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Designing through a recession

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Thoughts from talented designers on the pros and cons of the economic climate.

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davidairey.com featured in HOW Magazine

HOW Magazine

www.davidairey.com has been featured in the October 2008 issue of HOW Magazine — the leading creativity, business and technology magazine for graphic designers. The great news comes hot on the heels of my appearance in Digital Arts. Here are a few photos along with some resources for your online promotion.

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The real value of keyword-rich domains

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I thought I’d share the importance of keywords within domain names.

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When logos fail, in Digital Arts

Digital Arts magazine

Inside this month’s issue of Digital Arts is a feature about logo design.
I was interviewed, with Jerry Kuyper, and we discussed when logos fail.

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Why are designers never 100% satisfied?

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Ask any designer if they’re 100% satisfied with their work, and whether openly admitted or not, there’s a very high chance of a negative response.

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