How to create more fun and playful typography
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How to create more fun and playful typography

Good typography may be hard work, but designers shouldn’t forget to have some fun with it! While crafting fonts and typographic characters can sometimes feel stiff and overly mathematical, we want you to help you find the joy in creating more expressive and playful typography. Of course, this approach is great for children-oriented design projects—but let’s not limit ourselves. After…

33 cool & creative packaging designs that keep it real
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33 cool & creative packaging designs that keep it real

Product packaging design is incredibly diverse because packaging serves all sorts of different needs. You’ve got bottles, bags and boxes. Oh, and canisters, jars and wrappers. Packaging comes in every shape, every size, every material and every color—for every type of product imaginable. It’s the first impression we get about a product, but also represents…

The 43 best design blogs to read for inspiration
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The 43 best design blogs to read for inspiration

Creative design blogs come in handy while working in the field of graphic design. After all, it’s too easy to loose steam in the midst of cranking out design after design. Fear not! For your inspiration needs we’ve combed through every inch of the internet to bring you 43 of the best design blogs in existence. On…

How to create a brand style guide
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How to create a brand style guide

A brand style guide takes the heart and soul of your brand—your mission, vision and values—and translates it into design. It also tells everyone exactly how to communicate your brand. So how do you create one? We’ll teach you! What is a brand style guide? The key components of brand identity (that you should define before you…

The evolution of tech branding over the past century
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The evolution of tech branding over the past century

We recently explored the fascinating history of digital fonts—a key narrative in the story of how graphic design played into the 20th century’s digital revolution. Now let’s take a step back from the actual technology and look at tech branding itself. How did the biggest tech giants of the last 100 years choose to present themselves to customers? Which…

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