Hoarders Graphic Design

Hoarders: Graphic Design Edition

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As graphic designers, it’s natural to be passionate about all the awesome resources we come across while browsing our favorite sites. New fonts, free vectors, icon packs… There’s a ton of free stuff out there and that’s amazing, the problem is that we freely have access to too much stuff. Read More

What is a Graphic Designer

What is a Graphic Designer (Really)?

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There are a lot of misconceptions out there about the graphic design industry, from both the client and designer side of things. Some people believe graphic designers are artists, some believe they’re simply middlemen who can bring pre-existing ideas to life (or as I like to call ’em, pixel jockeys), and some believe graphic designers are problem solvers. So what is a graphic designer, really?

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How To Find The Right Designer

How to Find the Right Graphic Designer

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So you’re working on a project, whether it’s creating a brand for your new company, putting together some brochures for an upcoming trade show, or re-designing your website, and the time has come to hire a freelance graphic designer. In this digital age the options are endless; there are countless designers constantly posting work on Behance, dribbble, their personal websites, deviantArt, the list goes on and on. So, how do you narrow it down to the creative that’s right for your project? Read More