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Deadlines and project management making you miserable? Paymo takes them off your back!

Deadlines and project management making you miserable? Paymo takes them off your back!

#Outside
Complex Search-Results Pages Change Search Behavior: The Pinball Pattern

Complex Search-Results Pages Change Search Behavior: The Pinball Pattern

#UX
FREE ebook: Test Automation Design & Strategy for Your App. How To Save Money With Automation

FREE ebook: Test Automation Design & Strategy for Your App. How To Save Money With Automation

#Dev
Instagram Just Took its Divisive ‘hidden Likes’ Experiment Global

Instagram Just Took its Divisive ‘hidden Likes’ Experiment Global

#Apps
My Complete Toolkit for Design and Productivity

My Complete Toolkit for Design and Productivity

#Resources
Oh Hey, Padding Percentage is Based on the Parent Element’s Width

Oh Hey, Padding Percentage is Based on the Parent Element’s Width

#Dev
Warner Bros.' New Brand is a Glimpse at the Future of Entertainment

Warner Bros.' New Brand is a Glimpse at the Future of Entertainment

#Design
Building a Design Culture and Celebrating UX Wins at Thomson Reuters

Building a Design Culture and Celebrating UX Wins at Thomson Reuters

#Business
To the Shock of no One, Research Paper Shows 5G is Vulnerable to all Sorts of Attacks

To the Shock of no One, Research Paper Shows 5G is Vulnerable to all Sorts of Attacks

#Silicon Valley
Back in 1900, Activist W. E. B. Du Bois was Using Infographics to Challenge White Supremacy

Back in 1900, Activist W. E. B. Du Bois was Using Infographics to Challenge White Supremacy

#Design
How Kickstarter Built an Independent Publication Focused on Creativity

How Kickstarter Built an Independent Publication Focused on Creativity

#Business
NEW gorgeous pre-built websites! Check out Be Theme’s 450+ gallery

NEW gorgeous pre-built websites! Check out Be Theme’s 450+ gallery

#UX
Creative Activities to Help your Design Team Thrive

Creative Activities to Help your Design Team Thrive

#Business
Words and Phrases in Common Use Which Originated in the Field of Typography

Words and Phrases in Common Use Which Originated in the Field of Typography

#Typography
Be Theme Challenge: Pick ONE of their 450+ pre-built websites

Be Theme Challenge: Pick ONE of their 450+ pre-built websites

#UX
Introducing the Book of Branding, a guide for startups and beyond

Introducing the Book of Branding, a guide for startups and beyond

#Design
Sally Thurer's Critical Design Practice Reaches Beyond What You Can See with your Eyes

Sally Thurer's Critical Design Practice Reaches Beyond What You Can See with your Eyes

#Design
5 Ways Content Can Improve your Websites’ Accessibility — and Overall UX

5 Ways Content Can Improve your Websites’ Accessibility — and Overall UX

#UX
Increase your Productivity by Saying Goodbye to Drains and Incompletions

Increase your Productivity by Saying Goodbye to Drains and Incompletions

#Business
Adobe is Building Live-streaming into Creative Cloud Apps

Adobe is Building Live-streaming into Creative Cloud Apps

#Apps
How Our Global Design Team Switched from Sketch to Figma

How Our Global Design Team Switched from Sketch to Figma

#Apps
How to Have a Successful UX Career at Google (Or Anywhere Else)

How to Have a Successful UX Career at Google (Or Anywhere Else)

#Business
Nuffield Rebrand by SomeOne Features Motion Graphics Built on “sensations”

Nuffield Rebrand by SomeOne Features Motion Graphics Built on “sensations”

#Design
Firefox will Automatically Block Website Notifications in 2020

Firefox will Automatically Block Website Notifications in 2020

#Apps
Adobe Previews an AI Feature that Can Tell When an Image has been Manipulated

Adobe Previews an AI Feature that Can Tell When an Image has been Manipulated

#Apps
Typora: A Truly Minimal Markdown Editor

Typora: A Truly Minimal Markdown Editor

#Apps
GitHub Sponsors is Now Out of Beta in 30 Countries

GitHub Sponsors is Now Out of Beta in 30 Countries

#Resources
Adobe XD Does Collaborative Editing Now, Just like Figma

Adobe XD Does Collaborative Editing Now, Just like Figma

#Apps
Create Awesome Design with Smash Illustrations

Create Awesome Design with Smash Illustrations

#Resources
WeTransfer Wants You to Conquer your Fear of Drawing

WeTransfer Wants You to Conquer your Fear of Drawing

#Apps
Forget Trick or Treat, Here are 5 Horrifying Technologies that Should Really Scare You!

Forget Trick or Treat, Here are 5 Horrifying Technologies that Should Really Scare You!

#Funny
Google Announces .new Domain Availability

Google Announces .new Domain Availability

#Resources
Zuckerberg Doubles Down on Facebook Political Ads Policy After Twitter Ban

Zuckerberg Doubles Down on Facebook Political Ads Policy After Twitter Ban

#Business
Adobe Restores Service in Venezuela, Adds Three Months for Free as an Apology

Adobe Restores Service in Venezuela, Adds Three Months for Free as an Apology

#Apps
Research: 12 Million Images Analyzed, these are the Most Used Colors

Research: 12 Million Images Analyzed, these are the Most Used Colors

#Silicon Valley
Kenny Brandenberger’s Fluid Typographic Design is Made with Machine-like Precision

Kenny Brandenberger’s Fluid Typographic Design is Made with Machine-like Precision

#Typography
Figma is introducing 'Community', their new take on 'Open Design'

Figma is introducing 'Community', their new take on 'Open Design'

#Design
Google Tech Dev Guide: Grow your technical skills with Google

Google Tech Dev Guide: Grow your technical skills with Google

#Dev
Halloween 2019 Discounts: Best Hosting, Plugins & Themes Deals…

Halloween 2019 Discounts: Best Hosting, Plugins & Themes Deals…

#Web Design
6 Crucial Skills for Building a Good Workplace Reputation

6 Crucial Skills for Building a Good Workplace Reputation

#Business
Here are the Winners of the First Contest for Hacker Stock Photos

Here are the Winners of the First Contest for Hacker Stock Photos

#Design
What Life is Really like for Freelance Designers, in 5 Numbers

What Life is Really like for Freelance Designers, in 5 Numbers

#Business
Artboard Studio introducing Delicè, a free customizable Brand Design Concept

Artboard Studio introducing Delicè, a free customizable Brand Design Concept

#Design
Adobe Exposed Nearly 7.5 Million Creative Cloud Accounts to the Public

Adobe Exposed Nearly 7.5 Million Creative Cloud Accounts to the Public

#Silicon Valley
Enroll into a freelance Web Designer's Journey by Webflow

Enroll into a freelance Web Designer's Journey by Webflow

#Design
WordCamp US 2019 – Team Cloudways Is Excited to…

WordCamp US 2019 – Team Cloudways Is Excited to…

#Web Design
Figma Update: GIFs in Prototypes, Plugins, Text Progress and ⚡

Figma Update: GIFs in Prototypes, Plugins, Text Progress and ⚡

#Design
Tendril, a Canadian creative studio shared their stunning campaigns for VIZIO

Tendril, a Canadian creative studio shared their stunning campaigns for VIZIO

#Design
From Freelance Designer to Creating a Profitable Creative Software Tool

From Freelance Designer to Creating a Profitable Creative Software Tool

#Business
7 UI Tools for Creating Better Digital Color Palettes

7 UI Tools for Creating Better Digital Color Palettes

#Apps
Writing is Easy When You Follow your Design Process

Writing is Easy When You Follow your Design Process

#Design
6 Ways Mario Kart Tour Triggers You into Gambling your Money

6 Ways Mario Kart Tour Triggers You into Gambling your Money

#UX
The Name of the Rose Background Ambience Generator

The Name of the Rose Background Ambience Generator

#Outside
7 Tips to Improving Client-designer Relationships

7 Tips to Improving Client-designer Relationships

#Business
To celebrate #WorldEmojiDay ❤️, Adobe released its Emoji Trend Report

To celebrate #WorldEmojiDay ❤️, Adobe released its Emoji Trend Report

#Design
Google Chrome will Block Mixed Content – Are You Ready for It?

Google Chrome will Block Mixed Content – Are You Ready for It?

#Dev
Use Cloudways WordPress Blueprint Maker to Put Together a…

Use Cloudways WordPress Blueprint Maker to Put Together a…

#Web Design
Does it Really Matter How Many Times Users Have to Click to Get What They Want?

Does it Really Matter How Many Times Users Have to Click to Get What They Want?

#UX
Beyond Multiplayer: Building Community Together in Figma

Beyond Multiplayer: Building Community Together in Figma

#Apps
Google Announces They Have Achieved “Quantum Supremacy”

Google Announces They Have Achieved “Quantum Supremacy”

#Silicon Valley
Computing Takes a Quantum Leap Forward

Computing Takes a Quantum Leap Forward

#Silicon Valley
Inside Adobe Spectrum, the Design System Making Apps like Photoshop on iPad Possible

Inside Adobe Spectrum, the Design System Making Apps like Photoshop on iPad Possible

#Resources
Adobe and Amazon Launch Alexa Skill Aimed at Creatives, the Inspiration Engine

Adobe and Amazon Launch Alexa Skill Aimed at Creatives, the Inspiration Engine

#Resources
Haptic UX — The Design Guide for Building Touch Experiences

Haptic UX — The Design Guide for Building Touch Experiences

#UX
Facebook's New Web Interface is Rolling Out for Some, with Dark Mode in Tow

Facebook's New Web Interface is Rolling Out for Some, with Dark Mode in Tow

#Apps
The Grand Ecommerce Giveaway Worth $175,000+ – Win Bigger…

The Grand Ecommerce Giveaway Worth $175,000+ – Win Bigger…

#Web Design
Isobuild – The First Exclusive Isometric Editor

Isobuild – The First Exclusive Isometric Editor

#Apps
10 Coded Animated Scenes for Halloween Design Inspiration

10 Coded Animated Scenes for Halloween Design Inspiration

#Web Design
Facebook Isn’t Free Speech, It’s Algorithmic Amplification Optimized for Outrage

Facebook Isn’t Free Speech, It’s Algorithmic Amplification Optimized for Outrage

#Silicon Valley
Fyre Festival’s Digital Designer Tokyo Tells its Story, Two Years on

Fyre Festival’s Digital Designer Tokyo Tells its Story, Two Years on

#Business
How Ultra-Thin Lines in Web Design Can Create an Impact

How Ultra-Thin Lines in Web Design Can Create an Impact

#Web Design
US Carriers Debut New Passwordless Login System – Will You Trust It?

US Carriers Debut New Passwordless Login System – Will You Trust It?

#Silicon Valley
Creating Wild and Crazy Backgrounds with CSS & JavaScript

Creating Wild and Crazy Backgrounds with CSS & JavaScript

#Web Design
And 'Lo!': How the Internet was Born

And 'Lo!': How the Internet was Born

#Silicon Valley
Mozilla’s 18-month Effort to Market Without Facebook

Mozilla’s 18-month Effort to Market Without Facebook

#Silicon Valley
Google's 15-year-old 'Books' Preservation Project Receives a Material Redesign and Added Functionality

Google's 15-year-old 'Books' Preservation Project Receives a Material Redesign and Added Functionality

#Silicon Valley
The Problem with Dropdown Fields (and What You Should Use Instead)

The Problem with Dropdown Fields (and What You Should Use Instead)

#UX
How Creatives Handle Tough Transitions and Moments of Uncertainty

How Creatives Handle Tough Transitions and Moments of Uncertainty

#Business
9 Steps for Successfully Offboarding Web Design Projects

9 Steps for Successfully Offboarding Web Design Projects

#Business
The Real Reason Apple and Google Still Hold Big Launch Events

The Real Reason Apple and Google Still Hold Big Launch Events

#Business
An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Copenhagen’s Thriving Startup Scene

An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Copenhagen’s Thriving Startup Scene

#Business
Daniel Stuhlpfarrer Melds Phonetics, Architecture, and Iconography in his Variable Typefaces

Daniel Stuhlpfarrer Melds Phonetics, Architecture, and Iconography in his Variable Typefaces

#Typography
Company Sells $6k iPhones with a Bit of Steve Jobs' Turtleneck in Them

Company Sells $6k iPhones with a Bit of Steve Jobs' Turtleneck in Them

#Outside
Supreme Court hands victory to blind man who sued Domino’s over site accessibility

Supreme Court hands victory to blind man who sued Domino’s over site accessibility

#UX
What Happens When Google Turns Artists Loose on its Search Data

What Happens When Google Turns Artists Loose on its Search Data

#Infographics
20 Awesome Animated Infographics with Interactive Designs

20 Awesome Animated Infographics with Interactive Designs

#Infographics
Catalog Press is Questioning What a Book Can Be (and Maybe it's Made of Cheese)

Catalog Press is Questioning What a Book Can Be (and Maybe it's Made of Cheese)

#Outside
Microsoft’s New Font for Devs is Very Aesthetically Pleasing (and Free)

Microsoft’s New Font for Devs is Very Aesthetically Pleasing (and Free)

#Typography
It’s time we stop unsolicitedly redesigning Spotify

It’s time we stop unsolicitedly redesigning Spotify

#UX
10 WordPress Security Issues And How to Fix Them

10 WordPress Security Issues And How to Fix Them

#Web Design
How the Extinction Rebellion Got its Powerful, Unsettling Logo

How the Extinction Rebellion Got its Powerful, Unsettling Logo

#Design
WordPress 5.3: An Initial Review of the Best Features

WordPress 5.3: An Initial Review of the Best Features

#Web Design
The Teletype Text Element Lives On… at Least on this Site

The Teletype Text Element Lives On… at Least on this Site

#Dev
What I Learned from 6 Months Leading a Design System

What I Learned from 6 Months Leading a Design System

#Design
WordPress Designers on Dribbble Worth Following

WordPress Designers on Dribbble Worth Following

#Resources
An Ode to Japan's Vibrant, Influential Graphic Design Culture

An Ode to Japan's Vibrant, Influential Graphic Design Culture

#Design
Two Images and an API: Everything We Need for Recoloring Products

Two Images and an API: Everything We Need for Recoloring Products

#Dev
Why Facebook’s AI Guru Isn’t Scared of Killer Robots

Why Facebook’s AI Guru Isn’t Scared of Killer Robots

#Silicon Valley
10 Best WordPress Backup Plugins to Protect your Website

10 Best WordPress Backup Plugins to Protect your Website

#Resources
Eartracking: A New UX-Research Method

Eartracking: A New UX-Research Method

#Funny
Can’t Mess with This: New Screen Cleaner in the Files App

Can’t Mess with This: New Screen Cleaner in the Files App

#Funny
Google 'Thanos' and Watch in Horror as Half your Search Results Go up in Dust

Google 'Thanos' and Watch in Horror as Half your Search Results Go up in Dust

#Funny
UK Passport Program Uses AI to Create a Virtual Speed-line for White People

UK Passport Program Uses AI to Create a Virtual Speed-line for White People

#Silicon Valley
A Simple Guide to What Investors Usually Want to See in a Pitch Deck

A Simple Guide to What Investors Usually Want to See in a Pitch Deck

#Business
Anna Ginsburg on the Mental Impact of a Gruelling Creative Process, and her Mission to Rebalance

Anna Ginsburg on the Mental Impact of a Gruelling Creative Process, and her Mission to Rebalance

#Business
Optimizing Images for the Web – An In-depth Guide

Optimizing Images for the Web – An In-depth Guide

#Web Design
Morena Font – Free Simple, Clean and Elegant Sans Serif Font

Morena Font – Free Simple, Clean and Elegant Sans Serif Font

#Resources
Uiprint – Printable Template of Wireframe, Mockup and Sketchpad

Uiprint – Printable Template of Wireframe, Mockup and Sketchpad

#Resources
Creating Pixel Art with CSS

Creating Pixel Art with CSS

#Outside
Supreme Court Says Blind People Can Sue Retailers if Websites are not Accessible

Supreme Court Says Blind People Can Sue Retailers if Websites are not Accessible

#Silicon Valley
Google’s Free Coding Tool for Beginners Lands on Desktop

Google’s Free Coding Tool for Beginners Lands on Desktop

#Apps
Typography Basics: Terminology, Examples, And Infographics

Typography Basics: Terminology, Examples, And Infographics

#Typography
A Breakdown of HTML Usage Across ~8 Million Pages

A Breakdown of HTML Usage Across ~8 Million Pages

#Dev
Huge London Creates Spoof Brand Guidelines for New PM Boris Johnson

Huge London Creates Spoof Brand Guidelines for New PM Boris Johnson

#Outside
Disney is Using AI to Correct Gender Bias in its Movies

Disney is Using AI to Correct Gender Bias in its Movies

#Silicon Valley
This Typeface Hides a Secret in Plain Sight. And that's the Point

This Typeface Hides a Secret in Plain Sight. And that's the Point

#Typography
Site Design: A Website Coding Itself Live

Site Design: A Website Coding Itself Live

#Web Design
Typographic Design: Font Styles and Resources for Designers

Typographic Design: Font Styles and Resources for Designers

#Typography
When Brand Identity Goes Wrong: 5 Embarrassing Mistakes

When Brand Identity Goes Wrong: 5 Embarrassing Mistakes

#Funny
A New Repository of the Web's Best Portfolios Helps You Design Yours like a Pro

A New Repository of the Web's Best Portfolios Helps You Design Yours like a Pro

#Resources
There's Now a Free Font Based on Climate Strike Hero Greta Thunberg's Handwriting

There's Now a Free Font Based on Climate Strike Hero Greta Thunberg's Handwriting

#Typography
Wordmark Logo Design 101: Why and When to Use Them

Wordmark Logo Design 101: Why and When to Use Them

#Design
Getting a Seat at the Table as a UX Writer

Getting a Seat at the Table as a UX Writer

#Business
How to Be Productive in a World of Likes, Tweets, and DMs

How to Be Productive in a World of Likes, Tweets, and DMs

#Business