Popular Design News of the Week: April 11, 2016 – April 17, 2016

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Apr. 17, 2016

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.


6 Ways to Make your Personal Website More Effective


Becoming a Full-Stack Web Design Freelancer


Site Design: Plane


Sketch, Illustrator or Fireworks? Exploring a New Free UI Design App: Gravit


What’s New in WordPress 4.5


A Brief History of Lens Flare


Museum Logos: Drawing the Line


100 Portraits that Tell the Stories of People Underrepresented in Tech


Noysi – Create a Teamwork Chat for Free


Thwock: An Interactive Presentation Tool


4 Lessons Google Teaches us About User Experience


Min: Minimal Web Browser


Onboarding to Land Clients


Jony Ive Designs Stunning One-off iPad Pro


Stashes.io – Start your own Curated Directory


The Future of Business is Design


Google Built an App that Critiques Other Apps


Designers Shouldn’t Code-they Should Study Business


Ignoring LinkedIn is Hurting your Career


Moleskine Launches Smart Writing Set


Man Erases Thousands of Websites with a Bad Command


Shopify Acquires Kit, the Artificially Intelligent Marketing bot


Cards Against Humanity Designer: “Graphic Design Doesn’t Have a Critical Dialogue”


Microsoft’s Blue Screen of Death is Getting an Update


House Passes Bill to Sabotage Net Neutrality


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