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Essential Design Books Vol. 3 Typography

Here’s our list of the best typography books for your collection. These books showcase the best in contemporary design.  By making a purchase through any of our affiliate links, we receive a very small commission at no extra cost to you. This helps us on our mission to provide quality education to you. Thank you. The books are listed in hierarchical order. Typographic Design: Form and Communication Buy on Amazon & Support The Futur Detail in Typography Buy on Amazon & Support The Futur Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works 4th Edition Buy on Amazon & Support…
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How To Get Your First 5 Graphic Design Clients on Linkedin Now

Quick introduction This step-by-step guide will teach you how to use Linkedin to contact the perfect type of clients you are looking for. This method aims to quickly create new connections with new prospects using new tools that are either free or inexpensive to use. There are many people who need graphic design work, it’s just a matter of finding them. Understanding Client Expectations & Mindset Remember, you are a graphic design freelancer which can worry some companies. They don’t how to keep track of your work or if you will actually deliver. They will be uneasy when you first…
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Airline Brand Identity Design by The Young Guns

The Young Guns Series 1 was a chance for 5 designers from across the globe to participate in a design mentorship program with Chris Do. They had the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of graphic design and business mindset through a series of challenges and coaching calls. Our mission was to share the learning experiences of these talented designers through their processes and struggles, so that we can all learn together. If you haven’t watched any of the Young Guns Season 1 episodes, check them out here on our YouTube channel. Season 2 has also started. Follow the women’s journeys…
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Job Opening: Email Marketing Associate

Overview We are looking for an Email Marketing Associate to help us create, execute, and refine our email marketing strategy here at The Futur! Together we will increase reach, revenue and customer delight – all while having a blast. You’ll be reporting directly to Ben Burns (COO) and you will work closely with the rest of the marketing team. Area of Responsibility As our Email Marketing Associate, you will be responsible for the following: Establishing and improving our email marketing strategy Identifying goals and target KPIs for email marketing channel with the management team Acquiring new customers through value-based automated…
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