Hi all Love to say thanks to Nathan Jeffery for sharing some of the great and useful open source tool links here with full description m just doing mirror of Nathan’s mail and adding some links from my end 🙂 Great Open Source tools for web development Tools –http://www.gimp.org/ (for editing images to use on your sites) –http://inkscape.org/ (scalable vector creation and editing tool, can also import other formats) –http://www.blender.org/ (3d designs for really effective headers and buttons) –http://www.wampserver.com/en/ (a stack for windows of Apache, MySQL, Php for local development) –http://sourceforge.net/projects/notepad-plus/ (text editor for creating your HTML, CSS and PHP) –http://www.panic.com/coda/ (text editor for mac) –http://macromates.com/ (text editor for mac) –http://www.apple.com/downloads/macosx/development_tools/ (tools for mac) –http://www.netbeans.org/ (cross platform IDE, don’t use[…]

VISUAL THINKING TIPS1. Create an environment for creativity2. Start the habit of drawing3. Create a personal visual library [Start drawing objects in your own style example: Watch, Calculator …. .etc]4. Create a personal metaphor library5. Take creative and visual thinking breaks6. Practice Creativity7. Read more fiction literature8. Start a visual thinking school VISUAL THINKING TOOLKITS– vertical lines– Horizontal Lines– Circles– Spirals– Wavy Lines– Jagged Lines– Star(success)– Diamond(Decision)– Spiral(Change in Direction)– circle(harmony)– Direction(arrow)– straight– Triangle (Relationship)