In celebration of the New Year, Steven Heller shares some of his favorite posts from two years' past.
Visual messages are interpreted faster than textual ones at a mind-blowing rate of 60,000 times faster. Hence, infographics have quickly become a popular method for presenting detailed data. While infographics are beautiful and efficient, they hold a strong responsibility of providing accurate data. To assist designers in digging up reliable data, we listed some of...
Heller talks with Deroy Peraza, principal at Brooklyn-based design studio Hyperakt, which designed and created an interactive alternative to city guides.
Identifying your target audience is a key step in establishing a strong foothold in the marketplace. Branding expert Carolina Rogoll shares her vast knowledge on all-star branding in her online course, Brand Building 101: How to Build, Manage and Market a Brand.The following course excerpt dives into the process of defining a brand’s target...
Type designer Pablo Medina is giving Bushwick an eponymous typeface. Currently engaged in crowdfunding, his reasons dig deep into his own Latino culture.
If you’ve been captivated by the bold, atmospheric cinematography of Daredevil‘s first season on Netflix, you might want to seek out the similarly stunning comic book version by Alex Maleev. Series executive producer Jeph Loeb credits Maleev as a key visual influence: “With Alex’s art, we looked at that and said ‘that’s the look...
What is agile design? This Expert Guide excerpt compares waterfall and agile methodologies to reveal why releasing early can be so beneficial to a sound design process.
Hard work, family, outdoors, learning—what does your brand represent? Each branding campaign or identity system has a distinct voice or emotion to it.
San Fran design firm Hub Strategy on their specialized business strategy and how they produce award-winning, fully realized brand identity for clients from print to digital media.
In this excerpt from his HOW U course, Dave Holston outlines what all goes into the web design process.