Web Design Archive

The simple way to get better at design

Design, by its very nature, is there to be judged. We do it every day—whether it’s our own creation, or that of

Comics of the week #372

Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations

Yes, You Need a Pattern Library… Just Not Yet.

Designer guilt. I feel it all the time, I’m sure you do too. I feel this guilt when I fail to do

Does this type make my design look fat?

Nothing can ruin a design like typography that doesn’t fit. Whether it’s too big (or too small), improper type scaling is a

The big interview: Jon von Tzetchner talks Vivaldi

Vivaldi is a browser that’s an alternative to better-known browsers like Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Launched only earlier this year, it has

Don’t design this at home…3 UI disasters to avoid

I coined a term today: Loathsome Design. It means something along the lines of “design decisions that make me want to die.” In

Designing effective web surveys

Web surveys are important tools that websites and businesses can use to gauge important feedback from their site visitors and customers. Web

Samsung expands entry-level VR browsing

Those not completely familiar with Samsung’s Galaxy S7 smartphones may not have heard about Gear VR, the company’s mobile virtual reality headset.

LinkedIn announces a new online platform

Hot on the heels of the acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft this year and the redesign of the company’s iOS and Android

ClickSend boost the marketing possibilities for your business

ClickSend are well known for their online SMS capabilities, and have now expanded their service by adding a heap of new products