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Feb 29, 2024

Why An Evolving Design System Is Foundational For Today’s Websites

From how designers, developers, and their colleagues in marketing come together to how businesses can deliver better digital experiences to their end users, let’s take a look at how design systems offer a solution for website owners’ critical business concerns.

Feb 26, 2024

How To Use AI To Build Websites Without Code: A Guide From Tilda

AI tools can become a personal assistant in a web designer’s work and save time on routine tasks. Together with professional designers who build websites on Tilda, we gathered some ideas on how AI can come in handy in the website creation process.

Dec 19, 2023

4 Web Design Trends to Watch in 2024

Gone are the days of aesthetics trumping experience. Today, web design is all about crafting immersive experiences that connect, captivate, motivate, and delight.

Nov 28, 2023

How 2D/3D Designers Can Find a Creative Home on TikTok

In this interview with 2D/3D AR designer, Kasai Green, we’ll dive into how his love for games led him to become one of Effect House’s fastest growing designers and helped him build a thriving community.

Nov 21, 2023

From Figma to SwiftUI: Designers, Here’s Your Technical Lowdown

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Nov 14, 2023

The Magic of Details: How UX Microinteractions Transform Products

The Magic of Details: How UX Microinteractions Transform Products

Nov 7, 2023

Finding Success with notdev: Discovery through Design

In the world of design and consulting, finding the right approach can make all the difference. In this blog we interview Dev Gupta, founder of design studio notdev.

Oct 17, 2023

Failure is Feedback: A/B Testing Lessons for Optimists

The sad truth is: most of your AB tests and experiments will fail. Or they’ll be too inconclusive to implement. Pick your poison.

Sep 19, 2023

The Ultimate Guide to Website Portfolio Templates That Book More Clients

Don’t assume that just showcasing your work is enough to book clients.

Sep 12, 2023

4 Ways to Elevate Your Designs With Authentic Photos

Four ways designers can push themselves when deciding which photos to place in their projects, presentations, and pitches.

Aug 29, 2023

How to make (and keep) money as a freelance designer

Use this guide to establish strong practices and automate recurring processes so you can consistently grow your business and revenue over time.

Aug 25, 2023

The Remarkable Evolution of the Drawing Tablet: Why Designers Should Ditch the Mouse

The artist’s tools have seen radical transformations from the ancient caves of Lascaux to modern digital canvases.

Jun 29, 2023

A guide to mastering financial security: 5 tips from freelancing experts

Get actionable tips and lessons learned from financial experts who specialize in assisting freelancers and entrepreneurs!

Jun 27, 2023

This BIG mistake could cost you your job as a UX designer

Learn how to avoid the biggest pitfall in UX design. (Hint: It’s not just about the client.)

Jun 20, 2023

5 non-negotiable marketing tools every designer needs in 2023

From high-converting landing pages to email and SMS marketing, learn how to promote your work, connect with clients, and drive your business to new heights.

Jun 14, 2023

The Future of UI: Designers explore the creative possibilities of spatial computing

Apple’s Vision Pro and VisionOS are here to revolutionize the way we interact with technology and they’ve got UI designers all over the world buzzing with inspiration.

May 30, 2023

Why use motion in your designs?

Discover the magic of motion design and how to use it to simulate real-world interactions, optimize the user experience, detect design flaws early on, and so much more!

May 23, 2023

Avoid these 7 mistakes when designing a landing page

Designing an effective landing page that converts is no easy feat. In this post, we’ve lined up 7 mistakes you should avoid at all costs when designing a landing page.

May 20, 2023

21 must-have design freebies you can get on Dribbble

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Upgrade your design toolkit with 21 must-have assets you can download for free on Dribbble. Happy designing!

May 16, 2023

5 steps to improve DEI representation in your creative work

Discover five essential steps to help you amplify representation, foster inclusivity, and create impactful campaigns that resonate with audiences worldwide.