Search Yieldify

#FollowFriday: 20 of the best design blogs to follow today

No smart marketer would underestimate the importance of design in marketing; it’s integral to your branding, your conversion rates and your customer experience. Discover our top design blogs to keep you inspired…

There are few terms that cover as wide a spectrum of specialisms and disciplines than ‘design’; we’ve grouped up some of the best Design design blogs for you to follow to stay up-to-date.

Don’t forget that most of these also have great Instagram accounts – so if you’re not already following them there, you should be!

General inspiration blogs

Design Boom

Prolific posting on architecture, design and technology

[tweet https://twitter.com/designboom/status/852123649721217027]

Muzli

Inspiration in every aspect of design and art, with useful news round-ups hitting the blog weekly

[tweet https://twitter.com/usemuzli/status/849970463518470147]

Pentagram

The world’s largest independent design consultancy covers everything from print to web (and all the stuff in between)

[tweet https://twitter.com/FastCoDesign/status/851435072259575808]

iGNANT

For inspiration that includes the quirky and offbeat as well as the more mainstream, check out the design and photography showcases

[tweet https://twitter.com/ignantmag/status/852084377836298240]

Eye on Design

Not just design inspiration, but the backstories of the creators behind them and the issues they care about

[tweet https://twitter.com/AIGAeyeondesign/status/852258789684387843]

Design Taxi

One of Time magazine’s top 140 Twitter feeds for a good reason – packed with art, photography, design and technology

[tweet https://twitter.com/designtaxi/status/852378337305559041]

Visuelle

Mostly graphic design, but not short on other inspiring examples of creativity from the work of art and product design

[tweet https://twitter.com/Visuelleuk/status/842708174050418688]

It’s Nice That

Prolific output on every kind of design, with news and long-form articles as well as a showcase of work

[tweet https://twitter.com/itsnicethat/status/852453866201395200]

Colossal

‘Art, design and visual culture’; pioneering and inspiring stuff from the Colossal blog

[tweet https://twitter.com/Colossal/status/838072472570314752]

Graphic design blogs

How Design

Packed with inspiration but also tips and career advice for designers looking to develop their skills and expand their networks

[tweet https://twitter.com/HOWbrand/status/851987989437624320]

PRINT

Dedicated to graphic design, technology, culture, and how it all fits together.

[tweet https://twitter.com/printmag/status/851978931225874432]

Under Consideration

A graphic design firm mostly taking on its own projects

[tweet https://twitter.com/ucllc/status/851818429636063232]

Hey

Great work examples from a leading studio in Barcelona (these guys are actually much better on Instagram, so make sure to follow them there)

[tweet https://twitter.com/Heystudio/status/842690363064119296]

Web design blogs

Awwwwards

Submit your own site to this awards programme for web designers or developers, or simply check out all the other amazing submissions

[tweet https://twitter.com/AWWWARDS/status/850029128514404354]

Web Design Ledger

Written by web designers, for web designer

[tweet https://twitter.com/webdesignledger/status/852401053207322624]

Webdesigner depot

Very marketer-friendly design angles on everything from email to UX and the tools you need to work on them

[tweet https://twitter.com/DesignerDepot/status/851786981159968768]

Packaging and brand design blogs

Design by Atlas

Work from a brand design consultancy based out of New York and Mallorca

[tweet https://twitter.com/designbyatlas/status/849667567971160064]

The Dieline

Truly drool-worthy example of packaging from all over the world

[tweet https://twitter.com/TheDieline/status/851823555272597506]

Product design blogs

Design Milk

Beautiful products and interior design inspiration from all over the world

[tweet https://twitter.com/designmilk/status/851582118681391108]

Typography blogs

Typewolf

Yep, this one’s all about type, type, type.

[tweet https://twitter.com/typewolf/status/851442215792652289]

Don’t see your fave on here? Let us know! Drop us a line on marketing@yieldify.com or Tweet us @yieldify.