• Design 101: The 8 graphic design basics you need to know
    he principles of graphic design are like building blocks. Each one layers on top of the other until you’re left with the foundation for creating something incredible—whether you’re designing a logo, a website, or a custom illustration. If you want the lowdown on all the graphic design basics, you’ve come to the right place because […]
  • Want to Learn Graphic Design? 8 Tips & Tricks for Beginners
    For many of us, the thought of high school conjures memories of ample notebook doodles. Hand-drawn bubble letters, pictograms, and stick-figures would decorate homework, tests, and papers — and teachers, of course, were constantly asking us to knock it off. And so, most of us did, perhaps because we figured out that we just weren’t […]
  • Essential Graphic Design Tips for Non-Designers
    Maybe you volunteered to make invitations for the company holiday party, in an attempt to (finally!) gain your boss’ approval. Or you leapt into entrepreneur land and need to create brand assets for your budding biz. Whatever the reason, you need to design something. And if you’re new to the design game, your first attempts […]
  • 3 Graphic Design Tips for Non-Designers
    Given the power of visual content (it’s more memorable and more engaging than text-based content), many marketers have turned to DIY graphic design software or contracted with graphic artists. With more traditionally text-focused people entering the world of visuals, it’s time for a brief refresher on the essential principles of design. It’s time for a reminder that the strategic […]
  • 10 Creative Graphic Design Tips for Social Media
      As humans we can’t help but to be visual people. Whether you’re passing a billboard, flipping through a magazine, watching TV or surfing the web. We see content everywhere. But do you remember any of it? Do you remember what that ad was for when scrolling down your social media page? Chances are, if […]
  • 10 Graphic Design Hacks that’ll Make You a PRO Designer Overnight!
        Ever been designing an image and thought to yourself: “Man… I wish I had the graphic design skills to make this image AMAZING!” Don’t worry. We’ve all been there! And lucky for us, Canva just introduced a simple-as-pie new online Design School that empowers everyone to learn AMAZING graphic design skills. Yes, it’s for people […]
  • 5 Simple Tips To Improve your Content’s Design
    1. Matching and Using Colors Choosing the appropriate colors for your content is imperative to making sure it helps your design instead of working against it. For example the combination of colors you choose need to complement each other and there must be proper contrast between your elements and the background they are placed over. […]
  • 11 Essential Graphic Design Tips for Beginners
    Graphic design can seem like a daunting task considering the sheer volume of techniques and software to use. When it comes to professional software such as Adobe Illustrator or Photoshop, what seemed like a fun creative project can quickly turn into a dreaded task that has to be done. Fortunately, with the evergrowing use of […]
  • 25 epic graphic design tips for non-designers
     Whether you’re a creating social media graphics or designing invitations for an upcoming event, the application of graphic design is vast and versatile. From font pairing and scale, to alignment and white space, the facets of the design world are complex. Let these 26 epic design tips help you through the pits and the peaks of the creative process. […]
  • 20 Epic Design Tips
    Before, you needed to hire a graphic designer to produce what you need. However, today it’s a whole new ball game. If you can get your creative juices flowing, and you have the patience to learn how to utilize a graphic design software or two, you will be able to produce awesome visuals by yourself. […]