best android apps for web designers

Best Android Apps For Web Designers

Android a green little robot; developed in 2003 and got it’s super powers in 2005 when Google bought it. Just within a decade Android became world’s most favorite mobile operating system due to its open source nature and love from developers.

The concept of having an application store was old but an open source OS attracted all the creative minds of the world to build something new to make life easier. There are more than 800,000 apps available in Play Store and the numbers are increasing with thousands of new entries daily.

Designing is a tenacious desk job but with our today’s assemblage of apps you can cross those borders of limitation and can design freely where ever you are on your smart phone/tablet. Whether you are in a park or on the beach just be more creative in your work while watching the horizon.

Adobe® Photoshop® Touch


Transform your images with core Adobe Photoshop features in an app designed for tablets. Combine images, apply professional effects, share results with friends and family through Facebook and Twitter – all from the convenience of your tablet. Enjoy most of the same features as the Phone version.

SketchBook Pro


Autodesk SketchBook® Pro is a professional-grade paint and drawing application. It delivers a complete sophisticated set of sketching & painting tools through a streamlined and intuitive user interface. Whether you are an occasional doodler or a professional illustrator, SketchBook Pro transforms your tablet into a powerful digital sketchbook.



SilverEdit is the ultimate web designer tool for Android devices. With SilverEdit you can Create, Edit, Preview your pages offline or online. Manage, upload and download files through the FTP as well as managing your local files and folders.



DroidEdit is a text and source code editor (similar to Notepad++ or gedit) for android tablets and phones with lots of great features. Some of them are: Syntax Highlighting, Several color themes, Infinite undo & redo,  Search & replace, Keep opened files and changes between sessions, Open files directly from dropbox or a file manager, Character encoding support, Go to line.

Fractal Design


Design cool fractals with your fingertips! Easily design swirls, spirals, snowflakes, dragons, ferns, trees, and other plants, and thousands more fun fractal shapes.

Real Color, Palette Generator


Create color palettes from real images to get unique color schemes. Excellent tool for working with colors. Clean presentation, intuitive user interface, useful, customizable results.

LiveWebEditor – CSS3/HTML5 IDE


If you have been using Firebug then you know the drill. Edit web page with live preview. App provides great functionality for CSS3, HTML5 and jQuery.

File Manager (Explorer)


Full featured file manager on Android, fresh UI design and user friendly functions! Explore files on shared folder, FTP and popular cloud storages transparently. Supports both local and remote(LAN/SMB) file systems, FTP, FTPS, SFTP and WebDAV. And tons of great features too.

Microsoft Remote Desktop


With the Microsoft Remote Desktop app, you can connect to a remote PC and your work resources from almost anywhere. Experience the power of Windows with RemoteFX in a Remote Desktop client designed to help you get your work done wherever you are.



Want to scan a image or document but don’t have access to scanner at time, don’t worry. Just install a CamScan on your Smartphone and scan all your images or documents, invoices, notes in a very professional way. Multiple scan is also supported. There are lots of powerful features in this app.

Ending Thought: I hope you’ll find this list useful as I have hand-picked all these apps. Let us know what you think in comments section below and don’t forget to share your favourite apps.