Process

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 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 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.

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 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.

Feb 17, 2022

What The Beatles can teach us about the creative process — by Brad Frost

The Beatles - Get Back

In this guest post by ‘Atomic Design’ author Brad Frost, Brad shares five creative lessons learned from watching the latest Beatles’ documentary Get Lost.

Feb 3, 2022

Want to improve your web design skills? Start using a CRO tool

Take your web design expertise to the next level by learning the basics of CRO. Learn how to use conversion rate optimization to design websites that deliver your clients’ results.

Jan 18, 2022

The UX Designer’s Guide to Concept Testing

What is concept testing and how can you use it to improve your design process? Learn how concept testing works and the tools to help you get started.

Dec 16, 2021

How to Buy a Laptop For Content Creation: A Guide for 2021-2022

Everything you need to consider when buying a laptop for content creation so you can get the best one for your needs and budget.

Dec 7, 2021

The designer's guide to human psychology (& how to apply it to your next project)

Learn basic human psychology principles and how to apply them to your designs in order to create more intuitive, human-centered products.

Dec 2, 2021

The graphic designer's guide to mastering color

Learn how to develop a sense of color and build effective color palettes in your graphic designs.

Nov 11, 2021

3 innovative tools that are changing the way designers create

Get inspired to push the boundaries of your designs with three innovative tools that are shaping designers’ workflows this year.

Nov 8, 2021

A Comprehensive Guide to the Graphic Design Workflow

Laboratory 🔬

Graphic design involves many moving parts, so having a well-structured process is key. Use these tips for a more productive graphic design workflow and happier clients!

Nov 2, 2021

How to Save 3 Weeks of Development Time with Asynchronous Concept Testing

An internal case study of Sprig using their all-in-one research platform to concept test a new feature. Get inspired to use Concept Testing to speed up your own product design process.

Oct 11, 2021

3 simple SEO tips to get traffic to your design portfolio

Concept search

Your design portfolio website shouldn’t just be a portfolio, it should also be a sales tool. Using SEO best practices, here are 3 tips to help designers make the most of their website.

Oct 5, 2021

Project Management for Designers: How to Improve Your Day-to-Day Operations

Designers matter too! Learn what the biggest project management pain points are for designers, and which project management features you should be looking out for.

Sep 29, 2021

5 golden rules of ethical web design (& how to apply them)

Learn how to practice ethical design communication in your web designs by applying 5 simple rules.

Sep 22, 2021

CMYK vs RGB: Everything you need to know

Graphic Design

Understand the difference between CMYK and RGB color spaces to set your designs up for success.

Sep 15, 2021

10 iconography rules to follow in UI design

Leverege Design System: Icons

Check out these icon design tips & best practices before implementing them in your next UI design.