Popular Design News of the Week: July 17, 2017 – July 23, 2017

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Jul. 23, 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.


7 Design Hacks You Can Steal from Star Wars


Google’s New Panic Mode Should Be Part of Every UI


Site Redesign: Pentagram


DisplayJS: A Simple JS Framework for UIs


UX is Killing Brands


25 Typography Freebies to Make your Life Easier


The Value of Minimalism


How to Switch your Career to Product Design


Data Porn: Game of Thrones Style


Designer Excuses


Flow: A Typeface Built for Wireframing


Google’s Rules for Designers Working with AI


Site Design: Bonde.nyc


The Designer’s Guide to Using Colour in Branding


Said no User Ever


The Graphic Design of Old Batteries


Wordmark.it: Helps You Choose Fonts


UX Scenario Scaffolder Tool


How not to Be a Creative Dictator


Are Subscription Services the Future of Web Design?


Making Our own Emoji


Microsoft’s Calibri Font is at the Center of a Political Scandal


Pretty Pixels Vs. Functional Design


The Zuckerberg Shirt


Pitch Decks from Top Startups that Raised $700m


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