6 (More) Design Sites You Need to Bookmark

    Posted by Mark Driscoll on Sep 7, 2016 11:30:00 AM

    Sites_to_Bookmark_photo.jpegTo stay up to date with the most recent advancements and technology impacting the world of CAD, we’ve gathered seven more important sites for you to add to your bookmarks. Each site includes many valuable resources for you to take advantage of, including industry news and events, webinars, CAD tips and more.

    Design Engineering

    If you’re looking to stay up to date with the latest advancements in CAD, 3D design and technology, and all things engineering, Design Engineering is the place to start. The site is updated daily with articles on the latest products in all fields of engineering, as well as the newest products hitting the market. Once you’ve checked out the site, be sure to subscribe to their weekly newsletter for regular updates straight to your inbox.


    3DPrint.com not only publishes their own news and features on the newest 3D technology, but also includes a weekly wrap-up of curated content to cover all things impacting the 3D printing industry. The site also includes regular content about 3D technology in the community and how it impacts different industries.

    3D CAD World

    For a one-stop shop on CAD industry news and helpful resources, look no further than 3D CAD World. Along with the latest advancements in CAD and 3D technology, the site also offers an entire section on tips and tricks in popular CAD software programs, such as Autodesk and SOLIDWORKS.


    CADSetterOut is a blog authored by Paul Munford that includes helpful Autodesk and AutoCAD tutorials, software and app reviews, industry news and more. Once you’ve taken a look at the blog, be sure to subscribe to his weekly CAD tips and tricks, which are emailed every Friday with his own tips, as well as popular ones from around the web.

    Design News

    In addition to current news in CAD, Design News also highlights innovations happening in different industries and markets. By staying up to date on current events happening in design hardware or materials and assembly, engineers and designers can develop more meaningful, competitive products. Design News also offers webinars, which are added to the site regularly, and cover advancements in all markets.

    Desktop Engineering

    Between a print magazine and website, Desktop Engineering keeps up with all that’s happening in the world of design, modeling and more. The site also includes weekly Editor’s Picks from Editor-at-Large Anthony Lockwood, which covers the newest features in CAD software, 3D technologies and more.

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