Popular design news of the week: February 11, 2019 — February 172019

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February 17, 2019
Popular design news of the week: February 11, 2019 - February 17, 2019.

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.

Introducing Textblock

HTML Slides Without Frameworks, Just CSS

The Best of Slack & Trello in One App

The Failed Netflix Homepage Redesign Experiment that Nobody even Noticed

Design Without Color First

Graphic Artist Peter Saville on Creating Burberry’s New Logo

Next.js 8 Released

Making Google Fonts Faster

Pantone Color Bridge Plus and CMYK Cheat Sheets for Graphic Designers

UI Goodies 2.0! A Redesign and More Resources for Designers!

How White Space Killed an Enterprise App (and Why Data Density Matters)

Pods — Tiny Telegram Groups for Designers

Choosing the Right UI Animation Tool

7 Pillars of UI Design: Keep these in Mind

21 CSS Hotspot” Examples

Goodbye, Slack. Hello, Spectrum

Form Design: Handling Optional Fields

Designing Magical Interfaces

Designing Futuristic Interfaces — Become a XR Designer in 5 Minutes

I Failed as a Designer at a Startup

The Maze Report — An Instant, Gorgeous UX Report for all your User Tests

34 Great Free Fonts

3‑colors Gradients Generator

The Ineffectiveness of Lonely Icons

Pixar’s Rules of Storytelling Applied to Product Managers & UX Designers

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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