Links to cool things I've found while traversing the web. Warning: long. I recommend using the navigation below.
art & designto the top
Easy to use colour palette generator.
Female head light reference tool
A reference for when you want to draw heads. Both female and male versions are available.
Glitch art for beginners, a great comprehensive resource.
Open digital production tools for comic artists, cartoonists and zinesters.
PerBang.dk RGB Chart & Multitool
Detailed information for every colour.
Color combos least/most used by designers.
Super Color Palette
Another colour palette generator.
au Keitai Zukan
A visual timeline of mobile phones released in Japan from 1986 to 2021, as presented by phone carrier au.
Consumer Aesthetics Research Institute
Probably my favourite source for design reference. Cataloguing and analysis of design movements in popular culture from the 70s to the present day.
Game UI Database
Comprehensive reference for UI within games.
globalvillagecoffeehouse @ Imgur
Huge image albums of design objects from the 70s to the 00s.
Mobile Phone Museum
Another virtual museum dedicated to mobile phones, this time focused on phones from around the world.
Northwest Historical Annual Reports Collection
"The Northwest Historical Annual Reports Collection is a growing digital collection of annual financial reports of companies currently or historically based in the Pacific Northwest."
Propagandas em Revistas
Archive of scans of ads in Brazilian magazines.
Huge archive of Brazilian ads.
"Searchsystem is an ever-growing collection of references and tools for designers."
Web Design Museum
A virtual museum dedicated to websites and the changing trends in web design throughout the three decades (so far) of the internet.
indie webto the top
mediato the top
anime & manga
List of anime with actual romance
Are you tired of waiting 100 episodes for characters in anime to finally... hold hands? With this list you can skip that and get to the good shit. Manga version if you prefer that.
Maahlevola da Nostalgia
Catalogue / archive of 2000s Brazilian Flash game compilation CDs.
More than 20 thousand retro PC and game consoles, seriously, what's not to like?
Portal dos CD-ROMs / vinizinho
Catalogue / archive of 90s and 2000s Brazilian educational game CDs.
Every Noise at Once
Extensive, interactive taxonomy of music genres based on Spotify data. Excellent for discovering new music.
web designto the top
Frank na Sozai
Massive collection of pop style materials.
Another massive collection of sozai in varied styles for your website.
Responsive Web Design course at freeCodeCamp
If you're a complete newbie I can't recommend this course enough.
Modern and simple css @font-face generator. Useful for using your own fonts in your website, just please pay attention to their licenses.
WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool
WAVE is a suite of evaluation tools that helps authors make their web content more accessible to individuals with disabilities.