Design Resources & Online Design Education

We know a thing or two about design, so we’ve worked hard to bring you an online design education experience. Browse below for articles and other design resources that can help you learn graphic design skills, from beginner to advanced, and help you stay abreast on news and trends designers need to know. Be sure to visit our sister sites: HOW Design University for the best way to learn web design, marketing, typography skills and more through online graphic design courses and tutorials, and HOW Interactive Design for a regular flow of expert advice regarding interactive and web design.


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...


6 Ways to Experience the Magic of HOW Design Live Online

Last week, I told you about the magical things that are happening at HOW Design Live Online. Attendees can experience a full 23 hours of HOW Design Live online from absolutely anywhere with an Internet connection. Plus, you can chat with your favorite presenters in live chat sessions throughout the two-week event! This week, I...


3 Free UX Design Videos from Patrick McNeil’s New Course

Have you registered for the HOW Interactive Design Conference? Stay ahead of the curve by networking with distinguished experts and peers, attending workshops and exploring the latest in interactive design technology. If you read my usual posts, you know I’m always trying to learn more about interactive design, and especially UX design. That’s why...


New UX Design Course from Patrick McNeil

photo from Shutterstock UX design is holistic approach to web design, optimizing every aspect of interaction with an interactive web design for a great user experience. Learning the multifaceted UX design process and its broad range of applications can be a challenge. If you’re a UX designer who wants to expand your UX toolbox...


Webinar Recap: How to Make an Infographic

Have you ever created an infographic before? I’ve made a few ungainly attempts at the art myself, and I was blown away by how much work goes into infographic design! Performing the research, laying out the design, creating the illustrations—I ended up scrapping my whole project and starting over more than once just because...