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Weekly News for Designers (N.375)

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New Resources & Tools

Hex Naw – A color accessibility tool for designers and developers.

docsify – A magical documentation site generator.

notie.js – A clean and simple notification, input, and selection suite for javascript, with no dependencies.

Accessible color palette builder – A tool to help designers build color palettes with combinations that conform with accessibility standards.

Universal Native Boilerplate – Use this starter project to create an app that works well on every platform – Android, iOS, macOS, server-side rendering, web, and Windows. Pick only the platforms and features you want.

Learning Guides, Tutorials & Tips

Image Loading, Reloaded By Nicole Amsler

How to use Flexbox to create a modern card design layout By Abbey Fitzgerald

Naming Conventions for Sizes in Scalable CSS By Luke Harrison

SSL Certificates and HTTPS: What You Need to Know By Kevin Vertommen

How to Quickly Turn Boring Icons into Original Masterpieces By Tidjane Tall

Best Practices for Split Screen Design By Nick Babich

How to construct a design system By Colm Tuite

Design Framework for Chatbots By Jesús Martín

Free UI Resources

Free Sketch Download: iOS UX Flow Kit By John Wilson

Paticons: Icons And UI Patterns By Pixelbuddha

Top 50 Free Web UI Kits & Templates for 2017 By Speckyboy Editors

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