Month: May 2018

Things to Think About Before You Have Your Business Logo Designed

What is a logo and how should you choose one? First, realize that a logo is not a business brand and a brand is not a business identity. These are all components that work in conjunction with one another and a logo is just a part of all these cogs working together to make the …

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Setting Up Your Graphic Design Business

Looking to start that new graphic design business? Read on! Startup Costs: $2,000 – $10,000 Home Based: Can be operated from home. Part Time: Can be operated part-time. Franchises Available? No Online Operation? Yes If you’ve always pictured yourself as a commercial artist but your drawing style is closer to stick figures than Cézannes, then graphic design might be just …

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Tips for Finding Clients For Graphic Designers

Here are some simple tips for graphic designers to help you find clients and price your services The following excerpt is from Shelby Larson’s book Moonlighting on the Internet. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes Shelby Larson presents the most reliable and proven ways you can create an extra paycheck for the short term and establish …

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Redefining Graphic Design From Scratch

Here’s a little motivation to help get your graphic design business off and running. With little background, a husband-and-wife duo brought their graphic design business to the forefront of the industry. Whirlwind tours as one of Madonna’s costumers and around-the-world performances in a punk band helped set the stage for Marcie Carson and Corey Baim …

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How to Create a Standout Personal Brand

Elevating Your Personal Brand in 2018

Here are 12 ways to make your personal brand stand out in 2018 If you aren’t fully committed to building your personal brand yet, it’s time to go all-in. I’m a huge advocate when it comes to personal branding — it’s how I built my first marketing agency. I leveraged my personal brand and bootstrapped its growth, allowing me to avoid taking …

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Infographic: Five Scientific Reasons People Are Wired To Respond To Visual Marketing

Five Reasons People Will Always React To Visual Marketing

People are wired to respond to a call to action as long as it is written in the right way. Here are 5 scientific reasons why. “Visuals are processed 60,000 times faster than text, and it takes twice as long to process and recognize words.” According to a study and infographic by iScribblers, the aforementioned sentence would …

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Is Web Design Dying?

Is Web Design Dying?

Just A Little Food For Thought Concerning Web Design Is web design dying? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Web design isn’t dying. It’s just being folded into full stack development. There are several design specializations that are relevant to web development, …

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Awesome Tips To Help Build Your Branding Strategy

These 14 Tips Will Help You Move Ahead of the Competition Professionals who want to establish themselves as credible, reliable experts must first develop a strong personal brand. As with a corporate brand, starting your personal branding strategy requires a good, hard look at who you are — your core values, skills and beliefs — …

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