25 Must-Read Blogs for Freelance Designers

So far at FreelanceFolder we’ve had a showcase of 20 Must-Read blogs for Freelance Writers, and also a showcase of 20 Must-Read blogs for Online Entrepreneurs — so it’s only fitting to add to this collection of lists and showcase 25 must-read blogs for freelance designers.

It doesn’t matter if you’re looking to sharpen your skills as a vector designer, a photoshop designer, a website designer or if you’re just looking for resources, inspiration and freebies (like brushes & icons), the websites below will give you everything you’re looking for. I’d definitely suggest checking them all out and subscribing to each of their RSS feeds (I’ve got them all in my feed reader).

Vector Design Blogs

Below are some great blogs specifically written for those of us who are looking for vector tutorials and resources.

AI Burn


Vectortuts

Vector Diary

Vectips

 

Photoshop Design Blogs

Below are some great blogs specifically written for those of us who are looking for photoshop tutorials and resources.

PSDTuts

PSD Vibe

PSD Fan

 

General Design Blogs

Below are blogs that will help you move forward in every aspect of design – photoshop, vector, web design, ect

Abduzeedo

You The Designer

DesignM.ag

Naldz Graphics

Six Revisions

Think Design

Smashing Magazine

Tutorial9

Vandelay Design

 
Web Design Ledger

Web Designer Depot

Design Newz

Spyre Studios

Arbenting

Design Shard

My Ink Blog

1st Web Designer

The Design Cubicle

 
What do you think? Do you use read any of these blogs regularly? Do you know of other Must-Read blogs for designers that should be added to the list?

Share your recommendations in the comments.