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