Popular design news of the week: May 8, 2017 — May 142017

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May 14, 2017
Popular design news of the week: May 8, 2017 - May 14, 2017.

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.

Wireframes are Dead

17 Awesome Sources of Web Design Inspiration

15 Inspirational Examples of Minimal Web Design

Have We Entered the Era of Bad Graphic Design?

50 Best Resources When Learning to Code

Material Components for the Web

Design Principle: IKEA Effect

Visage 4.0: A Brand Design Tool for your Whole Team

20 Awesome Animated Infographics with Interactive Designs

OMG-IMG: Insert Icons Directly into HTML with Just One Line of Code

What’s Coming in WordPress 4.8 (Features and Screenshots)

Messenger — A Small Alternative to Slack

Basic Patterns of Mobile Navigation

Page Weight 2.0 — Find and Fix Heavy Images on your Website

Instagram Opens Publishing on the Web

The End of Web Forms

Creating your First E‑Commerce Site: 13 Top Tips for Success

Illusion​.ai — Conversational UI as a Service

Site Design: Sidewalk Labs, an Alphabet Company

Google’s Fuchsia OS Interface Hints at a Bright Post-Android Future

UberData: Designing with Real Data in Photoshop

The Weird Words and Phrases Designers Use to Test their Fonts

How to Boost Usability with Intelligent Color Choices

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI

Designing Forms for Gender Diversity and Inclusion

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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