iPad, undoubtedly, is a great device that helps the web designers and web developers indulge in a their work in a hassle-free way. Especially with the countless apps available in the market that are tuned to meet the iPad requirements, these people can remain creative even if they are not at their workplace. Moreover, when you get them at zero cost, words are sure to fail your thoughts! Here are 10 such apps which every web developer and designer ought to try.
1. Adobe Ideas: A classic product from Adobe, it is a vector-based digital sketchbook that offers the users an opportunity to draw and capture their ideas. Save your ideas and use it when you work later in your Illustrator or Photoshop. This app utilizes the large display offered by iPad and hence makes sketching out with fingers in the best vector format.
2. Doodle Buddy: Scribble, sketch, paint, or draw, and that too, in a professional, yet fun-filled way with Doodle Buddy Gold! Choose from the 44,000 odd colors available without getting your finger dirty and stamp your pictures. Save those later once done and share it later. You can even leave your work halfway because you have the option to save it and continue the same from the left off trail!
3. Dropbox: Save your documents, photos, and videos at a single destination. Install this app, save your files, and retrieve it on your computers, iPad, iPhone, or on the Dropbox website! With this app, you can always have the access to your requirements at anywhere and time of your convenience.
4. Palette 4.0: Tickle your creative side of designing a color palette of your choice and maintaining it with Palette, version 4.0. Capture the colors you want to include in your palate from any place – a photograph or website – or just create a color by mixing the colors from the available five color schemes. Save it and use it whenever you need.
5. Evernote: This is quite easy to use and helps you keep your ideas and work organized. Jot down the notes or save your photos! Keep track of your work with an easy to make to-do lists or just search for the text inside a particular image! This app also allows you to email notes and save your tweets to the Evernote account.
6. TaskPad HD: Designed by Appologics UG, this allows a designer/developer to synchronize his tasks automatically across all the devices he is using. It allows the user to access and manage tasks in a hassle-free manner, irrespective of the browser he is using. One can also mail the tasks to people who also use TaskPad.
7. Twitterrific: Twitterrific is a user-friendly and award-winning client of Twitter client. It looks admirably beautiful and is very easy to use. Packed with elegant features, it offers you to create tweets, update the tweets, search Twitter, filter the message, reply to tweets, and do much more.
8. Fring: Make free calls to your clients or attend a group call or group chat with 4 of your clients or friends, at the same time, with Fring. This free app is easy to use and offers the highest video call quality on mobile. Now, it is easy to show your clients your designs and ideas in the real time, without worrying about the cost of your call, with Fring!
9. Adobe Photoshop Express: A miniature version of its desktop companion, it allows the designer to give an enhanced appeal to the photos with a finger touch. Plus, it always saves the original version of the photo that allows you to play around until you get the right look.
10. SkyGrid: It is the App Store Best of 2011. A simple app, it allows the user to keep himself updated with the latest news virtually from any field. Presented in a rich and personalized Photo Grid, it offers effortless navigation to and from Home screen.
You have seen a brief preview of the 10 best free iPad Apps for Web Designers and Developers that will surely help in making the job easier. Explore these apps and choose the ones that you would opt to use.
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