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7 Tools Nobody Told You You’d Need As a Graphic Designer
7 Tools Nobody Told You You’d Need As a Graphic Designer 848 310 Nick Saporito

Everybody talks about the design software, everybody talks about design principles and best practices, and everybody talks about how to…

Fast, Good, Cheap. Pick Two.
Fast, Good, Cheap. Pick Two. 848 310 Nick Saporito

This is going to be somewhat of a rant about some of the outrageous requests I receive as a graphic…

6 Things Your Logo Designer MUST Know Before You Hire Them
6 Things Your Logo Designer MUST Know Before You Hire Them 850 500 Nick Saporito

You may be shortchanging yourself if you hire a logo designer simply because they have an impressive portfolio. Ideally, you…

5 Free Resources Every Graphic Designer Should be Using
5 Free Resources Every Graphic Designer Should be Using 850 310 Nick Saporito

We have a lot on our plates as designers, and we should take advantage of everything we have at our…

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Using Youtube To Get Design Clients
Using Youtube To Get Design Clients 850 500 Nick Saporito

Last October I wrote a post about using Youtube to get design clients, but a lot has changed since then.…

Preparing to Quit Your Job and Become Self-Employed
Preparing to Quit Your Job and Become Self-Employed 848 310 Nick Saporito

For most of us, graphic design starts out as a hobby, but as our skills progress over time we can’t…

Using Social Media to Develop Business Relationships
Using Social Media to Develop Business Relationships 848 310 Nick Saporito

In my freelancing guide I made a point to emphasize the importance of building ongoing business relationships with your clients…

How Much Should You Charge For a Logo?
How Much Should You Charge For a Logo? 848 310 Nick Saporito

Asking how much a logo costs is like asking how much a car costs. What kind of car? New or…

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