Online Design Courses & Educational Resources

Find excerpts from online design courses at HOW Design University, recaps of our webcasts, design tutorials, educational videos and more.

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Binder Sizes: Dimensions & Capacities for 3-Ring Binders

A great-looking custom binder is the perfect way to package important documents for a client, prospect, or business partner—and one of the first major decisions you’ll run into during the design process is determining the binder’s size. That might seem simple enough, but it can be a more complicated choice than you might think—especially...

The Power of the Number in Typography

Are you a bit of a typography geek like us, and love all the insider details of what goes into a great design using the ever-mutable raw material of letters and numbers? Well then get ready for a most enjoyable behind-the-scenes look at designing with type and the use of numbers in this free...

How to Create a Culture of Design Thinking

Everyone wants to be innovative, but few willingly work toward a culture of raw, risk-taking creativity. Slowly but surely, that's changing at companies like GE, Turner, and Capital One who have implemented design thinking in their day-to-day business practices.

4 Steps for Defining a Target Audience

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...

Experiments in Hand-Lettering: A Creative Exploration

Hand-Lettering Experiments – Textures is the latest workshop from HOW Design University and Type Camp. As a fun, creative way to exercise creativity and typography, this workshop will inspire you in your latest type projects. Integrate textures and analog designs into your work today. This workshop is currently in session and is open until...