Category: Inspiration

Design inspiration to get your creative juices flowing.

Man Checking His Phone

How Important Is Clear Communication in Social Media

In 2014, Gap released a campaign dubbed #DressNormal that encouraged people to embrace themselves and “dress normal.” Gap wanted to appeal to the mass market using a message they thought would inspire them to embrace their authentic selves. “By challenging...

/ July 15, 2016
mitsubishi-logo-history

20 Uncommon Tips for a Logo That Gets You Noticed and Remembered More than Your Competitors (15 Examples Included)

Logos are not forgiving! They aren’t like blog posts or social media campaigns that rarely stick around for a very long time. Unless the content or the promotions go viral that is. This ephemeral nature of marketing and collateral is...

/ July 4, 2016
Writing

20 Powerful Quotes to Inspire Your Writing

Any writer gets to a point where they suddenly stop and ask themselves – is this really for me? Was I meant to do this, or am I chasing a pipe dream? Without a doubt, writing is something that not...

/ June 22, 2016
Resume

CVs & Resumes: Get Them Right to Get the Job [Infographic]

You wouldn’t turn up for a job interview in the same clothes that you’d wear while going for a run. Likewise, you’re not going to walk into the interview by slapping the recruiter on the back and saying ‘Hey pal,...

/ June 7, 2016
Facebook Business

How to Create a Successful Facebook Business Page [Infographic]

So many people have Facebook pages. They’re the same as Facebook pages for businesses—right? Wrong. Three-fourths of all businesses have a Facebook page. Businesses also spend money on Facebook ads and how much they’re paying per unit has steadily increased. But...

/ April 19, 2016
How to Find the Best Portfolio Site for You!

How to Find the Best Portfolio Site for You! [Infographic]

Need to get the word out about your creative skills? Perhaps you want to take your career to the next level? Or maybe you’re searching for a fantastic new job?You need an attractive and professional looking online portfolio, but you have...

/ March 24, 2016
PaintingCheatSheet

The Beginner’s Guide to Painting & Drawing [Infographic]

Becoming a great artist takes a lot of hard work and patience. Zippi have put together a helpful guide to building a perfect painter’s pack. From crayons to paint brushes, from paper to canvas, here’s everything you need to start...

/ March 15, 2016
The History of Print Technology

The History of Print Technology – Storymap

You may be surprised to know that print technology has roots going back as far as 1,400 years ago. It was first practiced by the people of the T’ang Dynasty in China with their use of ink on wooden blocks...

/ March 10, 2016
Pepsi Logo Design History

10 Iconic Logo Redesigns of the Last Century

Every famous logo has an inspiring story. Whenever you see Apple’s logo, you involuntarily think about technology. Similarly, a visual of the McDonald logo makes you think of juicy hamburgers and fries. Brands like these have a huge impact on our...

/ March 7, 2016
Smartphones vs DSLR

Can Smartphone Cameras Compete With DSLRs? [Infographic]

The battle between DSLRs and smartphones is a ferocious one. Zippi have produced the following infographic comparing the various elements of both cameras to determine which is best. First looking at the history and evolution of the camera from Thomas...

/ March 1, 2016