Popular Design News of the Week: May 9, 2016 – May 15, 2016

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  May. 15, 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.


How to Design a Daring but Effective Split-Screen Layout


Google is Messing Around with the Color of its Search Results Links


17 Things People Absolutely Hate About your Website


The Designer of the Old Instagram Logo on the New One


A Free Browser Built for Browser-Based Development


How to Present Web Design to Clients like a Pro


80s Apple Beige Making a Comeback


Let’s Write Beautiful CSS Comments


Design Showcase: French Design


9 Ways to Boost Conversions on Landing Pages


The 36 Best Free Web Fonts


Make Better Logos


Optimizing for Large-Scale Displays


Why a Perpetual Learner Beats a Fancy CV Anyday


Facebook is Building AI that Can Build AI


The Information Age is Over, Welcome to the Experience Age


How Instagram Designed their New App Icon


Resource Cards – Selected Free Resources for Designers


The Secret of Creativity: Procrastination


JavaScript Conquered the Web. Now It’s Taking Over the Desktop


Saving Lives with Typography


What your Font Choice Says About You


Building Prototypes Content-First


Complete Beginner’s Guide to UX Research


Embracing Fluid Typography


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