Tag Archives: DesignCasts

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Thursday: Social Media Advice for Creative Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re a solo freelancer or head up a small creative firm, you’ve got to know how to use Twitter to interact with your customers and fan base. But do you know how to use social media to grow your business? Entrepreneur and social supercollider Willo O’Brien will be hosting Twitter for Creative Entrepreneurs Thursday, April 19, at 2 p.m....

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Tomorrow: Web Design for Beginners with Patrick McNeil

Tomorrow’s the final session in the series Web Design for Beginners with Patrick McNeil. There’s still time to grab a seat if you haven’t already! If you didn’t catch the first three sessions, you can watch them on Design TV and read our recaps: Web 101: very basic explanations of how the web works, and...

Web Design for Beginners: Designing for the Web Recap

Thanks to everyone who joined us for today’s session on Designing for the Web! Patrick McNeil reassured us that making the jump from print to digital design is an adventure. There are obviously going to be challenges, but they don’t exclusively affect beginners—because the web is ALWAYS changing, you never stop learning web design....

Next Week: Designing for the Web DesignCast

Moving from traditional print-based graphic design to web design can be hard. Web Design for Beginners: Designing for the Web will teach you how your design skills transfer to the web, how content management systems work and where to go to find web design inspiration. I’ll be presenting this live next Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 2...

Deal of the Week: The Design of Dissent & Print RDA 2011

In this very special DesignCast, two of the most successful, respected, and outspoken designers in the industry (and co-authors of the book The Design of Dissent), Mirko Ilic and Milton Glaser, take a look at graphic work over the decades that designers have created as a result of social and political unrest. They also...

Web Design for Beginners: Web 101 Recap

Thanks to everyone who turned out for the first session in our Web Design for Beginners series, Web 101! Patrick McNeil’s session for absolute beginners (no designer left behind!) focused on making sure that every designer understands how the web works—just as you’d understand printing processes even if you never actually touch a printing...

Upcoming Free Webinars for Designers

The team at HOW has a couple of free DesignCasts coming up—you’d be crazy not to register! Note: The capacity for all live DesignCasts is limited to 1,000 people! Be sure to sign in early on the day of the event—registration doesn’t guarantee you’ll get in. If you aren’t able to attend live, you...

This Week: Web 101 with Patrick McNeil @designmeltdown

The 4-part Web Design for Beginners DesignCast series with Patrick McNeil starts this Wednesday, making it a perfect fit if your New Year’s resolution is to finally learn about web design. (The series is based on Patrick’s HOW U workshop—a perfect solution for people who are visual learners.) You can purchase all four one-hour DesignCasts as a series...