Popular Design News of the Week: August 12, 2019 – August 18, 2019

Cameron Chapman By Cameron Chapman  |  Aug. 18, 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.


Image Optimization for the Web (2019 Guide)




Do Creatives Still Need Personal Websites?


Noted: New Logo for Lotus


How to Choose the Right Font for your Website


Adobe’s Next Big Bets are on AR and Mixed Reality Software


4 Rules for Intuitive UX


This YouTuber Redesigned the Logos of Starbucks, Coffee Bean, and Folgers-and They’re Brilliant


Beautiful Examples of Anime UI


Adobe Fresco: A Free App for the iPad Made to Beat Procreate


The Real Reason Snap Changed its Logo


5 Sneaky Typography Errors to Avoid


Uber Design Platform


WeWork Isn’t a Tech Company; It’s a Soap Opera


How Tinder Design Hooks You up


Here’s How Google’s New Keyword Selection Preferences Work


The Evolution of Visual Design and Tech’s Designer Renaissance


50+ Best Free Fonts for Minimal Design


Dieter Rams Designed One of Gillette’s Most Successful Razors


Three Years of Misery Inside Google, the Happiest Company in Tech


Designer Vs Corporation


Superposition: Use the Design System You Already Have


Finding Brand True North


The Four Critical Factors to Planning a Successful Project


UX Can’t Be Defined by One Set of “Rules”


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