20 Free Web Design Tools from Winter 2021 – Practical Ecommerce

Free resources from the design community can add value to an ecommerce site. Here is a list of new web tools and design elements from winter 2021. There are website and page builders, icon libraries, pattern and color palette tools, free fonts, and a template marketplace. All of these tools are free, though some also offer premium versions.

Free Design Tools

Editor X, a web creation platform from Wix, has launched out of beta. Editor X lets team members work on a website simultaneously and offers advanced code-free interactions. The new collaboration features include live commenting, advanced roles and permissions, and shared design libraries.

Screenshot of Editor X home page

Editor X

Formality is a WordPress plugin to quickly create and customize forms and align them to your website design. Each form is accessible via a standalone page or within another post or page of your site.

Iconduck is a project to make open-source icons and illustrations more available. It contains roughly 110,000 free icons and illustrations.

Scale is a library with royalty-free vector illustrations. Scale includes one new, free illustration each day. Use the color slider to adapt the illustrations to your brand and design. Scale is also releasing female character choices for each illustration.