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The Most Popular 30+ Web Tools And Services In 2019

2019 is all about the end to end solution. How do you smoothly go from mockups to prototypes? Generate specs to handoff? Manage a design system and organize your workflow while collaborating with stakeholders?

Here are the tools and services that make it easier to build your ideas, covering lots of fields: website plugins, prototypes, website builders, WordPress and Joomla themes, invoicing and even more.

NorthStack – Managed Application Hosting

 

Whenever you launch your startup (business, blog or other ideas), the last thing you need to worry about is the server infrastructure. I personally felt it on my own when one of my articles was shared by one of the top newspapers in the world and my website couldn’t handle it. NorthStack will help you have a rock-solid platform for launching serverless apps.

Behind NorthStack is the well-reputed team of Pagely, which has over 9 years’ experience in managed hosting solutions. This solution was built for developers who want to save time, money and crave success.

Features like automatic scaling, pay-as-you-go billing, and deployment automation ensure that you can focus on what matters most.

Only pay for what you use. There are no minimums and no limits. Try it.

Proto – Prototypes That Feel Real

 

Proto.io is a popular and professional prototyping platform, launched in 2011 and used by over 500,000 individuals, including some of the world’s biggest companies. It is best suited for web designers, developers, entrepreneurs, and product managers, but can be used by anybody else with equal ease.

Use the built-in drag-and-drop builder, navigate through its simple interface and take advantage of tons of features and options to turn your static designs into interactive prototypes. You don’t need to have any coding skills to prototype with Proto.io! To get an idea of what you could create, check their demo page, where over 10 project samples will inspire you to start your own prototype.

The Proto.io App is also available on iOS and Android, allowing you to preview your prototypes in no time. What makes Proto.io truly valuable is that it allows you to preview your prototypes either on your web browser, or on the intended device, thus making the experience as realistic as possible.

With Proto.io’s user testing capabilities, you can get user feedback early on and refine your design and user flow before development starts.

Start a free 15-day trial, no credit card is required.

POWr.io – Website Plugin Library

Launched in 2014, POWr is the most complete, powerful and easy-to-use the library of tools, containing 50 free plugins that will make your website stand out of the crowd. Looking to get more conversions, more followers, traffic, to obtain valuable information and much more? Then POWr is the right tool for you.

It doesn’t matter if you don’t have any special coding knowledge or design experience, or what platform you’re using. POWr is super simple to use and works seamlessly with all major platforms, including WIX, WordPress, Squarespace, Weebly, Shopify, and many others.

The 50 plugins are well-structured into categories so it’s super simple to find what you’re looking for: from forms, galleries, live chat, payment buttons, and more. Each plugin can be edited to be a perfect fit for your needs and installed on any platform with a couple of simple clicks.

POWr is the most popular way to power up your website, without needing to hire an expensive team of professionals.

Sign-up for free.

48HoursLogo

48HoursLogo was launched in 2010 and since then it helped over 40,000 small companies to have gorgeous logos without spending a fortune. This is a logo design platform where you can easily start a contest with only $29 and pay the balance to $99 (minimum contest prize) if you find something that you like. You will receive over 20 logo concepts and you will choose the best suited for your needs.

Try it, the quality of the logos is very high and it is not reflected by the small price.

Argento – Most Powerful Magento Theme

Argento is a powerful and popular Magento template that it is literally packed with tons of features and options, 6 unique designs, 20 extensions and much more. Everything you need is included in Argento and you don’t need to spend an additional dollar to have a great shop that converts.

Codester

Codester is a huge marketplace where designers and developers can find thousands or premium scripts, themes, codes, app templates, graphics and much more. Codester is being updated daily, so you should always check what’s new and on the Flash sale section, you will find hugely discounted items.

actiTIME

actiTIME is an all-in-one timesheet software that is used by all types of companies, including Fortune 500 huge corporations. It can be used by regular users, by team managers, by accounting managers and business owners for various tasks (tracking how much time it is spent for a specific task, for delivering projects on time and budget, and much more).

Try all features of actiTIME Online timesheet for free for 30 days.

Dr. Link Check

Dr. Link Check will help you scan your entire website for broken and malicious links with 1 click. In a couple of minutes, you will receive a comprehensive report that will tell you what you need to repair.

Get rid of bad links, these are not good for your business.

IM Creator

IM Creator is by far the most popular and completely free website builder on the market, with over 17 million websites created by now. It is packed with an excellent builder, tons of pixel-perfect themes, and a lightning fast interface which makes the whole process enjoyable.

Build a new website with IM Creator, the results are outstanding are easily compete with the work of real designers.

Keep in mind that you don’t need any coding skills or previous experience.

Goodie Website

Goodie is a professional and affordable web development service that you can use for your next project. It is best suited for small and local business owners wanting to amplify their online presence, for modern websites, email templates, and for designers looking for a reliable web development partner.

Discuss with Goodie your next project.

Rank Math SEO

 

The new era of WordPress SEO is here, please meet Rank Math SEO. This plugin is packed with tons of features and options, but the best thing is that it configures by itself, saving you a lot of time. You install it, configure it in a few minutes and right after the plugin helps you write SEO-friendly content and rank better in search engines.

Schema

 

Schema is the fastest loading and ultra-SEO friendly WordPress theme on the market, helping your website convert better and rank higher in search engines. It is packed with tons of features and options, including unique features that will make your website stand out from the crowd.

Check it.

Landing – Free OnePage Bootstrap 4 Template

Landing is a gorgeous Bootstrap 4 based landing page theme that works excellent for any kind of product or service. This one-page template is packed with lots of features and options, including a pixel-perfect design that will help you convert better.

It is free to use if you choose to leave footer credits in place. Build a new landing page with Landing.

AdminLTE

 

AdminLTE is a powerful open source admin dashboard & control panel theme, packed with lots of premium, gorgeous templates and tons of features and options that will help you stand out of the crowd in no time.

Check the Live Preview.

ServicesLanding – Bootstrap Landing Page Template

 

Looking for a landing page that will help you increase conversions for your product or service? ServicesLanding is a pixel-perfect landing page template that will help you do that in no time. It is loaded with everything you need. It is fully responsive, it has a clean code, a gorgeous design, and several options so you can fully customize it.

Free to use with limited features.

MailMunch – Create Beautiful Landing Pages

MailMunch is an intuitive landing page and opt-in form builder, with updated features that will help you create high-converting landing pages and squeeze pages, helping you increase conversions by up to 400%. MailMunch can be used to create an unlimited number of landing pages and create custom pages for any kind of campaign.

Freelance Invoice

 

Bonsai is a powerful invoicing platform dedicated to freelancers. There are over 100,000 freelancers using Bonsai for creating invoices, contracts, proposals and much more. Being a dedicated solution means that everything works much better than conventional tools.

Start using Bonsai for free.

Logomaster.ai – Free Online Logo Maker

Logomaster is a powerful free online logo maker that will help you create a gorgeous, unique design in minutes, in a straight-forward and enjoyable process. You write the business name, you add a slogan and symbol if needed, and right after the platform will show you hundreds of logo designs to choose from.

Email Editor

 

Unlayer is the best email editor and page builder for SaaS and CRMs on the market. It quickly embeds in the web apps and permits your customers to create gorgeous, fully responsive emails or landing pages directly from your app.

Cart2Cart

With over 80 supported platforms, Cart2Cart is the best-automated shopping cart migration that works without any coding skills or previous experience. You simply select the platform from which you migrate and the one you want your content to be sent, and you are good to go. It takes a few minutes and it’s super simple to do it.

Choose better platform and conquer e-Commerce.

Start a free demo now and see Cart2Cart in action.

Shella – Ultimate Fast Responsive Shopify theme

 

Shella is the ultimate Shopify theme, being loaded with tons of features and options, a mega menu, over 68 predesigned pages, and powerful panel to configure it in a few minutes.

Shella works excellent with Oberlo and it’s ready for drop shipping, working with the most important services on the market: shopzie, Gooten, Printify and others.

WorkExaminer.com

 

Work Examiner is a powerful and popular internet monitoring software that can be used for website tracking, screenshots capture, web filtering, PC tracking and much more. Using this solution, you can easily improve the productivity and efficiency levels in your teams, and increase security in your company.

ContentSnare

Content Snare helps businesses gather content, info and documents from their clients. It ensures content is in the right format, in one place and does all the following up automatically.

Every plan includes the drag-and-drop builder, content approval, client instructions, file and image uploads and much more. Content Snare is packed with tons of features and options.

Start a free trial to see it in action.

LogoAI

 

LogoAI is an artificial intelligence logo maker that will create gorgeous and unique designs for you in no time. Write your business name, add a slogan and symbol, and right after the platform will generate hundreds of pixel-perfect logos for you to choose from.

The results are outstanding, try it.

Logaster – Free logo

Logaster is a powerful free logo maker that will help you have a gorgeous, pixel-perfect logo in a few minutes. This platform can also be used to create your brand identity and the results are spectacular.

Give it a try and see what cool logos can be created with Logaster.

InvoiceBerry

 

InvoiceBerry is a popular invoicing platform that you can use for sending fully customized invoices in less than 60 seconds, to track expenses and payments, to create detailed reports and manage clients. The interface is very fast and helpful.

Sign up for the free trial.

CMS2CMS

CMS2CMS is a brilliant, automated service to migrate all your content data from an existing website to a new one. It helps you avoid monotonous ‘copy-paste’ method of content migration. There are no more hours of manual work to disturb you.

Start a free demo to see how it works.

MMThomasBlog.com

MMThomasBlog.com sees its mission in providing reviews and comparisons of popular website builders to simplify users’ choice of the best web design tool. This is the resource, where you will come across numerous articles, which unveil useful recommendations on how to pick website builders and on the nuances you should pay attention to when making the final choice.
uKIT

Want to create an online presence for your business but don’t know where to start? The uKit website builder is perfect for this purpose. Spare a couple of minutes to go through their beautiful design templates, add content, connect social media, attach a custom domain, tweak SEO, and go online on the same day. It’s easy!

uCalc

 

uCalc.pro is a free online builder that helps everyone to create a custom calculator in a blink of an eye without any coding skills under the belts. It all starts with choosing a template (there’s a good collection at your disposal), adding desired input fields and it’s all set to roll! Super easy. Visitors will be able to calculate loan payments, food calories or whatever you’ll need on your website.

uLanding

Create modern-looking, high-converting landing pages for your customers in minutes. Start by choosing a design, adjust your site’s look and feel, add texts and images and you’re all set to go live. No coding skills required. Attracting prospects online has never been easier!

Wokiee – Multipurpose Shopify Theme

 

Wokiee is a brilliant multipurpose WooCommerce WordPress theme that is offering much more than the competition. It is packed with over 25 stunning layouts for homepage, various layout options for shop pages and for product pages, multiple headers options, different custom pages and much more.

Wokiee is by far the best WooCommerce WordPress theme for starting a shop in 2019.

WordPress maintenance plans

 

SteadyWP is a popular and professional WordPress maintenance and support plan that will take care of your website. Let professional do daily backups, check your uptime, make updates, manually and automated tests to check backend-end functionality and much more.

Online Quiz Maker

 

Opinion Stage is a powerful online quiz maker that can be used by anybody, without having any coding skills or previous experience, to create high-converting polls, quizzes, surveys and much more. The included drag-and-drop builder, the gorgeous themes and lightning-fast interface make the process easy and enjoyable.

What Font Is

Looking to quickly identify a font from a picture? WhatFontIs represents the best font identifier on the market, being loaded with over 510k free and paid fonts, a powerful AI tool and a super-fast and friendly interface that will make the whole process fast and enjoyable.

HelpJet

HelpJet is a very powerful knowledge base software that will help you automate your customer support, yet simple to use. No coding knowledge is required to create a successful knowledge base.

Sign up and try HelpJet free for 14 days, no credit card required.

Fotor – Online Photo Editor and Design Maker

With over 300 million users and billions of edited pictures, Fotor is a magic photo editor and designer-maker. It can be used for photo editing, for photo collage, graphic design, HDR and even beauty retouching.

Start editing your pictures with Fotor, it works awesome.

Pixpa

Create your website easily with Pixpa’s drag-and-drop website builder, gorgeous templates and friendly interface. Achieve more with built-in e-commerce, proofing and blogging tools, Pixpa is an all-in-one solution, loaded with tons of features and options.

Gutentype – A Trendy Gutenberg WordPress Theme

 

Gutentype is a Gutenberg-ready ad GDPR compliant WordPress theme that’s ready to be used for a wide choice of personal and business projects. The theme is fully responsive, SEO-friendly, and Retina-ready. It’s optimized to work flawlessly with a range of popular WordPress extensions. Moreover, the theme comes loaded with such popular plugins as Instagram Feed, MailChimp for WP, WooCommerce, and Contact Form 7. Moreover, it’s delivered with collections of premade demos and pre-designed layouts that you may use on your site.

 

 

Alexandru

Alexandru is the co-owner of TopDesignMag. “If it looks easy, it's hard. If it looks hard, it's impossible. If it looks impossible, it's due tomorrow. At 8 A.M.”