Weekly Design News (N.222)

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Worth Reading

Smashing Mag published: Typographic Design Patterns And Current Practices.
Typographic Design Patterns And Current Practices on this weeks design news

Alan Stearns wrote about baseline grids for the web.
baseline grids for the web on this weeks design news

The difference between fixed, fluid, responsive layout? Liquidapsive (Liqui-dap-sive) will help.
The difference between fixed, fluid, responsive layout? Liquidapsive on this weeks design news

Neil Wright discusses why iOS7 does and doesn't reflect Apple's core brand.
iOS7 does and doesn't reflect Apple's core brand on this weeks design news

CSS trickery and calc function from Hugo Giraudel.
CSS trickery and calc function on this weeks design news

Typekit wrote about kerning on the web.
kerning on the web on this weeks design news

Loz Gray published his notes on the recent responsive Guardian redesign.
responsive Guardian redesign on this weeks design news

Fullscreen overlay effects tutorial from Codrops.
Fullscreen overlay effects on this weeks design news

Creating Guided Product Tours like Google & Facebook.
Guided Product Tours like Google & Facebook on this weeks design news

New Resources & Services

InstantClick – A Javascript library that speeds up your website.
InstantClick - A Javascript library that speeds up your website on this weeks design news

Fluidbox – A jQuery plugin for beautiful lightboxes.
InstantClick - A Javascript library that speeds up your website on this weeks design news

jquery.wanker.js – The web was meant to be read, not squished.
jquery.wanker.js - The web was meant to be read, not squished on this weeks design news

Vafpress – WordPress Administration Framework.
Vafpress - WordPress Administration Framework on this weeks design news

Octocard – Highly flexible info card for every Github lover.
Octocard - Highly flexible info card for every Github lover on this weeks design news

Sache – Find Sass and Compass extensions for your next project.
Sache - Find Sass and Compass extensions for your next project on this weeks design news

Command line cheat sheet & tips & tricks.
Command line cheat sheet & tips & tricks on this weeks design news

Designer Freebies

Crates – A free, responsive & grid-based tumblog theme for WordPress.
Crates - A free, responsive & grid-based tumblog theme for WordPress on this weeks design news

The Bitcoin Icon Set (100 Icons, SVG & JPG).
The Bitcoin Icon Set 100 Icons, SVG & JPG on this weeks design news

Fanicons Vol.1 (40 Icons, PSD, AI & EPS).
Fanicons Vol.1 on this weeks design news

65 Bold & 65 Light Weather Icons (EPS).
65 Bold & 65 Light Weather Icons on this weeks design news

High-Res Polygon Backgrounds (JPG).
High-Res Polygon Backgrounds on this weeks design news

Valentines Vector Pack (AI & EPS).
Valentines Vector Pack on this weeks design news

100 Seamless Fabric Textures (PAT).
100 Seamless Fabric Textures on this weeks design news

…some inspiration…

Inferno Typeface – A Flaming Typographic Experiment.
Inferno Typeface on this weeks design news

…and finally…

AIGA presents… 100 Years of Design.
100 Years of Design on this weeks design news

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