I've made a list of the seven most common logo mistakes I've come across in the hopes that you'll be able to avoid them in the creation of your logo and brand.Read More
Ever feel like your graphics are boring?
It may seem like a small problem, but in a digital age, when consumers have shorter attention spans than ever, the ability to capture attention with your graphics is more important than ever.Read More
It's easy to find posts celebrating the best new fonts available, but this post is my love letter to those versatile and practical fonts. These are the ten fonts I keep coming back to.Read More
Blue is a calming color that makes us feel safe and relaxed. Peace is at the core of blue, but by adjusting how you use it, you can give different reasons for why your client feels peaceful.Read More
Although the heart of creating a Noteworthy Visual Brand is all about creating something custom and uniquely designed around you, your clients, and your offer, there are general things anyone can do to increase the overall quality of your visual brand.Read More
Thanks to Canva, and other free design programs, it's easier than ever to dabble in graphic design. But learning the software doesn't mean you've learned design, so I'm sharing two of the common mistakes I see people make when DIYing their designs.Read More
On a platform all about images, you better be sure you're optimizing yours so they look their best. Let me show you how.Read More
I'm updating my Facebook image optimization recommendations!Read More
Last week I taught you how I help my clients figure out their brand foundation. This week I'm showing you the next step in my branding process: the Pinterest Inspiration Board!Read More
Facebook hates design.
At least that how I've felt when trying to design images for Facebook. They use image compression on any image you upload, leaving artifacts and fuzzy images, and when you go to their help center to try to figure out what you're doing wrong, their help center is anything BUT helpful.Read More
This week I'm going to be talking about one of the basic concepts of design: raster vs. vector, and the related file types.
Knowing the difference will help you ensure that all of your graphics are at their highest quality, and when working with designers and printers, you'll be able to communicate clearly what files are needed for the project.Read More