Posts Tagged ‘graphic design’

Is Canva the Company That Will Disrupt the Design World? Not Quite

Lauren Nelson | September 20th, 2016 fb_cover

  Canva, the graphic design platform promoting itself as tool that empowers the world to design, is not new. It launched in 2013 with $3 million in seed money from American and Australian investors, and offers a series of templates intended to make good design easier to execute and more accessible. It’s a nice concept, […]

Read full post »

Fresh from the SPRING: smarikaahuja

Audree | September 15th, 2016

When perusing our galleries here on crowdSPRING, we see some amazing work submitted in the projects. Today, we noticed this gem submitted in this presentation project. Let us start the slow clap for smarikaahuja. Check out more great work on smarikaahuja’s profile page. Nicely done, smarikaahuja, nicely done!

Read full post »

Rise of the Creative Robots? Not So Fast

Lauren Nelson | September 1st, 2016 mach3-1

The idea that one day everyone’s jobs would be taken over machines is nothing new. In some ways, it’s already happened. The industrial revolution displaced any number of jobs by automatic a great deal of blue collar labor. As scientific development has expanded, though, what was once a rough economic transition for labor markets has been […]

Read full post »

Launch Your Startup with an Infographic

Nick Bowersox | August 18th, 2016 tumblr_m32c45jKNh1qf7nhfo1_500

Image credit: Everlane In 2011, it was relatively unknown that most designer tees are marked up as much as 10 times. In the traditional retail model, manufacturers normally double their cost before selling clothing to a retailer, who then doubles or triples the cost they paid. Ultimately, a $6 tee shirt can be sold to […]

Read full post »

Seven Things Designers Wish You Knew

Lauren Nelson | August 16th, 2016 frustrated-web-designer

Being a designer is hard. Like, really hard. Not only do you need to study and practice, and then study and practice some more, but then you begin the often grueling process of finding work. It’s worth it, though, because they get to do something they’re passionate about. Well, they’re passionate about the actual design part. […]

Read full post »