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6 SEO Resources for Checking Website Ranking

You transformed a 1990’s GeoCities-style website into a modern and clean design. You’re feeling pretty proud of yourself – the amount of work that goes into polishing a diamond from coal after all is hard work. The client comes back to you and says that while the new website is aesthetically pleasing, the website...

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4 Time-Saving InDesign Tips

What designer doesn’t want to learn efficient ways of using InDesign? As we all know about the world of Adobe, their programs have multiple methods for completing one task. Luckily for us, we have a skilled InDesign instructor who is willing to share their expertise on how to streamline the design process with the...

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14 Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Designs

As it is Earth Day, we need to showcase some amazing sustainable designs. From cool eco-friendly packages to product designs to print designs, artists are creating innovative designs with limited environmental impact. View the creative eco-friendly designs below. 14 Inventive Sustainable Designs Microgarden Kit by Tomorrow Machine for Infarm Tommorow Machine designed this awesome...

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11 Resume Designs with Slick Personal Branding

Here at HOW, our goal is to provide graphic designers of all skill levels with the resources to sharpen their talent. We also aim to assist our readers in perfecting their resume. In 2014, we assembled 10 Eye-Catching Graphic Designer Resumes as inspiration for those who are on the job hunt. While still a...

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5 Tips for Acing a Panel Interview

A normal job interview is stressful enough. Now imagine pitching yourself to several art directors, marketing managers and graphic designers in a panel interview setting. Nervous? According to a survey by The Creative Group, a majority of executives (86 percent) said one-on-one interviews are the most effective. But panel interviews ranked second – ahead...

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New UX Design Certificate Covers The Basics & Process

At the heart of any design project is the consideration of the user experience. Out of all the other factors for completing a design assignment, delivering a favorable user experience design is by far the most crucial. In fact, it’s so important to design that it’s now commonplace for UX design skills to be...