Design Tips Articles

  • One of the biggest problems designers face is they aren't sure how to price their project.

    10 Factors to Consider When Pricing a Design Project

    January 13, 2017

    Most creative types are, well, creative. And while that empowers them to make awe-inspiring designs, not having a business background can sometimes hurt in the highly competitive design industry. Specifically, many creatives – many of which work as freelancers – have trouble with pricing. Often, they underprice themselves and don’t get what they rightfully...

  • Drawing is a fundamental skill for any creative professional.

    10 Must-Watch Courses For Every Creative Professional

    November 3, 2016

    Wednesday was a noteworthy day for creative professionals, as Adobe announced its new line of products. And while we have courses for each new tool, success in the creative field is based on far more than the mastery of new software. Today’s creative professional is often asked to wear many hats across the creative landscape. While it is still possible to carve...

  • 5 Reasons SVG is the Web Designer's New Best Friend

    September 19, 2016

    Imagine being able to add graphics to your web projects that can be controlled using JavaScript and CSS. Well, that fantasy is now becoming reality with SVG, short for Scalable Vector Graphics. If you travel in web design and development circles, you may have noticed the chatter surrounding this acronym-named graphics format has reached fever pitch over the last...

  • 5 Tips for Working with Video in PowerPoint

    September 6, 2016

    If you often have to create PowerPoint presentations, you probably understand the challenge of keeping your audience’s attention with...

  • 11 Astonishing Photos to Inspire You

    August 17, 2016

    Today, the vast majority of people carry a camera with them at all times, in the form of a cellphone. But they are hardly...

  • The 4 Stages to Developing a Winning Content Strategy

    August 11, 2016

    As I crossed the invisible border between the way-too-hot Florida summer to crisp, air conditioned bliss at Tampa International...