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Five Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Expand Your Design Business

Tweet “If you’re at a turning point with your design business — maybe you’re thinking of hiring extra staff, connecting with contractors, or searching for more international clients — let these five reasons serve as an incentive not to”…

Ten Questions You Should be Asking to Produce the Killer Design Clients Crave

Tweet When you’re about to take on a project as a designer, it is very important to get a full understanding of what it is your client is looking for.  These 10 questions will get you on the right path…

Computer Security: Over 10 Apps to Keep Your Freelancing Business Safe

Tweet The worst thing to have happen to your freelance business is to have a virus destroy all your files and programs.   These 11 apps will help you prevent that…

25 Awesome Fireworks Resources for Web Designers

Tweet Here are 25 wonderful resources for all the Adobe Fireworks lovers out there. Fireworks is a great program for graphic and web designers, and is known for it’s ability to create both vector and bitmap pics and to edit them as well…

METAL MANIA – Metal Textures, Patterns, Brushes, Gradients, Icons, and Tutorials

Tweet By Semhal N. Today we present metal mania, aka metal mayhem, aka all the metal you could ever want and need.  We have every link you could ever need to free textures, tutorials, patterns, brushes, gradients, and even metal art. (In a related topic you may also want to check out RUSTY RUST which

50 Ultimate Useful Free MAC Applications

Tweet One of the benefits to having a MAC computer are the tons and tons of neat apps available.  Here are 50 really useful ones…

Women in Web Design: Group Interview

Tweet Contrary to popular perception, there  are a quite a few very gifted female web designers out there, and here’s an inspirational interview with some of the top ones….

5 New and Amazing Features in Adobe Illustrator CS55

Tweet Adobe CS5 comes with new and exciting developments.   Here are some amazing updates that will be included in Illustrator CS5…

Top 10 Screen Capturing Tools

Tweet Have you ever wanted to capture a screen or a certain portion of it, but didn’t know how? Or maybe you weren’t happy with the limited options when you did. Well here is a list of the top ten screen capturing tools to solve those problems…

35 Fresh CSS3 Articles & Tutorials

Tweet Though not fully supported yet, CSS3  (as well as HTML5) is definitely the future of web design and therefore important to know. Here are 35 great articles and tutorials to get you up to speed…