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It’s the end of the month, readers, which means it’s time to give your devices a facelift! We whipped up a nifty wallpaper for February, so your devices can look slick while also making sure you don’t show up to work on a Saturday. Form and function. Download below! Click any of following links, which […]

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Welcome to the new year, readers! Get a fresh start on 2013 by swapping out your wallpaper on all of your devices – tablet, smartphone, and desktop – to this fancy new January 2013 Calendar Wallpaper by yours truly. It’ll make you look forward to the warmer months. Share away; links below! Click any of […]

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Tell me if this sounds familiar. You’re starting a website design project, and the client wants to tackle their own content – or maybe there is an outside copywriter. So as to keep the project moving along, you decide you will just jump into design using lorem ipsum (or perhaps bacon ipsum) before you get […]

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It’s December! Get in the holiday spirit and give your computer or mobile device a gift of its own: a fancy new desktop calendar wallpaper. Trust me, if you don’t, your computer will be all upset and the HD will probably fail. Serves you right for being a Grinch. You wouldn’t want that, would you? […]

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It’s been well-established by now that blogging can help your business immensely. In short form, blogging can: help establish you as an expert; help with your SEO efforts; create a community around your site; and directly drive business. But how do you write the perfect blog post? Our friend and client Kelvin is a copywriter […]

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It’s November! For some of you, it’s the last month before snow covers the landscape. For us Edmontonians… well, we’ve been shovelling for a few days already now. Awesome. But there’s nothing to brighten the spirits like a fresh coat of paint for your desktop, mobile device or tablet – and we’re here to help […]

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In the past couple of years, we’ve designed & released two free, popular design education resources: the Color Theory Quick Reference Poster, and the Elements of Design Quick Reference Poster. These items are now being used in classrooms all over the world, but we kept getting one specific question: when will you make a Principles […]

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Welcome to October! This month’s desktop wallpaper is a textured deal with some minimal type treatment; a nice update for your various devices! Download your size below and share away. Happy October! Click to download the free October 2012 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper in 2560X1600px, 1920X1200px, 1920X1080px, 1680X1050px, 1440X900px, 1280X800px, iPad and iPhone versions.

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Seems like an easy question to answer, doesn’t it? If you’re a designer, you want to sell your design services: perhaps logo design, print design, web design, interface design and so forth. The reality? Yeah, you should be selling that. But there’s much more that you should be selling. You should be selling comfort, reliability, […]

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It’s Found Friday Vol 96! This week we have an awesome, responsive jQuery modal window plugin; a CSS arrow generator; a handy color-picker tool; a cheeky blog on skeuomorphism in design; and the expanded version of League Gothic, a beautiful free typeface. Read on! *note: Feedburner is shutting down; thus, we’re thinking of finally moving Found […]

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