Popular Design News of the Week: April 9, 2018 – April 15, 2018

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Apr. 15, 2018

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.


Flowmagic – Simple Time Tracking


Flexible Grid – Framework (Scss/Sass/Css/Html)


A New JPEG Format


Designers Just Fixed Facebook. Your Move, Zuckerberg


Sass Starter for Simple Typography


Start your Designs with a Concept


Gmail Brand New Redesign Leaked


Brutalism Design is the Bad Influence We all Need


Fluent Design System


YouTube and Facebook are Losing Creators to Blockchain-Powered Rivals


Stop Calling these Dark Design Patterns or Dark UX. These are Simply Asshole Designs.


Should You Use Material Design?


New to Email Coding? Here’s Where to Start.


Be a Deletist – Delete your Data Footprint, Go Private and Make More Time


Sketch.The.Ripper – Rip and Share .sketch Files on any OS




The Value of UX Strategy


Craft CMS 3.0 Released & Commerce 2.0 Beta


Artboard Studio – The First App Mainly Focused on Mockups


What You Didn’t Know About the Color Red


Adrian Frutiger Logos, 1960s-70s


Design System Repo


Why Transparent, Open Design Leads to Happier Clients


Helvetica is Now an Encryption Device


The Rise of Green UX


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