As print designers explore how to translate their skills to interactive projects, a comparison of print and online magazines reveals key similarities and differences.
Hitting a wall in your interactive design career? Longing for change? Stuck in a rut? Melissa Morris Ivone shares advice on beating career and creative burnout.
This website for an old-school letterpress printer plays directly into one of the most tempting design crutches: thematic design. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good theme-based website design, and I have on numerous occasions raved about this particular interactive design approach. But in this example of great website design, you find an...
Say hello to Brian Miller author of the best-selling book Above the Fold: Understanding the Principles of Successful Web Design. He’ll be speaking at the upcoming HOW Interactive Design Conference, and you can find him on Twitter. You may not know Brian Miller personally, but you probably know his work—in fact, we’ll guess that “Above the Fold”...
Julianna Goodman has worked at Razorfish, Kate Spade New York and MOMA. Here’s how she transitioned from creating exquisite print work to focusing on interactive design.
Graphic designer Shawn Hazen's career has become more and more web-based over the years. These days you’ll find him in Chicago heading up Hazen Creative, where he does about half web work and half identity design.
You might call Matthew Bouloutian a print designer’s print designer. He worked almost exclusively in print from 1999 to 2010, but today he’s the co-owner and creative director of Modern Good, where interactive design is a forte.
Rafael Esquer's first foray into web design was building a site for himself from HTML. Now he leads all kinds of digital projects as principal of Alfalfa Studio in New York.
Kim Robak expanded her skill set to match the changing needs of her in-house design job. Now she works on a range of projects that include both print and interactive components, and, as she puts it, “a strong designer can work in any medium.”
This week on HOW Interactive Design, we’ve got the real-life story of a former print designer who moved to the web, a profile of a top interaction design program, advice for your career and other top stories from the world of web design.