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Cristina Robinson

UI / UX Designer

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Friday Finds in Web Design is a weekly roundup of web design and industry-related articles, resources, inspiration, and freebies that we come across during our every day browsing.

Events: WordCamp Sacramento

Sacramento is having its very first WordCamp! Will you be going? If not, you can watch the entire Advanced/Developer Track via LiveStream.
WordCamp Sacramento

 

Video: People in Other Industries React to Being Asked for Spec Work

Watch people in other industries react hilariously to being asked for free spec work.
Watch people in other industries react hilariously to being asked for free spec work.

 

Inspiration: Designers’ Mixtapes

Designers’ Mixtapes: A few of our favorite designers shared their favorite songs to work to!
Designers' Mixtapes: A few of our favorite designers shared their favorite songs to work to!

 

Freebies: We Love SVG: The Google Fonts for Icons

We Love SVG is an online collection of the most relevant icons across the web in SVG format.
We Love SVG is an online collection of the most relevant icons across the web in SVG format.

 

Resource: SketchTalk

A community news website to which Sketch App users can upload news, projects, ideas and more, all these being sortable by categories and crowd-ranked.
SketchTalk is a community news and resources website for Sketch App users

 

Article: “I don’t need a website – I have a Facebook page.”

An interesting discussion proving the value in having an actual website as opposed to just a Facebook Page and how it affects your business.
An interesting discussion proving the value in having an actual website as opposed to just a Facebook Page and how it affects your business.

 

Tool: ListiFy

Turn a group of lines into an HTML list. Where has this been all my life?
Turn a group of lines into an HTML list with ListiFy.

 

Freebies: November Desktop Wallpaper Calendars

A collection of free desktop wallpapers for the month of November from Smashing Magazine.
A collection of free desktop wallpapers for the month of November from Smashing Magazine.

 

Article: 10 Missing Features All Browsers Should Have

10 features that we hope browsers would include in their future versions.
10 Missing Features All Browsers Should Have

 

Article: Standards: Work to Live

“Workaholics aren’t heroes. They don’t save the day, as they just use it up. The real hero is somebody who leaves work at work and comes home earlier because she figured out a faster way.”
Standards: Work to Live