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8 Smart tips for designing a valuable Coming Soon page

In a world where every second counts in terms of gathering your potential audience members and brand ambassadors, it’s extremely important to have a good first impression and to start building your email lists and social media follower count as early as possible.Read more

How to maximize productivity while working from home

Productivity, motivation, energy management and focus are all things we need to think about when we’re working for any company in any capacity. Factor in working from home, and we’re adding an extra complication that can either be really awesome, or that can bamboozle your entire work situation. Below, each...Read more

Four critical ways to stay relevant as a designer by networking

Whether you're a full time designer for a firm, 100% freelance, or a mixture of both, it's critical to network with other designers and sustain a web presence. In the past, we've talked about why it's important to have a website as a digital home base for your business or...Read more

Is Skeuomorphism Still Relevant in Graphic Design?

Skeuomorphic design had a good run, but these days flat design is all the rage. Even Apple, the original proponent of skeuomorphism, has been experimenting with flat design in its latest iOS. It’s enough to make designers question the future of skeuomorphism and whether it still has a place in...Read more

A Guide To Spring Cleaning For Freelance Designers

All successful companies can benefit from a thorough deep clean to keep the work flowing in. And your freelance design business is no different. So what better time than spring to do some streamlining and get a breath of fresh air in your business and your workspace?Read more

Switching To Sketch - A Guide To Getting Started

In this guide aimed at Photoshop users contemplating a switch to Bohemian Coding's Sketch, I will go into some of the key features that Sketch has to offer, their functionality and the advantages that a Sketch workflow has over Photoshop, and also share some tips & tricks that will help...Read more

How to Identify a Font in Any Format

Without realizing it, we are exposed to hundreds of different fonts every day. With all the choices out there, sometimes it’s hard to find just the right font to convey the message you want to express. While struggling to make the right typeface choice, you may find inspiration on a...Read more

The Problem With Lorem Ipsum

Lorem Ipsum has come under scrutiny recently, with some claiming that Lorem Ipsum is Killing Your Designs while others are In Defense of Lorem Ipsum. But what’s all the hoo-ha about? Should we actually be reconsidering using Lorem Ipsum web design?Read more

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