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I'm putting together a list of free(mium) tools for indie hackers. Pull requests are welcome! ❤️

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    I have made some free ones here, feel free to add them, hope it helps.

    wickedbackgrounds.com

    Create beautiful backgrounds waves for your designs.

    wickedblocks.dev

    Ready Made Tailwind CSS blocks, for your next project.

    www.wvsc.dev

    A UI theme for VS Code and more.

    colorsandfonts.com

    Color and typography for Web Developers and Digital Designers.

    30daysoftailwindscss.com

    Keep yourself accountable while learning Tailwind. Share your process on Twitter with the hashtag

    /Mike

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      The one with backgrounds looks cool! You might want to open a pull request on GitHub to add it to the list 😉

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    I'm not sure if it fits your collection spirit, but I gather starter kits for SaaS here https://github.com/smirnov-am/awesome-saas-boilerplates
    Some of them are FOSS.

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      Cool, checking out! Thanks 😎

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    For the design section:
    Visiwig.com/icons has free icons
    SVGBacgrounds.com has free background designs

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    This list looks really Cool Max 😎 Sending in a PR that I think fits the description so well

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    Does this fit the list?

    It's a tool / way for indie hackers to improve writing skills: https://www.heycopy.io/

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      Yes, if it's something devs could benefit from, a dot has a free plan 😎

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        Yep, I think all devs could benefit from improving their writing skills :D And its totally free.

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    Wow, there are many suggestions in the comments! Please consider opening pull requests if you feel it would be a great addition to the existing collection 😉

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    I once did freesaas.monster with the same idea.
    The site is no longer up, but you can find services list and their pricing here: https://github.com/danbars/free-saas/blob/master/data/services.json

    Feel free to copy everything from there

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      Awesome, thank you! This indeed can be helpful 👍

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    Hey Max,
    Thanks for putting a great tool together! Please see below resources that may interest startups.

    1. SubmitJuice -a helpful list of 150+ directories to submit your new startup to help with your product launch and marketing https://www.submitjuice.com/directories
    2. GrowmySaas - growth and conversion strategies for early stage SaaS startups https://www.growmysaas.co/#Free-Sample
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      Jon, thank you! those links will definitely be a great fit for a collection that is resource specific.

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        Thank you for including us! We will also explore the list to see what other great businesses have to offer.

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    Great list, buddy !

    Also, ClickUp for project management: used a bit, looks cool.

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      Of it has a free plan and brings value to developers / indie hackers - please consider opening a pull request 😉

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          Added, thank you! 🔥

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    @prilutskiy Add Zoho for custom domain business Email .

    The free plan include :-

    5 user accounts
    5GB storage/user
    Email Attachments up to 25MB
    File upload limit: 1GB
    Two-factor Authentication
    Email hosting for a single domain

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      Your pull request is very welcome ✨✨

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      It's my pleasure to give back to the community ❤️

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    1. Airtable gives you $10 bucks per every new user you invite
    2. F6S has some awesome deals like $2400 for 6 months of 1Password
    3. YC Startup School gives $5k of AWS
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    What no HTML templates? :) Check out the FREE ones, MIT licensed, unrestricted download, with images included and device mockups! on Inovatik.com
    Awesome list Max, starred

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      New categories are welcome too 😉 Please consider sending a pull request on GitHub ♥️

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