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Social Media

How to avoid Social Media Suicide

Posted on September 26, 2013 · Posted in Social Media

Social media can bite you back if you’re not careful. Here are eight temptations to avoid social media suicide at all costs.

Pitfalls

Six Common Portfolio Pitfalls

Posted on September 24, 2013 · Posted in Self Promotion

In a industry where you only get a few seconds to make that all important first impression, its vital that you don’t ignore these common portfolio pitfalls.

Dealing With Stress

Beating Stress

Posted on September 22, 2013 · Posted in Workload

Your clients are demanding, deadlines are impossible and the kettle doesn’t work. Managing your workload can make your blood boil. Don’t let stress kill your creativity.

Workspace

Design A Winning Workspace Tips

Posted on September 21, 2013 · Posted in Workload

Creative or just cluttered? Follow these simple tips to get the most out of your current workspace.

Search Engine Optimisation

Getting Seen On Search Engines

Posted on September 20, 2013 · Posted in Web Design

Search engines directly affect how many hits a website gets – the higher up the rankings you are, the more chance your website has of getting noticed. These essential tips will help you get your website seen.

Shop Talk Podcast

Shop Talk Show Podcast

Posted on September 13, 2013 · Posted in Podcasts

Shop Talk Show is a podcast about front end web design, development and UX hosted by Dave Rupert and Chris Coyier.

Fill The Gaps

Demonstrate Your Design Skills

Posted on September 12, 2013 · Posted in Self Promotion

Whether you’re looking to add depth to your work or land a new job, there are numerous ways to demonstrate your design skills & conceptual thinking.

Pixel Recess Podcast

Pixel Recess Podcast

Posted on September 11, 2013 · Posted in Podcasts

Pixel Recess is a very brief podcast with industry-leading designers and developers, focusing on nearly everything but design or developing.

Effective eNewsletters

Effective eNewsletters

Posted on September 7, 2013 · Posted in Self Promotion, Tutorials

This just in: enewsletters work. But how do you ensure your enewsletter leads to new business and isn’t sent to the trash?

To This Day

Must See: To This Day

Posted on · Posted in Video and Animation

To This Day is a project based on a spoken word poem written by Shane Koyczan to further explore the profound and lasting impact that