When we think of illustration, the first thing that comes to mind is children’s books. We tend to think of illustration as that stepping stone to real reading – simple, colorful pictures used as a tool to help move a story along for young minds as they try to sound out words and make sense […]
We’ve written before about building recognition as a designer, and briefly mentioned giving stuff away for free as a possible strategy. Today I want to delve deeper into that by covering the whys and hows of what can be a very powerful marketing tool- including tips on how to make it work best for you.
The efficiency of your pages when it comes to conversions – whether it’s for sales or lead generation – relies mainly on design elements. It’s not always about your content. Rather, it’s how you present what your audience wants to see. Unfortunately, it is a task that’s not as simple as it sounds. After researching your […]
Ah, Valentine’s Day! Some love it, others don’t but, in the end, Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular holidays all over the world.
Finding just the right image for that new marketing campaign or website design can be challenging, especially if you’re working with a client with a limited budget – or a client who doesn’t understand the point of original photography. Rather than trying to increase the client’s budget or trying to alter his/her philosophy on photography […]
Looking for some cool design events to attend in 2016? This list will highlight some of the most popular design hotspots in the USA, Europe and throughout the world. Hurry up and mark your calendar for 2016 with these exceptional design events and festivals where lectures, presentations, and exciting design talks will help you expand […]
With the winter holidays quickly approaching, every graphic designer starts to search for ways to spruce up his projects and give them an element of jolly holiday spirit. Christmas is a time when family and tradition intertwine in a timeless embrace where miracles happen and dreams come true. This is the exact feeling graphic designers […]
With the winter holidays being just around the corner, every webmaster should consider prepping up his website for the big days. Sprinkling a touch of festive beauty is an essential part of boosting the user experience. Creating an appealing website which speaks to the audience through visual elements is a tough job when you’re working […]
We are exposed to thousands of advertisements each day. Be it online banners, print ads or TV and radio features, our minds are constantly processing and categorizing advertisements among other visual and auditory signals which interrupt our tranquility in order to pitch us a product or service. Ads are created to suit a specific target market […]