Popular design news of the week: February 1, 2016 – February 7, 2016

By Cameron Chapman Posted Feb. 07, 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.


Is this the Perfect Save Icon?


Why Use Www?


Design Trend: Parallax with a Twist


12 Small CSS Frameworks to Use in your Web Designs


WordPress Desktop


The Inside Story of Uber’s Radical Rebranding


What to do When You Lose Motivation as a Designer


The List of UX Tools to Rule Them all


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


Inside Facebook’s Decision to Blow up the like Button


Designer Bio Generator


8 Habits of Veteran UX Designers


Elastic Circle Slideshow


Lists are the New Search


Building Project Comet: Evolving Onboarding


Call Me E-schmail: Conquering the Beast that is HTML Email


Making the User Trust your UI


Alphabet Becomes the Most Valuable Public Company in the World


28 Tips, Tricks, and Hacks for Adobe Photoshop CC


Site Design: InVision Labs


Flickr to Be Scaled Back as Yahoo Trims 1,700 Jobs


Five Reasons LinkedIn Had its Worst Day Ever


Google’s New Interactive E-Books Would Be Impossible to Print


When Graphic Design was a Protest Weapon


The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Content Strategy


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