“Do it yourself” logos
I was peacefully surfing the internet, in a moment of cyber relaxation. Suddenly I realize my Firefox has an open tab with some site waiting to be looked at and, wondering whether lack of coffee was getting to my head or my touchpad decided I clicked on some Google link, I clicked on the tab. There it was: an automated …
Mayhem Studios Works Featured in David E. Carter’s
Next Book, Big Book of Layouts PRESS RELEASE Los Angeles, Calif. – September 12, 2006 – Mayhem Studios recognized for design excellence. The Studios’ works will be featured in David E. Carterâ€™s next book, Big Book of Layouts, which will be in book stores soon. The book will feature outstanding design layout works from around the world.
Spec Work: the Fine Line
The other day I was sitting in a restaurant with my colleagues, happy to put my teeth onto some Italian gnocchi with tomato and basilico (basil.) We just had a meeting, but there were questions I couldn’t ask in that meeting as they were not pertinent. I thoughtâ€”let’s see what these other designers think about spec work, so there was …
Tip O’ The Day: Simple Is Best
Today I was messing around with a page for a monthly magazine I design. It was supposed to be a quick thingâ€”just a bunch of boxes with adsâ€”but in my quest to make the page interesting, I got lost and I just couldn’t achieve a satisfying result, with my headache as accessory. I kept changing things around, you knowâ€”this title …
Would You Guys Just Stop Tagging Me?
I just realized I got tagged again. Well, despite the distressed title, I actually find it fun. So as Shai Coggings is curious, I am going to carry on the tag tradition 🙂
Where the Hell Did You Go?
Well, I didn’t go to hell, but I haven’t been around for a while, you are right. As Terminator says, “I’ll be back.”
Strange Yahoo! Ad Policy
If you have Yahoo! ads, make sure non-US eyes will see them, isn’t that easy enough?
Saying NO! to speculative creative project requests
How to Write a Great Case Study
Case Studies are a very effective promotional tool. Next to White Papers, they are the second most popular device used to promote the benefits of a product or service. With that in mind, if youâ€™ve been commissioned to write a case study or are new to this area, this backgrounder might help.
To specialize or not to specialize