Popular Design News of the Week: October 16, 2017 – October 22, 2017

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Oct. 22, 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.


InVision’s New Free Tool Wants to Kill Sketch, Adobe, and Framer


Why the Email Confirmation Field Must Die


Essential JavaScript Libraries and Frameworks You Should Know About


Site Design: Adult Swim Singles 2017


Ghost Buttons: Why You Should Be Afraid


We Have Failed


RWD Design Blocks


In their Shoes: Developers Understanding Designers


A UX Designer’s Guide to Building Better Forms


Adobe Announces Groundbreaking AI Tool Sensei


Flat Design: Why You Should Question Nielsen Norman’s Research on the Trend


Site Design: Polaroid Originals


Color Palette Generator


Welcome Adobe XD CC


Bad Design Isn’t Just Ugly – It’s Expensive




Woz U – Steve Wozniak’s New Tech Education Platform


Are You Actually Designing for the User?


Apple’s Inconsistent iPhone X Design Guides Hint Perfection is no Longer Priority


Hey, Can You ‘do the UX’ for Us?


Can a Font Be Feminist?


Voyage UI Kit — Inbox Design


The History of the Ampersand


Rebuilding Slack.com


The Comic Sans Index: What Kind of Fonts do Americans Use?


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