We’re proud to consider these cool cats as our friends and partners.

Six Revisions is our other website. Six Revisions publishes practical and useful articles for designers and web developers, presenting exceptional, noteworthy tips, tutorials, and resources that the modern web professional will appreciate. Jacob Gube, Co-Founder of Design Instruct, started this site in 2008.

PSDBURN is the digital home of extremely talented Romanian freelance Designer, Ionut Ciursa. Ionut is a long-time writer for Six Revisions and Design Instruct. You can rely on Ionut to bring you comphensive and detailed tutorials on popular and useful design techniques, and that’s why we love working with him!

Dawghouse Design Studio is the visual playground, testing ground, and personal website of Jan Cavan, a highly-talented and versatile digital artist and one of our most valued writers. Jan shares freebies such as textures and Photoshop brushes, writes design and digital art tutorials, and the occasional blog contest now and then at Dawghouse Design Studio.

Denis Designs is portfolio site of freelance graphic designer, Tyler Denis. Tyler also blogs in the blog section of his site "to help people get better at Photoshop/Illustrator, and to offer some inspiration about design trends," says the talented tutorial writer who has written for both Six Revisions and Design Instruct. Tyler is one of our most cherished writers!

Smashing Magazine is the premier online magazine that delivers useful and innovative information to web designers and developers. Design Instruct Co-Founder Jacob Gube has a long work relationship with SM, being one of their regular authors and co-authoring the second chapter of the Smashing Book. The Smashing Magazine team is a big inspiration to us.

1stwebdesigner is the site of Designer, Dainis Graveris, where he and his fellow authors share graphic and web design news and information. Dainis has been a friend of ours since the earlier days of our other website, Six Revisions, and was the first to review Design Instruct the day that we launched.

The Best Designs features beautiful web designs for design inspiration. Launched in 2001, it continues to be one of the best places online to go to if you want to see some crazy awesome web designs. Angela Rohner, the site’s owner, is an all-around amazing person and has written some articles on Six Revisions.

Vandelay Design Blog is the weblog of Steven Snell, a reknowned web designer and writer in the design community. Design Instruct Co-Founder Jacob Gube and Steven Snell’s history goes back to the beginning of Six Revisions and Vandelay Design; Jacob’s first guest post in another website was published on Vandelay Design Blog in April of 2008.

Abduzeedo is a great resource for designers looking to get inspired. They publish regularly and you can guarantee that you’ll get a burst of creative inspiration just by going through their site’s content.

Renowned graphic design, Jacob Cass, of Just Creative Design blog and whose work has been seen in magazines such as Computer Arts and Layers Magazine, is a wonderful source for learning about design.

DeviseFunction is the weblog of Web Designer, Matthew Heidenreich. Matthew is a regular tutorial author to both Design Instruct and Six Revisions. We’re glad to have him on our team!


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