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Visual Designers vs. Graphic Designers – Who Does What and Why (with Infographic)

by Cameron Chapman

Because graphic design and visual design both focus on aesthetics, the line between the two disciplines is often blurred, especially when referencing digital designs (includes infographic).

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Following Trends: Homage vs. Design Plagiarism

by Cameron Chapman

When looking for inspiration, designers should consider what they can add to the work of others. Where can they make it better? More useful? More elegant? More efficient?

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A Spectrum of Possibilities: The Go-To UI Color Guide

by Micah Bowers

Color is the master key to compelling design communication, but UI designers must learn to wield its power. This guide simplifies color theory concepts and shows designers how to use color with precision.

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How to Use Powerful Gestalt Principles in Design [Infographic]

by Miklos Philips

Gestalt’s guiding principle, that our minds tend to perceive objects as part of a greater whole, is a very useful and powerful design technique [includes infographic].

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How to Create a Sketch Style Guide, Library, and UI Kit

by Yvette Solorzano

Sketch is a valuable, time-saving resource for any designer’s toolbox. Though not every designer chooses to do so, creating style guides in Sketch can make it even more of a time-saver.

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Use Your Inspiration – A Guide to Mood Boards

by Cameron Chapman

Finding inspiration for design projects is one thing. Organizing it into a cohesive base for creating a design that wows clients and users is an entirely different beast. The solution? Mood boards.

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Data Visualization – Best Practices and Foundations

by Mayra Magalhaes Gomes

Data visualization is a coherent way to visually communicate quantitative content. Depending on its attributes, data may be represented in different ways, such as line graphs and scatter plots.

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Become a World Class Designer by Making the Globe Your Office

by Danielle Reid

Travel gives a fresh perspective, inspires creativity, and improves our empathy for people around the world. By making the globe your office, you can benefit from new insights and become a better designer.

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Sharpen Your Skills: The Value of Multidisciplinary Design

by Peter Varadi

Want to become a phenomenal designer? Take a multidisciplinary design approach and study the methods of other design disciplines.

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