Weekly News for Designers (N.277)

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New Resources & Tools

CSS has long been the language of the web, so how about a typeface based on CSS?
css-sans

Select or Die, a jQuery plugin to style <select> elements.
select-die

Textures.js — a set of SVG elements for data visualization.
texturesjs

Need a simple way to find and use CSS3 animations? Try AniCollection.
anicollection

sanitize.css makes browsers render elements consistently and allows you to style with today’s best practices out-of-the-box.
sanitizecss

Pixel Counter is an open source application for counting the pixels of your images.
pixelcounter

Add spacial scrolling for modern devices in your projects using interdimensional.
interdimensional

SassyFlags is a simple library for adding flags to your websites.
sassyflags

Markdown Plus is a Markdown editor with features you won’t find elsewhere!
markdownplus

Libraries, an open source library discovery service.
libraries

New Learning & Reading Resources

Different ways to use SVG sprites by Sarah Drasner.
svg-sprites

Examples of text input effects by Mary Lou.
text-input

The Book of Shaders, a step by step guide to fragment shaders.
shaders

An introduction to kerning and typography by Charlotte Demonque.
kerning-typo

Including your personal passions in design by Addison Duvall.
design-passion

A collection of must-watch videos about CSS.
mst-watch-css

Free GUI Resources Resources

Free Font: Katahdin Round
katahdin-round

Freebie: Swifticons icon set
swifticons

And Finally

Never Ever Say These Phrases to a Photographer!
photographer

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