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  • Comics of the Week #395

    by Jerry King

    Every week 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 (...)

  • Is UX Really That Important?

    by Nataly Birch

    One of the most oft-repeated criticisms of any design is that it’s “poor user experience”. UX is set up as the ultimate achievement for any design project. But is this an over-simplification of the designer’s role? Should everything be about user experience?
    To paraphrase Leonard Hofstadter: “UX (...)

  • 6 Essential Open Source Tools for Web Designers

    by Ezequiel Bruni

    The web runs on open source software. Most of it is in the back end, with most of the world’s servers running on some form of Unix or Linux. Those servers run hundreds, if not thousands, of open source utilities, script interpreters, and so on. Once in a while, though, the open source stuff gets (...)

  • The 10 Best WooCommerce Plugins For Boosting Your Revenue

    by Jake Rocheleau

    Online sales climb higher year after year and now is the best time to get into the ecommerce game. If you’re looking for a platform to start with then WooCommerce is easy to setup, very secure, and it runs on WordPress which means it’s 100% free.
    But just launching WooCommerce is only the first (...)

  • 4 Ways Vibrant Colors Boost UI Design

    by Nick Babich

    Color is one of the most powerful tools in the designer’s toolkit. It can draw attention, set a mood, influence users’ emotions, perceptions and actions. With the lingering presence of Flat and Material Design, color holds even more prominence in UI design today. Bright colors are equally well (...)