From renowned blogs and magazines to the seasoned professionals and rising stars, Twitter plays host to a multitude of web industry related accounts. So many in fact that at times it can be difficult to figure out where to get started. This is why we’ve put together a list of 30 must-follow Twitter accounts for…Continue Reading “30 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Web Designers”

10 Skillshare Classes That You Don’t Want To Miss

Personally I’m a big fan of anything that makes learning new skills easier and resources more accessible, so you can imagine my delight when I recently discovered a marketplace called Skillshare which does exactly that. For those of you unfamiliar with Skillshare, it’s a global learning community where you can learn real-world skills from real people who…Continue Reading “10 Skillshare Classes That You Don’t Want To Miss”

Beating RSS Overload

When I first started freelancing full-time I was eager to learn more and wanted to take in as much information as I possibly could. This lead to me setting up an account on Google Reader and using RSS to subscribe to as many design, tech, and business related blogs as I could find. My thirst…Continue Reading “Beating RSS Overload”

Having recently set up shop on Creative Market, the digital marketplace for handcrafted design goods, I’ve been spending a bit of time browsing the pages, looking into just what goods are on offer. I’ve stumbled across some really useful resources and out of those that I’ve found I’ve decided to put together a list of 10…Continue Reading “10 Must-See Design Resources On Creative Market”

Naming a business can be an interesting process and ever since I went through it myself a couple of years ago, I often find myself wondering about how other businesses got their name. The origins of some are obvious while others, like my own, are a little more obscure, and those are the ones that I’ve…Continue Reading “The Stories Behind The Names of 8 Small Creative Businesses”

As well as the obvious design software such as Adobe’s Creative Suite there’s a lot of other tools & resources us freelancers make regular use of. These tools help us to stay organised, improve our productivity, keep us up to date with industry news and allow us to network with other professionals. Rather than rattle off a…Continue Reading “The Everyday Tools & Resources of a Freelance Designer”