Popular Design News of the Week: February 8, 2021 – February 14, 2021

WebdesignerDepot Staff By WDD Staff  |  Feb. 14, 2021

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.


Google’s Next Big Chrome Update Will Rewrite the Rules of the Web


10 Best Alternatives to Google Analytics in 2021


Gamification in UX Design: Designing Fun Experiences for Serious


UI Design Trends for Web and Mobile We Start 2021 With


Getting The Most Out Of Git


Appreciating the Unsung Heroes of WordPress


Simple CSS Line Hover Animations for Links


How to Kill a Unicorn


Animating a CSS Gradient Border


Color Spark – A Color Scheme Plugin for Figma


QuickLens – Inspect the UI Like a Pro


6 Important WordPress Gutenberg Updates to Be Aware Of


23 Exciting New Tools for Designers, February 2021


A UX Guide to Optimize Conversions


13 UX Tips That Will Improve Your Website’s SEO


Don’t Offer a Free Plan


The 25 Best Single Page Web Designs


Illustration Kit – Premium Open Source Illustrations Updated Daily


DesignOps: Just a New Buzzword?


Bilgge – a Privacy-paranoid Free Service for your Notes and Secrets


How to Deal With Designers in 10 Easy Steps


Website Optimization Checklist: Your Go-To Guide to SEO


JavaScript Minification Benchmarks


Framer is Dead · A Love Letter to my Prototyping Tool of Choice


The Differences in Web Hosting (Go with the Happy Path)


Pixelplace.io – One Giant Pixel Canvas That Anyone Can Draw On