Started in 2006 by the former founding editor of icon magazine, Marcus Fairs, Dezeen is one of the most popular and influential architecture and design blogs on the internet, with over two million visits a month.
At the very forefront of creative design, art and inspiration, It’s Nice That is a massively popular, regularly updated blog of work from studios and designers around the world and they’ve even expanded upon their online success with a bi-annual printed publication, exhibitions, podcasts and a curated series of talks.
Founded by Josh Rubin and Evan Orensten in 2003, American design blog Cool Hunting is one of the world’s biggest, covering creative events all around the world. Hugely diverse in its content, it’s always a source of truly original content.
Surely the first and the biggest, Designboom started all the way back in 1999 and has 2.7 million unique readers monthly – from a staggering 190 countries. Updated countless times a day, it’s the number one source for news in design, art and architecture.
Vancouver artist Jeff Hamada created Booooooom with the hopes of creating a community of creativity. He now has the most successful art blog on the internet and regularly sets creative challenges for the hundreds of thousands of followers he has acquired. If you’re looking to be inspired by art, then Booooooom is an absolute must.
The UK’s leading design magazine sets the standard in commercial blogging. Worrying less about compromising the content of the magazine (like so many do) and instead focusing on maintaining one of the best, and most informative, design blogs around.
Award-winning lifestyle and design magazine, We Heart, is one of the UK’s biggest and is hugely diverse. Covering everything from travel to food and drink – but all with a focus on good design.
Founded in 2005, FormFiftyFive is without doubt one of the most popular sources of contemporary design inspiration and with recently added interactive elements, it’s a design blog that looks set to grow and grow.
France’s number one design blog (and one of the biggest in the world at that), Fubiz is a brilliant source of art, advertising, design and architecture. It’s also one of the best looking blogs out there too!
Canadian blog MoCo Loco is another great design blog with a focus on residential design, product design and architecture. It has one of the most unique blog layouts around, and its content is some of the best online.