As a web designer you must stay up-to-date with trends and techniques. A good way to do so is to subscribe to web design blogs and get updates regularly. In the following list, you will find some great web design blogs that publish showcases, techniques, tutorials, resources and in-depth articles. If it is your first visit on Design Reviver, I suggest that you also subscribe to the blog’s RSS feed.

1. A List Apart

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2. Smashing Magazine

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3. ColourLovers blog

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4. SitePoint web design blog

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5. DevLounge

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6. Noupe

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7. We Function

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8. Six Revisions

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9. NetTuts

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10. Woork

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11. SmashingApps

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12. Web Designer Wall

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13. ShareBrain

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14. Vandelay Design Blog

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15. CSS Tricks

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16. Fuel Your Creativity

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17. Tutorial9

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18. David Airey

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19. Web Design Ledger

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20. Design Meltdown

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21. Design Mag

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22. BittBox

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23. CSS Vault blog

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24. Design Shack

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25. Apples to Oranges

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26. Unmatched style

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27. Mezzoblue

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28. Stop Design

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29. Boxes and arrows

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30. Ajaxian

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31. UX Booth

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32. 24 Ways

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33. The Design Cubicle

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34. Line 25

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35. 1st webdesigner

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36. The Design Superhero

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37. Creattica Daily

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38. My Ink Blog

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39. Webdesigner Depot

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40. In the Woods

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41. Creative Briefing

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42. SpoonGraphics

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43. CSS Globe

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44. Brian Yerkes

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45. Stylized Web

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46. Colorburned

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47. SimpleBits

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48. From the Couch

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49. Viget Inspire

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50. SpeckyBoy

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About the author: Mirko Humbert is a freelance designer from Switzerland. He shares his thoughts about his passion on his design blog. To connect with Mirko, you can follow him on Twitter.

  • CP

    Wow! Great compilation of sites, many of which I haven’t heard of. Thanks for putting all of this together.

  • Mike

    That’s right, cool list!

  • aravind

    Great list.
    Thanks a lot for featuring TheDesignSuperhero :)

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  • Steven Snell

    Thanks for including Vandelay Design and

  • Web Design Quote

    nice list…
    i am happy to visit your site and find list of quite good site at one place.

  • Callum Chapman

    Nice collection, thanks for this!

  • John

    Wow, that’s a lot of smart sites, and I’ve never seen most of them. 24 Ways is a great one someone showed me last year.

  • Luuk

    Wow! thanks a lot for this list.

  • Brian Hoff

    Thanks for including The Design Cubicle along side this other fantastic sites.

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  • Blog design Lab

    Great selection !!

  • Brian Yerkes

    Thanks very much for listing my site in this collection. Interesting to get to see all the screen shots lined up like that, fun to compare the formats, styles etc. Thanks again!

  • http::// Will

    Lovely collection. Thanks for this! :)

  • Sinan

    Many I follow and many I don’t. I think the list misses which is a great one.

    Thanks for this amazing post.

  • thomas

    thank you very much for having Sharebrain on this great list ! :)


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  • Dainis Graveris

    Too bad 1stwebdesigner didn’t get to this list, but I guess there are too much design related blogs already :) Thanks, I am subscribed already to all of these sites ;)

  • Dainis Graveris

    Sorry, my mistake searched for “1stweb” not “1st web” – -thanks! :)

  • Chris Green

    What an awesome list. I read about 7 of these regularly but had no idea there was so much quality design inspiration sites. Thanks.

  • Web Design tutorials

    Superb list!

    Designreviver just became my new home page. I love it!!

  • Karen

    I have a folder of bookmarks just for design inspiration and the list grows daily thanks to list like this. Great stuff. Thanks!

  • Gerard

    Excellent choices!! I would, however, love to hear your thinking about #27 “Mezzoblue”. It seems like a washed-out work in progress to me. But, maybe I’m missing something. Again, great selections!

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  • Chad

    Great list, hopefully Inspiredology can make it up there next time around.

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  • my special gifts

    Beautiful collections,…I love it!!!

  • Phil

    I’d recommend siteInspire for the best web design/CSS gallery…

    You should add it to the list!

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  • Jared

    A List Apart would have to the #1 wouldn’t it? I mean… next to design reviver, that is. ;)

  • Professional Web Design Company

    Fantastic collection thanks this would take me a week to have a good look through!!

  • Steve

    I now feel the need to design and put stuff together… Well worth a Tweet or Two.

  • gaus surahman

    Subscribing. Thanks for inspiring me.

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  • Web Design Company

    This is really useful!


  • Kieran

    Another very nice blog is

  • Web developer

    Few more sites bookmarked… Thank you … Great list.

  • Robert

    Wonderful collection, thanks!

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  • Yoga online

    I really like those retro web designs

  • Web Development India

    Nice Post, This web design blogs are more innovative.These site are useful for Web Designers keep on their Creativity. Keep it up.

    Thanks sharing

  • Michel Sébastien

    would like to suggest for this category

  • Philippine Global Outsourcing

    great collection! nice work! thanks for sharing

  • Marcos Watanabe

    Very Inspirational indeed.

  • Web Designers Hyderabad

    Awesome collection. I book marked your blog for future use of creative thoughts in designing.

  • Web Design Template

    Great design .. wonderful and inspirational too

  • chesapeake web design

    awesome selection…thanks for the share

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  • Gareth Coxon – Dot Design

    Very inspirational, I’ve only just found your blog but I’ll certainly be adding it to my rss reader

  • exmore pizza restaurant

    beautiful collection of designs here

  • Web Design Contest

    very inspirational blogs you have collected. It helped me in building my own site and post it in a contest running by and I have confident that I can get the prize for my design.

  • canvas art

    fantastic designs, thanks for sharing

  • qolik

    turkish web desing blog

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  • marc

    This is a very good work. Very nice…

  • Divyesh Ardeshana

    very good collation here :)

  • Isle of Man Web Design – Adrian Crellin

    Wow, there are loads of blogs on this list that I haven’t came across before, so many to check out. One not on the list, that I have been very impressed with lately is:

    The tutorials on it are great and really easy to follow and the author Kevin is really quick to respond to comments.

    Worth checking out, thanks again.

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  • mowdesign

    Awesome !! Thank you.

  • Word Comparison

    Very Inspirable Designs. I Book marked this tutorial into my folder.

  • Zermic the Frog

    Selecting the best website design will definitely be critical to your success online. Although this is an amazing compilation, we must keep in mind some of the elements in choosing website designs. This includes its uniqueness, meaning different from what everyone else is using and avoiding overused ones; and an impressive design, eye-catching but not too distractive from your main content.

  • hampton window cleaning

    excellent list you have here….thanks!

  • Brad Sherrill

    Great list here even the order is somewhat in my opinion right on queue.

  • Excel Redline

    Very very beautiful & inspirable designs. I love them very much.

  • best web design company

    great list you have put in this post so this post is so much valuable for all viewers.Though we would all like to be able to do website designing for own website, we all aren’t able to, whether we just don’t understand the various elements or we just don’t have the time or don’t have the required expertise; the use of a top website design company is a must have. Just any website design company will not do; there are various things that can make a web design company a best web design company who will provide the exact services you need to meet the exact specifications you provide and request.

  • macker

    Good review. But I think “Wall” should be no. 1

  • Vincent

    Some designs are very beautiful.

  • Paula Dalesio

    I love your writing style and I feel like you would fit in perfectly with the other writers.!!!!!

  • Adam Haynes

    Great how am I going to get any work done now. Thanks for the list

  • hostrightnow

    Nice designs.I really like this post.

  • Nisha Shah

    Nice List. I am going to visit each one of these and see what I can learn. I think you always need to keep learning and keep looking for new styles. Thanks for sharing.

  • Chantelle Yashinski

    Great article and right to the point. I don’t know if this is actually the best place to ask but do you people have any thoughts on where to get some professional writers? Thank you :)

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    There’s a bundle to learn about this. You made good points also.

  • Mauritus Web Design

    Nice a great source of inspiration for my future web design project

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  • tarek hasan

    Hi Mirko Humbert,

    Thanks for excellent tutorial sharing. Illustrator Tutorials

  • Nandakumarrkk

    Some are seems to very good. Very few things are of common designing. Developing an ecommerce software site would be toughest.

  • John

    Nice Good and very excellent design. Build and developing shopping cart software is very difficult one but now a day very easy