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BIGSTOCK — 7 Days of FREE Downloads!

Posted: October 20th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Free Stuff | No Comments »

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Easy to Use E-commerce Platform

Posted: September 13th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Resources, Software | No Comments »

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10 Ways To Win Your Local Freelance Market

Posted: September 13th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Articles | No Comments »

One of the many benefits of being a freelance designer or web developer is that you can work with clients from all over the world. For a qualified, astute, and industrious designer, the Internet can provide enough projects for you to bid every day.

But, this benefit is not without an accompanying downside. It takes time to bid on projects. Lots of time. Often, you can bid on 10-20 projects before acquiring a single job. More than likely, you start the bidding process before some of your other projects are finished to create continuity in your freelance work.

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Boarding Pass Fail & Cool Designs

Posted: September 13th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Design | No Comments »

Great article on boarding pass designs. Some great ideas, but in the end you always need to reference how the printer works and the limitations of your design based off of the printer technology.

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Angel Iron Cross Invitation with Die Cuts

Posted: September 13th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Printing | No Comments »


Cheap-n-Chic Swinging Card with Visual Trick

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Check Out StockLayouts for Great Templates!

Posted: August 4th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Design, Printing | No Comments »

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StockLayouts creates ready-made graphic design templates for a wide range of businesses and industries. Create business marketing materials quickly and affordably with easy-to-edit layouts including brochures, flyers, advertisements, newsletters, menus, posters, postcards and stationery. Browse their extensive library of graphic designs and download free sample templates at StockLayouts.com.

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FOLD of the WEEK: Cheap-n-Chic Swinging Card with Visual Trick

Posted: July 11th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Printing | No Comments »


Trojan Mailing — Great Marketing!

Posted: July 11th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Funny Stuff, Printing | No Comments »


The Art of Type

Posted: July 11th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Design | No Comments »

Whether the artist is setting the metal type of a printing press, choosing the perfect font for a Web page or painstakingly drawing each glyph by hand, typography elevates letters beyond a mere collection of vowels and consonants. Even when you can’t read the language, type is expressive. Think of the bold sans-serif of a warning sign or the sensual curves of the script on a love note. The art of type communicates so much more than words on a page.

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