The Apple App Store is filled with numerous iPad apps best for one thing or the other. I perused the categories looking for iPad apps best for the modern web designer. it’s quite a jungle out there, so many to choose from, all with unique capabilities and advantages. Here is a look at 10 of the best you could use as a top-notch web designer.
This is beautiful App offers a full feature website development platform deliberate just for iPad. Because of the wealth of simplicity and organization, editing, publishing and previewing are made quite easy even for the most sophisticated designs. It is well designed for workflow simplicity.
This iPad app is best for creating quick diagrams, process charts, page layouts and website wireframe. It literary turns your iPad to a canvas, graph paper or a whiteboard. It features freehand sketch, touch and drag to connect shapes, ‘lay-out-now’ to auto arrange diagrams, color themes and advanced sharing via email or scalable PDF.
Current Version: 1.8.1
This app lets you define style properties in CSS3 animations and code that are cross-platform. Instead of the usual hard-coding, CSS3machine features robust visual controls such as sliders and WYSIWYG controls.
Current Version 1.0.1
This app color palette generator allows you to generate color from an existing image, save the schemes for later use, export any of the created schemes via email as text, Adobe color file and Swatch exchange file. The generated color’s hex code can also be copied for use on other application.
Current Version: 1.0.1
5. HTML5 Ref Guide
You don’t need to arm yourself with a voluminous HTML5 guide. What you need is your iPad and the Free HTML5 Reference guide App to use anytime you as a designer might need some memory boost on the latest tag you might have just forgotten. It contains everything, from standard tags to event attributes.
Current Version: 3.0
6. Sketchy Pad
This app provides new ways to do a website sketch and interface design. It makes designers, programmers and interface designer’s life easy through its features like; over 50 stencils, simple interface, one tap export, variable font sizes, free icons and lock object option.
Current version: 1.0.9
7. Java Script Anywhere (jsany)
Current Version: 1.6.3
This must have tool for designers is aimed at defining and planning web structures. It combines a beautiful interface with intuitive functionality that makes full use of the touch environment.
Current version: 1.3.1
This is one of the apps suitable for designers who are vector drawing devotees. This is the iPad app best for smooth drawing of almost pencil like precision. The resulting creation can be saved as PDF and used on web pages.
Current Version: 2.5
10. Markup for iPad
As a designer you might want to make changes to your sites no matter where you currently are. Markup for iPad lets you connect your websites and edit the text files within them. You can browse through folders, upload and rename photos and even preview the pages.
Current Version 2.0.3