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Apr 8, 2021

Why more and more web designers are moving from WordPress to Wix

Learn why millions of people worldwide are creating their websites with Wix, and why more and more professional web designers are leaving WordPress to join them.

Apr 7, 2021

Your favorite logo designs get a retro-inspired makeover

Nike

Get inspired by this graphic designer’s collection of retro-inspired logo designs.

Apr 6, 2021

Top 14 skills every web designer needs to be successful in 2021

Web puzzle

What skills do you need to become a web designer? Here’s a complete checklist of skills you need to build a successful web design career in 2021.

Apr 1, 2021

What the heck is an NFT (& what does it mean for digital artists)

Women in Crypto

What is a non-fungible token (NFT)? In this graphic designer’s guide to NFTs, we explore how Non-Fungible Tokens work in the context of digital art and how you can start turning your digital creations into sought-after NFTs.

Mar 30, 2021

The graphic designer's guide to decoding client feedback

Business talks

Client communication can be a struggle even for the most seasoned designers. To help you better understand client feedback, we’re sharing a few common client scenarios and how to best navigate them.

Mar 23, 2021

The answer to all of your web design needs: Meet Editor X

Everything you need to know about the powerful tool that’s changing the way web designers and creative teams work.

Mar 22, 2021

13 must-read graphic design books that will shape your career

5 Key Things

Check out thirteen excellent books about graphic design, covering everything from how to get started in your design career to specific design concepts like typography and grid design.

Mar 18, 2021

13 powerful quotes about UX design (& what you can learn from them)

Quotes

Get inspired by thirteen insightful quotes every UX designer needs to read, and learn how to apply them to your work.

Mar 16, 2021

8 types of graphic design careers to explore (2021)

Design Illustration

Curious about a career in graphic design? Figure out which type of graphic design specialty is for you.

Mar 11, 2021

7 photography tips to enhance your UI designs

Bartending Encyclopedia Webpage

Learn how to make even more impactful UI designs using these creative (& important) photography tips—whether you’re using custom or stock photos.

Mar 9, 2021

User Onboarding 101: Design an engaging onboarding flow that converts (& retains)

people: mobile app onboarding

Study up on the principles of a strong user onboarding experience to help increase user engagement, conversion, and retention.

Mar 4, 2021

10 side-project ideas to supercharge your creativity (& boost your skills)

Portfolio Redesign

Stuck in a creative rut? Don’t despair. Here are a handful of great side-project ideas to supercharge your creativity and explore new creative pursuits outside of your day job.

Mar 2, 2021

Designing a logo for a client? Don't make these 10 mistakes

Logos 2020

Do you want to learn how to design logos that your clients absolutely love? Here are the top ten biggest logo design mistakes to avoid.

Feb 26, 2021

The truth about freelancing: 6 most common myths debunked

Service List 02

What is freelancing really like as a creative professional? Get ready to debunk the 6 most common misconceptions around what it means to be self-employed.

Feb 23, 2021

7 things you need for a successful rebrand—Insights from Creatopy

Bannersnack has officially rebranded into Creatopy! Keep reading to learn the 7 pillars of any successful rebrand so you can take these learnings back to your own team.

Feb 18, 2021

Mastering Iconography: The 3 Do's & Don'ts of Icon Design

Anron Icons: 1150+ Editable Icons for Figma & IconJar

Learn icon design best practices and get inspired by different iconography ideas, formats, and styles.

Feb 16, 2021

3 ways to make a design portfolio that clients love

What do different clients and companies look for when it comes to your design portfolio? In this post, learn how to craft a design portfolio that impresses large corporations, startups, and agencies alike.

Feb 11, 2021

Top 12 Websites to Find Full-Time (& Freelance) Graphic Design Jobs

Build your creative career

Where can you find great graphic design jobs online in 2021? Here’s a list of the best websites and job boards to find new full-time and freelance graphic design opportunities.

Feb 9, 2021

Social media design: 5 steps for a winning visual strategy (2021)

Social Media

Want to learn how to design even more engaging, on-brand social media visuals for your own brand or a client’s? Follow these 5 steps.

Feb 4, 2021

How to become a self-taught UI/UX designer (2021)

Web Design Process Illustration

Do you want to become a UI/UX designer but don’t have any experience or formal education? Here’s what you need to do.