Category: Design

pairing fonts

What You Ought to Know About Pairing Fonts

Pairing fonts? Yes, in design, knowing which fonts work well together is a very important step in creating a work that is visually appealing. Typography or the arrangement of typefaces and the matching and pairing of types is something that...

/ November 12, 2014

Getting Over My Fear of A Creative Drought

I’ve been a designer for almost my entire life, dating back to 28 years ago this coming weekend, when I made my first logo in a kitchen in eastern Ohio. For the better part of my career, I wrestled with...

/ July 28, 2014

How to Network Within The Design Industry

Networking in any field is an important aspect of building and growing your career path. The creative industry of design and art can be quite cutthroat and competitive, which means that having a fantastic portfolio may not be enough to...

/ July 15, 2014

20 Common Mistakes Graphic Designers Make

Nobody is perfect and we all make mistakes. But that doesn’t mean you should use this excuse and continue to make them. Today we will take a look at the most common mistakes made by graphic designers. If you’re a young...

/ July 11, 2014

Why You Should Create Questionaries for Your Clients

In all walks of life, the only method that tells us whether we as individuals or institutions meet certain expected standards is through feedback either verbally or in a written form. One feedback method is to get data by using...

/ June 24, 2014

New to Graphic Design? A Comprehensive Guide to Get You Started

As with all careers as a beginner it can be daunting with no experience behind you. In becoming a graphic designer your insecurity can stifle your creativity. You are either unsure of yourself, you shy away from the simplest of...

/ June 13, 2014

How to Promote Your Work on Behance

As many of you already know, Behance is a world leader in helping creatives around the world promote their work. On Behance you can showcase your best works, connect with others, and build your reputation among fellow designers and artists....

/ April 9, 2014

Crucial Personal Branding Strategies for Beginners

If you’re a freelancer, then you know how important it is to build your brand. If you haven’t started just yet, no worries, you want to take your time and do it right so you’ll able to get the best...

/ March 28, 2014

How to Get More Exposure for Your Design Work

Getting exposure for your design work is absolutely critical to building a successful business. Experience equals trust, so building your rep and doing it the right way is essential. We have outlined the following tips and tricks that will help...

/ March 20, 2014

How to Grow Your Audience as a Designer

There is so much competition on the Internet, that it might be a little harder than it seems to find people to follow your work. That’s okay though, there are steps you can take to turn your business around and...

/ March 19, 2014