New Online Learning Opportunity: HOW Design U

HOW Design University (HOW U) is a new online education program from the publishers of HOW magazine that provides in-depth learning opportunities for busy creative professionals, on your own schedule and in a variety of formats. Our online workshops, independent study programs, DesignCasts and On Demand Video Tutorials explore topics that are key to your career growth and success. We offer professional-level continuing education to help you sharpen your skills, strengthen your client partnerships and improve your value to your employer.

The first course begins December 5:

Developing a Successful Online Marketing Plan

Now is the perfect time to define an online marketing plan that will take your creative business to new heights. This four-lesson design workshop will teach you the strategies and tactics for using online tools to connect with your clients and prospects, build their trust, and develop relationships that lead to new projects.

TUITION: $299.00 ($269 for Design Insiders)

Description: Ilise Benun, a widely recognized expert on marketing for creative businesses, has developed a series of reading materials, audio and video presentations, and online resources to help you build an effective online marketing plan for your business in four steps. Plus, you’ll get practical exercises and worksheets designed to help you apply what you’re learning to your own business. And you’ll have a chance to interact with other students to ask questions and share your own experiences.

Coming soon: Courses specifically for print designers starting to work on the web, including:

  • Principles of Web Design
  • Principles of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Principles of User Experience
  • Principles of Information Architecture

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