This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week.
New Resources & Tools
Website Launch Checklist – A list to reference each time you launch a new website.
Animatelo – Just-add-water Web Animations.
Icons8 Lunacy – Sketch viewer for Windows with handy features for HTML/CSS coding.
Duoload – The simplest website load comparison tool, ever.
NegativeSpace – Beautiful, Free High-Resolution Photos with No Restrictions. For personal or commercial projects, all of their CC0 licensed images are completely free to use.
UX Flow – A flowchart kit for Sketch. Fully customizable and scalable vector elements with 3 pre-defined color themes for creating fast sitemaps and wireframes.
Learning Guides, Tutorials & Tips
Inspiration for Search UI Effects By Mary Lou
Git repository for designers as you’ve never seen: Abstract (+ Sketch) By Matteo Gratton
Design Principles Behind Great Products By Anton Badashov
The Research-Backed Impact of Not Using UX Patterns By Alex Jasin
A Look into Navigation in Web Design By Webydo.
Building Great Mobile Forms By Mobiscroll
Material Design and the Mystery Meat Navigation Problem By Teo Yu Siang