Graphic Design

Graphic design is the art of communication, stylizing, and problem-solving through the use of type, space and image. The field is considered a subset of visual communication and communication design, but sometimes the term "graphic design" is used interchangeably with these due to overlapping skills involved. Graphic designers use various methods to create and combine words, symbols, and images to create a visual representation of ideas and messages. A graphic designer may use a combination of typography, visual arts and page layout techniques to produce a final result.
Posts about Graphic Design
  • 8 infographics that will inspire you to create your own

    … communications? Often it’s the case that we don’t possess the design skills necessary. While hiring a professional graphic designer is your best bet, if you don’t have the budget there are plenty of programs available that help you create infographics in-house. Give Piktochart, Canva, Easel.ly or Venngage a try. They have multiple template themes…

    Lush Digitalin Content- 12 readers -
  • 4 Ways Visual Content Improves Social Media Results

    … Want better engagement for your social media campaigns? Wondering how visual content can help? Using visual content to support your messaging makes it easier to grab your audience’s attention. In this article, you’ll discover how visual content can support your social media marketing. Discover four ways visual content can improve your…

    Social Media Examinerin Social Content- 13 readers -
  • Website Redesigns: Our Design Team’s Favorite New Sites

    … As the internet continues to evolve and mature, most brands find themselves in need of a “revamped” website. Whether it is to adapt to a new modernized look and feel, to accommodate users on their mobile and tablet devices, or to reflect a complete rebranding of the company. That being said, a lot of businesses are apprehensive before starting…

    ROI Factor Blog- 10 readers -
  • How to Find Perfect Custom Graphic Designs at Designhill

    … How to Find Perfect Custom Graphic Designs at Designhill January 14, 2016 By Gail Gardner Leave a Comment Images are what make content stand out online and in print. Logos are essential to making your brand memorable. But what do you do if you aren’t a graphic artist? Fortunately, there are platforms that make it easy to find the perfect…

    Gail Gardner/ Growmapin How To's- 23 readers -
  • Free vs Paid Fonts: Finding The Right Typography for Your Website

    …, semi bold, bold, extra bold, heavy and black), and horizontal scale (extended and condensed). Without the full font family at your disposal, your design options will be significantly limited, especially when creating marketing collateral that often calls for different font variety. You might want to have the most options possible when working…

    ROI Factor Blog- 22 readers -
  • Incredible ICRE Graphic Recordings by the Ink Factory Studio

    … allows the content to bloom into a storyboard saturated with information. Graphic recording adds another dimension to your discussion by creating a deeper understanding of the content at the same time motivating the entire room with the power of group genius. As defined by the Ink Factory Studio. Ecommerce Trends Omni Proof Your Business Growth of B2B Commerce Personalization Drives Revenue © 2014 DK New Media. …

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 13 readers -
  • Crowdsourcing Graphic Design Process: Tips for Best Results

    … You need a memorable new design, but you don’t have a graphic designer on staff and you have no idea what you want your design to look like. Now what? Crowdsourcing graphic design lends itself well when you’re not sure what you want, but you feel you will know it when you see it. The process is simple: DesignCrowd is the #1 custom design…

    Gail Gardner/ Growmap- 30 readers -
  • 50 Shades of Grey: 50 Website Designs That Forgo the Splashy Colors

    … This post was originally published on 9/4/2012 and was updated on 2/17/2015. Never has grey been so colorful. After 60 million copies of the book "50 Shades of Grey” sold worldwide, and the movie grossed $81.7 million on its opening weekend, it seems we still can’t get enough grey matter in our lives. While the E. L. James book, based…

    ROI Factor Blog- 23 readers -
  • Black Friday Deals for Bloggers 2014

    … Friday/Cyber Monday weekend. Here’s what’s going to be available over the weekend: .club registration $0.98 (first year) Private Email Business package $0.98 (first year) Value plan shared hosting $0.98 (first year) .com/.net/.org transfer $0.98 (one year) 3 months of Reseller hosting $0.98 .com/.net/.org registration $0.98…

    Tim Bonner/ Tim Bonner Blogin Blogging- 15 readers -
  • 2014 Ecommerce Holiday Shopping: Tis’ the Season for Online Business

    … Though 2014 is coming to a close, 9 of the best online shopping days of the year are still to come, and online retailers still have much to do before the year is over. More shoppers are avoiding the craziness of the Black Friday shopping experience by ordering online instead, and the brave ones that do go to brick-and-mortar stores will use…

    Andrew Jung/ ROI Factor Blog- 12 readers -
  • How To Create Impactful eBooks For Content Marketing

    … landing page or microsite. Much has been written about landing page design, and the best examples follow visual design best practices. Keep it clean, keep it simple, and ask for only the information you truly need to know. Percolate does a great job of this with the page for a recent eBook, Defining the Modern CMO. 5. Stay Social Even in an era…

    Jon Salm/ Relevancein Social Content How To's- 16 readers -
  • The Simplest Way To Remove The Background From Any Image

    … tedious, annoying and requires having a solid understanding of your graphics software. Not any more! Simply hop on over to Clipping Magic: http://clippingmagic.com/ Oh yeah, and it’s incredibly affordable. Clipping Magic Clipping Magic is a web-based tool that lets you easily remove the background of complex images by using simple squiggle marks…

    Kim Castleberry/ Just Ask Kim- 12 readers -
  • Designer Meats Burger: Does the best designed menu produce the tastiest burger?

    … a blog post that combines two of my passions? It therefore seems fitting to discuss the menu designs of my favourite burger places in Edinburgh whilst rating the burger itself of course! Will the best designed menu produce the tastiest burger? Let’s get to the real juicy stuff then. The Scran & Scallie The Menu I find the colloquial Scots language…

    Attacat Danielle/ Attacat of Edinburgh- 16 readers -
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