



Assorted textures

10 abstract textures in high resolution.

Assorted textures



All caps serif font for headlines and posters

Adam font


Rambla alt

Humanist font best suited for medium to long text.

Rambla Alt font


Vector ribbons

Set of flat ribbons in different styles.

Vector Ribbons



Minimal customizable typography stylesheet.




Nice way to determine if a user is idle or active on a page.




Font optimized for large sizes, suited to a great variety of projects.

margot font


Infinity Wall

Code for a tiled background that loops infinitely.

Infinity wall


3D geometric background

Shiny, geometric background in high resolution.

3D geometric background


Guarantee labels

Nice set of editable vintage labels.

Guarantee labels


Aurora font

Font inspired by sci-fi movies and games.

aurora font


Email template PSD set

Set of 3 clear, well designed templates for email campaigns

email template PSD


jQuery Tocible

Lightweight table of contents.

jquery tocible


Grid animations

2 Outstanding animation effects for grid elements.

Grid animations


Blenda Script

Experimental font inspired by Lobster.

Blenda Script


iPhone color picker

Code experiment for selecting colors for projects.

iPhone color picker



Geometric, futuristic font for headlines and posters.

Falling font



Nice web project that shows all the info you need on a single page.



Blue circles background

Background design in EPS format for any kind of project.

Blue circles background


iOS 7 icons

More than a hundred iOS 7 icons.

iOS7 icons


CSS parallax

Parallax scrolling effect made in pure CSS.

pure CSS parallax


Brochure template

Template for health and nutrition companies.

Brochure template


Dribbble shot previewer

Useful mockup that will allow you to see a Dribbble preview of your designs.

Dribble shot previewer



Sleek and chic font with plenty of style.

Chase font



Keep multiple browsers & devices in sync when building websites.




Fit things into other things.




jQuery plugin to implement revealing menus.



Long shadow icons

Set of 40 well crafted flat color icons with a long shadow effect.

Long Shadow icons



Flat and colorful newspaper template.

Radikal template


Ribbon Alphabet

CDR vectors set of letters and numbers.

Ribbon Alphabet


PSD logo pack

Package of 9 logo designs to use in your next project.

PSD logo pack



Animations revealed on scrolling.




Lightweight, fast and easy to use shopping cart.




Code experiment that creates 3D views of webpages.




Extracts the CSS classes and styles from HTML documents and outputs them as a stylesheet.



Magic Dust

Nice high resolution abstract background with blur and sparkles effect.

Magic Dust background



Modern library for interaction with diagrams.



Resume template

Minimal design resume based in 2 grids.

Resume template


3D hover effect

Effect that turns a simple image into a 3D structure when hovered over.

3D hover effect



Single page, flat corporate template.

Bak template


Flat UI kit

Clean and light colored interface with more than 80 elements.

Flat UI kit



Simple vector graphics web app.




Feature rich graph editor.



Fabric textures

More than a hundred seamless patterns for backgrounds.

Fabric textures

Have you used any of these freebies in a project? Have we missed one of your favorites? Let us know in the comments.

  • brutedawg

    woah, i’ve heard of only a handful, but most of these are awesome, thanks!

  • Loz

    Are horse icons really essential for web designers?
    No, they are not.

    • Sane

      You never know when you might need a nice horse icon.

    • FartNoMore

      Believe it or not, they are exactly what I need right now.

    • Educated

      It’s the Lunar New Year of the Horse.

  • Danielle

    Nice collection, thanks! I’ve pinned a bunch of stuff here: http://www.pinterest.com/diydanielle/

  • Zac

    Mother of God….Horse Icons in Vector Format…..YESSS!!!

  • RanIbarra

    Love the free fonts :-) These are awesome.. Thanks for the freebies!

  • Mike

    Thanks – lots of goodies here!

  • http://wplearner.org Edward Chung

    A great list of free resources. Bookmarked for future use. Thanks a lot!

  • http://www.webdesignkent.co/ web design kent

    Wow it’s very wonderful collection. Thank you so much. Bookmarked for future.

  • Hir dihora

    really nice and useful !! thanks

  • http://scrollrevealjs.org Julian Lloyd

    I love it!

    Glad you’re enjoying scrollReveal. I’ve just launched v2, check it out!