What’s new

Here you can find the latest news and information about the U.S. Web Design System. Read our latest release notes, learn about the Design System’s impact in the government, and learn how we conduct user research to continuously improve our product and process.

Latest blog posts

You can read more about the Design System in our News and updates, where we cover the latest development releases as well as interviews with the teams from across government who have successfully implemented the Design System at their agencies. You can read some older posts on the 18F Blog.

Read the latest blog posts

Design System in the wild

Interested in seeing who else is using the U.S. Web Design System? We maintain a list of sites in our GitHub repo. Feel free to open an issue or email us if you’d like to add your project to our list.

View our list on GitHub

Web analytics for sites that use the Design System

By accessing the Google Analytics data gathered for analytics.usa.gov, we have aggregated a few data points to approximate how many users of federal websites have “experienced” the U.S. Web Design System. We will update these numbers quarterly.

Quarter New users Total users Page views
2018 Q4 106,692,196 127,352,539 910,248,106
2018 Q3 102,485,778 119,551,595 993,549,293
2018 Q2 120,740,833 145,898,928 1,130,185,798
2018 Q1 155,236,343 179,302,652 1,419,111,880
2017 Q4 103,791,268 118,741,947 898,464,360
2017 Q3 104,832,964 119,852,247 936,634,004
2017 Q2 121,514,979 141,816,265 1,001,166,834
2017 Q1 59,951,812 68,868,781 424,001,431
2016 Q4 54,646,374 62,220,498 478,526,298
2016 Q3 52,870,578 59,841,967 487,462,513
2016 Q2 53,006,353 60,214,372 391,914,815