14 Advice to Young Designers to Build Successful Career Pt1

14 Advice to Young Designers to Build Successful Career Pt1
Reading Time: 12 minutes

Young designers have to face many obstacles on their way to build successful career. There is plenty of knowledge you have to learn. And, this knowledge is constantly expanding. The technology side is not better. There is something new every week. In this mini series, I will give you 14 advice to help you deal with all that and still do the work. We will discuss many topics such as learning, work ethic, intuition, pricing, communication, deadlines and clients. Let’s begin. Continue reading “14 Advice to Young Designers to Build Successful Career Pt1”

7 Big Mistakes Designers Make With Cards in Web Design Pt1

How to Design With Cards – 7 Big Mistakes You Must Avoid
Reading Time: 10 minutes

Cards are very popular trend in web design right now. They are literally everywhere. Just take a look at Pinterest, Google or Twitter. One reason why card-based designs are so popular is that they are great for responsive design. You can scale it up or down, to match every screen. It is no wonder why cards are the favorite choice of web designers. However, there are some big mistakes you must avoid in order to design perfect layout with cards. Today, you will learn about the first four. Continue reading “7 Big Mistakes Designers Make With Cards in Web Design Pt1”

How to Become Great Designer Without Going to Design School Pt1

How to become great designer without going to design school pt1
Reading Time: 13 minutes

You can become great designer without going to design school. In this two-part series of articles I will share with you eight simple steps or tips that will help you build your design career. The truth is that it will not be easy and you may not like. You will need strong determination, commitment and solid work ethic. There will be moments when you will want to give up. Don’t, just keep going. Remember that you can become great designer without going to design school. Let’s begin. Continue reading “How to Become Great Designer Without Going to Design School Pt1”

9 Tested Tips for Creating Amazing Design Portfolio Pt2

9 Tested Tips for Creating Amazing Design Portfolio Pt2
Reading Time: 17 minutes

Your design portfolio is promoting you even when you sleep. Great portfolio has the power to bring you new clients. Great portfolio can take your freelance career and business to whole new level. Here, you will discover another four tips that will help you present your work in the best light possible. You will learn how to perfect presentation of your work, why your voice and story matters, how much talkative should you be and why it is important to keep your portfolio fresh. Without further ado, let’s begin. Continue reading “9 Tested Tips for Creating Amazing Design Portfolio Pt2”

9 Tested Tips for Creating Amazing Design Portfolio Pt1

9 Tested Tips for Creating Amazing Design Portfolio Pt1
Reading Time: 12 minutes

Your design portfolio has the ability to capture the attention of potential clients at first glance. To achieve this, you have to get the right details right. It’s not just what you present, but also how you present it. There are couple of things you have to carefully consider. What is the best to curate examples of your work? How can you make your work more “eye-catching”? What structure will make your case studies more interesting? Should you present present personal project? What are the biggest mistakes you must avoid? Learn the best tips to create an eye-catching design portfolio. Continue reading “9 Tested Tips for Creating Amazing Design Portfolio Pt1”

Psychology of Design Masterclass – 7 Important Facts About Decision Making

Psychology of Design Pt9 – 7 Cool Facts About Decision Making
Reading Time: 15 minutes

How hard it is to influence or change people’s decision making process? Is there any way we can use design to help people make better decisions? What if I would tell you that external factors can influence your decisions more than you would think is possible? In this last part of psychology of design series we will discuss seven most interesting facts we know about psychology and how we make decisions. My hope is that these facts will help you understand how our minds work and design much better user experience. Continue reading “Psychology of Design Masterclass – 7 Important Facts About Decision Making”