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Reduce Eyeball Overload by Sticking to These Minimalist Design Tips

Say more by showing less. Be it a webpage, a visiting card, an app, a flyer or a great looking poster on a wall, minimalism has taken over the old world styles everywhere. Interiors, architecture and lately automobiles, everything is benefiting from minimalism. I share with you some minimalist design tips to make a subtle design that packs an impact when it comes to creating the right impression. So let’s work on reducing the eyeball overload and stick to the following minimalist design tips:Base... continue reading

Drive-by Advertising: Eye-catching Design Tips for Memorable Billboards

More and more people are on the road, driving more and more miles! A great catchy billboard design is the key to get these people to be your customers. I share with you what I feel are important elements that go into making a billboard more memorable than it ordinarily would be.Simple: Yes your message should have a story behind it, but don’t start off literally with a story, unless you can continue the story in a series of billboards one after another on the road, which itself is a great way to... continue reading

Tips for Transitioning from a Mouse to a Pen Tablet

While using a pen tablet might seem easier to use than a mouse, you may need to get used to the tool after spending years on the mouse. Sure it’s easier and better to create with a tablet, however using a few tips, you can speed up the process. The less time you spend getting used to your new tablet, the more time you spend creating. So let’s get going with a few nice tips!Install the complete driver package:And I mean, install it, not just copy it to C: or download and leave it there, which... continue reading

How to Design Effective Ads for Mobile Devices?

Normally when we come across the word 'ADS', it creates an image of a wasteful stuff which creates a lot of problems during surfing, calling, chatting, watching movies, download music, documents or anything else important for us. It become more irritating when these problem creating ads come to mobile devices because a desktop or laptop user has a wide screen and this gives a selected corner to add which don't create any problem while doing our work but in mobile devices we have a limited... continue reading

The 10 Best Programs for the Budding 3D Modeller

If you are new to 3d modelling, you may have an impression of it being a complex and challenging subject to master. Although you can say for some part it is quite a skill, it’s not difficult to get yourself to understand the basics of 3d and start creating your own models. No I will not be going into polygons and anchors, bevels and extrusions or material editors but I am here to give you a head start with 3d in terms of the easiest programs and apps to start with. If you are new and pick up ZBrush... continue reading

How to Design Effective Ads for Mobile Devices

Designing effective ads on mobile devices can be more tedious and challenging than you would think. You should consider the following pointers, in order to guide you in attracting your potential customers. Beginning with the imagery of the ad, it needs to be creative, unique, engageable and interactive; form a creative strategy to thoroughly plan your branding ideas, for example, which colors/fonts will be used, which tone of voice, creation and implementation of your logo, your unique value proposition,... continue reading

7 Tips to Design Effective Ads for Mobile Devices

Marketers must start to focus their attention on designing an effective mobile ad as the number of mobile users is continuously growing. More than 70% of the clicks that an ad gets comes from mobile devices. Some of the tips to keep in mind while designing mobile ads:- Avoid intrusive bannersHuge banners covering most of the information on the page causes irritation. User may leave the site when a pop-up banner blocks the important content. Huge banners can also damage your brand image.-Avoid... continue reading

How to Design Effective Ads for Mobile Devices

- First: The most important thing is the context where the Ad will be rendered. So, if the Ad is related with what the user is searching on the web, there will be better results. This can easily be done with technology using cookies (probably you have seen Ads for flights when you´ve been searching for a flight).- Second: Always use photos better than illustrations. In the photos if you show people it is better. And if people are smiling that is even better.- Don´t make special effect... continue reading

New blog contest! How to Design Effective Ads for Mobile Devices

80% of the online traffic comes nowadays from mobile devices. So this month's blog contest is about How to Design Effective Ads for Mobile Devices.You have the chance to win $300 (first place), $200 (second place) and $100 (third place) by sending us your useful insight on how to create banners, buttons, icons, navigation systems and any mobile ad formats and types that should work for marketers' online strategies.Post your submission in our Blog section... continue reading

Playing Around With Design Editing Ideas

Last month and this month I have been playing around with some design ideas and came up with taking a few pictures of different rivers and editing them to look like something you would see out of a fairy tale, like bright pinks and purple colors that give the image an enchanted feel.Pictures out of the ordinary can sometimes be very appealing to a buyer or a designer because its one of a kind, for example its very easy to go out and take a picture of a plain old river, but taking a picture of a river... continue reading

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