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Aug 3, 2022

When to go with your assumptions vs. when to test (7 questions designers should ask)

To test, or not to test, that is the question. Ask yourself 7 questions to determine whether you need to test your designs or not.

Jul 31, 2022

Meet Tiffany Yeh, Dribbble Graduate and Visual Designer at Fannie Mae

With a background in marketing and graphic design, Tiffany Yeh is eager to grow her Product Design career. Get inspired by Tiffany’s career journey!

Jul 28, 2022

Get inspired: Muted color palettes that speak volumes

Smart Collar Companion App

Muted color palettes bring a modern and genuine look and feel to any design project. Get inspired by these subtly elegant designs making creative use of color!

Jul 26, 2022

Revamping your portfolio? Here are 3 design trends to inspire you

We’re halfway through 2022, and it’s time for a mid-year trend check. Get a first-hand look at Editor X’s mid-year design trend report to explore the latest in digital design!

Jul 22, 2022

Pixel me this: Get inspired by 8-bit and pixel art at its best

Pixel Art

What was once reserved for 8-bit video games has evolved into NFTs worth millions of dollars. Enjoy a collection of incredible pixel art on Dribbble!

Jul 21, 2022

5 ways to get your design work used across the organization

Learn how to empower your team to use, reuse, and repurpose your creative work so you can accelerate workflows and win back time to work on more meaningful projects.

Jul 18, 2022

Meet Serina Murphy, Dribbble Graduate and UI/UX Designer at Fear Free

With a background in tech advertising and occupational therapy, Serina Murphy is eager to grow her Product Design career. Get inspired by Serina’s career journey!

Jul 11, 2022

5 common UI design mistakes to avoid as a beginner

Design Systems Entire Visual

Whether you’re looking to learn UI design from scratch or build upon your existing skills, study up on the most common mistakes new UI designers make and how to avoid them.

Jul 7, 2022

What do your clients value most? Hint: It's not just great design

Read on for an inspiring chat with Ofir Design studio on the key to building long-lasting, fruitful client relationships.

Jul 5, 2022

Get Inspired: Dark UI design to illuminate your creativity

NFT Mobile App

Are you looking for a UI design as black as your coffee? Look no further. Get inspired by creative dark mode designs.

Jun 30, 2022

5 tips to protect your artwork from being stolen

Art theft is wrong, but it’s also difficult to control. Here are five tips to protect your designs from theft and infringement.

Jun 29, 2022

Get Inspired: Bold social media graphics to engage your audience

Social media posts

These social media designs will catch your eye, whether creative wine club branding, plant, or puppy-themed posts.

Jun 28, 2022

How to leverage product research at every stage of the design process

Achieve your ultimate UX and design goals with robust research. Here’s how to select the best research type for each stage of your design process, from discovery to delivery.

Jun 24, 2022

Pride by Design: 7 designers explore the impact of art and design

Pride Keys

Seven designers on Dribbble shed light on the immense impact that art and design can have on amplifying queer voices.

Jun 23, 2022

From graphic design to content design: Make your mark in the ‘Big Content’ era

Content design and publishing are ripe with more opportunities than ever before. Learn how designers can make their mark in the Big Content era.

Jun 21, 2022

How to handle rejection as a creative professional

Community

Get five different strategies for handling rejection as a designer. Learn how to turn an unpleasant experience into a positive one!

Jun 15, 2022

Get inspired: Retro branding with a modern twist

Firebolt - Super 8

Retro branding with a modern flair is certainly on the rebound. Get inspired by a collection of modern graphic design with a retro twist.

Jun 14, 2022

Design system collaboration: 5 tips for designers & developers

Design systems forge a link between the creative expertise of designers and the technical proficiency of developers. Learn what teams can do to achieve successful design system collaboration.

Jun 10, 2022

Get Inspired: Floral Graphic Design & Branding Ideas

Alpha Floral Flash Sheet

From colorful flat vector designs to contemporary flower icons, inspired by these fantastic floral designs.

Jun 9, 2022

5 excellent free stock photo websites you probably didn’t know about

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We scoured the web to discover the best free stock photo websites that designers often overlook, from public domain photos that are free to use to Creative Commons images with attribution.