Category: Design

design tips

How To Get Ahead In Graphic Design – Top Tips From Creative Directors

The Dots held a Graphic Design Portfolio Masterclass at the world’s largest independent design consultancy – Pentagram. This was to give talented budding Graphic Designers the opportunity to have their portfolios reviewed by Pentagram Partners and a handful of the...

/ September 9, 2015

20 Free Design Assets to Download

When designing a website it is at times necessary to go to an outside source to find the design elements you need to make your end product as attractive and professional looking as possible. While you have the option of...

/ July 31, 2015

What Web Designers Should Learn from Nature

Mother Nature is actually pretty awesome. She has given us color, texture, line, form, shape, balance and patterns. And from all of these come human art forms like drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, mosaics, architecture, and graphics. And nature is ambiguous too....

/ July 13, 2015

7 Reasons Why Web Designers Need to Embrace Their Inner Gordon Gekko

Remember Wall Street? Long before Leo DiCaprio’s Jordan Belfort (The Wolf of Wall Street, in case you’ve been living under a rock), Gordon Gekko, played by a young and suave Michael Douglas, was the banker king. These days the character’s...

/ June 17, 2015
freelancing job boards

Need a Job or a Freelancing Gig? Here are 15 Job Boards to Look At

Are you sick and tired of being chained to a desk and working with people that you do not really get along with? Perhaps you are just fed up with commuting to work and having to face the crowds day...

/ April 17, 2015
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Be: Increase your Productivity Level as a Web Designer

Compromising quality should never be an option for any web design challenge. If you want to start working with multiple clients at the same time, then expanding your web design expertise is not a nice-to-have anymore, it’s a must-have. The...

/ March 19, 2015
fill up your portfolio

15 Design Ideas to Fill Up Your Portfolio

The present age of design continues to be increasingly competitive. As a designer, you need to meet or raise the bar continuously to keep visitors intrigued and fascinated enough to check out your portfolio. However, not every designer has a...

/ February 4, 2015