Weekly News for Designers № 383

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New Resources & Tools

GitPitch – Create interactive online slideshows using GitHub flavored Markdown in your favorite editor.
GitPitch

Stark – A color-blind simulator and contrast checker for Sketch.
Stark

explodal – An “explosive” modal window that consists of over 97% CSS, 1 line of JavaScript and a small GIF.
explodal

Timestrap – A time tracking and invoicing you can host anywhere. Full export support in multiple formats and easily extensible.
Timestrap

10 Open Source CSS Snippets for Creating Blockquotes – A collection of beautiful blockquotes using pure CSS.
10 Open Source CSS Snippets for Creating Blockquotes

React Sketch.app – Render React components to Sketch; tailor-made for design systems.
React Sketch.app

Tamper Chrome – A Chrome extension that allows you to modify HTTP requests on the fly and aid on web security testing.
Tamper Chrome

The 10 Best Free Fonts for Coding & Programming – A collection of free, monospaced fonts that have been optimized for programming and tips for choosing the right font.
The 10 Best Free Fonts for Coding & Programming

Learning Guides, Tutorials & Tips

10 Machine Learning Examples in JavaScript By Danny Markov
10 Machine Learning Examples in JavaScript

My Name is Dan Mall By Freelance.tv
My Name is Dan Mall

Modern Favicon and Icon Development Techniques and Best Practices By Mira Brody
Modern Favicon and Icon Development Techniques and Best Practices

Information Architecture. The Most Important Part of Design You’re Probably Overlooking. By Jacob Ruiz
Information Architecture. The Most Important Part of Design You’re Probably Overlooking.

CSS in JavaScript: The future of component-based styling By Jonathan Z. White
CSS in JavaScript: The future of component-based styling

The Many Tools for Shape Morphing By Chris Coyier
The Many Tools for Shape Morphing

Unleashing The Full Potential Of Symbols In Sketch By Javier Cuello
Unleashing The Full Potential Of Symbols In Sketch

How to Become a Designer Without Going to School By Alec McGuffey
How to Become a Designer Without Going to School

UX Design

Analyzing the Hamburger Menu in Web Design By Stephen Moyers
Analyzing the Hamburger Menu in Web Design

Useful Tips and Tools for Better UX/UI Design By Speckyboy Editors
Useful Tips and Tools for Better UX/UI Design

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