27 Indispensible Resources for Graphic Designers

Graphic designers are always in a battle to create the best looking results in the least amount of time. Constantly trying to make these gorgeous, polished designs without spending an eternity creating them usually requires using some pre-built elements -- things like photoshop brushes, illustrator patterns, textures, etc... In this list, we've compiled some of the best brushes, patterns, textures, fonts, and … [Read more...]

Are Your Excuses Holding You Back?

It is important to take some time and think about your priorities.On a daily basis, we make excuses or reasons for every action we take, from the food we eat to the work that gets done. What are your reasons for not doing X,Y, and Z? Are you not doing something you should be doing? Are your reasons legitimate or getting in the way of your success? Maybe you want to make more money; why aren’t you? You … [Read more...]

70 Tools Freelancers Rely on Most

As freelancers, we belong to a broad group of people: writers, designers, programmers, consultants, etc. Despite our variety, though, we all use similar tools on a regular basis. A little while back, when we first launched the forums, someone started a thread to share all of the tools we each rely on most. After three pages of great responses, I decided to compile a list of the most used tools. To see the … [Read more...]