5 Creativity Killers And How To Get Your Creative Juices Flowing Again

How do you get your creative juices flowing? I get that question a lot from fellow freelancers, and unfortunately there's no perfect answer because we're all different and we all have a different working style. But for those of you who have asked, here are my top 5 creativity killers and how I manage to stay focused, productive and creative. #1 -- Multi-Tasking And Distractions I know some people have … [Read more...]

Letting It Soak: A Success Strategy for Projects Needing Creativity

Letting It Soak: A Success Strategy for Projects Needing Creativity When a new creative project starts people typically take two approaches. They will either get working on it right away if they have the time or push it off till right before the deadline. Neither strategy will allow you to be at your creative best. Instead I recommend you start early and let it “soak”. … [Read more...]

How Usable Is Your Copy?

How Usable Is Your Copy? When we talk about usability, we generally refer to the user interface (UI) — the layout of buttons, labels, tabs and so on. But there is one other element that should not be ignored as it alone can waste all the hard work you’ve put into crafting a beautiful UI. Copy. … [Read more...]