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50 Awesome Photoshop Text Tutorials

Tweet Today we bring you 50 awesome Photoshop text tutorials to help improve your skills…

10 SEO Rules for Designers to Know

Tweet A crucial part of web design is being aware of SEO (Search Engine Optimization) rules and knowing how and when to apply them.  The following article by Joshua Jeffreys breaks these rules down:

40 Outstanding 3D Wallpapers

Tweet Designer Cosmin Lupsan came up with a great list of 3D wallpapers we would like to share with you.  The art on these wallpapers were created with Photoshop and 3D programs such as Maya, Caligari, Blender, Shrek Software, and 3Dsmax.  We hope you enjoy viewing them as much as we did…

Preparing for Print: Crops and Bleeds

Tweet A very important part of the design process is the printing process and being knowledgeable about the basics.  It is always important to be in communication with your printer and to ask for what specifications they require, as printing requirements may vary slightly from one printer to the next.  With that in mind, the

Don’t Use Stock Photography Cliches

Tweet Earlier we did a post on Free Stock photography websites.  Stock photography can be a great source for images.  At the same time though, as designers we have to be careful not to fall into the trap of using the same type of imagery that’s been used countless times.  We have to remember that

8 Great Design Utilities

Tweet The good folks at Dezinerfolio.com came up with a list of 8 Design Utilities.  We feel that these design utilites are valuable and can really assist and enhance your design process.  And we are pleased to share them with you..  All the best!

How to Create a Vector Film Slate Icon

Tweet One of the best ways to improve your skills as a designer is by doing tutorials. We found a great tutorial at Vector.tutsplus.com on how to create a Vector Film Slate Icon (Created by designer Ryan Putnam aka Rype). And we are delighted to share it with you:

Freebie: Icon Sets

Tweet A blog is only as great as the freebies it offers, right? Lol, well maybe that’s not the case, but in the efforts of making your job easier as a designer, we found some free icons for you from webiconset.com.

40 Breath Taking Images in Black and White Photography

Tweet The following are 40 Stunning images in black and white photography Photography is a very important part of the graphic design process and it often times starts as the root and base of a design. It is from photography that we often times gain our inspiration and into photography that we often times pour

10 Excellent Places to Find Graphic Design Jobs

Tweet As a designer, one of the best places to find job opportunities are through graphic design job boards.  On youthedesigner.com they compiled an excellent list of 10 sources that we thought were worth sharing..  Good luck and happy hunting!