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Instagram Marketing For Graphic And Web Designers

Instagram Marketing For Graphic And Web Designers

Instagram marketing can be a great option for many businesses, but what about for graphic and web designers? Instagram may not be the “go-to” marketing network for graphic and web designers, but it can certainly be a great marketing tool when used well. Its a visual network by nature, and thus, it compliments a designer’s day [...]

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Photoshop Tools: Color Selection Anywhere

Photoshop Tools: Color Selection Anywhere

Every now and then someone comes up with a tool that really just makes your life so much easier. This seems to have happened again, at least for us designers. Color picking can be a slightly tedious process, especially when you have to sample colors from an array of images. I am here to tell [...]

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How To Optimize Images For Your WordPress Website

How To Optimize Images For Your WordPress Website

Having great images on your WordPress site can have a tremendous impact on your posts and your site as a whole, but using great images and having optimized images is two entirely different things. Compressing your images is one of the easiest and fastest ways to reduce the load time of your website, which can [...]

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The 10 Best Photoshop Web Button Design Tutorials For Your Website

The 10 Best Photoshop Web Button Design Tutorials For Your Website

Here is a roundup of the 10 best Photoshop web button design tutorials. Use these tutorials to get a grasp of how to make your web button designs look absolutely stunning. Photoshop for Beginners: Creating Buttons for Web part 2   How to Create a Slick and Clean Button in Photoshop   Design a Beautifully [...]

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17 Amazing Web UI Design Kits You Need In Your Design Arsenal

17 Amazing Web UI Design Kits You Need In Your Design Arsenal

1. Moonify Web UI Design Kit   2. Web Design UI Element Set 3. Web Design UI Resource 4. Clean & Usable Web Design UI Kit 5. Minimize Web Design UI Kit   6. Web Design UI Cream Style   7. Butterscotch Web Design UI Kit   8. Cloudy Web Design UI Kit   9. [...]

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Top Examples of Parallax Scrolling in Web Design

Top Examples of Parallax Scrolling in Web Design

Parallax Scrolling Parallax scrolling is an awesome effect that has recently started gaining popularity on the web. The effect layers images and content which moves around at different speeds and many other variables as the user scrolls through the web page. Here are some awesome examples of effective use of parallax scrolling in web design. [...]

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Graphic / User Interface (UI/UX) Designer Call out!

Graphic / User Interface (UI/UX) Designer Call out!

Blueprint Design Studio is exploding with new work, and we want to grow our team of passionate Creative Designers. If you’re looking to create a beautiful web experience, we want to hear from you!

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Photoshop for iPhone

Photoshop for iPhone

For many, the name “Photoshop” is associated with one of the most advanced photo and image manipulation software platforms ever created. From this comes Photoshop for iPhone. Released October 8th, this new (and free) application developed by Adobe Systems allows users very basic Photoshop editing tools on the go. According to the product page, the [...]

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Thinking Outside of the Art Box

Thinking Outside of the Art Box

Due to its convenience and the innovation for experimentation that computer tools have given designers over the last few decades, it makes it appear as if graphic design relies on the computer. This is a misconception often made by those who aren’t designers and who don’t fully understand the history of design. The computer is [...]

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The Power of Typography

The Power of Typography

Typography is a powerful and important design element when it comes to communicating visually. Each character has its own unique and intrinsic qualities that evoke different expressions and messages.  When used correctly, typography can be extremely effective.  It is always important to push the boundaries and rules in design.  However, creativity with no direction or [...]

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