Seed Projects for Hackathons, Resources for rapid prototyping, tutorials

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Code Network Starter Kit

A collection of awesome guides, resources and shiny things for rapid prototyping.

Seed Project Templates


Boilerplates and templates for Android


Boilerplates and templates for IOS


Boilerplates and templates for Javascript

Suggested Pick - Hackathon Starter


  • atw-om – A web application template with Clojure/Compojure, ClojureScript/Om & core.async.
  • Chestnut – An Application template for ClojureScript/Om with live reloading.
  • Clops – An opinionated, full stack and easy to use web framework.
  • Mies – A minimal ClojureScript project template.
  • re-frame – A Reagent Framework For Writing SPAs, in Clojurescript.


Boilerplates and templates for Python

Suggested pick - Django Hackathon Starter

  • Django Hackathon Starter A boilerplate for Django web applications, providing various social logins and several popular API examples.
  • CookieCutter List of various python templates by Audrey.
  • bootstrapy A bootstrap Python application, so that you can focus on writing code.
  • Fbone Fbone (Flask bone) is a Flask (Python microframework) template/bootstrap/boilerplate application.
  • Flask-Bootstrap A Flask app template with integrated SQLAlchemy, authentication, and Bootstrap frontend.
  • Flask Boilerplate A very simple flask boilerplate with folder structures.
  • Flask Foundation App built with best practices.
  • fafafa Flask / Angular / Foundation Boilerplate
  • GoogleAppEngine Webapp2 Boilerplate A Complete boilerplate for Python Webapp2 on Google App Engine
  • Flask Appengine Template Flask App engine Template
  • Django Starter Template An easy to use project template for Django that follows best practices.
  • gae-init Google App Engine based on Flask, RESTful, Bootstrap and tons of other cool features.


Boilerplates and templates for C#

  • ASP.NET Boilerplate - A starting point for new modern ASP.NET MVC web applications with best practices and most popular tools.
  • ASP.NET Core Starter Kit (C#) — Frontend: React, Babel, PostCSS, CSS Modules + backend: .NET Core, C#
  • ASP.NET Core Starter Kit - backend: .NET Core, EF Core, C#; frontend: Babel, Webpack, React, CSS Modules
  • MVC.Template - ASP.NET MVC 5 project starter template
  • ProjectScaffold - A prototypical .NET solution recommended by the F# Foundation---includes file system setup, Paket for dependencies and FAKE for build/test automation. By default, build process also compiles documentation and generates NuGet packages.
  • Serene - Serenity is an ASP.NET MVC application platform designed to simplify and shorten development of data-centric business applications with a service based architecture. Serene is a starter template to build Serenity applications.
  • Side-Waffle - Large collection of useful templates for Web and Desktop development.
  • Template10 - Windows 10 templates with design patterns.

Utilties & Guides

Photos and Graphics

All the resources below have specifically specified that their content is open for commercial use without attribution.

  • Flickr Commons - :copyright: Flickr's catalogue of the worlds public photo archives. Use the advance search to filter
  • Barn Images - Barn Images offers you a collection of free high-resolution non-stock photography.
  • Boss Fight! - 10–20 new images added daily.
  • CC0 Photo - is a project initiated by Raffael Herrmann, which serves you with free photos.
  • Creative Vix - A wide range of photos for you to use.
  • Crow the Stone - Free photos to use any way you want.
  • Cupcake - Free do what ever you want photos by Jonas Nilsson Lee.
  • Epicantus - Hi-resolution photos added every week.
  • Fancy Crave - Two new images added every day.
  • FindA.Photo - search through thousands of CC0 photos by keyword and color.
  • Free Nature Stock - Royalty-free, use them however you want, Nature Stock Photos.
  • - Create something awesome with free CC0 images.
  • Furious Camera - Free Life Hi-Fi Photos for use on your personal and commercial projects. New photo every day.
  • Gratisography - Free high-resolution pictures you can use on your personal and commercial projects. New pictures added weekly.
  • Jay Mantri - Free pics. Do anything. Make magic.
  • Jéshoots - Photos for business or personal use in high resolution for free.
  • [LibreShot] ( - A collection of hundreds of high quality free stock images for personal or commercial use.
  • Life of Pix - Free high-resolution photos, no copyright restrictions. Photographs added weekly.
  • Little Visuals - Hi-res images zipped up in your inbox. Use them anyway you want.
  • Lock & Stock Photos - Free stock photos for you.
  • Magdeleine - A selection of free photos curated by Magdeleine.
  • MMT - New photos by Jeffrey Betts added every week.
  • Moveast - This is a journey of a Portuguese guy moving.
  • Negative Space - Stock photos added every week.
  • Pexels - 20 new high-quality photos daily.
  • Photo Collections - Free stock photography of architecture, nature and people.
  • Photo Crops - Five high resolution photos added every week, sometimes more.
  • Pickle Jar - High-resolution images of everyday india. One new image every day.
  • Pixabay - Stock photos, illustrations, vectors and videos.
  • Realistic Shots - 7 new photos added every week.
  • Skitter Photo - Public domain pictures and stock photos for commercial use.
  • Snapwire Snaps - Commissioned photos from 170,000 of the world's most talented photographers.
  • SpaceX Photos - Promotional SpaceX stock photography.
  • Splashbase - Search & discover free, hi res photos & videos.
  • Stock Image Point - Free stock photos. 20 pictures added every month.
  • Stockified - Free pictures taken in India by Kiran BV and Aditya G Bharadwaj.
  • Stocksnap - Hundreds of high resolution images added weekly.
  • Stokpic - Free Stock Photos For Commercial Use.
  • Streetwill - Free hi-res vintage photos to use any way you want.
  • The Pic Pac - New pacs on Monday, free pics Tuesday - Sunday.
  • Travel Coffee Book - Travel photography.
  • Unsplash - User submitted, free high-resolution photos. 10 new photos every 10 days.
  • Good Free Photos -



A mixture of CSS and image based pattern resources.


A mixture of free and open source font resources.


Icon Fonts

A collection for icon font resources, most of which also include SVGs, which can be used in your interface and website designs.

Icons Packages and Collections

A collection for SVG icon resources which can be used in your interface and website designs.


A selection of websites offering color schemes.

  • 0to255 - A simple tool that helps web designers find variations of any color.
  • 0xrgb - A minimalistic color picker for well-known palettes (Material, iOS, FlatUI, Metro, Tango, Solarized).
  • Bootflat - Bootflat Flat UI color picker is a project digging the Flat Color Picker which gives you the perfect colors for flat designs.
  • Brand Colors - Official color codes for the world's biggest brands.
  • Color Hunt - A place to discover, create, and share color palettes.
  • Colorful Gradients - Gradients automatically created by a computer. 48 times daily.
  • Colour Lovers - A creative community where people from around the world create and share colors, palettes and patterns.
  • Coolors - The super fast color schemes generator for cool designers.
  • Flat UI Colors - Flat color picker which gives you the perfect colors for flat designs.
  • LOLColors - A nice curated color palette inspiration resource.
  • Material Design Colors - Material ui color palette for Android, Web & iOS.
  • Material Palette - Generate & export your Material Design color palette.

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