Popular Design News of the Week: July 27, 2015 – August 2, 2015

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Aug. 02, 2015

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.


Unsplash.it – Beautiful Placeholders Using Images from Unsplash


Font Awesome 4.4 Launches 66 New Icons


10 Portfolio Design Tips Inspired by Webflow Designers


Welcome to 1984 (Windows 10)


Why Does Every Meme Use that Same Font?


What’s it Really like to Be a Graphic Designer?


MailHero – the All-in-one Gmail Extension


See Photoshop and Other Software as Humans


Beautiful Annual Report Designs


Why Everyone is a Designer… but Shouldn’t Design


Spatial Interfaces


I Hate Apple


How to Price a Logo Design (free Tools and Tips from the Pros)


The Turing Phone is the Craziest Device You’ll See this Year


If Designers Talked Dirty, this is What They’d Say (22 Pics)


Occupy Flash


Texter – a Website Where You Can Have Fun with Words


Websites, Please Stop Blocking Password Managers – It’s 2015


LinkedIn Co-founder Reluctantly Admits that its Design is Bad


How App Design Can Hurt App Development


Cube Navigation – Pixels Movie Story


Twitter’s Biggest Problem? Its Flawed Design


Stop Pushing the Web Forward


The Designer’s Guide to Gestalt Theory


How Copywriting Can Benefit from User Research


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