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Nick Saporito

5 Clever Ways to Monetize Your Graphic Design Skills Online
5 Clever Ways to Monetize Your Graphic Design Skills Online 850 500 Nick Saporito

So, you know design. Maybe you went to school for it, or maybe you’ve learned the technical proficiencies of the software and the principles of effective design on your own. You have this highly valuable skill set, and now you want to know how you can put it to work. I’m going to show you…

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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 disposal to make our jobs easier. Here’s a list of 5 awesome and free resources that will make your job easier as a designer. 1. Pixabay Free stock photos are hard to find. Free high…

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4 Hideous Logos and How I’d Redesign Them
4 Hideous Logos and How I’d Redesign Them 850 310 Nick Saporito

Here are 4 organizations that have risen to national recognition and achieved success despite their ugly logos. I’m not just going to pick on them – I’m going to offer my own suggestions as a designer, and how I would personally go about refreshing their branding, and why. Before we get started, let’s first take a…

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Here’s what a $5 logo really looks like…
Here’s what a $5 logo really looks like… 850 310 Nick Saporito

Fiverr is a well known online marketplace that connects buyers and sellers. Sellers provide an array of digital services in exchange for $5. One of the best-selling services on Fiverr is logo design, and being a logo designer myself (who charges far more than $5,) I was curious about what kind of logo I could…

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A Look At My Design Setup
A Look At My Design Setup 848 310 Nick Saporito

UPDATE MARCH 20TH, 2017: I recently built a new rig. Here’s a look at my latest setup: http://logosbynick.com/look-new-design-setup/ So here’s a look at my design setup. It’s rather simple, minimalist and clutter-free, which is just how I like it. It’s a custom-built desktop, sporting an i5 with 16GB of memory and running Ubuntu with the Vertex…

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