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Editor’s Note: Becoming a jack-of-all-trades may seem unfocused, but it may actually be beneficial to your career in the digital creative industry. In fact, the key to future-proofing your career as a digital creative is to be flexible and become …
As both a face and a function, brand archetypes can reveal how a brand shows up in the world, how it is motivated and what triggers it. Very simply, archetypes can facilitate the understanding of a brand and why it attracts certain customers.
Grants are an often over-looked way to seek funding for a socially conscious design idea. Check out these 5 grant writing tips, excerpted from “The Design Activist’s Handbook: How to Change the World With Socially Conscious Design,” to help bring your idea to life.
Here, Andy Epstein, author of “The Corporate Creative,” offers a tongue-in-cheek list of ways to get fired in the hopes that you’ll not try them.
Get typography tips and tricks from the author of Mastering Type. Learn about everything from kerning to font pairing.
With Jim Krause’s new book, The Logo Brainstorm Book, set to release soon, we decided to give you a taste of some of the awesome lessons and examples you’ll find inside.
This collection of designers’ favorite work is the best of the best—the work that is the best-looking, the highest profile, the smartest strategically.
A New Way to Be Inspired Jim Krause’s best-selling, globally popular “Index” series and Eric Smith’s inspiring “Live Now” are coming to the iPad! These eBooks use an all new fixed-layout design, these are built specifically for your …
Von Glitschka is a master at creating special elements that designers can use in their own projects: textures, patterns, and now ornaments! Read more about his newest book “Flourish Banner Frame.”
For many designers, creating things by hand is a reaction to too much computer-based design. Since the first Fingerprint was published, ideas that were once on the fringe have begun to thrive in the mainstream. From typography and illustration to book-making and film titles, elements of handcraft have soaked into everyday life. Fingerprint No. 2 reflects the evolution of those ideas.