Knowing your brand colors and how to use them properly is key to maintaining your brand image. One shade of green can be absolutely, 100% different from another shade of green. And, we all know, the two can definitely look...
Every industry has its own unique set of words and phrases with specific meanings. Graphic design is no different, and it can be confusing to adjust to and understand new terms while working with your designer or when getting...
Do you have files that are way too big? Large file sizes can be a frustrating, especially when trying to email a PDF or image to a friend or colleague. And if your internet speeds are slow, uploading a large...
Are you looking to launch a website for a new or growing business? You might consider Squarespace, Wix, and Wordpress — three of the world’s top web building tools. But what are the differences between them, and which is the best...
I recently talked about some common types of mobile web design. But why is having a mobilized site so important for business today? Take a look at these four reasons you need to go mobile. 1. Your clients are mobile! Do you have...
What is a mobile friendly site? According to Google, it’s a site that avoids old or outdated software that is not commonly used on mobile devices (like Flash), incorporates large, easy-to-read text sizes, and adjusts content to fit the screen...
Photographs and illustrations are powerful tools. They attract and engage clients and play an important role in cultivating a professional, vibrant image for your business. But what if your photos are blurry, low quality, or upload so slowly that your...
As a graphic designer, you know how important it is to have the right tools for the job. We've all spent countless hours doing things that seem difficult or tedious, only to find out later that there's a better way....
What makes a logo great? And what characteristics can you expect to find in the brightest and best designs? An effective logo is an invaluable part of your business, and there are actually just five basic elements of logo design that can help...
“A business card is a road map to opportunity. It could lead you to a great new job, a great business partnership, or simply help your business make money.” Patrick Allen Even with so much of business and commerce going digital, business...