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3 Common Web Design Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

Help your clients catch up to the digital revolution in the live design tutorial “Are We Approaching Digital All Wrong?” on July 31, 2014 at 1pm ET. Web design expert Paul Boag explores the ways designers are approaching digital design …

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Intellectual Property Rights for Design: Trademark Laws

Graphic designers need to understand the ins and outs of intellectual property rights, copyright laws and design patents. Intellectual property rights and fair use policies not only help you understand what materials you can use and where, but they also …

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Become a Living Legend: Print’s Legends in Advertising Awards

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a living legend like Alfred E. Newman, David Ogilvy, Mary Wells Lawrence and others? For 75 years, Print has recognized top-notch design work through its Regional Design Annual design competition. Now, Print’s Legends in …

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Tools & Tips for Interactive Design

Matthew Richmond’s HOW Design Live session is one of 23 hand-picked by our knowledgeable staff as the cream of the crop from HDL. It’s not too late to experience it: HOW Design Live Online has been extended to June 29! …

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Brand Strategy Tips from Marcia Hoeck & Ed Roach

Interested in branding? Download HOW’s Ultimate Brand Strategy Guide for free here.              Conference presenters Marcia Hoeck and Ed Roach joined us for a live chat at HOW Design Live Online on June 10, sharing their insights on brand strategy. …

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4 Creative Exercises to Beat Roadblocks & Burnout

Want some creative inspiration from real design pros? Register for HOW Design Live Online to chat live with your favorite presenters and attend their conference sessions. Enter code HOWLIVE14 at checkout for $100 off! photo from Shutterstock We all encounter …

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Chat Live with Conference Presenters at HOW Design Live Online

Initially, I was pretty disappointed to learn that I wouldn’t be able to attend HOW Design Live in Boston this year. My disappointment was short-lived, however, because I learned that I can see some of my heroes—such as Malcolm Gladwell, Aaron …

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5 Facts About Mobile Web Design

Have you designed an impressive mobile website or mobile app? Show it off to the world! Enter the 2014 Print Regional Design Annual by the May 30 deadline! I’m no web design novice, but I’ve just started exploring responsive web …

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UX Design Course Preview: Wireframes and Prototypes

User-centered web design is in high demand these days. Designers and clients alike are focusing on responsiveness, usability and aesthetics, and learning how to create wireframes and prototypes is the best way to ensure that your web designs cover all …