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Under Armour Logo | Design, History and Evolution

Under Armour Logo | Design, History and Evolution | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Under Armour, Inc. is a famous American sports apparel and accessories company headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. Founded in 1996 by a young student from the,The Under Armour logo consists of the letter “U” on top of the letter “A”, therefore forming the company’s initials – “UA”. Resembling a crisscross, it is one of the most popular logos in clothing industry.
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19 of The Most Common Mistakes Made By Non-Designers

19 of The Most Common Mistakes Made By Non-Designers | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it

Some of the most common design mistakes committed by non-designers and amateur graphic designers.

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The 9 Graphic Design Trends You Need to Be Aware of In 2016 – Design School

The 9 Graphic Design Trends You Need to Be Aware of In 2016 – Design School | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Start your year off right with the graphic design trends that will help you win in 2016.
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Study reveals common ingredients in logos of successful brands

Study reveals common ingredients in logos of successful brands | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Simplicity is the key to creating an engaging, recognisable brand logo, a new study has found.
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Do You Have An Elastic Mind? 3 Traits Of Designers Who Do

Do You Have An Elastic Mind? 3 Traits Of Designers Who Do | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Designers have gotten what they asked for: a seat at the corporate boardroom table. Now they have to adapt to a new working reality.
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Influencing those around us requires cognitive, emotional and contextual flexibility in our communicative designs.

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20 Typography Mistakes Every Beginner Makes – And How You Can Avoid Them – Design School

20 Typography Mistakes Every Beginner Makes – And How You Can Avoid Them – Design School | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Fast-track your ability to create amazing designs by avoiding these simple typography skills.
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20 illustrative examples to avoid using typography

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Know Your Digital Image Types: When to Use JPG, GIF And PNG - #infographic

Know Your Digital Image Types: When to Use JPG, GIF And PNG - #infographic | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
If you’d like to know exactly which is the perfect image file type to use for which images, and save a lot of space and bandwidth in the process while maintaining a quality image, check out the handy reference below for the facts.
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[INFOGRAPHIC]: The 10 Commandments of Typography

[INFOGRAPHIC]: The 10 Commandments of Typography | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
The infographic below illustrates the, “10 Commandments of Typography” that could be followed as quite the basics when it comes to selecting fonts…
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40 Beautiful Free Fonts For Creating Attractive Typography Headlines | Creative Nerds

40 Beautiful Free Fonts For Creating Attractive Typography Headlines | Creative Nerds | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
A sweet collection of carefully handpicked high quality free fonts, which are all suitable to be used for creating attractive typography headlines which will
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40 Inspirational Online Marketing Quotes

40 Inspirational Online Marketing Quotes | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Social media managers pride themselves on coming up with fresh ideas and interesting content. Likewise, business owners and entrepreneurs active in social media need to ...

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Just a little creativity and marketing inspiration with your coffee.

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Get free access to decades of award-winning design work | Graphic design | Creative Bloq

Get free access to decades of award-winning design work | Graphic design | Creative Bloq | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
The entire D&AD awards archive is being made publically available online For the first time in its history, D&AD - the veteran organisation that exists to promote excellence in design and advertising worldwide - has launched up a free tier of membership available to anyone in the creative industries and beyond.
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25 Fun Web Designs Featuring Creative Illustrations

25 Fun Web Designs Featuring Creative Illustrations | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Photography is often used to set the mood in a website design, but illustrations are what really add character to a site. Today’s web design showcase features 25 fun websites that all boast colourful and bold illustration work in various styles, including flat landscapes, cute characters and detailed cartoons. IWillChangeIt Stuff & Nonsense Fixate Polecat …
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Included are tutorials and even some freebie illustration templates. Check them out!

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PicMonkey - Best Online Graphics Creation and Editing Tool - Linkis.com

PicMonkey - Best Online Graphics Creation and Editing Tool - Linkis.com | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
PicMonkey gives you powerful tools to create amazing masterpieces for online or offline publishing, infographics, marketing, gift cards and more!
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I've been using PicMonkey and love the free version so far~

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How Color Affects Marketing and Branding

How Color Affects Marketing and Branding | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Learn How Color Affects Marketing and Branding through the Psychology of Color Theory in this Exclusive Guest Post on the Graphic Design Blog.
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19 of The Most Common Mistakes Made By Non-Designers

19 of The Most Common Mistakes Made By Non-Designers | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Some of the most common design mistakes committed by non-designers and amateur graphic designers.
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TIP TUESDAY #29 // How to mix fonts

TIP TUESDAY #29 // How to mix fonts | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
One of my most favorite things about graphic design is typography, mixing
letters and arranging text into an art form.

noun noun: typography 1. the style and appearance of printed matter.

I get lots of requests for font & typography tips so here is a great little
guide on how to mix fonts. This applies to anything whether typing up
something basic, or re-designing your brand. {and as a little designer rule
of thumb NEVER use more than three fonts at a time, that's just cray cray}


Fonts u
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Why Graphic Designers Must Know QR Codes Capabilities

Why Graphic Designers Must Know QR Codes Capabilities | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
A graphic designer posted in a design Facebook group, asking others if they had scanned QR codes. There were a good number of them who have used QR codes.

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Joan Stewart's curator insight, May 18, 2015 7:00 AM

Speider Schneider breathing fresh life into QR Codes, using them effectively!

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20 Design Rules You Should Never Break – Design School

20 Design Rules You Should Never Break – Design School | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
If you're a beginner designer, you need to read this.
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Graphic design evolves rapidly. let's keep up with current trends

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Minimalist Design: 25 Beautiful Examples and Practical Tips – Design School

Minimalist Design: 25 Beautiful Examples and Practical Tips – Design School | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
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#Canva is a fabulous, FREE, easy to use graphic design template tool. If you haven't tried it, check it out. They have added user-friendly templates for most major social media platforms.

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One Creative Housewife: How To Use PicMonkey To Create Word Art {Tutorial}

One Creative Housewife: How To Use PicMonkey To Create Word Art {Tutorial} | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
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YouTube Gets A Built-In GIF Creator

YouTube Gets A Built-In GIF Creator | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Remember back in November of last year, when I wrote that YouTube needed to build their own tool for making GIFs from videos? Some called me crazy. Many,..
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For all you Gif fans, YouTube gets up to speed.

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10 awesome websites for graphic design inspiration | Design daily news

10 awesome websites for graphic design inspiration | Design daily news | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
When a designer is in lack of concept, it consumes lots of time for him to initiate his work. But browsing the web can make his work much simplified as there are several websites for his inspiration.

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Easy Way to Give Your Website a Makeover

It's simple: Upgrade your photos. Check out this list of where to go for great free images.
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How to Design Banner Ads that People Want to Click

How to Design Banner Ads that People Want to Click | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
Things to keep in mind when designing a banner ad to ensure that it is clicked instead of ignored.
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How to create an Infographic - ARTELT.com

How to create an Infographic - ARTELT.com | Graphic Design and Muses | Scoop.it
A three step guide to create an Infographic. Some recommendation of tools and a clear concept will help you to visualise any kind of data - by ARTELT.com
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