Weekly News for Designers (N.360)


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New Resources & Tools

The first public beta build of the new Pencil 3.0 is available for testing.

Div Table – An HTML Div Table Generator.

FormLinter – A small web-based tool for detecting common common usability issues.

Sprite Spirit – A handy generator & SCSS Mixin that brings image sprites to life.

jQuery Linechart – A new jQuery plugin for building simple charts.

Hedron – A no-frills flexbox grid system for React, powered by styled-components.

Mention – A clean, minimalistic and free theme for Ghost.

Learning Guides, Tutorials & Tips

Learn Angular 2 Development Free Video Course By Gary Simon.

How to Speed up Google Fonts in WordPress By Brian Jackson.

How CSS Pseudo-Classes Work, Explained with Code and Lots of Diagrams By Nash Vail.

Material Design vs Flat Design UI – What's the Difference? By Vitaly Kuprenko.

6 Sketch Tricks For Boosting Your Productivity By Adi Purdila.

Progressive Web Applications: What Exactly Are They? By Mark Pedersen.

Tips and Tricks for Creating Better Design Style Guides By Bogdan Sandu.

The Power of the rgba() Color Function in CSS By Ahmad Shadeed.

Bouncing Back from Freelance Business Failure By Rajiv Sighamony.

Free Actions, Fonts & Mockups

Freebie: Anaglyph Photoshop Actions.

Freebie: Traveler Typeface by Pixel Surplus.

20 Free High-Resolution Corporate Identity & Branding Mockup Templates.

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