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Aug 4, 2021

Help. How do I get more clients?

Looking for New Projects

The Futur’s Chris Do shares ten powerful tips to help you get more freelance clients and leads.

Aug 3, 2021

10 online mistakes that could cost you your work

Stop making these common mistakes online: Learn how to protect yourself and your work on the internet.

Jul 29, 2021

Beyond aesthetics: 3 simple ways to test your design’s effectiveness

Your UI/UX designs may be visually appealing, but are they actually serving your users? Here are 3 tips and tools to help you find out.

Jul 27, 2021

How to win the freelance graphic design job (5 tips for a great pitch)

Outsource App Development in 2020: How to Make It Work

Want to land more freelance design jobs? Learn how to finesse your pitch and win over more clients.

Jul 21, 2021

Building a Career in Character Design: A chat with Sarah Beth Morgan

Curious about pursuing a career in character design? Get some advice from professional character designer & Dribbble crash-course instructor, Sarah Beth Morgan.

Jul 20, 2021

The complete guide to making a responsive website

Designing a website? Read on for expert tips on how to make a responsive website from start to finish.

Jul 14, 2021

10 graphic designers reimagine the iconic Instagram logo

Instagram 3d Icon Concept

Graphic designers share their own interpretations of the Instagram logo through ten unique variations.

Jul 13, 2021

B2B Branding: 5 tips to go from boring to extraordinary

Rebranding a B2B? Our friends at Deel share 5 ways to keep your brand fresh & flexible using lessons learned from their recent rebrand.

Jul 8, 2021

Meet Now What? The essential new podcast for evolving designers

New podcast alert, Dribbblers! Here’s the low down on the new podcast that explores where design & development is headed next.

Jul 7, 2021

12 Graphic Design Skills You Need To Get Hired (& How to Develop Them)

Designer vector illustration in linear flat style

What graphic design skills do you need to be successful in your career? Plus, the most effective ways to develop these skills.

Jun 30, 2021

5 creative photo editing tips every graphic designer should know

Taking And Editing Mobile Photos

The graphic designer’s guide to photo editing: Tips & tricks to create compelling visuals and enhance your designs using photography.

Jun 29, 2021

Make More, Work Less: Artificial Intelligence Tools for Every Type of Creative

Check out the artificial intelligence (AI) tools supporting the creative process and making creating easier.

Jun 28, 2021

How to reverse engineer your dream design career (3 simple steps)

in the zone ✨

Use this 3 step approach to reverse engineer your next career move and get your dream graphic design job.

Jun 24, 2021

Download 1,200 free icons from this top iconographer

Ios Edge Line - 1200 icons

Our friends at Playbook chat with renowned iconographer and founder of Flaticons.co, Zach Roszczewski, to learn about his work and how he got started. Plus, get a free download of Zach’s famous iOS Edge Line icons.

Jun 22, 2021

Want to get hired in UI/UX? Showcase these 8 skills in your design portfolio (2021)

Layers

A list of technical skills every UX/UI designer needs to get hired in 2021.

Jun 21, 2021

Work smarter, not harder: 5 ways to cut out busy work with freelance clients

On The Clock

How to run your freelance graphic design business as efficiently as possible (a list of tips, tools, and best practices).

Jun 16, 2021

A designer’s guide to writing effective copy (& why it matters more than you think)

For better design

Believe it or not, copywriting and design go hand in hand. Here’s how to write effective copy that serves your clients and helps you create better designs.

Jun 15, 2021

Mobile UX 101: Tips & best practices every designer should know

In 2021, designing for mobile devices is just as important as designing for desktop. Here are a few must-know mobile UX design tips to get you started.

Jun 14, 2021

Is a graphic design career for you? (7 questions to ask yourself)

Wacom

Are you meant to become a graphic designer? Ask yourself these seven questions to figure out if a graphic design career is for you.

Jun 10, 2021

6 self-care tips every remote worker needs for WFH success

Check out six simple self-care tips that will help ensure your WFH experience is both positive and productive.