These are my top 10 choices for web design, inspiration & tutorials:
1. Web Designer Wall
Started by Nick La in 2007, Web Designer Wall was launched as a personal blog where Nick wrote about design ideas, trends, and tutorials. The site has been featured on many magazines and galleries. It is also recognized as one of the popular design blogs due to quality content and beautiful design
Link to Web Designer Wall
Link to Noupe
3. Smashing Magazine
Founded in September 2006, Smashing Magazine delivers useful and innovative information to Web designers and developers.
Link to Smashing Magazine
Webdesigntuts+ is a blog made to house and showcase some of the best web design tutorials and articles around. It publishes tutorials that not only produce great results and interfaces, but explain the techniques behind them in a friendly, approachable manner.
Link to Webdesigntuts+
5. Webdesigner Depot
From Photoshop tutorials to WordPress plugins, WDD is the perfect showcase for Web savvy designers. You’ll find in-depth articles on a variety of red hot topics such as jQuery, HTML 5, CSS3, responsive design, typography, usability, and more. Not to mention features looking at the business side of design, freelancing, mobile applications, inspiration, and resources, to name a few.
Link to Webdesigner Depot
6. Cats Who Code
Cats Who Code is a website dedicated to those who create and maintain websites : web developers, web designers, webmasters, and so on. Founded in June 2008, by Jean-Baptiste Jung and Michael Pierrard, two developers from Wallonia, the south side of Belgium. The name “Cats Who Code” came from the founder immoderate love for these sweet, friendly and funny animals (And also because domains like webdevblog.com were already taken).
Link to Cats Who Code
7. You The Designer
You The Designer is a graphic design lifestyle blog that strives to be on the cutting edge of design trends, tips, tutorials, inspirations, resources and much more! Founded in 2007, the blog has continuously inspired many creative people by showcasing various works from the global design community and sharing useful tips, creative processes and up-to-date resources – highlighting the best of the design world can offer.
Link to You The Designer
Awwwards are the awards that recognize the talent and effort of the best web designers, developers and agencies in the world.
Link to Awwwards
8. Design Shack
Design Shack showcases inspiring web design, alongside resources and tutorials for you to succeed in the same way. Regular articles will teach you new techniques for creating your own designs, and daily community news ensures that you’re up to date with the latest developments elsewhere.
Link to Design Shack
Creativeoverflow is a online design magazine for anything creative, having the goal of expanding the community of design eccentric individuals from all over the world by inspiring them through our design experience through delivering professionally written articles, tutorials, resources, inspiration and more.
Link to Creativeoverflow
Link to WebAppers