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Hey everyone! We can’t believe Summer is almost over, but we’re excited about Labor Day! What are your plans for the three-day weekend?

We started doing design roundups back in June. Here’s a list of our favorite Summer of 2013 design articles taken from the last three months of ninja design roundups.

We hope you enjoy this special design roundup. Have a fantastic Labor Day weekend!


June 2013


Advice (and warnings) from 50 professional designers in the book, “I Used to Be a Design Student…”.

Meet our very own graphic designer, Dana DaJaeger.

Never redraw a rounded rectangle again with this extremely helpful Photoshop script.

Company logos designed in pure CSS.

Google unleashed the secrets behind its branding: Google Visual Assets Guidelines – Part 1

Want to become the next ninja of design? Here are 5 tips to improve graphic design skills.

Greek sculptures dressed up like hipsters.

This is what happens when you hand over 14,000 square foot building to a group of creative people.

Dan Streeting has proven himself to be a triple threat ninja. Read his Q&A .


July 2013


3 thought leaders whose presentation design methods have made a huge difference in the marketing industry.

Illustrator creates our favorite childhood cartoon characters all grown up and they are dead on!

Creative Bloq’s 5 Software Tips for Graphic Designers.

Random thoughts written and illustrated on dinner napkins.

L.A. Designer looks for people to do work for free on Craigslist.

PowerPoint presentation design secrets.

Graphic designer creates a Facebook board game to persuade people to log off forever.


August 2013

Whimsical book cover designs created in chalk then photographed.

Graphic Designer, Brian Moore’s Q&A Session.

Your favorite pop songs translated into puzzling pictographs.

Ready to execute your big idea? Here are 7 free eBook for designers.

[Infographic] The ultimate guide to creative PowerPoint design.

16 retro and vintage inspired web designs.

A tumblr devoted to alternating famous movie posters into films about food.

About the Author: Shannon Callarman is the Inbound Marketing Manager at Cubicle Ninjas. She’s the tiny ninja behind the CN Twitter. You can also follow her on Google+.

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