Popular design news of the week: January 25, 2016 – January 31, 2016

By Cameron Chapman Posted Jan. 31, 2016 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.


The 9 Graphic Design Trends You Need to Be Aware of in 2016


The Future is Near: 13 Design Predictions for 2017


Tips for Designers Who Don’t Code


Minimal Homepage


Timelined: Customizable CSS-only Vertical Timeline


Google Revamps their Webmasters Portal with Clean New Slick Design & Resources


The Genius of WordPress (and Why It’s Doomed)


Google will Soon Shame all Websites that are Unencrypted


Dribbble and the Creation of the Useless Designer


Codepen’s New Feature: A JavaScript Console!


Guilt and Shame as a UI Design Element


Best Practices for Content Planning in UX Design


The Problem with Dribbble : Tobias Van Schneider


Posters 2015


How to Wow Me with your UX Research Portfolio


The Real Legacy of Steve Jobs


Facebook’s Condensed the World’s Emotions into 6 Reactions, and They’re Coming Soon


The ‘Memoire’ Typeface Changes like a Memory as You Use it


“Please Stop” with Times New Roman


Why Fonts Matter, and How They Impact your Mood


Adobe Just Launched a Squarespace Competitor Called Portfolio


Is the Internet Killing Creativity?


Entrepreneur Porn is a Dangerous Fantasy


How Much are You Worth to Facebook?


19 Glamorous Graphics from the Golden Age of Cuban Design


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