We’ve always tried to feature artists on Design Instruct whom we think the community will appreciate. We look for artists who get their hands dirty, who know what it’s like to be a career creative, and who, most importantly, do fantastic work. Our latest artist feature definitely checks those boxes. Meet Alberto Matsumura.
We just put together a fantastic freebie containing landscape photos courtesy of our friends at Episcura. Check them out.
We come across many types of artists on Design Instruct. By far, our most favorite types are those who are unabashedly passionate and enthusiastic about their work. Mario Carpe is definitely that.
Want to make your website faster? Using a content delivery network (CDN) will bring remarkable speed improvements to your website.
Your fourth client this week just sent you the exact same rustic wedding invitations that have been trending on Pinterest, and you explain for a fourth time that no, you can’t just copy that design. You promise to create something with the same ‘vibe’ that they’ll love just as much. Now what?!
If you’re looking to spruce up your business card game this summer, we’ve got some fantastic business card templates that might just do the trick!
Drawing repeat website visitors, fostering those relationships, and generating leads online doesn’t require some kind of secret SEO magic — it just takes a site that treats users well and gives them the experience they desire.
We’ve compiled lists of stock photography websites before but it seems the internet just keeps making more. Here are some more stock photo websites we like.
We love being able to share the work of some fantastic artists at Design Instruct. Today, we have Stuart McReath sharing his thoughts on editorial work, London, and being an effective freelancer.
One of the most effective marketing techniques to emerge over the last decade is also one of the least well known. “Gamification,” or applying common elements of gameplay—e.g. point scoring, strategy, competition—is an extraordinarily effective way to get your audience to engage with your product or service. Games stimulate the brain’s pleasure centers, and studying this type of physiological response is a growing and increasingly crucial area of marketing research.
We’ve had our doubts about mobile devices in the past. However, could the tides be changing with new waves of artists like Spencer Watson leading the charge?
Most web designers and developers do their share of complaining about not being paid what they’re worth. I should know, I used to be one of them. I would work for months on a web project, taking great care to give my clients exactly what they asked for. No wonder I wasn’t making much.