7 Ugly And Universal Truths About Branding You Need to Know

7 Ugly And Universal Truths About Branding You Need to Know
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Branding is full of lies, myths, misconceptions and fairy tales. Some of them were created on purpose by brand designers, consultants or marketers. Others were created by accident. With time, these lies and myths have spread across the world. Fortunately, there are still some universal, and sometimes ugly, truths about branding that are still valid. In this article, we will take a look at seven truths about branding we all need to know. Let’s see if you can handle it.
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Should You Work for Free? No, and Here is Why

Should You Work for Free
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Doing work for free is one of those ways some designers are trying to get exposure and traction. Let’s face it. When you are just starting out, and have nothing to show, it is hard to find good paid jobs. Without a portfolio or at least a few examples of work, it is hard to convince people to trust and hire you. Then, no wonder a lot of designers are willing to work for free. However, this is often a big mistake. In this article, we will discuss some reasons why you should not work for free. Continue reading “Should You Work for Free? No, and Here is Why”

What Web Design Skills You Need To Survive In The Future Pt1?

What Web Design Skills You Need To Survive In The Future Pt1
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Web is moving incredibly fast. And, this speed is increasing almost every month. What are some of the web design skills you need to survive in this fast-paced environment? What skills you need to stay on the edge and thrive? This is the subject of this article. You will learn about the first three skills you need to learn and master. Some of these skills are obvious and some not. Also, some will have more impact than other. Yet, all of them are worth thinking about. Let’s begin. Continue reading “What Web Design Skills You Need To Survive In The Future Pt1?”

The Case Against Freemium – 3 Reasons Why Free Is a Wrong Price

The Case Against Freemium – 3 Reasons Why Free Is A Wrong Price
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Freemium or premium, that is the question many entrepreneurs and startup enthusiast are asking every day. As a pricing model, freemium has many benefits and a lot of people like to use it. In this article, you will learn about three reasons why this might not be the right pricing model for you. In addition, I will also offer some potential solution you can use to avoid at least some of the issues. Without further ado, let’s take a look at the three reasons why free is a wrong price. Continue reading “The Case Against Freemium – 3 Reasons Why Free Is a Wrong Price”

14 Advice to Young Designers to Build Successful Career Pt2

14 Advice to Young Designers to Build Successful Career Pt2
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You and many young designers have to deal with countless of roadblocks. Whether it is difficult client or boss or tight deadline. Your life is not easy. Everything gets even more difficult if you run your own design business (freelancer or agency). Here, you will find advice and tips to help you with this challenge. We will start by talking about deadlines, communication and educating our clients. Then, we will discuss pricing, setting expectations and more. I hope you will enjoy it. Continue reading “14 Advice to Young Designers to Build Successful Career Pt2”

6 Steps To Use Rapid Prototyping And Build Amazing Products Pt2

6 Steps To Use Rapid Prototyping And Build Amazing Products Pt2
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Rapid prototyping is a process that can help you build great products faster. You don’t have to spend months in the garage or factory hoping people will buy your product. Instead, you can learn how to prototype your idea in just one week! Then, you can test it and see if people are willing to pay for it. In the end, this is the best way to prove your concept. In this second part, you will learn about the last three steps to make rapid prototyping process work for you. Continue reading “6 Steps To Use Rapid Prototyping And Build Amazing Products Pt2”