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10 Videos All Designers Should Watch

by Bree Chapin

From the great industrial designer Dieter Rams explaining his principle of design to Adam Grant discussing the habits of original thinkers, we’ve curated a list of our favorite design videos.

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Design Constraints: Why Saying "No" is so Effective

by Micah Bowers

We can harness the power of constraints by consciously choosing to place strict limits on design options, and we needn’t look beyond our own smartphones to find compelling examples of how this works.

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A Step-by-step Guide to Designing Custom Illustrations Without Any Drawing Skills

by Tidjane Tall

Many designers shy away from making their own illustrations because they don't have conventional drawing skills. We show you how to make custom illustrations, no sketching skills needed.

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The 11 Photoshop Plugins That Made Me a Better Designer

by Michael Abehsera

Photoshop is packed with features, but it's lacking in areas. Fortunately, there's a community of third-party developers who regularly create fantastic extensions to help designers improve workflow.

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Everything You Need to Know about UX Sketching

by Nick Vyhouski

UX sketching is a crucial, yet often overlooked, aspect of UX design. It’s a very efficient way of communicating design while allowing designers to iterate multiple ideas before settling on one.

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Presenting Design Work: The Right Way

by Danielle Reid

The difference between getting the job or not often comes down to how design work is presented. Even great designers can miss opportunities because their portfolio isn’t up to snuff.

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Getting Started with Modules and Modular Front-End Development

by Bojan Janjanin

For some people, front-end design and development can sometimes start to seem like a chore, and can be monotonous and time consuming. Through a modular design approach, it is possible to both save time and streamline the design and development process.

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