Popular Design News of the Week: August 28, 2017 – September 3, 2017

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Sep. 03, 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.


How I Built a CMS, and Why You Shouldn’t


How Icons are Ruining Interfaces


Designing Minimal UI for Maximum Impact


The Airbnb Tool that’s Changing UI Design


What is an Advanced Freelancer?


10 Free Onboarding UIs Built with CSS and JavaScript


Studio: Next Generation Design Tool for Digital Products


Site Design: Framer


How to Make a Design Portfolio that Converts


Call-to-Action Buttons – the Ultimate Guide for High-converting CTAs


To Those New to Design


Excessive Color Name List


The One Question Great Designers Ask


Typographical Inspiration in Trendy Web Design


Site Design: Klarna


What Does a UX Designer Actually Do?


How to Choose the Right Typeface for a Brand


Timbre: A Simple, Beautiful Audio/video Editor for Android


The Logo Design Process: Pure Storage Logo Design Sketches & Ideas


Crello: Graphic Design Tool


Vanity Metrics Need to Die


17 Brutalist Websites for your Brief, Pitiless Attention


Is no Branding the Best Way to Get Attention?


Fontface Ninja


How to Be a Completely Failed UX Designer


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