UX-Tools

Just a list of tools I do use in my daily job as UX-Designer.
(to be continued…)

Persona / Customer Journey

Persona
https://uxpressia.com/
https://xtensio.com/user-persona/

Randomuser. A free, open-source API for generating random user data. Like Lorem Ipsum, but for people.
https://randomuser.me/

Fake Name Generator

Your Randomly Generated Identity
http://www.fakenamegenerator.com/

Grid

Grid Calculator

Find the right grid for your project:
http://gridcalculator.dk/#

Colour

Colour encyclopedia
http://www.colorhexa.com/

Web-Color-Data
Uncover the colour pallette on any website
http://webcolourdata.com/

Contrast-Ratio
Keep Users` needs in mind — stop designing for designers
http://leaverou.github.io/contrast-ratio/

Type

Type Scale

Find the right size and scale
http://type-scale.com/

Responsive Type

Good example for a live-demo
http://codepen.io/jeremychurch/pen/meydeV

Screen-Size

Fileformat

a list of standard images size in use around the web
http://www.fileformat.info/tip/web/imagesize.htm

Aspect Ratio Calculator

useful, for example, when resizing photos or video
http://andrew.hedges.name/experiments/aspect_ratio/

Background-img

Pattern Library
https://www.toptal.com/designers/subtlepatterns/

Beautiful ui-gradients creator (CSS)
https://uigradients.com/#Portrait

Addendum

Overview about the current state of dev
https://stateofdev.com/c/mobile

A helpful checklist for UX-projects
https://uxchecklist.github.io/

UX-research-cheat-sheet by NNGroup
https://www.nngroup.com/articles/ux-research-cheat-sheet/

Create simple and interactive timelines
http://timeline.knightlab.com/

Convert text to speech
http://www.fromtexttospeech.com/

Social Media Fingerprint
https://robinlinus.github.io/socialmedia-leak/