How to create more fun and playful typography
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How to create more fun and playful typography

Good typography may be hard work, but designers shouldn’t forget to have some fun with it! While crafting fonts and typographic characters can sometimes feel stiff and overly mathematical, we want you to help you find the joy in creating more expressive and playful typography. Of course, this approach is great for children-oriented design projects—but let’s not limit ourselves. After…

33 cool & creative packaging designs that keep it real
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33 cool & creative packaging designs that keep it real

Product packaging design is incredibly diverse because packaging serves all sorts of different needs. You’ve got bottles, bags and boxes. Oh, and canisters, jars and wrappers. Packaging comes in every shape, every size, every material and every color—for every type of product imaginable. It’s the first impression we get about a product, but also represents…

5 Telltale signs that you need a website redesign
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5 Telltale signs that you need a website redesign

If you’re a new company or else you began with a fairly small design budget, the entire website creation process was probably a stressful and even frustrating experience. Since it was your first attempt at creating a company site, the end result was likely less than stellar. The above scenario is quite common so it’s…

The 43 best design blogs to read for inspiration
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The 43 best design blogs to read for inspiration

Creative design blogs come in handy while working in the field of graphic design. After all, it’s too easy to loose steam in the midst of cranking out design after design. Fear not! For your inspiration needs we’ve combed through every inch of the internet to bring you 43 of the best design blogs in existence. On…

99designs & Uber: The Story behind the Posters
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99designs & Uber: The Story behind the Posters

The City Poster campaign — A great city is somewhere we can feel good; whether we’re at home or at work.   Under the motto “I love my city” we got together with online transportation experst Uber to start a campaign that celebrated the two wonderful cities of Berlin and Munich. For 3 hours only on Wednesday 31…

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