Daily Links

Category: Design

Jun 22

The great discontent talks to Zach Lieberman

“That’s my advice to artists: find your community of people, and if it doesn’t exist, then build it. Invite people into it and expand it.”   https://thegreatdiscontent.com/interview/zach-lieberman

Jun 02

Best Practices for Website Header Design

Everyone knows: there is not the second chance to make the first impression. In the sphere of digital products, this eternal truth works in terms of high competition and incredible diversity. No doubt, some zones of the webpage or mobile screen are particularly important and effective in this aspect. Today we are going to discuss one of them in deeper focus: the header of the website.   https://uxplanet.org/best-practices-for-website-header-design-e0d55bf5f1e2?scid=social72946777

Nov 15

Typography-First

A guide about Web Typography & optimising readability.   http://anartfulscience.com/Typography-First.php

Sep 07

Front-End Developer Handbook

A guide that anyone could use to learn about the practice of front-end development.   http://www.frontendhandbook.com/

Sep 05

Create Isometric Vector Infographic Elements

A brief tutorial on how to create isometric vector infographic elements   http://vectips.com/tutorials/how-to-create-isometric-vector-infographic-elements

Aug 30

In-view

A javascript that notifies when a DOM element enters or exits the viewport   https://camwiegert.github.io/in-view/

Aug 30

How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds

How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds — from a Magician and Google’s Design Ethicist   https://medium.com/swlh/how-technology-hijacks-peoples-minds-from-a-magician-and-google-s-design-ethicist-56d62ef5edf3#.5nagkpc46

Aug 29

Cheatsheets, Guides & Docs for Web Designers

A collection of useful cheatsheets, references, guides, checklists and docs, covering almost all aspects of web design.   https://envato.com/blog/cheatsheets-web-designers/

Aug 24

Vector drawing on the go

Start an illustration on the go with Adobe Capture CC and Illustrator Draw on your iPhone, iPad, or Android device, and then finish it on your desktop with Adobe Illustrator CC.   https://helpx.adobe.com/mobile-apps/how-to/vector-drawing-go.html

Apr 25

The Way We Build

How rethinking the Airbnb app changed the way we approach design   http://airbnb.design/live-there/

Apr 24

Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a unicorn

Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a unicorn   http://blog.invisionapp.com/becoming-a-designer-who-codes/

Dec 17

Color made easy

How to create a perfect palette? In this brief tutorial Google Design experts lead us through an smart approach to design effectively with color.   https://www.google.com/design/spec/style/color.html

Dec 16

Creator’s Handbook

Technical guidelines and principles of design for icons from the Noun Project - nice tips, tutorials and Illustrator Templates   https://thenounproject.com/handbook/create/#collections

Jul 24

A list of design blogs

A list of 100 design blogs to follow   http://inkbotdesign.com/100-best-design-blogs/

Jul 23

Halftone generator

Cool online halftone generator that can be exported as an SVG or PNG - multiple settings with cool results! One for the bookmarks   http://halftonepatterns.com/

Jun 06

The Periodic Table of Design

Basic principles of design in a periodic table lay-out, cool!   http://blog.invisionapp.com/the-periodic-table-of-design/

May 01

Webdesigner news

Curated stories for designers   http://www.webdesignernews.com/

Apr 23

Flat UI Design

A showcase of standout web designs using the flat UI style   http://fltdsgn.com/

Feb 05

Beyond the Logo: Crafting a Brand Identity

Free SkillShare class: Beyond the Logo: Crafting a Brand Identity   http://www.skillshare.com/classes/design/Beyond-the-Logo-Crafting-a-Brand-Identity/1989648790

Feb 04

Starting a SASS workflow with Alfred

When you’re working with SASS (or Compass, or Bourbon, etc), and you want a simple way to compile your code, you might try a solution like CodeKit or Hammer.   https://medium.com/@clarklab/starting-a-sass-workflow-with-alfred-14f88903602a


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