Designing for social...

By Catt Small You can see Catt Small live at Hashtag activism Social media networks are a great example of this effect. When they catch on and become a habit, people gain a larger reach. Twitter and Facebook are two of the most popular networks where netizens can publicly share ideas with...

15 essential photo e...

By Craig Stewart Photoshop is the world’s go-to photo editor – so much so that the word has become verbified, like ‘Hoover’ or ‘Google’. This might give the impression that Adobe’s Creative Cloud photo editor is the undisputed champion, but that all depends...

How to get more from...

By Creative Bloq Staff In an ever-evolving digital world, it’s easy to overlook the power of print. But the medium is far from dead, as many a designer will tell you. Here, freelance designers Clementine Carriere and Caterina Bianchini, in association with Route 1 Print, reveal the best...

The 7 stages of bein...

By Sammy Maine Whether you’re just starting out as a freelance illustrator or graphic designer or you’ve been doing it for decades, one thing never changes – someone always wants you to work for free. The email lands in your inbox innocently enough; you read through the project...

8 tips to ace tech j...

By Emerson Loustau Landing your dream job isn’t just down to perfecting your design portfolio – you also need to present yourself the right way in your interview. I have been in the room for a lot of tech interviews, and on the way, I have picked up a few tips for designers and...

Explore seasonal col...

By Dom Carter Yesterday saw the launch of VIEWPOINT COLOUR, an inspirational lifestyle magazine from the Pantone Color Institute, which explores seasonal colour trends and insights across all design disciplines. With colour playing a crucial part in branding, logo design, and how products are...

Become a marketing m...

By Creative Bloq Staff Selling people on your product isn’t easy, and getting them to even give you a look can be even tougher. You need to know how to market your products, and you can learn that art with the Complete Digital Marketing Course. It’s on sale now for 90% off the...

15 Photoshop CC web ...

By Brian Wood Many of us who design for apps will have issue 288; buy it here! Related articles: Let’s block ads! (Why?)...

Adobe launches Disne...

By Dom Carter Are you an arts student looking for your first break in the industry? Well, you’re in luck, because Disney (you might’ve heard of them) has just launched a contest offering five students aged 18-24 the chance to visit its LA campus and discover how the pros create...

Prep your work for 3...

By Rob Redman 3D printing has become hugely popular. If you want to start printing your own Working to scale is important. Although most 3D printers come with software that can adjust scale, transforms and rotations (mostly to help the design fit on the build platform better) it’s best...