Increasingly, I’ve found Branch to be a great place to discover interesting conversations about design (and other topics). Similar to Quora but with a focus on discussion rather than a question and answers. This discussion about the role of delight in design is interesting.
Those touches are fun but they do seem to add a level of engagement. Looking at our site, I realize that without all of those touches it wouldn’t have been as successful, or at the very least much more forgettable.