Popular Design News of the Week: May 16, 2016 – May 22, 2016

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  May. 22, 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.


Concept: Redesigning Facebook’s UX


Google Releases Tool to Tell You if a Site is Mobile-Friendly


Great Typography on the Web – 17 Examples


A CSS Generator for Centering Elements


10 Great New Google Font Pairs


Design that Scares Users Away


The Best Fonts for Coding: A Collection


A Tool for Creating Free, Shareable Design Briefs


Should You Be Using Squarespace or WordPress?


Apple Changes iTunes UI, it Doesn’t Help


Site Design: Frontage


Google’s New Spaces App Combines Chrome, Youtube, Search


The 10 Biggest UX Advances in the Last Century so Far


A Daily Showcase of UI Interactions


How to Build Prototypes with Sketch and Keynote


Vital: A Minimal CSS Framework that Works with You


Netflix Made their own Internet Speed Testing Tool


Google Takes on WhatsApp and Skype with Allo and Duo


Web 0.0: Social Media Before the Internet, in Pictures


Unshackle your Creative Side with these 10 New Tools


Forget the Visuals, Design is About Solutions


Chrome will Soon Favor HTML5, Make Flash Click-to-Run


Why Ecommerce Sites Shouldn’t Put Products on the Home Page


How to Improve your Eye for Design


Creating a Living Style Guide: A Case Study


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