Top design blogs and learning resources to shape your design career

We learn a lot from online reading and there are some quality online magazines, YouTube channels and blogs who every day contribute to the design community in numerous ways. Today we are sharing a list of good design learning resources to shape your design career or just to enhance your knowledge on the subject of good design.

  1. UX Companion:
    UX companion provides a handy glossary of user experience (UX) theories, tools, and principles for designers.
  2. Smashing Magazine:
    It is a magazine for professional Web designers and developers, with a focus on useful techniques and best practices.
  3. UX Mag:
    UX Magazine is a central, one-stop resource for everything related to user experience.
  4. The Futur:
    From the design and advertising agency Blind this YouTube channel is really a bliss to the designers. They help freelancers to in-house designers with sales pitch, business, learning on team management etc.
  5. Create and Process:
    Creatnprocess channel is the source for quality training on Illustrator, Photoshop, After effect . The Creative Training Resources includes Graphic Design, Print Design, Logo Design, Motion Design, Animation, etc.
  6. Webydo Blog:
    Webydo’s blog gives you the latest web design news, tips, tools, insights and ideas from the finest web design service and community in the world.
  7. Abduzeedo:
    Design inspiration and tutorials by Fabio Sasso, a Brazilian designer living in Porto Alegre.
  8. Interaction Design:
    Learn User Experience (UX) and Design from experts.
  9. Design School:
    In Design school, you will get articles on recent design trends, awesome design tips, Tutorials and design courses.
  10. UX Design:
    UX design is a reputable publication who publishes quality articles on User Experience design. Articles ranging on topics like User research, Product design, User experience, UX resources, etc.
  11. Web Designer Depot:
    Web Design Resources for Web Designers, including Photoshop Tutorials, WordPress Plugins, and Web Development tools.
  12. Philip VanDusen:
    Philip VanDusen, Owner and Principal of Verhaal Brand Design in his Youtube channel share thoughts and ideas, tips, tricks and trends on strategic graphic design and brand development.
  13. BP&O:
    A blog on Branding, Packaging, and Opinion. It is very simple insightful blog on the niche topic, all contents are highly curated.
  14. ArchDaily:
    A blog for architecture professionals. In this blog, they publish architecture news, competitions, and projects.
  15. TastyTuts:
    TastyTuts is a channel to inspire creative minds looking to learn Graphic Design and how to use Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign to bring imagination to life. Their logo design and designer series is popular where they review top logos.
  16. Mohamed Achraf:
    Mohamed Achraf is a freelance graphics designer and he share his knowledge in graphics design in his youtube channel,
  17. The Dieline:
    The Dieline is the industry’s source for daily package design & branding inspiration and resources.

  18. Design Week:
    Design week is one of the UK’s leading online design magazine. Bringing you the latest news and inspiration across graphics, branding, interiors, digital, product, furniture and more.
  19. Despreneur:
    Despreneur is a magazine about design, technology and entrepreneurship.
  20. Tutplus:
    Find videos and online courses to help you learn skills like code, photography and web design.

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