Popular design news of the week: November 9, 2015 – November 15, 2015

By Cameron Chapman Posted Nov. 15, 2015 Reading time: 1 minute

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers. 

The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, in case you missed some here’s a quick and useful compilation of the most popular designer news that we curated from the past week.

Note that this is only a very small selection of the links that were posted, so don’t miss out and subscribe to our newsletter and follow the site daily for all the news.


15 Reasons Why a Grid Based Approach will Improve your Designs


Filter Blend – CSS Blend Modes and Filters Playground


Lomography Effect Using CSS


CSS-only Colorful Calendar Concept


5 Web Design Takeaways from 2015


Google Launches New Search Results Interface for Tablets


How Apple is Giving Design a Bad Name


I Thought the Amazon Store was a Terrible Idea. Then I Actually Went There…


Squire – The Pen is a Mighty Sword


The Problem with Being a “UX Designer”


Are You Getting Cheated When Buying a WordPress Theme?


Dropsource – Build a Native App with the Dropsource Drag and Drop Editor


How to Design a Website with Emotional Impact


Why Designers Can’t Stop Reinventing the Subway Map


Why You Should Want to Be a User Experience Developer


Refactor.io – Share, Review, and Learn Best Code Practices


F.lux – Auto Adjust iOS Based on the Time of Day


ProShot – Turn your iPhone 6/6s into a GoPro!


Pantone Smoothies


No UI is the New UI


Gmail, We Need To Talk


Firefox for iOS Released


Misused Mobile UX Patterns


What are the Real Merits of Material Design?


Gill Sans is Reborn for the Digital Age

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