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Weekly News for Designers (N.248)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter for some more amazing articles, resources and freebies. New Resources & Tools Tumblr-Style Loading Cogs animated with CSS and SVG icons. Responsive Transactional HTML Email Templates from MailGun. PowerToCSS…

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Illustration Series Depicting Famous Bald Heads in Pop Culture

Brazilian illustrator Mr. Peruca has recently created a humorous collection of illustrations that feature some of the most distinctive and famous bald heads from popular culture. Gloriously entitled Notorious Baldies, the series features such diverse characters as Yoda and Darth Maul from Star Wars, Homer Simpson, Bane, Charlie Brown, and even Pinhead from Hellraiser. Here they are: Notorious Baldies Illustration…

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Weekly News for Designers (N.247)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter for some more amazing articles, resources and freebies. New Resources & Tools Vide – easy as hell jQuery plugin for video backgrounds. Mapbox GL – A JavaScript library for…

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20 Examples of Fullscreen Responsive Menus

We’ve covered responsive navigation a number of times over the last couple of years, from off-canvas reveals and nested accordians, to the simpler <select> drop-down menu system. There really are a multitude of responsive navigation solution out there. Recently though, there has been a new trend emerging, namely the fullscreen responsive menu. Typically activated by a hamburger button, the fullscreen…

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[Expired] Giveaway – Win 1 of 5 Limited Edition Card Games for Developers and Designers!

We have another fantastic giveaway for you this week. fournova not only released version 2 of their popular Git client Tower recently, they have also created a fantastic card game for developers and designers, entitled “The Nerdy Game of Cards,” featuring open source projects and frameworks. The fun game comes in a nice little box of 32 cards and cannot…

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Why Faster Websites Make More Money [Infographic]

From a design point of creating a website, it seems simple. Some design websites to be pleasing to the eye. Others focus on UX and functionality. However, it seems as though an often forgotten element in creating a website is its speed. Loading the site down with heavy background images and fancy animations might win some design awards. However, the…

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Weekly News for Designers (N.246)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter for some more amazing articles, resources and freebies. New Resources & Tools Fontface Ninja – A Chrome extension that allows you to recognize and download any font. BitcoinJS –…

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Weekly News for Designers (N.245)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter for some more amazing articles, resources and freebies. New Resources & Tools Responsive Logos – An intriguing exploration into scalable logos from Joe Harrison. Justified.js – A jQuery plugin…