|FREE Color Palette/Scheme Generators,
Tools & Resources for Designers
Adobe Color CC ~ Colour CC lets you try out, create and save various colour schemes, each of which consists of a set of five colours. You can also explore themes.
CheckMyColours ~ A tool for checking foreground and background color combinations of all DOM elements and determining if they provide sufficient contrast when viewed by someone having color deficits.
Color Hunter ~ Color Hunter is a place to find and make color palettes created from images.
TinEye Labs ~ We extracted the colors from 20 million Creative Commons images on Flickr to make the images searchable by color. Enjoy! MulticolorEngine is addictive and very likely the best color search engine in the world*!
HailPixel ~ Hover your mouse anywhere across the screen to nail down your chosen colour, scroll to set your saturation, and the site will give you that all-important hex code for your projects.
SpyColor.com is a free service that provides information about any color, including conversions to many color models (RGB, CMYK, & many more). Schemes (harmonies) can be found on each color page.
Designspiration is a resource to help you discover and share great design.
ColorExplorer is an online toolbox for working with color palettes
COLOURlovers is a creative community where people from around the world create and share colors, palettes and patterns, discuss the latest trends and explore colorful articles.
Palleton.com ~ Color scheme designer
COPASO is an advanced color palette tool that helps you create the perfect color palette.
Colr.org allows you to see the range of colours available within an image, and pick those that appeal to you to form the basis for a theme.
GrayBit is an online accessibility testing tool designed to convert a full-color web page into a grayscale rendition to help visually test the page’s perceived contrast. Experience color wearing shades of gray.
Colrd.com ~ Discover colour palettes generated by its users, as well as patterns, gradients and images.
Colllor ~ Color Palette Generator – Create consistent color palettes.
Hex Color Tool ~ Dan’s Tools – Color Picking Tool
Color Equivilents Table ~ Keyword, Decimal RGB, Percentge RGB, HSL, Hex, and Short
Color Blender ~ Shows midpoint colors between two colors.
Pictaculous ~ A Color Palette Generator
Color Zilla ~ Color Picker, Eye Dropper, Gradient Generator
Color Chart ~ 256 colors – Wikimedia
Ultimate CSS Gradient Generator ~ A powerful Photoshop-like CSS gradient editor from ColorZilla.
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|FREE Web Design & Development Education
Client-Side (Front-End)/Server-Side (Back-End)/Full-Stack
Online Classes ~ Complete College Curriculums, Courses,
Training Resources, & Interactive Learning
MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. Massachusetts Institute of Technology OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity.
MITx on edX Massachusetts Institute of Technology — a coeducational, privately endowed research university founded in 1861 — is dedicated to advancing knowledge and educating students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century. Through MITx, the Institute furthers its commitment to improving education worldwide.
This course is free; however, an optional verified certificate is $90.00. Students who earn a satisfactory score on 9 problem sets (i.e., programming assignments that are about 10 – 20 hours each) and a final project will receive a certificate from HarvardX. This is a self-paced course–you may take CS50x on your own schedule.
Code.org ~ Computer Science & Coding ~ All Ages & Skill Levels
LCodeTHW ~ Learn Code the Hard (and free) Way ~ Ruby, Python, C, & More
Code Avengers ~ Learn to Build Websites, Apps, & Games
MOOC List ~ Massive Open Online Courses ~ FREE Online Courses for Everyone ~ ALL Subjects
MDN ~ Mozilla Developer Network ~ Tools,Platforms and Resources for Developers
Google Developers ~ Tools, Platforms, and Resources for Developers
Google’s Women Techmakers program provides visibility, community, and resources for women in technology.
edX ~ Online learning destination and MOOC provider ~ Over 90 Global Partners Including Harvard, MIT… ALL Subjects ~ Earn Verified Certificates
Learn Ruby with the EdgeCase Ruby Koans
Code School is an online learning destination for existing and aspiring developers. Not all courses are free.
Try Python ~ Explore the Basics of Python
CodingCombat – The most engaging game for learning programming.
CodingBat ~ Java & Python
Udemy ~ More than 40,000 courses ~ Not all are free.
CoderDojo ~ The global network of free computer programming clubs for young people.
Scratch is a free project of the MIT Media Lab ~ young people can program their own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share their creations…
Google’s HTML5 Rocks ~ Open Source ~ Tutorials, resources and the latest HTML5 updates
aGupieWare ~ A Bachelor’s Level Computer Science Program Curriculum
GitHub – More than 500 free programming books that cover more than 80 different programming languages
Platzi – Livestreamed classes on programming, design, business and marketing. Learn from industry leaders.
openHPI ~ ICT, computer science and IT systems engineering – Earn Record of Achievement on course completion.
FutureLearn ~ Free online courses from top universities and specialist organizations.
Hobart & William Smith Colleges Free Textbook ~ Introduction to Programming Using Java, Seventh Edition
Microsoft Virtual Academy Web Development Courses
Open Education Consortium ~ The Global Network for Open Education ~ educational institutions, individuals and organizations ~ ALL subjects.
Java™ Platform, Standard Edition 6 API Specification
Academic Earth Free Online Lectures and Courses for Computer Science
Utah State University Instructional Technology & Learning Sciences
LandofCode.com Web development tutorials, examples, exercises, quizzes, reference, and more
Linked OpenCourseWare Data Faceted Search