Russ Goerend

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10 Rules of Professional Etiquette for the Digital Workplace

It’s easy to forget manners when you’re all alone. From showing up late to meetings and forgetting simple things like “please” and “thank you,” …

10 Illustrator Tools Every Designer Should Be Using

What You'll Be CreatingIn this article, we’re going to talk about the top ten most useful tools in Adobe Illustrator. Whether you’re into icon …

20 perfect font pairings

Finding font pairings that set each other off, don't fight the eye for attention, and harmonise without becoming homogenous and dull is tough for …

What the hell is design thinking anyway?

In a meeting a couple of weeks ago, one of my colleagues asked me to define “design thinking”. This question felt like a potential bear trap—after …

Sean Malto Skateboard Documentary Shot on iPhone – MacStories

Club MacStories offers exclusive access to <b>extra MacStories content</b>, delivered every week; it's also a way to support us directly.<p>Club MacStories will help you discover the best apps for your devices and get the most out of your iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Plus, it's made in Italy.<p>Starting at $5/month, …

Jessica Svendsen

Charlie Rose<p>The new identity for the Charlie Rose television show reflects the iconic and simple stage that Charlie Rose has used since the show …

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22 web trends every designer should know

The web never stops evolving. 2015 was a year of increasing device diversity, amazing scripting smarts, gorgeous image-rich news sites, and a …

6 ways to make your personal website more effective

From authors and designers, to coders and writers – and everyone in between – personal websites are a new concept that is likely here to stay.<p>For those of us who are self-employed, well known on the internet, or trying to build an online persona, personal websites help us further our career goals …

The Multichannel Marketing Plan Growth Wheel [Infographic]

A process for creating a multichannel marketing plan combining the SOSTAC® and RACE frameworksAt the start of each year we refresh our planning …

How to Cut Out the Subject From the Background in Photoshop

This video by Chris from Spoon Graphics does a good job of going over many of the options available inside Photoshop for cutting things out. The most …

Photoshop

A Simple Web Developer's Color Guide

You will, of course, subconsciously be learning the theory along the way. So, just for funsies (yes, I said “funsies”), I recommend coming back in a …

Web Design

A Strong Personal Brand Will Enhance Your Life, No Matter What You Do for a Living

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most entrepreneurs understand the importance of branding when it comes to business. Building a well recognized and respected business brand ads tremendous value and can create a significant competitive advantage. Just ask Apple.<p>So why, …

How to draw with the Pen, Curvature, or Pencil tool in Illustrator

Draw with the Pen tool<p>Draw straight line segments with the Pen tool<p>The simplest path you can draw with the Pen tool is a straight line, made by …

How The 2016 Olympic Logo and Font were Created

The Olympics is a place where dreams come true — including for designers, who create everything from the logos to the tickets, the mascots to medals …

Canva’s Ultimate Guide to Font Pairing

<i>Choosing one typeface isn’t so hard, but how do you choose a pair, or maybe three?</i>Whether you know it or not, different font combinations create …

The 10 commandments of typography

Whether you're an art director, graphic designer working from home or a web designer, getting your typography right is essential if you want to get …

How to Create a Killer Brand Video in 2 Hours

Video is a hugely important marketing medium.<p>Websites with videos keep site visitors for 88% longer than sites without video content.<br>• 57% of customers …

Videography

How to Create an Offset Outline Text Effect in Photoshop

Trendy ways to create cool headers for your projects don’t have to be difficult. I’ve seen this offset outline text effect done many times, and it’s …

15 Time Wasters That Successful People Avoid

The reality is, there are only 24 hours in a day and there is nothing we can do to change that (at least not yet). I’m sure you struggle to make the …

7 Bad Graphic Design Habits to Lose

Check out this Guest Post on 7 Bad Graphic Design Habits to Lose in order to improve as a designer and please the client every time!The post 7 Bad …

Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a unicorn

Tired of having ideas and not being able to execute on them, Nick Fredman learned how to code.The post Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a …

20 Free Photoshop Actions All Designers Must Have

Automated scripts save time and improve workflow in all creative fields. Adobe products like Photoshop offer scripts called <b>actions</b> that automate a …

Tutorials

Kenneth “Hap” Klopp: “Focus on Value, Not Price”

The former head of the North Face discusses brands, teams, and a key insight from Buckminster Fuller.<p>In 1968, Kenneth “Hap” Klopp acquired The North …

Just call us Principal. | Principal

Same company. Same name. Now with an exciting new global look to better represent who we are and where we’re headed in the future.<p>We’ve always been …

Employment