Popular design news of the week: October 15, 2018 — October 212018

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October 21, 2018
Popular design news of the week: October 15, 2018 - October 21, 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 Web Sliders Suck and 5 Ways to Fix Them

Meetter — Reduce Time Wasted by Meetings

A Guide to Rhythm in Web Typography

Keys to Maintainable CSS: Order

About Design Critique

How not to Design a Product like Everyone Else’s

Become an Emoji!

The Best Colors Named After People

Documenting Design Workflows

Funkify — Experience the Web Through the Eyes of the Differently Abled

Planable 2.0 — Collaborate on any Social Content, from Anywhere

Evergreen: A React UI Framework Built by Segment

If You Want to Design your Life, Start by Designing your Environment

Dribbble Launched an Official Sketch Plugin

Building an Image Generator for the Number 1 Track on Spotify

Uber’s Undoing: Local Vs. Global

Designing for Cognitive Differences

Why We Need to Stop Over-complicating UX

The No. 1 Thing You’re Getting Wrong About Inclusive Design

UX Amoeba for your Resume

Become a Stylistic Typography Expert in Sketch

Inclusive Design 24

Embracing Design Generalism

The Most Important Design Tool You’re not Using

Instagram has a Massive Harassment Problem

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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