20 Coding Freebies Every Web Developer Should Download

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If you’re a web developer then these 20 free coding freebies will come in handy! We selected 20 great coding freebies for you, like hover effects, menus, creative loading effects and more!

This free code stuff will save you a lot of time when creating websites! They’re really easy to use and have very nice interfaces. Enjoy!

 Fullscreen overlay menu with CSS

The special thing about these overlays is that they don’t have a fixed size like modals but they occupy all the screen, so when creating effects one has to take that into account and not overdo it.

Fullscreen overlay menu with CSS Pin

 Shape hover effects with SVG

This is a really cool hover effect that uses a triangular shape. The shape is made up of a triangle using borders and this tutorial will show you how to achieve the same effect using SVG and Snap.svg.

Shape hover effects with SVG Pin

 Techniques for creating textured text

In this article you’re going to explore several techniques that can be used to create textured text or apply a background to text.

Techniques for creating textured text Pin

 CSS creative loading effects

Here you’ll find some ideas for creative loading effects. The idea is to indicate that something is happening in a stylish way without creating too much distraction for the user.

CSS creative loading effects Pin

 Shape masking + Zoom CSS effect

Learn how to mask images with shapes plus some nifty zoom animation effects with just HTML & CSS in this cool article!

Shape masking + Zoom CSS effect Pin

 CSS Caption Hover Effects

Learn how to create some simple, yet stylish hover effects for image captions. The idea is to have a grid of figures and apply a hover effect to the items. For some of the effects you will use 3D transforms.

CSS Caption Hover Effects Pin

 Twitter Account Widget CSS + PSD

This is a useful little Twitter widget / profile box for your next design. This includes a space for your profile image, username, follower/tweet details. Simple to code up and drop into your next site design!

  Twitter Account Widget CSS + PSD Pin

 Expanding overlay CSS effect

Learn how to leverage the CSS clip property to make a smooth transition when clicking on a box element. The idea is to show some kind of overlay as if it’s actually underneath the respective element.

Expanding overlay CSS effect Pin

 Social media tabs PSD + CSS

Here’s a unique, colourful and funky set of social media “tabs” to adorn the sidebar of your next design. Both PSD and coded in CSS are provided!

Social media tabs PSD + CSS Pin

 CSS3 Pricing Tables

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to code and style some CSS3 pricing tables from the Impressionist UI, made by Vladimir Kudinov.

CSS3 Pricing Tables Pin

 Metro Twitter feed widget CSS + PSD

Here’s a lovely Metro-style twitter feed. Containing various states for different tweets, links, and timing. A really wonderful little widget!

Metro Twitter feed widget CSS + PSD Pin

 CSSmatic – a tool for designers

CSSmatic is a non-profit project, made by developers for developers. CSSmatic is a new, simple and intuitive way of editing and tunning CSS properties.

CSSmatic – a tool for designersPin

 CSS page transitions

Here’s a collection of creative page transitions. You’ll get a couple of animations that could be applied to “pages” for creating interesting navigation effects when revealing a new page.

CSS page transitions Pin

 Pseudo-elements animations and transitions

This is an  experiment with animations and transitions on pseudo-elements (:before and :after). This tutorial is mainly about animating pseudo-elements.

Pseudo-elements animations and transitions Pin

 3D shading with box-shadows

When working with 3D transformed elements, you might notice that they don’t have any shading and appear to be very flat. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to create realistic shadows for 3D elements.

3D shading with box-shadows Pin

 Techniques for creating separators

Here are some separator styles you can use and learn some new techniques for creating them, in this cool tutorial!

Techniques for creating separators Pin

 SpinKit – A collection of CSS loaders

Here are some simple loading spinners animated with CSS. SpinKit uses CSS animations to create smooth and easily customizable animations.

SpinKit – A collection of CSS loadersPin

Secondary Fixed Navigation

css jquery secondary fixed navigationPin

Secondary Sliding Navigation

 sliding navigation in css Pin

Auto-Hiding Navigation

auto hiding navigation in css and jqueryPin

Iggy is an entrepreneur, blogger, and designer who loves experimenting with new web design techniques, collating creative website designs, and writing about the latest design fonts, themes, plugins, inspiration, and more. You can follow him on Twitter

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