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How To Avoid A Nonprofit Branding Nightmare

Give A Brand! offers high-end design services to nonprofits who might have foregone time and money on their logo in their quest to do good. The results offer some important lesson in nonprofit branding.<p>Nonprofits are working on serious missions. Which is why it’s puzzling to see some philanthropies …

Graphic Design

Milton Glaser: “Art is a Judgment of History”

<i>Enter your best work into two competitions deadlining soon: the HOW Logo Design Awards, and the PRINT Typography & Lettering Awards!</i>The first …


Uber New Logotype

Last week we posted about the Uber redesigned branding and visual identity system. Today we are sharing the process behind their new logotype. …

QBC dance studio - UI/UX Design

QBC dance studio is a branding and UI/UX design project designed by Alexander Shmelev. The project was published quite a few months ago but I decided …

How to Describe Complex Designs for Users with Disabilities

You’re a developer who has just been handed a complex design spec. You know the designs support accessibility because your UX team read a Medium post …

Chameleon - impressive creation - Fine Art Bodypainting by Johannes Stötter


The inventor of emoji on his famous creations – and his all-time favorite

MoMA in New York has just added the first emoji to their collection – Shigetaka Kurita explains how he designed them, and how it all started with the heart<p>I was part of a team that spent about two years designing the first emoji for the launch of i-mode [NTT DoCoMo’s mobile internet system] in …


What Do You Do When the Project You’re Working on No Longer Excites You?

Inspiration and passion are a designers’ daily bread. Without them we crumble, wither and are reduced to mere pixels pushing hacks. But the problem …

Web Design



Personal Branding: The Long and Winding Road to Recognition [Infographic]

Paul McCartney is clearly one of the most recognized names in the world. His legacy in music, and beyond, is immense, perhaps unmatched.<p>Earlier this …