Weekly News for Designers (N.318)


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 design articles, resources and freebies.

New Resources & Tools

Brands in Colours – A simple colour reference for your projects using SASS variables.

Picnic CSS – An invasive CSS library to get your style started.

cssFilters.co – A playground for creating custom and Instagram-like photo filters for CSS.

Philter – A JS plugin that gives you the power to control CSS filters with HTML attributes.

Timelined – A customizable CSS-only vertical timeline

Flexbox Playground – A handy tool for learning and building flexbox layouts.

AWRStudyr – A new Chrome extension that offers powerful SEO & web technologies insights.

ScrollReveal.js – Easily create scroll animations for both web and mobile browsers.

Hookbin – A free service that allows you to collect, parse and view HTTP requests.

Overpass Web Font – An open-source webfont family inspired by Highway Gothic.

Learning Resources, Tutorials & Tips

Pointy Slider in CSS & jQuery By CodyHouse.

Tips for Designers Who Don't Code By Matt Saunders.

Last In, First Out CSS Transitions By Call Me Nick.

Setting up HTTP/2 By Surma.

What’s New in jQuery 3.0 & How to Use It By Saurabh Kirtani.

Finding Internships as a Young Web Designer By Nicole Boyer.

Leaner Responsive Images With Client Hints By Jon Arne Sæterås.

…and finally…

Freebie: Valentine & Love Postage Stamp Icon Set (PSD, AI, EPS, SVG & PNG).

Browse the Weekly Web Designer News Archives →