Popular design news of the week: October 3, 2016 – October 9, 2016

By Cameron Chapman Posted Oct. 09, 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 22 Most Innovative Web Platforms of 2016


Slick – The Last Carousel You’ll Ever Need


Responsive Table Layout


Hero Patterns – A Collection of Repeatable SVG Background Patterns


How it Feels to Learn Javascript in 2016


20 Websites with Remarkable Home Pages


Is it Time to Stop Bad-Mouthing CSS in Developer Talks?


This Hillary Clinton Photo is a Snapshot of the Selfie Generation


Map of the Internet


Affinity Designer 1.5 has New Features for UI Designers


Beautiful Free Modern Fonts


What Makes Great Design so Disruptive?


Sharing my Entire Web App Development Process…


How to Build Side Projects and not Fail


Tips for Presenting Designs


Save the Princess in 8 Programming Languages


MailChimp and the Un-Silicon Valley Way to Make it as a Start-Up


The Keyword


Designing the Next Steve Jobs


‘Security Fatigue’ Causes Computer Users to Feel Hopeless, Act Recklessly


Nick Bilton on Twitter as an Acquisition


Google Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Trans-Siberian Railway with a New Doodle


Pacemaker 2.0: Create and Share Mixtapes with Friends


Why this Funky 80s Graphic Generator is Taking Over Twitter


Let’s all Obsess Over this Intricate Map of Alt Music History


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