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Grid

Harnessing the Power of the Grid in your Designs

To design is to put together elements in a visually attractive layout. Building the layout is one of the most challenging aspects to learn, understand, and master. Most designers overlook and set aside using grids on their work to keep...

/ February 8, 2016
Color Theory

Color Theory: How to Choose Correct Colors for Your Brand

It all started with your basic blues, yellows and reds. Eventually, you discovered that the rainbow also has the vibrant colors of orange, green, indigo and violet. You discovered the awesome world of Crayola and were introduced to colors whose...

/ February 5, 2016
Social Media Marketing Strategy

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Strategy

Let’s be realistic: hoping to increase clicks and conversions using various social media platforms with no fundamental strategy is like storing water in a broken container. It simply won’t work. However, with countless social media channels competing for your business,...

/ February 3, 2016
The February Bundle

The February Font & Graphics Bundle

A new month, means a brand new bundle from TheHungryJpeg. TheHungryJpeg provide high quality design resources for an affordable price. This month they’ve put together the February font and graphics bundle. Packed with more than 32 fonts (and a whopping seven bonus fonts!) as...

/ February 2, 2016
Tax 101 for Online Entrepreneurs & Businesses

Tax Deductions for Freelancers and Online Business Owners

The tax season is fast approaching and so is that heavy feeling for those who must catch up on their financial records. It’s a typical scenario for business owners to start groaning as they go through their books, receipts, and...

/ February 1, 2016
How to Use Stock Photos

How to Use Stock Photos Effectively

Stock photos are hated by many people. Most of the time, the animosity is valid. Stock photos are generally expensive. Some are borderline weird and creepy. And if you don’t try to search thoroughly, you will be presented with generic...

/ January 29, 2016
Content Marketing Team

How to Build a Content Marketing Team

So you’ve got all your content in place. Everything is topnotch, with heavy-duty research done to make sure that everything is both entertaining and educational. You even went the extra mile to make sure that everything is completely error-free. But no...

/ January 27, 2016
Workspace

10 Ideas to Enhance Your Design Workspace

Work efficiency is comprised of more than just actionable lists and process engagements. The environment surrounding you affects your frame of mind and your productivity. Things like sound and temperature have been proven to influence your typing accuracy and speed....

/ January 25, 2016
Bed Chillin

How To Overcome The Top 4 Freelance Problems

“Freelancing is tough. It can be very difficult, in fact. It can wear people down, making them lose sight of what they used to love because they have to do everything else just to get by.” – Mason Hipp, The Unlimited...

/ January 21, 2016
staircase

Perfect Design Balance through The Golden Ratio

Ever wondered why there are some things that are just so pleasing to look at, they literally take a few minutes out of your life as you gaze in awe? Sometimes, you don’t even know what it is. All you...

/ January 20, 2016