Photoshop is an amazing design software which make it really simple for designers to create amazing designs in no time. An amazing key point of Photoshop is its free and premium plugins to extend its functionality. These plugins and extensions provide the key pieces of functionalities that we always wish for. In this post i have compiled a list of 10 free and amazing Photoshop plugins that every designer should have in their hands. My all time favorite PSD to WordPress is in the list to eliminate coding completely for designers. Enjoy!

Cut&Slice Me

Cut&Slice me

Not everyone name his layers properly. But if you have that discipline, you can export your assets in seconds. Simply add some characters at the end of your layer names. Cut&Slice me cuts and exports them in png format trimming the pixels you don´t need, or let you specify the size you want. Or you can export all states of your buttons in the blink of an eye.

Render ly

Render_ly

Render ly lets you add variants to screens, manage assets, detailed design specs and in the end automatically exports all of them with a one click. Our technology is smart enough to export only those elements that were changed. Thanks to the latest Adobe Generator technology we are the fastest plugin out there and the only one that works seamlessly in the background.

Tych Panel

Tych Panel

Tych Panel is an extension for Adobe Photoshop that automates the process laying out pictures side by side. It makes it easy to create diptychs, triptychs, quadtychs and a virtually unlimited set of custom layouts. In other words, it’s time to throw out your old dirty templates and give Tych Panel a whirl. It’s dead simple.

PSD to WordPress

PSD to WordPress

Divine Element is a web design software (Photoshop plugin):

  • It creates a “non-existent bridge” between Photoshop and WordPress (PSD to WordPress).
  • Focused on designers, bloggers, and everybody who knows Photoshop a little
    And doesn’t want to get hands dirty with hand coding a WordPress theme.

The main purpose is to convert a design from Photoshop to HTML / CSS / PHP code. No coding. Fast & easy.

Super PNG

SuperPNG

Super PNG is a free Adobe Photoshop plug-in for using PNG (“ping”) files. It has more comprehensive support for the format than Photoshop’s included plug-in and provides control over alpha channel handling. PNG is an open source file format that supports tight lossless compression. It can be read on any platform by most graphics applications and is fully supported by all modern web browsers.

CSS3Ps

CSS3Ps

CSS3Ps is a free cloud based photoshop plugin that converts your layers to CSS3. One can see the result styles in browser and also share them with other people.  CSS3Ps Photoshop plugin supports multiple layers, prefixes for all popular browsers and many kind of style such as, bevel and emboss, stroke, shadow and glow, satin and many more.

Flat Icon

flaticon

Use the Flat Icon plugin to quickly find the icons you need for your design, without leaving your working enviroment. Just search for the icons you need, select the ones you like the most and use them in vector format, so you can customize them in any way you want. As simple as that!

Web Font 

Web Font

The Photoshop Web Font Plug-in lets you design with the same web fonts you will use to go live. Easy access to use thousands of WebINK web fonts in Photoshop from foundries like Dalton Maag, Mark Simonson, MoreType, OurType, TypeTogether and ParaType etc.

Breeezy

Breeezy

Breeezy is a Free Photoshop extension that adds multi layer export functionality to Photoshop, giving you the ability to export multiple graphic elements from your PSD in one click. this added Photoshop functionality makes it extremely fast to prepare the graphic files for apps development, websites or flash banners.

Guide Guide

GuideGuide

With Guide Guide, it doesn’t have to be. Pixel accurate columns, rows, midpoints, and baselines can be created based on your document or selection with the click of a button. Frequently used guide sets can be saved for repeat use. Grids can use multiple types of measurements. Honestly, if you haven’t started downloading it by now, you’re probably a masochist.