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May 19, 2022

Turns out, your ideal client does exist. Here's how to find them

Process

Good clients exist, and there are a lot more than you think. Founder of Fried Cactus Studio Aron Leah explains how to find your ideal client and stop working with assholes. Forever!

May 17, 2022

3 key phases for building your personal brand (and why it matters)

In today’s hyper-competitive market, being good at what you do isn’t enough. Learn how to leverage your personal brand to find new clients and success in your industry.

May 16, 2022

10 Step Guide To Become A Freelance Designer [Free Resources]

There’s nothing quite like the thrill of starting your own freelance graphic design business. We’ve compiled a proven 10-step guide to becoming a freelance designer in 2022.

May 5, 2022

Design Career Stories: From Graphic Designer to Product Designer

Lead Product Designer @Softr Iker Fernandez became a Product Designer without even realizing it. Get inspired by his career story.

May 3, 2022

5 ways no-design tools encourage collaboration

Learn how no-design tools can turbocharge collaboration between designers and non-designers and increase the creative capacity of your creative teams!

Apr 28, 2022

Design Career Stories: From Front-End Developer to Product Designer

Get inspired by Juan Carlos Díez Rodríguez’s career story as he shares the pivotal steps that led him to a fulfilling career in product design.

Apr 26, 2022

Cybersecurity 101: A practical guide for freelancers & agencies

Familiarize yourself with the most common cybercrime threats and how to protect yourself against them before they happen.

Apr 21, 2022

Get inspired by beautiful design that celebrates our planet 🌎

Planet Earth

In honor of Earth Day 2022, enjoy an inspiring collection of art and design dedicated to preserving and protecting our planet.

Apr 19, 2022

5 practical tips to pivot from graphic designer to web designer

Learn how to make a straightforward transition from graphic design into web design. Get expert insights from former graphic designers turned web designers.

Apr 13, 2022

3 reasons why UI/UX is the final step to unlocking Web3 mass adoption

Explore the world of Web3 and learn how today’s UI/UX designers can shape the future of the internet.

Apr 12, 2022

What is 'bad design'? 10 examples & how to avoid them

Overtime: Is Comic Sans Really That Bad?

Understanding what makes a design bad is the first step in learning how to create great designs. Learn 10 common examples of bad design and how to correct their shortcomings.

Apr 7, 2022

3 simple ways to maximize your user research

Great UX starts with great user research. Discover how to cater your products to your ideal users’ wants, needs, and challenges by conducting effective user research.

Apr 5, 2022

10 excellent design blogs to follow for endless inspiration

World of inspirations

Styles may come and go, but these design blogs are forever!

Mar 31, 2022

How to design award-winning websites with no code on Tilda: Full review

Having award-winning websites in your portfolio is a great way to gain trust among customers and recognition in the industry. In this post, learn how to create one-of-a-kind websites without code using Tilda.

Mar 29, 2022

5 things I wish I knew when I started freelance designing

New to freelance design? In this guest post by freelancer Emily Melling, get tips and advice to guide you along your new freelancing journey.

Mar 24, 2022

How to unlock your creative voice: 5 tips for designers

Designer’s Mind

Your creative voice may evolve over time, but getting started is often the most challenging part of the process. Here are some of the best ways to discover your unique creative voice as a designer.

Mar 22, 2022

5 ways to get your ad designs approved faster

How can you help clients give your designs approval faster? Let’s look at a few simple strategies you can use to keep the work a-flowing.

Mar 17, 2022

Design by the Decades: Get inspired by 90s graphic design trends

Stickers

Influenced by fashion, music videos, and magazines, it’s no wonder there was such a wide range of design styles in the 90s. Keep reading to explore graphic design trends of the 90s.

Mar 15, 2022

The recipe for visual identity success: 4 ingredients & how to apply them

Designing a visual identity and preparing a delicious meal have more in common than you think. Try this playful approach the next time you cook up a visual identity design.

Mar 10, 2022

Our Commitment to Support Ukraine

We believe creativity thrives when human beings are free to design their lives without fear of violence. That’s why we’re partnering with the International Rescue Committee to provide relief to Ukrainians seeking refuge.