6 cool new things web designers need in their lives

From an HTML typography handbook to a deck of UX playing cards, discover the latest objects of web design wonder.

Looking for a spot of web design inspiration? We round up 6 of the best and most interesting web design related goodies from the last month.

01. A Type of Email

Master HTML with this book's code samples

This practical handbook by Paul Airy offers back to basics advice for working with HTML typography in email, complete with code samples to guide you through each section.

02. Draplin Design Co: Pretty Much Everything

Aaron James Draplin reveals his work processes

Get a glimpse into the mind of influential designer Aaron James Draplin as he reveals the thought processes behind his work in this amusing book. Delivered with Draplin’s pointed humour, this book contains case studies, how-tos, advice and more.

03. Design For Real Life

Fit design around you life with this guide

Sara Wachter-Boettcher and Eric Meyer explain how to adjust your design work for the stressed or time-pressed.

04. Creative Truth

Practical design business advice can be found in these pages

Freelancers and creative entrepreneurs can take their careers to the next level with this roadmap to success.

05. Polymail

Keep on top of your inbox with Polymail

Become the master of your inbox with Polymail, an email productivity app that lets you schedule, snooze and even unsend your emails.

06. UX Flowchart Cards

Map your site out in the real world with these cards

Plan your website in the real world before you dive into code with these UX Flowchart Cards.

This feature was originally published in net magazine issue 280. Buy it here.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Dom Carter is staff writer at Creative Bloq. Coming from an SEO and web copywriting background, Dom first came to Future for a week of work experience at SFX magazine. Away from the office, Dom likes to write scripts and short stories, and watch an unhealthy amount of Doctor Who.