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Jul 16, 2020

Ghosted as a freelancer? Here's what to do about it

Don't Ghost Freelancers

What should you do when a client ghosts you? The answer depends. Here’s what you can do to rectify the situation in a few different scenarios.

Jul 9, 2020

10 ways to explain the job of a graphic designer to a 5-year-old

Design review

How would you describe the job of a graphic designer to a 5-year-old? We asked, and you answered… Today, we rounded up some of our favorite responses that are either spot-on accurate or downright hilarious.

Jul 6, 2020

3 creative ways to support your remote team's physical health

Morning Routine

Now more than ever, it’s crucial to prioritize taking care of the health of your team. Dribbble’s Director of Operations shares a few ideas that are fun, engaging, and most importantly get your team moving!

Jun 28, 2020

How to start an emergency fund (& why every freelancer needs one)

Budgeting Illustrations 💸

With an emergency fund in place, freelancers will be better prepared to face the ups and downs of life. Here’s everything you need to know to help you get started.

Jun 22, 2020

Staying creative during hard times—and why it matters now more than ever

Gathering Ideas

“If we’re not creating anything when we’re suffering, there might not be anything tangible to look back upon.”

Jun 18, 2020

What happens when a graphic designer opens a bar...

This is the story of Lucky You Lounge—a full-service restaurant, bar, and nightclub owned and operated by designer Karli Ingersoll and her husband Caleb. Today, Karli gives us the inside scoop on what it’s like to brand and design a physical space!

Jun 15, 2020

Career change inspiration: From Architect to Product Designer

Information Architecture Illustration

After ten years as an architect, Gavin Johns took a leap of faith and decided to change gears completely. Now a Product Designer at Opendoor, Gavin shares his story and offers words of wisdom for anyone wanting to make a major career change.

Jun 8, 2020

How to run more impactful remote town-hall meetings

Connected in a Remote World

Dribbble’s Director of Operations shares 7 tried-and-true tips for running more engaging and meaningful remote town hall meetings.

Jun 2, 2020

Black Lives Matter: A Spotlight On Design For Change

Black Lives Matter ✊🏿

✊🏿✊🏾✊🏽✊🏼 We’re showcasing artwork and design inspired by recent events and Black Lives Matter advocacy.

Jun 1, 2020

Design With Your Inner Child In Mind

Alright

Creative director and former preschool teacher Abby Milan joins us to share a personal story about re-discovering creativity despite the obstacles life throws at you, and how children can teach us to be more fearless designers.

May 21, 2020

12 eye-catching mobile wallpaper freebies you can get on Dribbble

Free phone wallpapers

Give your phone friend a little glow-up with these free mobile wallpapers designed by Dribbblers!

May 20, 2020

Design For Good: Join The Face Mask Challenge

Design For Good Face Mask Challenge

💪❤️ A design challenge for good: Our friends at Awesome Merch are donating 1,000+ face masks to first responders through Masks For Docs. Join the challenge on Dribbble and design your very own facemask!

May 19, 2020

5 common mistakes you don't want to make in a design interview

Interview

A Product Design Recruiter at Facebook shares the most common mistakes designers make in the interview process and how you can easily avoid them.

May 14, 2020

5 personality quizzes to uncover your creative potential

Let colors inside - Mobile App Illustrations

Who’s ready for some creative introspection? Take these quick and fun personality quizzes for a deeper understanding of your creative capabilities, and see how your friends and colleagues match up!

May 13, 2020

It's never too late to start your creative career—a chat with Svilen Petrov

Practice is needed!

Character designer Svilen Petrov (AKA spovv) stops by to share his inspiring story and five lessons learned from building a career out of his passion.

Apr 10, 2020

The Indoor Badge Collaboration: A Reminder That We're Stronger Together

A story about two designers who recently came together to uplift, inspire, and make a positive impact on the creative community and beyond.

Apr 7, 2020

How to land a senior design role (& what that even means)

All work and no play make Jocelyn a dull girl

Learn what makes a designer “senior” level and how to attain a senior role. Plus, what this means in the context of working remotely.

Apr 3, 2020

Stay Home & Color: A collection of free coloring pages to help you relax

Free social distancing coloring page

Looking to relax and de-stress this weekend? Your design community has got you covered. Here’s a handful of free coloring pages created just for you (or the kiddos)!

Mar 30, 2020

6 underestimated soft skills that will make you a better designer

Mental Energy Illustration

Empower your relationships and daily work by developing these six ‘not-so-obvious’ soft skills.

Mar 25, 2020

How to feel your best & make the most out of working from home

Working from home

Tips and creative ideas to make working from home a little more enjoyable (a Hygge approach).