This week we chose very useful articles that recommend tools, resources, reads about creating design style guides, and plug-ins. Also you will find a freebie at the end of this digest. Enjoy!
Best Design Reads of the Week:
KeyCDN collected a list of 100+ tools and resources for web development that can help to be productive and stay informed. Add it to your favorites!
When you go to the Sketch Extensions / Plug-ins page you face a problem — all you can do there is search for a plug-in by name. You don’t have reviews and not able to sort by downloads. So how are you supposed to know which ones are any good and how do you know if you are missing out on any really great plug-ins? Creative designer Stephen Gates shares 10 Sketch plugins that he uses.
In this observation, nearly 1,400 articles about creating style guides were compared and the top 31 were picked. This list carefully includes articles that walk you through the best practices and methodologies in creating a design style guide
There are lots of site building tools. These do-it-yourself options can be a quick and easy way to get a website online in no time, but they aren’t for every type of project. Find out some of the pros and cons of using such tools.
Tool of the Week:
It’s useful for designing — search and drag or paste the icons to whatever software you prefer. And helpful for developing – drag, paste or import an entire set for a rapid workflow.
Freebie of the Week:
100 color icons designed by Icons8 team. They are available in PNG, EPS, SVG, and PDF. You can use these icons in your personal and commercial projects. Enjoy!