Our favorite tweets of the week: August 18, 2014 – August 24, 2014

By Cameron Chapman Posted Aug. 24, 2014 Reading time: 1 minute

Every week we tweet a lot of interesting stuff highlighting great content that we find on the web that can be of interest to web designers.

The best way to keep track of our tweets is simply to follow us on Twitter, however, in case you missed some here’s a quick and useful compilation of the best tweets that we sent out this past week.

Note that this is only a very small selection of the links that we tweeted about, so don’t miss out.

To keep up to date with all the cool links, simply follow us @DesignerDepot

Ways to avoid overwhelming users: lessons learned from my high-school teachers via


Cool series of tributes to different typefaces /


Quick tutorial via : How to use the Type Mask Tool in Photoshop


Old coders: When programming is a second career via


“Integrity comes at a price. And it’s worth it” by : via


A very detailed guide on everything you need to know about favicons, touch icons and tile icons via


Two screenshots that prove Marissa Mayer is fulfilling her promise to make Flickr awesome again via


How to design for the ‘internet of things’ via


Stop making apps! New study shows why you can’t make money off developing anymore


How to Quote Correctly on Client Projects


The evolution of Amazon’s Kindle in one GIF


The Biggest Lesson I Learned as an Apple Designer


Design Details: Foursquare for iOS


Tips for mastering a programming language using spaced repetition via


Building your portfolio: custom website or online service?


A peek into the typographical pod at Medium’s offices


These high school students just created a search engine that may take out Google


TemplateShock: Huge pack of 600 free printing templates (logos, biz cards, posters, menus etc)


Check out these cheat sheets for designers


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