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How to Make MONEY as a Graphic Designer

4 Easy Ways To Earn Money as a Graphic Designer [VIDEO]

Forget the old belief that you can’t make money as an artist. The digital age now provides creatives with a potluck of opportunities to earn an income. In this video, freelance graphic designer Will Paterson, discusses FOUR common ways on...

10 Qualities of Successful Graphic Designers

For the first time in decades, creative fields are finally getting the attention they deserve. Gone is the era dominated by industries that required mostly logic and shunned artistry. Today, computers can do almost every kind of logical process. The...

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...

Don’t Ever Say These 12 Things to a Graphic Designer

Client from hell. Whatever industry you’re a part of, this type of client is ever-so-present. And while the old adage “The customer is always right” has merit, it’s important for clients to understand that workers aren’t magicians or fortune tellers....

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...

How to Network Successfully

To be a successful at networking as a graphic designer doesn´t just mean handing out your business card at industry events or having a profile on LinkedIn. To network successfully in the graphic design field means to make connections but also...