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Design Critiques Part I: A Culture of Effective Feedback

This is the first article in a two-part series about design critiques and feedback at Creative Market. Part I offers a high-level overview of how we evaluated and improved our feedback culture and critique process. Part II will explain deeper … Continue reading

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Easy Shortcuts into Making Digital Design Resources

Early in my design career, I hoarded design tools and assets by the truckload. Before I was competent enough to make beautiful bézier curves in Illustrator, I would tap this personal archive of resources for what I needed. I’d edit … Continue reading

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Which Has Better ROI: Freelance Design Services or Resource Design?

What is Resource Design? Resource design is a genre of design that started when photos and fonts first became available for sale online. The demand for these types of assets stemmed largely out of the traditional fields of print and … Continue reading

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