Design Humor

50 Shades of #FAFAFA

A moderately inappropriate look at silly things designers do and don’t do

Jon Moore
Jon Moore
Nov 3, 2016 · 10 min read

Us designers take our work pretty seriously. This article does not.


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This is a motivational poster that only I can read.
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Here’s a UI I made using Lato Thin.
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I can’t tell if this is terrible or great. That’s probably a sign you shouldn’t use it.
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I downloaded this font just to make this image. I swear.
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We all experimented with this when we were younger. It’s cool. #YOLO. Note: They’re still an appropriate solution for responsive websites.


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