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September 2011

30 Free Grunge Fonts You Can Use on the Web

Grunge design never seems to go out of style. There’s always another rock band or a designer who wants to look hardcore around the corner. Luckily for you, font designers have decided that there shouldn’t be any shortage of free web fonts for fans of the grunge visual style around

6 Creativity Killers & How to Stop Them

One of the deadliest obstacles a freelancer will face in their career time and time again is the creativity killer: an event or situation that results in the freelancer losing their creativity, productivity, and the odd panic attack or two. Here are six of the most common creativity killers… and

20 Vinyl Banner Samples + Helpful Design Tips

If you look at printed materials on streets, malls or even trade shows, you might observe most are made of vinyl banners. These prints are made of plastic materials, making the results more durable compared to other printed materials. Also, designing them is simple. You don’t always need controversial images

History of Photoshop: Journey from Photoshop 1.0 to Photoshop CS5

‘Photoshop’, today is the most popular and profitable application that supports layers, filters, brushes, text, 3D objects, videos, etc. Photoshop is mainly used for bitmap image and to do image manipulation tasks effectively. At the beginning, Photoshop was known as “Display” to show grayscale images on a monochrome display. In

If Design Blogs Were People, Who Would They Be?

Measuring up blogs against human beings could be dangerous, but what the heck, let’s do it anyway. Late last year Chris Spooner wrote a article titled, “If Design Blogs Were Vehicles, What Would They Be? I thought it would be fun to follow up that post with this one and

Guide to Careers in UX(User Experience) [Infographic]

With more people coming out of tertiary education and on the hunt for jobs, every little piece of advice helps. The UX Careers Guide infographic clearly helps determine a few points about the field: Job descriptions, job responsibilities, job salaries and much, much more. Onward Search did a great job