Weekly News for Designers № 395
This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week.
New Resources & Tools
Sketch Material – A Sketch plugin that will help you generate complex material components like tables, chips, forms etc.
Gutenberg Boilerplate – Helps WordPress theme and plugin developers kick-start their development with the new Gutenberg editor.
wireframe – A minimal wireframing css-framework.
Markvis – Make visualization in markdown.
CSS Database – A comprehensive list of CSS features and their positions in the process of becoming implemented web standards.
study – An AB testing library designed to be clear, minimal, and flexible. It works in both the server and browser with the use of driver-based persistence layers.
MediumLightbox – A nice and elegant way to add zooming functionality for images, inspired by medium.com.
Logodrop – A Sketch Plugin to get brand logos right into Sketch App.
Sketch Cache Cleaner – Deletes hidden Sketch history files that can take a lot of space on your hard drive.
Learning Guides, Tutorials & Tips
How to Pair Fonts and Overcome Your Type Anxiety By Ulrik Hogrebe
Email Design Trends of 2017 (so far) By Really Good Emails
Simple WordPress Snippets to Enhance Your Secondary Navigation By Eric Karkovack
6 Subtle UI Changes in iOS 11 By Ben Bate
Common On-Site Search Mistakes and How to Fix Them By Stephen Moyers
Introducing The Website Speed Test Image Analysis Tool By Eric Portis
Google’s Rules For Designers Working With AI By Katharine Schwab
5 Popular UX Patterns That Users Hate By Nick Hiley
The UX of Getting Started in UX By Dan Maccarone & Sarah Doody
Flow – A typeface built for wireframing.
Source: Specky Boy