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Making your blog more about your readers

In a continuous effort to involve you more in this little blog of mine, I’ve made two subtle changes today. Firstly, you’ll notice in the horizontal navigation at the top of the page that there’s a new section for Quotes of yours. I was asked to include a page showing all of your suggestions, so […]

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The pros and cons of freelancing

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I’ve been freelancing since 2005 — long enough to get a taste for what the positives and negatives are. Here are some of the pros and cons of working as a freelance graphic designer.

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Star Wars Advertising on the cheap

Now read the rest of this article to see the amazing difference Adobe After Effects can have on this production. Absolutely superb!

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Creative Design Awards now open

Creative Design Awards

I’d like to give you credit for implementing what I believe is an excellent design element into your website or blog. Be it a great logo, footer, use of imagery, or something unique that I’ve not seen anywhere else. Hence my humble Creative Design Awards.

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We’ve just passed 1,000 comments!

During the short life of this blog, you’ve helped me to learn more about the subject I love, so I’m extending this little thanks to all of you who have participated along the way. At the time of writing, the comment count is 1,005, spanning 144 blog posts contained within 22 categories. A small milestone […]

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