Every Web Designer Should Know These 13 Beautiful Gradient Tools ๐Ÿ’ฏ๐Ÿ‘

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2 May 2024

The use of gradients is common in modern web design. We see them everywhere from hero backgrounds to illustrations, text colors, borders, hover animations, and many more.

Creating them directly in CSS might take a lot of time and would require some knowledge of how different types of gradients are constructed.

To help you out in this article, I compiled some of my favorite gradient makers. I will provide you with the direct link to the tools, give you a concise description, and include a screenshot of the tool, so you can get an initial impression on the fly.

Web Gradients

A free collection of 180 linear gradients that you can use as content backdrops in any part of your website. Easy copy CSS3 cross-browser code, and use it in a moment!

Web Gradients

Grabient

Add up to 6 colors, and change the angle of the gradient with the modern-looking UI.

Grabient

UI-Gradients

Browse lots of predefined gradients from the gallery, and edit the gradient direction in the generator. Opensource, add your own gradients via code.

UI-Gradients

HyperColor

A curated collection of beautiful Tailwind CSS gradients using the full range of Tailwind CSS colors. Easily copy and paste the class names, CSS, or even save the gradients as an image.

HyperColor

Gradient King

Browse lots of gradients based on the color theme. Also includes an option to generate the gradient based on uploaded image colors. Option to sign in, and save your favorites.

Gradient King

CoolHue

Try the Coolhue Gradient Palette Plugin. With it, you can directly access gradient color palettes from right inside your favorite prototyping tools like Sketch App and Figma.

CoolHue

GradientHunt

Gradient Hunt is a free and open platform for color inspiration with thousands of trendy hand-made color gradients.

GradientHunt

CSS Gradient

Gradient generator with modern-looking UI and lots of customization options.

CSS Gradient

Gradient Png

Supports adding up to 5 colors, switching their positions, changing their weight, and other customization options. Random mode to come up with awesome presets.

Gradient Png

Mycolor.space

Generate a CSS Color Gradient with 2 or 3 colors. Change directions and copy the CSS code when ready.

Mycolor.space

Color Gradient

CSS color generator for cool backgrounds and UI elements.

Color Gradient

Gradient Generator

Advanced CSS gradient generator by Josh W.Comeau. Lots of customization options such as color mode, angle, and easing curve.

Gradient Generator

CSS Gradient Generator

Create linear and radial gradients. Experiment with random color modes and edit gradient directions. Switch between HEX and RGBA modes.

CSS Gradient Generator


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