Popular design news of the week: August 28, 2017 — September 32017

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September 03, 2017
Popular design news of the week: August 28, 2017 - September 3, 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

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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