Weekly Design News (N.221)

By on February 4th, 2014Designer News

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week.

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Worth Reading

Consider if you actually need jQuery, you might not…
you might not need jQuery - Weekly Design News

Blair Enns shared the email line that’s client repellent
email line that's client repellent - Weekly Design News

Ian Murphy wrote about how RWD is still the future of web design
RWD is still the future of web design - Weekly Design News

Aqeel asked the question: What’s with putting the CSS in the head?
What's with putting the CSS in the head? - Weekly Design News

Steven Bradley wrote about how to use custom properties for cascading variables
custom properties for cascading variables - Weekly Design News

Alex Young wrote about the art of handling errors
art of handling errors - Weekly Design News

Boxes That Fill Height (Or More) (and Don't Squish) from Chris Coyier
Boxes That Fill Height - Weekly Design News

We published 40 Tiny Web-Based Apps & Tools for Web Designers
40 Tiny Web-Based Apps & Tools for Web Designers - Weekly Design News

New Resources & Services

A List Apart Pattern Library
A List Apart Pattern Library - Weekly Design News

Nightwatch.js – A UI automated testing framework based on node.js
Nightwatch.js - Weekly Design News

SVGMagic – jQuery SVG fallback plugin
SVGMagic - Weekly Design News

Image Lightbox (Responsive and Touch-Friendly)
Image Lightbox - Weekly Design News

DevDocs – Combines multiple API docs in a fast & searchable interface
DevDocs - Weekly Design News

Sitespeed.io – Analyze your website speed and performance
Sitespeed.io - Weekly Design News

One Page Scroll – Create an Apple-like one page scroller website
One Page Scroll - Weekly Design News

Sublime Text Cheat Sheet
Sublime Text Cheat Sheet - Weekly Design News

Designer Freebies

iPad iOS7 Kit (Sketch)
iPad iOS7 Kit sketch - Weekly Design News

Stripes & Co – A Line-Styled Icon Set (65 Icons)
Stripes & Co - A Line-Styled Icon Set - Weekly Design News

Juntos – One Page Template for Charities (HTML & JS)
Juntos - One Page Template for Charities - Weekly Design News

UUUU Icon Set (30 Icons, SVG)
UUUU Icon Set - Weekly Design News

Apple Devices Mockup
Apple Devices Mockup - Weekly Design News

LEGOlize Yourself (PSD)
LEGOlize Yourself psd - Weekly Design News