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Web developers who love to build websites often run into the same problem: lacking a pixel-perfect design mockup. Without a competent designer you’re often left to rebuild existing ideas or code simple interfaces without too much detail. But you can also download free PSD or AI graphics to use as a replacement for your own designs.

Check out this set of 20 brilliant free graphics for website layouts. Each item links to a freebie which you can download and customize your liking. Aside from web developers a designer might also enjoy taking apart these freebies to learn about new techniques.

Flat UI Kit

turqoise flat ui kit freebie

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We’re excited to bring you another giveaway from TemplateMonster, a US based template selling company.

TemplateMonster has been in business for over ten years, and now the company has a collection of more than 30,000 templates including HTML/CSS templates, WordPress themes, Joomla templates, Magento themes, Prestashop themes, Bootstrap templates and so on.


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Microsoft has popularized the metro interface design with their mobile smartphone OS and the new release of Windows 8. Web designers have also picked up this trend in various layout elements such as headers, buttons, backgrounds, and hyperlinks.

This gallery includes a number of free metro flat PSD user interface kits. You can download and play with anything that catches your attention to create mockups of mobile apps or websites. Some kits are more focused on flat elements while others follow the metro design trend. But all of these kits should provide value to designers looking for new ideas in their work.

Flat UI Kit

basic flat user interface kit psd

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Elegant Themes, a well-known WordPress themes company with high-quality resources, has just released an extraordinary WordPress theme.

It is called Divi and it is probably the most flexible WordPress theme ever; in means of design and functionality.

Elegant Themes - Divi

The theme has a unique drag ‘n’ drop builder that allows you to add sections, rows, columns or widgets and design the layout.

Into any row or column, you can insert the built-in modules like text, image, slider, pricing table, contact form, tabs, portfolio and even shop.

Each module comes with its own options and, optionally, their appearance can be customized by injecting custom CSS.

Simply you can create countless number of layouts with Divi and, whatever you create, it is responsive, which is awesome.

Divi

There are multiple pre-built layouts to get started quickly. These include homepages for business, commerce, portfolio and blog.

Also, Divi comes with a contact page, a project case study, a blog, portfolio, and shop as well.

You can watch this video below to learn more about it and also read more about it in Elegant Themes’ Blog.
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TemplateMonster LogoTemplateMonster, the popular website templates company, is running an exciting discount for WordPress fans.

They are offering a 50% discount on all their WordPress themes (1500+) until 26 November which is a good deal for anyone planning to get a WP-powered site.

It is pretty easy to browse through this large repository with the ability to filtering them via category or color.

Template Monster WordPress Theme

Lately, the company is developing all new themes using the open source Cherry Framework (created by them) which is built on top of Bootstrap.

So, these themes are all responsive and comes with an improved, easier-to-use WordPress admin panel.

P.S. Here is the official announcement for the discount.

TemplateMonster is one of the biggest and oldest brands when it comes to website templates.

They have a huge repository of templates for anything, standard HTML, mobile, e-commerce, Facebook and more.

Also, they have WordPress themes (here) + Joomla templates (here) and they are giving away “any selected template” to 5 WRD readers.

Both of them have 1000+ of options to choose from and they can easily be filtered through categories (business, sport, design, etc.) or colors.

TemplateMonster Joomla Templates

How to join the giveaway?

In order to join, you can simply answer “which TemplateMonster template would you like to win?” in the comments.

The winners will be selected randomly with the query below and announced as an update to this post 1 week later (29 Oct 2013).

SELECT * FROM wp_comments WHERE comment_post_id=4707 AND comment_approved=1 AND comment_type='' GROUP BY comment_author_email ORDER BY RAND() LIMIT 5

Good luck to all.

The winners

Here they are:

  • Wesam Alalem (comment #1279753)
  • Etrimon (comment #1279721)
  • Makarand Patil (comment #1279778)
  • Drake (comment #1279765)
  • mohd (comment #1279709)

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone for joining.

When it comes to create a website with WordPress, using a theme and customizing it is the most preferred choice to quickly get online.

ThemeFuse, a well-known premium WordPress themes provider, has lots of beautiful themes for every type of site.

Auto WordPress Theme

The company has 35+ premium themes where they can be bought one-by-one or with a membership to get them all for a better price. And, new ones are added regularly.

Whether it is a blog, sports portal, design agency, hotel or a corporate site, there is a theme specifically for that sector (and many others).

Mobile WordPress Theme

ThemeFuse offers support, updates and a detailed documentation for all their themes to make sure that things work properly.

Also, they have an optional “WordPress hosting” service to make sure that your site is hosted by WordPress professionals.

Designer WordPress Theme

How to join the giveaway?

ThemeFuse is giving away a Standard License for 3 WRD readers each.

Joining the giveaway is pretty easy. Just comment to this post and like the Facebook page of ThemeFuse.

Winners will be selected randomly a week later (on 21 August 2013).

Good luck to all.

The winners

Here they are:

  • Erik Nielsen (comment #1270578)
  • Wilfred (comment #1270428)
  • Durgesh Gupta (comment #1270509)

Congratulations and thanks very much everyone for joining.

For web projects where a continuous development will take place, it is important to be consistent regarding the usage of styles and code for any addition to be made in the future.

Style Guide Boilerplate is a free template to help anyone create and present their own “common design components” to easily find and use them later.

Style Guide Boilerplate

Such guides are also very useful for projects where multiple designers/developers are involved to share the common patterns.

It comes with “about, fonts, colors, base styles + pattern styles” sections and can be extended easily.

Single page websites became so much popular with the simplicity they offer for browsing content. And, the same popularity is valid for the parallax effect.

MightyDeals is running a deal that brings these 2 web trends and offering 20 one-page and parallaxed templates (by Flashmint) for a much discounted price.

MightyDeals Parallax Templates

The items in the bundle are all responsive and can be customized completely (they include the PSD sources).

Normally, the set is priced $681 but offered for $19 for a limited time.

It is definitely a good deal for anyone looking to build a good-looking and simple-yet-functional website quickly

HTML5 Up! is a website that creates and shares very good-looking and free HTML5-CSS3 templates.

All the templates have responsive layouts (down to mobile) (uses Skel.js) and they are compatible with all major browsers.

There are already 10+ templates where new ones are added within time and they can be used freely under the CCA license for both personal or commercial projects.

Free HTML5 Templates by HTML5 Up1

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