Category Archives: Designer Tips


Creative Loading Animations You Can’t Take Your Eyes Off

If your website takes time to load, more than half the visitors will not give you more than 10 seconds. After that the show’s over. You can lose some precious traffic this way. For the visitors who wait ...
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Source Files Rejected? Check Your Color Settings

Congratulations on winning one of our design contests! First, you’ll need to submit your final design correctly and according to the contest guidelines. If the files are not useable and we need to fix them, you will be charged a ...
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8 Design Trends to Take With You in 2015

New Year celebrations have several traditions, however none are as overused as the cliché of creating a resolution that you will (hopefully) stick to the entire year. Resolutions typically include bettering your life, increasing or learning a new skill, or ...
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Create a Stunning Online Design Portfolio in 2015!

The New Year is approaching quickly and if you’re like many graphic designers out there, you’re either catching up to the last-minute deadlines before the holidays or taking a well-deserved break from the end of the year stress. However, designers ...
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To Code or Not to Code: Debunking the Myth

A decade ago, if a designer were asked whether he/she knew how to code, they’d send you packing and refer you to the expert developer. Why should a designer code when it’s not their job? But time has changed, and ...
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10 Lessons That Designers Can Learn From Bad Client Horror Stories

Designers at the beginning of their career are super excited to have any client that they can get ahold of, however this eagerness often leads to them signing up with clients that seem willing to take on an inexperienced designer. Watch ...
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What Title Sequences Can Teach You About Design

I think of title sequences like a stage curtain. When the curtain comes up, there is a moment of anticipation. You want it to draw you from your everyday life into this fantastic world and give you a peek inside. ...
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Celebrate Labor Day with 23 Vintage Posters On Pinterest

Every year, America celebrates the hard work and dexterity of its committed citizens on the first Monday of each September. People enjoy the long weekend with their families doing barbecues and participating in Labor Day parades. ...
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Rise to the Top – Your Ace Guide to Promote Your Design Career

Stop dreaming of the design projects you want to work and find out who you can work for now. The digital age has made presenting a designer’s creative capabilities easier than ever before by getting rid of the huge physical portfolio. ...
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10 Offbeat Graphic Design Blogs To Gain Inspiration From – The 2014 Edition

I chose graphic design as a profession because I always wanted to work with colors. It made more sense because I got to work both with the colors and technology. Throughout my journey to becoming a professional ...
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