Every month, HOW art director Adam Ladd curates a list of inspiring websites of particular interest to designers and creatives. This month’s edition of our Top 10 Websites for Designers includes an excellent typography checklist, incredible data visualization sources, design trends for the remainder of the year and more.
Top 10 Websites for Designers: February 2017
1. Flawless Typography Checklist
Grow in your typographic understanding and skills with this interactive checklist (free and paid features).
2. Pursuit of Sound
An experimental, interactive game that lets you create your own soundtrack.$
3. MailChimp 2016 Annual Report
A playful and stylish display of notable stats and moments from MailChimp last year.
4. Information is Beautiful
Distilling data and information into beautiful and useful graphics.
5. 2017 Trendy Google Fonts Combinations
Presents popular font combinations from Google Fonts.
This digital agency captures attention with it’s opening video and complementary navigation rollover effects.
7. Colorama Risoprint
A unique aesthetic with a unique flow of content.
8. Thing of Wonder
Leveraging bold, graphic illustrations with simple animation to engage the viewer.
9. Web Design Trends for 2017
Awwwards predicts upcoming web design trends for this year.
Digital design studio with a unique, horizontal scrolling navigation (I like the “back to left” arrow at the end of scrolling).