Here at Simply Engineering Jobs, we love to read inspirational content from experts in the field of Computer Aided Design. Content which offers an opinion or tutorials which walk through a feature in AutoCAD or Solidworks are a great way of developing your skills.

We wanted to share some of our favourites with our readers, but as there are too many to mention in one article, we’ve narrowed down the list a little. What are your favourite Computer Aided Design Blogs? Here’s our favourite Computer Aided Design blogs that inspired us to learn new skills in CAD, industrial design & design/ development. Enjoy!

Solidworks (from Dassault Systems) is a complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data. Although it’s easy to learn and use, I love the easy to follow tutorials on the solidworks blog. You can also browse their Teacher, Tech & community blog on the site.

Check out this post: SOLIDWORKS 2016: A Look Ahead at the Future of Product Design

Solid Solutions are a Solidworks Training and Support provider, their blog gives lots of great tutorials, tips on tools and best practices.


Onshape is a full-cloud 3D CAD system that lets everyone on a design team work together using any web browser, phone, or tablet. Their blog showcases tech tips, new features & industry perspectives.


The CAD Geek is run by Donnie Gladfelter, who is also well know for writing several CAD books. The CAD Geek blog discusses popular Autodesk products; AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and Map 3D.


GrabCAD is leading the Open Engineering movement, helping engineers get products to market faster by connecting people, content and technology. Their blog shares posts on career development, tips of the trade & how to’s.


Lynn’s blog helps you to stay current with AutoCAD and other Autodesk products, news, highlights & events worldwide.

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3DCADTips covers tips, tricks, news and more on major 3D CAD packages.


AutoCAD 360 is a free, easy-to-use drawing and drafting mobile application that allows you to view, edit, and share AutoCAD drawings across desktop, web, and mobile devices – anytime, anywhere. The blog allows you to follow tutorials, enjoy fun roundups, discover new tools and more.


3DVision Technologies is a reseller of SOLIDWORKS solutions and Stratasys 3D printers, their blog shares opinion and news about the world of CAD, 3d printing, quick tips, electrial design & more!