Popular design news of the week: March 21, 2016 – March 27, 2016

By Cameron Chapman Posted Mar. 27, 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 6 Biggest Design Mistakes Brands are Making Today


The Most Exciting CSS Development You’ve Never Heard of


CSS Only Responsive Tables


The Death of Instagram


Apple, It’s Time to Move on from “OS X”


Web Typography is Broken. Here’s How We Can Fix it


“Deadpool” Visual Effects Breakdown


8 Unintuitive Lessons on Being a Designer


Android Apps are About to Look More like iOS Apps


The Biggest Threat to WordPress Isn’t Another CMS


Protecting the World’s Rarest Colors


Working not Working


The Problem with Flat Design, According to a ‘UX Expert’


CSS Flexbox is Entirely Logical (Almost)


10 Years of Famous First Tweets


Material Colors App


The Pros, Cons, and Future of Flat Design


The Freelancer’s Organized Guide to Getting More Clients


JavaScript is the Most Common Coding Language on Earth


A Typography Workshop


Website Design: Grain & Mortar


Google is Making the Excellent Nik Collection for Professional Photographers Completely Free


People with Names that Break Computers


Blandly: We Build Bland Experiences


Why Twitter Beats Facebook


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