Popular Design News of the Week: April 30, 2018 – May 6, 2018

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  May. 06, 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.


Why You Should Never Center or Right Align your Logo


Pure CSS Francine




Walmart.com Redesigns as the Anti-Amazon


Smart CSS Grid


1970s In-house IBM Posters


The 12 Best Free Icon Fonts for Web Designers


The Top 14 Google Fonts for Strong Headlines and Headings


The Evolution of Graphic Design


50+ Incredibly Creative Typographic Logo


Color Theory – Tips and Inspiration




Practical Jokes in the Browser


Lifefaker.com Makes Faking Perfection Easy


Here’s How Designers Would Fix Amazon


HolaBrief: A Better Way to Create Design Briefs. Would You Use this Tool?


Official Guide to the EU’s New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


What Designers Can Learn from Apple’s Original Masterpiece


How to Design Better Social Media


How Paper Wireframing will Make You a Better Designer


I Tried Leaving Facebook. I Couldn’t




Priority Guides: A Content-First Alternative to Wireframes


Two Fascinating Things Salesforce Discovered When it Studied Color


How to Be a Mediocre UI/UX Designer


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