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business

Marketing update: good people (and scammers) are everywhere

On July 9th, I posted here about my initial attempts at getting a marketing plan for BluLob off the ground. This is an update and a general impression of my experiences so far. If you find yourself mentioned here, please understand that I found everyone – with rare exception – to be personable and having […]

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business

How do you market a small design studio?

The last time I was freelancing, I was a very passive marketer. For the most part, I relied on people finding me online or through referrals. I managed to win and keep a few clients this way. However, as you can imagine I didn’t really make a living this way. It was lucky I was […]

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books design technology

Book review: “Neuro Web Design” by Susan M. Weinschenck, Ph.D.

“Neuro Web Design” (2009) by Susan M. Weinschenck, Ph.D. is published by New Riders, which publishes a number of the Web design books I have read. The focus of “Neuro Web Design” is to teach you how an understanding of how we make decisions can improve the effectiveness of the Web sites we design.

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business design technology

Saturday Round-Up for May 23 2009

Here are the coolest, most interesting links I checked out this week. Design 50 Best Sites To Get Design Inspiration 25 Sites to Download Royalty-Free Stock Photos and Textures 55 Extremely Useful Online Generators for Designers Top 37 Design Blogs to Follow

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design technology

Saturday Round-Up for May 16 2009

This is my second installment of “Saturday Round-Up”, where I showcase all the cool stuff I have found throughout the week that relates to Web and graphic design. Enjoy!