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Free PSD Resources That You Can Use For Personal & Commercial Projects

‘Art Book Sketch’ mockup by Kamila Figura<br>Image via Kamila Figura<br>To creatives, freebies are godsends. It’s certainly been a great week, as Adobe has …

How To Land A Design Job At Spotify, Pentagram, Nike, Airbnb, And More

Images via Wikimedia Commons and Pentagram<br>What is it like to work at some of the most coveted companies by designers, and how do you get hired by …

Infographic: What belongs in your branding style guide

If you have market competition, you have to identify what makes your organization special.An important part of differentiating your products is …

10 Deadly Sins of Graphic Design [Infographic]

Digital marketing and graphic design are two of the crucial components of the modern-day marketing mix. With the vast advancement in the field of …

Free Tools Students Can Use to Produce Animated Videos

Creating an animated video can be a great extension to many writing projects. Students can use video creation tools to animate short stories that …

Best Free Fonts You Should Try in 2018

You're reading Best Free Fonts You Should Try in 2018, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

Typography

150 People Attempt to Draw World’s Famous Logos Completely From Memory

Can you remember what the IKEA logo looks like? Could you draw the Starbucks mermaid without peeking? That’s the challenge that Signs.com gave to 156 Americans. In half an hour’s time, they were asked to recreate 10 famous company logos completely from memory. The results, called Branded in Memory, …

Graphic Design

Moving From Photoshop And Illustrator To Sketch: A Few Tips For UI Designers

• 17 min read<br>• Graphics, Workflow, Plugins, Sketch<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web …

Web Design

This Website Lets You Download, Print Old Graphic Design Posters For Free

<b>If you’ve</b> always been in awe of people who have never designed with lasso tools or color adjustment functions, here’s some good news—a website lets …

Posters

Best iPad Apps for Pro Designers

The iPad has now become one of the most usefulThe post Best iPad Apps for Pro Designers appeared first on iamwire.

Free typography resources: The big list

Everyone, even non-designers, can agree that the smallest typographical change can make a world of difference (*cough* <i>Warren Beatty</i> *cough*). …

Typography

A Step-by-Step Guide for Starting a New App Design Project in Sketch

Sketch Tutorials<p>And why I never, EVER start them from scratch.<p><b>I’m a firm believer in transparency, so before we start, I owe you this:</b><br>Portions of …

userinterface

Where has the creativity gone in web (and UX) design?

Take a moment to think about the sites you’ve visited today. Have any of them stood out to you as being <i>unique</i> in their design? If I had to put money …

UX Design

This waterproof enclosure turns your iPhone into a high-powered underwater camera

Protective cases for the iPhone come in all shapes and sizes, and the bigger and bulkier the case, the greater level of protection you can usually …

IPhone 7

The Importance Of Creating A Consistent Brand Image

Why Brand Consistency Is ImportantBuilding a brand is all about <b>consistency</b>.Your customers expect to have the same experience whenever they deal with …

This Apple Watch stand turns your smartwatch into a miniature Macintosh

The Elago W3 is only $15 on Amazon<p>Every once in a while, you stumble upon a must-have product. These purchases combine low cost and supreme utility with an overabundance of cool, geek, or nostalgia factor. The Elago W3 Apple Watch stand hits every one of those checkboxes. It’s a $15 silicone …

A Beautiful, Minimalist Yet Futuristic Fountain Pen That Costs Just $35

<b>With more and more people</b> writing with a keyboard on a computer these days, the old-fashioned way of putting pen to paper is starting to feel a …

Fountain Pens

The Three Levels of Design

Norman suggests that when using a product, our emotional state affects the utility we derive and our experience. People in positive emotional states are prone to be more creative since their thinking is more expansive and helps them in finding alternatives to the problem at hand.<p>A negative or …