10 golden rules you should live by when combining fonts: Tips from a designer

A photography instructor once told me that “You have to know the rules before you can break them.” Here are some rules to follow when combining fonts in your next design. That’s the (simultaneously frustrating and freeing) thing about art and design—there may be some rules; there may be some best practices, but there are … Continue reading 10 golden rules you should live by when combining fonts: Tips from a designer

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30 stunning Instagram travel photographers that will inspire you to book your next flight

Travel photography has the unique ability to inspire, motivate, and enlighten viewers by visually conveying the atmosphere, feeling, and culture of any given destination. Follow and bookmark these 30 stunning travel photography accounts on Instagram to get you excited about exploring the wonders of the world. 01. @everchanginghorizon | Quin Schrock Quin Schrock is an adventure … Continue reading 30 stunning Instagram travel photographers that will inspire you to book your next flight

13 creative marketing ideas for nonprofits

Nonprofits may be grappling with tough subject matter and loads of financial data, but that doesn’t mean they can’t have a little fun with their marketing. We’re past the days of cold phone calls and mailers. The Internet and social media have emerged as the great equalizers of marketing—putting celebrities, big brands, startups, and customers … Continue reading 13 creative marketing ideas for nonprofits

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30 advertisement design tips that turn heads: Brilliant case studies

As long as people keep creating new products, they will keep creating ads. Here are 30 advertising design tips that will turn heads. Guaranteed. It’s the age-old way of announcing to the world ‘I have a product, this is what it does, and this is why you should buy it’. Source: 30 advertisement design tips … Continue reading 30 advertisement design tips that turn heads: Brilliant case studies

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These 50 awesome book covers will inspire you – and teach you how to design your own

They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. But the truth is, book cover design can make or break a piece of literary text. Maybe I’m superficial, but I do judge a book by its cover. And I suspect I’m not the only one. Book cover design is a crucial part of your … Continue reading These 50 awesome book covers will inspire you – and teach you how to design your own

How to build a strong photography portfolio to attract more clients

Your photography portfolio is often the first point of contact for a potential client. A strong portfolio establishes your style, your range, and your skills—it is your entire brand on display. Photo by Rawpixel Putting one together is (and should be) an intensive process, but the beauty of a well-thought-out portfolio is that it gives … Continue reading How to build a strong photography portfolio to attract more clients

Essential Web Technologies to Learn (2018 Edition)

Becoming a web developer is easy, so they say. What most people feeding you that line neglect to mention is that while almost anyone can be a web developer, not everyone using that title is good at web development. All of us must make a start somewhere, and if you’re just getting started in your … Continue reading Essential Web Technologies to Learn (2018 Edition)

Self Acceptance – is for Grown-ups

  Yesterday I watched a video by Simon Sinek on "Millenials in the Workplace."  It was an excellent discourse on why Millenials are so unhappy.  In the 15 minute interview, he covers the addictiveness of social media to flawed parenting.  He argues an entire generation is growing up with lower self-esteem. His talk reminded me of … Continue reading Self Acceptance – is for Grown-ups