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How To Avoid Anxiety While Keeping Up with Social Media

Social media’s reputation has its ups and downs, especially in the design community. Where some see an opportunity to grow their brand on social media platforms like Instagram, others might see it as frustrating, intimidating, and even a source of anxiety. But social media isn’t all bad. It can actually be a great place to grow your network, share your work and personality, and even reach potential clients. If you’re a creative professional using social media, here are some ways to avoid feeling overwhelmed: Be a Content Creator Churning out images nonstop just for the sake of posting will quickly…
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Four tips and tricks we learned working with Webflow for the first time

As designers, the wide world of web design can be tricky and unfamiliar territory to enter. A lot of us at The Futur don’t have sturdy backgrounds in web design, so when the time comes to design and develop a website for a client, we find ourselves feeling a little overwhelmed. There are so many areas to work through: the overall design, user experience, copy, and mobile layout. Let’s not forget all of the various tools, plugins, and software options out there to choose from to build websites. Luckily, there’s an awesome tool out there that helps you easily design…
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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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