Self Promotion for Graphic Design & Designers

Graphic design self-promotion tools are essential for all design professionals. But how do you come up with new and unique self-promotion tactics? Or how do you help your design clients achieve their mission through dynamic self-promotion design? Find tips and advice to help elevate you to a self-promo pro. See how by effectively marketing your graphic, web design business, you can experience positive results.

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10 Essential Branding Tips from Design Educators

The importance of branding is a topic that designers face daily— from creating a brand from the ground up, to maintaining brand standards, to communicating branding strategy to clients, and to establishing ourselves as our own brand. Over the years, we have written articles on branding tips, excerpted lessons from HOW Design University courses,...

Get inspiration and business card ideas from designs like this one by Jose Canales

24 Business Cards Making Impressions

Back in January, we pondered the power of the business card to create promotional buzz, and provided you with a gallery of unique business cards to spark inspiration for your own promotion design, whether for yourself or a client. Here, we showcase 24 more: Get Inspired by These 24 Business Cards Designer: Jose Canales Designer: Josh VandenAvond Designer: Salih Kucukaga Designer: Anastasiia Rafayenko Designer: Josip...

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3 Side Projects Turned Popular Tools for Designers, Part 2

In part 1 of this series, we talked about that exhilarating moment when you decide that you are finally going to pursue that passion project, and we heard from the designers who created HTML Arrows, HTML Color Codes, Color Hunt, Chartico, Swiss Style Color Picker and The Evolution of Web Design. Here, we hear from three more designers...

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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...