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Le: 30 04 2021 à 20:45 Auteur: Louise North

We’re rounding up the week with a fun quiz for anyone who loves fonts. You’ve seen these typefaces used in hundreds of designs — from presidential campaigns, to corporate branding — but do you know who crafted those curves? We’ll start off with an easy one: Do you know who designed Futura? Source

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Le: 29 04 2021 à 20:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

This week, in a move like something from a particularly eventful episode of The Office, popular project management app company Basecamp banned political and societal discussion in the company’s internal communications. In a post that has been revised for “clarification,” the company’s co-founder Jason Fried listed six rules for employees: No societal or political discussions […]

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Le: 28 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Simon Sterne

Landing pages are central to successful marketing campaigns; they allow you to target particular customers with particular solutions to particular problems. It’s easy to confuse what a landing page is because users “land” on many pages. When we talk about landing pages, we mean a page that is entirely dedicated to a particular type of […]

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Le: 26 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Paddi MacDonnell

This month’s collection contains a combination of big and bold, and clean and minimal. Although basic minimalism is still trendy, with lots of white space and greyscale type, we are seeing it softened with color. This is implemented differently, ranging from hints of off-whites in images to gentle pastels as section backgrounds. Playing around with […]

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Le: 25 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Louise North

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe […]

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Le: 23 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Simon Sterne

CSS is an awesome tool for styling websites. It’s small, fast, and easy to learn. But like all code, there’s a right way, and a wrong way to write it. Badly written CSS renders slowly, impacting on the perceived speed of your site, and even damaging your SEO. Writing fast CSS is about knowing your […]

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Le: 22 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

To mark Earth Day 2021, we’re looking at the ways you can reduce your site’s carbon footprint, while boosting performance, user experience, and SEO.

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Le: 21 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Suzanne Scacca

Ten years ago, people began talking about the “Independent Web.” Although we don’t commonly use the term anymore, that doesn’t mean that it’s not still as vital a topic of discussion today as it was a decade ago. Today, I want to look at where the term came from, what it refers to today, and […]

The post What Is The Independent Web And Does It Matter In 2021? first appeared on Webdesigner Depot.

Le: 19 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Carrie Cousins

Rather than spring cleaning, do some spring “shopping” for tools that will make your design life easier. Packed with free options this month, this list is crammed full of tools and elements that you can use in your work every day. Here’s what new for designers this month: April’s Top Picks Charts.css Charts.css makes creating […]

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Le: 18 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Louise North

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe […]

The post Popular Design News Of The Week: April 12, 2021 – April 18, 2021 first appeared on Webdesigner Depot.

Le: 17 04 2021 à 11:29 Auteur: Walter

Every month we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist who’s one of the most published, prolific and versatile cartoonists in the world […]

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Le: 16 04 2021 à 20:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

Over the last fortnight one site builder has gone toe-to-toe with another, as Wix launched a marketing campaign aimed at attracting WordPress users, and instead attracted universal ire. First, Wix sent out expensive headphones as gifts to key WordPress “influencers” in an attempt to lure them to the platform. Second, they produced a series of […]

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Le: 15 04 2021 à 20:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

We’re no longer arguing about whether climate change exists because climate change is now extensively documented. Instead, we’re arguing over whether climate change is a natural cycle or human-accelerated. At this point, the reasonable best-case (yes, best-case) scenario is that global temperatures will rise by 2˚C — if we don’t meet our global emissions targets, […]

The post Poll: Is Environmentally Conscious Web Design Really Worth It? first appeared on Webdesigner Depot.

Le: 14 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Rebekah Carter

Have you ever wondered why we’re so amazed by motion? A moving image is more likely to grab your attention than a static one. Motion is exciting and attention-grabbing – plus, it allows us to access more information in a short space of time.  For a while now, companies have been experimenting with all kinds […]

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Le: 12 04 2021 à 12:45 Auteur: Suzanne Scacca

Google has been talking about the Core Web Vitals tool and the Page Experience Update for about a year now. With the update scheduled to roll out in May 2021, now is the time to make sure your websites are prepared for it. It’s taking a lot of the best practices Google has recommended over […]

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Le: 11 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Louise North

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe […]

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Le: 09 04 2021 à 20:45 Auteur: Simon Sterne

Inclusive design is all about designing sites with everyone in mind instead of designing for your own preferences. It’s an essential component in a professional-grade site and the cornerstone of a successful project. Accessibility (A11y for short) is the technical branch of inclusive design. Accessibility is a science: it knows what markup is required to […]

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Le: 09 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

We all get excited about new projects; we’re daydreaming about possibilities from the first contact with a potential client. Most professionals have an established onboarding process, with contracts to sign and business assets to acquire; if you’re a coder, you probably set up a fresh new repository; if you’re a designer, you create a new […]

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Le: 07 04 2021 à 16:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

Web design is an ever-evolving field. Those of us that have been in the industry a long time (i.e., six months plus) have seen the launch of more products, the establishment of more ideas, and the promise of more growth than most industries see over a whole career. While the tools we use, the terminology […]

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Le: 05 04 2021 à 12:45 Auteur: Carrie Cousins

The best thing about writing about website design trends each month is looking at all the great sites that are being developed. Designers are stretching creatively and exploring new techniques and ways of doing things all the time. It’s refreshing and inspiring. This month, some of those trends include a style that nods to brutalism, […]

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Le: 04 04 2021 à 12:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

Everyday design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe to […]

The post Popular Design News of the Week: March 29, 2021 – April 4, 2021 first appeared on Webdesigner Depot.

Le: 01 04 2021 à 12:45 Auteur: Ben Moss

This week Google announced further details of its plan to remove cookies from ad tracking. The strategy, which the ad giant expects to be fully implemented by 2022, has come about due to increasingly stringent privacy laws in a growing number of territories around the globe. Google’s first step was the announcement in January of […]

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