100+ FREE Resources Every Web Developer Must Try

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  • SurveyJS - Open-Source JSON Form Builder to Create Dynamic Forms Right in Your App
  • InfluxDB - Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale
  • WorkOS - The modern identity platform for B2B SaaS
  • markdown-here

    Google Chrome, Firefox, and Thunderbird extension that lets you write email in Markdown and render it before sending.

    Markdown Cheat Sheet: Markdown syntax guide for creating rich text formatting.

  • Vim

    The official Vim repository


  • SurveyJS

    Open-Source JSON Form Builder to Create Dynamic Forms Right in Your App. With SurveyJS form UI libraries, you can build and style forms in a fully-integrated drag & drop form builder, render them in your JS app, and store form submission data in any backend, inc. PHP, ASP.NET Core, and Node.js.

  • curriculum

    The open curriculum for learning web development


  • sublime_text

    Issue tracker for Sublime Text

    Sublime Text

  • vercel

    Develop. Preview. Ship.

    Vercel: Deploy websites and applications with automatic deployments.

  • go-unsplash

    Go Client for the Unsplash API

    Unsplash: Access over a million free high-resolution photos.

  • postgrest-rs

    Rust client for PostgREST

    Supabase: Build modern apps with a scalable backend.

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • scrollreveal

    Animate elements as they scroll into view.

    ScrollReveal.js: Easily reveal elements as they enter the viewport.

  • community

    Repository for public issue-tracking and discussions (by scrimba)


  • hugo-quick-start

    Hugo Quick Start on Render

    Render: Host web applications and static sites effortlessly.

  • pages-gem

    A simple Ruby Gem to bootstrap dependencies for setting up and maintaining a local Jekyll environment in sync with GitHub Pages

    GitHub Pages: Host your static websites directly from your GitHub repository.

  • learnxinyminutes-docs

    Code documentation written as code! How novel and totally my idea!

    Learn x in y minutes: Concise tutorials to learn various programming languages and tools quickly.

  • Google Fonts

    Font files available from Google Fonts, and a public issue tracker for all things Google Fonts

    Google Fonts

  • flexboxfroggy

    A game for learning CSS flexbox 🐸

    Flexbox Froggy: Learn CSS Flexbox by playing this game.

  • feather

    Simply beautiful open-source icons

    Feather Icons

  • gridgarden

    A game for learning CSS grid layout 🥕

    Grid Garden: Master CSS Grid layout by playing this game.

  • open-react-template

    A free React / Next.js landing page template designed to showcase open source projects, SaaS products, online services, and more. Made by


  • Visual Studio Code

    Visual Studio Code

    Visual Studio Code (VS Code)

  • brackets

    An open source code editor for the web, written in JavaScript, HTML and CSS. (by brackets-cont)


  • bootswatch

    Themes for Bootstrap


  • Appwrite

    Build like a team of hundreds_

    Appwrite: Open-source backend server for web and mobile developers.

  • anijs

    A Library to Raise your Web Design without Coding.

    AniJS: Declarative handling library for CSS animations.

  • WorkOS

    The modern identity platform for B2B SaaS. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

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