Josh Milton

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Gigantic "vending machine" skyscraper dispenses 3D-printed homes in Tokyo

Could the skyscraper of the future dispense homes like a vending machine? Growing and adapting to Tokyo’s housing demand, this Pod Skyscraper is …

Here Are the Top 10 Brands, According to Millennials

Can you guess which ones they are?<p>Millennials are obviously a big market for companies--they're starting families, buying houses and consuming technology in various ways. But is dropping major coin on marketing to this audience worth it? A new survey on Millennial consumers says not so much.<p>What …

Top 10

27 Restaurant Menu Templates With Creative Designs

Restaurants that invest considerable thought in their menus do better than those that don’t. Menu designs are vital in convincing customers to buy …

Graphic Design

NASA's Gorgeous Retro-Future Posters Celebrate Space Travel

“Visions of the Future” is where design meets the deepest reaches of space. A creative team known within The Jet Propulsion Laboratory as “The Studio” created 14 retro-chic posters to celebrate the work at JPL and NASA here on Earth and way, way beyond. The posters are available for free …

Posters

The 10 best new graphic design tools for April

April 2016 will go down in history as the month virtual reality hit the mainstream. The much-anticipated Oculus Rift headset is one of a slew of new …

How it Feels When the Person You Love Has Depression

I'd never dated anyone who hadn't been on antidepressants, or spent time in a psychiatrist's office. That dark, brooding, introspective type: it draws me in.<p>I used to joke that only men with depression were attracted to me. It was the only experience I'd had, every long-term boyfriend and even the …

Relationships

16 Web & Graphic Design Trends To Watch In 2016

<i>This just in! Check the</i> <i>all-new Web & Graphic Design Trends post for 2017</i><i>!</i><p>As a web & graphic design agency with an accent in visual storytelling, my …

Millennials have taken the heartbreak out of the long distance relationship

Long distance relationships are challenging. But, before smartphones and social media, long-distance relationships (LDRs) were even more …

Don’t Touch That Facebook Boost Post Button

<b>Do you have a Facebook page?</b>Have you ever clicked on the Facebook <b>Boost Post</b> button to promote your posts?If yes, I have some terrible news for …

AdWords
Customers

15 inspiring quotes from some of the world's greatest graphic designers

Over the past 12 months, I’ve had the great fortune of working with some of the best creatives in the graphic design industry, as prominent guest …

Graphic Design

How To Kill Creativity (And How To Rebuild It)

Many of our organisations , without realising it , act as inhibitors of innovation.<p>Rules and protocols are put in place — often for very good …

Animated icon set brings design to life

No-one can resist a good animated GIF. Yes, they're thoroughly outdated and no-one can agree how to pronounce their name (seriously though, only …

Advertising

Budget Lighting: Fake a Beauty Dish Portrait With a Reflective Umbrella

A beauty dish can be a very useful light modifying tool if you shoot a lot of fashion portraits. If that's not your main cup of tea, however, they …

The Most Important Design Jobs Of The Future

Designers at Google, Microsoft, Autodesk, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, Lunar, Huge, New Deal, and fuseproject predict 18 new design jobs.<p>Yesterday’s graphic designers are today’s UX designers. Will tomorrow’s UX designers be avatar programmers, fusionists, and artificial organ designers? Yes, according …

Design

5 Ways Marketers Are Already Putting Sensors to Work

For tech-savvy marketers and brands, sensors are bound to be big business—once everyone has figured out what to do with them.<p>According to branding …

Advertising Industry

7 Tips to Boost Your Business's Social Media Strategy

Over 46 percent of the Earth's population uses the Internet. Today, a lion's share of that Internet usage is done through social media networks. As …

A Matter of Technique: Logo Designs of Herbert Matter

Last month, at Swann Auction Galleries’ “Art, Press & Illustrated Books” sale, I was most intrigued by “Lot 99,” described in the catalog as</i> …

Graphic Design
Graphic Design

50 Attractive and Versatile Script Fonts 2015

Fonts are important to every designer and graphic developers and these fonts add a personal touch to pretty much any design. Script fonts are based …

Content Marketing: Results Not Typical

You’ve probably seen them, the dreaded content marketing how-to.<p>To be clear this isn’t a critique on content marketing. It’s a part of what I do, but …

Photographer Uses Fireworks and Long Exposures to Make Trees Drip Light

“Impermanent Sculptures” is a series of light-painting photos by Brazilian photographer Vitor Schietti. One of the interesting ideas found in the …

Sculpture

50 Popular Script Fonts For Your Project

Fonts are important to every designer and graphic developers. The designing of any personal or commercial purpose work requires fonts. Choosing …

Typography

Sex, Love, And Tinder Culture: Are Millennials Setting Themselves Up For Failure?

Dr. Logan Levkoff is a sexologist, sex educator, and the sexual expert on the TV show, <i>Married At First Sight</i>. Married At First Sight is the social …

A designer’s secret for creating clever logos

One assignment I give my students early in the school year is to draw 100 visual clichés in 20 minutes. I define these as ideograms that represent a single meaning and are instantly recognizable. Then I have them combine two of these in a new logo, which, if solved successfully, creates a new and …

Graphic Design

Where to find free background textures: 15 great resources

Background textures are a great way to give depth and originality to your designs and go hand in hand with vector-based work. Even better, there are …