Daniel Mchallum

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6 rock-solid ways to improve your graphic design portfolio

In January, we shared with you some quick tips to improve your portfolio. There are, though, more deep and fundamental ways to improve your portfolio …

Graphic Means, a documentary on the evolution of graphic design production, premieres this week

<i>Graphic Means</i>, a major new documentary charting the evolution of graphic design production, will premiere on 15 April 2017 at ByDesign film festival …

Italy’s rich graphic design history celebrated with new website

The Archivio Grafica Italiana spotlights designers past and present<p>A new website spotlighting Italy’s graphic design heritage and its global influence has recently launched. Called Archivio Grafica Italiana, the database is founded and edited by Nicola-Matteo Munari, who hopes to put Italian …

Graphic Design

This Illustrator Pen tool trick will change your design life

Hand letterers! Do you find the process of digitising your curvaceous creations a time-consuming affair? Don't you wish there was a quicker way to …

How To Redesign a Menu

The original menu was set in Arial. For the redesign, I set the restaurant name in Grafolita Script and applied several styles in the large Minion …

Review of the Year 2016: Top 25 Graphic Design

We’ve seen some big rebrands this year including Mastercard, the Premier League and Co-op, but there’s also been some new studios and designers …

20 Rising Web Development And Design Blogs To Follow In 2017

A year ago I listed 25 promising digital design blogs to follow. When you look back, you notice how much have changed. If you’re aiming to become a successful entrepreneur or a freelancer, you must learn marketing, design and web development.<p>Today I’m sharing a handy list of 20 rising web …

Hands-On: Graphic Design Tools Before the Desktop Publishing Revolution

Question for graphic designers: When’s the last time you used an X-Acto knife and glue to create a physical paste-up that you presented to a client …

Things to Remember when Starting a Design Business

Have you been thinking about starting a design business? With all the outstanding reasons to do so, we can certainly see why. You might be drawn by …

Six Simple Tips For Designing Stunning Infographics

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Infographics remain one of the best forms of visual content in the digital world today. They catch the eye and they can publicize a great deal of …

Differences between web design and web development

“Web Design” and “Web development” are compatible terms, but they really do very different meaning. If you want to establish a new project or a new …

Designing with SVG: How Scalable Vector Graphics Can Increase Visitor Engagement

Scalable Vector Graphics, more affectionately known as SVGs, are an XML-based graphic format used to display images on the web. Unlike PNGs, JPEGs, …

100+ Best Web Design Tools of 2018

Web Design Tools<p>Featured<p>Logo Design<p>Designevo (Free)<p>Create awesome looking logos with ease<p>Random generation of logos for your company<p>Logo Makr …

39 logo fonts everyone should know

Typography can make or break the design of a logo. The right logo font can amplify the impact of your logo (and brand), while the wrong font could be …

Rachel Roddy’s very best recipe for meatballs | A kitchen in Rome

This week, we are let in on a new secret, gleaned from a Roman trattoria: not to fry or seal, but simply to poach meatballs in a rich, soft tomato sauce. Serve as you like – but crusty bread or mash is hard to beat<p>Let the meatballs rest. That’s the advice that seems to be agreed upon. Beyond that, …

Italy

9 Calorie-Burning Cardio Exercises For Anyone Who Hates Running

Because why run when you can not?<p><b>1.</b> Choose 4-5 exercises from the list.<p><b>2.</b> Do the first exercise for 45 seconds, then rest for 15 seconds, then move to the next one.<p><b>3.</b> Once you've gotten through 4-5 exercises, that's one round. Complete the circuit for 3-5 rounds total, resting a minute between …

Workouts

10 best new web design tools for October 2016

These days many of us are working on sites that involve a complex tangle of dependencies; if that’s you, this month there are a few tools that might …

Do This Foam Roller Exercise Right Now, Feel Better All Day

You train like an athlete—so you should recover like one, too. One of the best ways? Foam rolling—perfect for a Friday morning. It helps to restore …

Graphic Design Tutorial: Typography Design & Art Direction [VIDEO]

Nailing the nuances and rhythm of typography design is one of the most difficult things any designer will do.If you’re nuts about graphic design, …

The UFC workout program to get built like a fighter

Getty Images/Jamie Squire<p>Getty Images/Jamie Squire<p><b>Duration</b> 30<p><b>Exercises</b> 11<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>When you’re in the Octagon going head to bloody head with a …

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Game. Changer.<p>Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by …

7 Scrumptious Gumbo Recipes

1 of 7<p>Lucy Buffett’s Winter Gumbo<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 7<p>Shrimp-and-Andouille Gumbo Dip<p>3 of 7<p>Shrimp-and-Crab Gumbo Over Grits<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 7<p>Shrimp and …

Logo Design: Creative Stages.

Logos are perhaps as vital and crucial for marketing success of a brand or company as appearance is important for the first meeting with a client or …

The 20 Rep Squat Program | The Best Squat Program Ever!

The 20 rep squat program is one of those time tested methods of building strength and muscle for the legs and the entire body which is both …

Shakshuka: A Template for Breakfast, Dinner, and Every Meal in Between

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Is it just me, or is <i>shakshuka</i> everywhere these days? It's a toss-up as to whether it's more fun to say "shakshuka" or the name of its Turkish counterpart, <i>menemen</i>, but both are incredibly …

Breakfast

Homemade Ramen Recipes That'll Hug You From The Inside Out

These are not your instant soups.<p>If the mention of ramen brings to mind the packets of Maruchan ready-to-make soup that you can get for less than a dollar, then the introduction to a proper bowl of this soup is going to rock your mind. Ramen is one of the best gifts Asia has ever given the world ― …

Graphic designer Timo Lenzen fuses hyperreal, architectural forms with vivid colours

German graphic designer Timo Lenzen merges crisp, stylised 3D forms with harsh, vibrant gradients to make posters with punch. Inspired by highly …