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Online Branding: Creative Strategy in Web Design

Rub elbows with the greatest names in web design and get all of the latest tools and tips for online branding and creative strategy in web design at the HOW Interactive Design Conference. The following piece on online branding is an excerpt from the first lesson of Dave Holston’s HOW Design University course, Managing...

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8 Beautiful Book Cover Designs

As a committed bookworm and ravenous design junkie, I spend many of my days browsing book covers. My Design Shop features books by some of the most prominent names in graphic design. Naturally, some of the book cover designs themselves are pretty darn impressive. I rounded up a few of the best book covers...

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Advanced Responsive Web Design Techniques

Ready to explore the latest tools and tech for just for interactive designers? Register for the HOW Interactive Design Conference today! Are you ready to take your responsive web design projects to the next level? Perhaps you’d like to add parallax scrolling, SVG artwork, jQuery slideshows, CSS3 animations, simple CSS transitions, or slide-out form...

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Recap: How to Position Yourself as a Branding Expert

Learn how to apply your knowledge of brand strategy to packaging in the Product Packaging Design Strategy course from HOW Design University. On Wednesday, brand strategy gurus Marcia Hoeck and Ed Roach will present a live design tutorial on How to Talk About Branding, their third webinar in a series on becoming a true...

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4 Reasons Designers Should Learn How to Edit Video

Learn about the latest cutting-edge tools, tech and resources at the HOW Interactive Design Conference. The Washington, D.C., conference will be here before you know it!  “Everything tells a story: Narrative and documentary video, motion graphics, and websites.” – Andrew Gormley Many interactive and multimedia designers are required to understand how to edit videos...

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7 Years of Color: Pantone Color of the Year 2008-2014

Each year, the Pantone Color of the Year influences product development, purchasing, and design across industries including fashion, packaging, interior design, graphic design and more. For more than a decade, Pantone has been choosing these colors based on popular entertainment, travel destinations, and worldwide events. As you may have read on HOW earlier this...

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9 Memorable HOW Magazine Covers

Supercharge your type batteries with Better, Faster Type — a fun, fast-paced type creativity course that helps you sharpen your type skills, learn new ways to generate type solutions and unleash your inner type geek. With your new skills, maybe your work will be featured on a future cover of HOW Magazine! I was...

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4 Credibility-Based Logo Design Strategies

A logo is one of the most important aspects of any business, and most designers have spent a fair share of time creating effective logos for clients. In the Logo Design Awards there are no categories, and it doesn’t matter if your logo was created for yourself, for work or just for fun. Show...