Popular design news of the week: April 11, 2016 — April 172016

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April 17, 2016
Popular design news of the week: April 11, 2016 - April 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

Want more? No problem! Keep track of top design news from around the web with Webdesigner News.

Cameron Chapman

Cameron Chapman is a freelance writer and designer from New England. You can visit her site or follow her on Twitter.

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