How to Launch Your Blog or Portfolio in 2020 (3,500+ Word Start to Finish Guide)

Inspiration Feed

The graphic design industry is tough. No matter where you go, you’ll see amazing talent through the work of other designers in the field.

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50 of the best graphic design blogs for inspiration in 2020

Creative Boom

To help you find all that, quickly and easily, we've brought together the best blogs around on art, design and creativity. Most of us have used the file-sharing service Dropbox at some point in our lives, but did you know it has a blog too? Shillington Design Blog. The Dsgn Blog.

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The Ultimate Blog SEO Guide

Just Creative

Looking for an SEO blog post that covers all the fundamentals so you don’t have to read a bunch of other blog posts? Blog SEO is Like Bodybuilding. It’s the same with blog SEO. To put your blog content’s purpose into two categories: Inform.

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50 Best Design Blogs You Have To Read (2020 Update)


To help you find all that, quickly and easily, we’ve brought together the best blogs around on art, design and creativity. Most of us have used the file sharing service Dropbox at some point in our lives, but did you know it has a blog too? Shillington Design Blog. The Dsgn Blog.

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The Top Logo Design Blogs

Design Roast

The logo design blogs that show off this work are essential for any designer who wants to stay in [.]. The post The Top Logo Design Blogs appeared first on Design Roast. A good designer draws from a diverse range of inspirations and learns from many teachers. We’re more connected than ever — on the internet, it’s possible to learn from the work of designers across the world.

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25 Best Blog Magazine WordPress Themes

Graphic Design Junction

Creative multipurpose WordPress themes for Blog and Magazine websites with unique and modern design. Responsive design magazine themes and blog themes are perfect for startups, personal blog, online magazine, meetups and corporate websites. WP themes are SEO friendly , retina ready, Drag&Drop content builder comes with various content modules including portfolio, gallery, blog, testimonials and many more. New WordPress Themes for Blog Magazine Websites.

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10 Blog Post Ideas For Your New Website

Six Leaf Design

Did you know that blogging is one of the best ways to improve your search engine rankings so you’ll appear higher on Google? Everyone poo poos on blogging, but it could be the one thing that truly helps you get in front of more people. But if even one person makes it to your blog, then it’s worth it if you ask me. So whenever you’re ready to pull up your big girl pants and share your expertise, here are 10 fresh ideas to help get you started on your new blog.

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16 Cursive Fonts to Use on Your Blog

Design Roast

With so many blogs on the internet today, figuring out how to stand out becomes a challenge. The post 16 Cursive Fonts to Use on Your Blog appeared first on Design Roast. One way you can differentiate yourself from competitors is by using unique typography. Cursive fonts are an excellent choice for headings or images. They add a bit of flair and give your site a more conventional look. Because [.]. Typography font

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What is a self-hosted WordPress blog?


Blogging is one of the most popular sources of passive income among youngsters nowadays, and why not? Now to start Blogging, you need a website to start with, and there are various free blogging websites available to make it easy for you. But do you really like to be controlled by these Free blogging websites? What if your blog is growing day by day and all of sudden your blogging site provider suddenly shuts off! Self-hosted WordPress blog.

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10 Free Personal Blog & Magazine Layout PSD Web Templates

Speckyboy Design Magazine

Over the last decade or so, blogging has exploded in popularity and shows no signs of stopping. Designing an attractive blog layout doesn’t have to be a drag when you have hundreds of quality pre-made PSD templates designed specifically with blogs and bloggers in mind.

Keep calm and blog: How to market yourself in lockdown

Creative Boom

Your blog. Your blog is one of the easiest, simplest and most effective things to invest in as a business booster - and it won't cost you a penny. Here's your quick guide to making your blog work for you at this time: Why should I bother with blogging? First, let's look at some data that shows excellent reasons to spend time blogging: Data from Hubspot shows that companies that blog get around 55% more website visitors compared to those that don't.

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7 Best WordPress Blogs to Follow in 2020


Whether you run a blog or business, you can always stay up to date and get help from people. There are over hundreds of WordPress as well as WooCommerce blogs available that provide free resources so that you can grow your site and business. That’s why we handpicked 7 WordPress blogs that you can follow in 2020. Themeum’s blog provides visitors with frequent updates of the WordPress community along with quick-start guides and tutorials. MuffinGroup blog.

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10 Places to Find Creative Ideas For Your Next Blog


I will begin under the presumption that you have created a blog to share with your target audience for at least one of the following reasons: to educate, inform or entertain them. The best way to achieve this is by generating a continuous flow of relevant and updated content on your blog.

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How to Start Your Own Pet Blog


You can even start your own animal rescue and integrate your blog with your nonprofit organization. Virtual pet websites are popular on the Internet. Creating such a website is not an easy task. With this in mind, let’s take a look at a list of things to do if you want to create your own one! Steps. Learn several web programming languages. A good website cannot be made out of thin air.

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Guest Blog: Interviewing Tips for Small Business Owners

Purple Rose Graphics

As a graphic designer in Orange County, California that works with a lot of small businesses, I get asked a lot of questions about growing a company and hiring help. Unfortunately, this isn’t my specialty, but It is the specialty of my friend and colleague, Deshaunte Freeman of Freeman Human Resource Management, aka TheFHRM. She was nice enough to guest author this article for all of us so we can learn the appropriate and legal way to interview all those new hires!

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Someone Spotted That David Bowie Often Looked Like A Sea Slug, Created An Entire Blog To Prove It

Design You Trust

And I know, at first, such a blog sounds a little random. Bowiebranchia is a Tumblr account that compares pictures of Nudibranchia and other Opisthobranchia to David Bowie. After all, what do they have in common? However, once you start actually looking at the images, the answer becomes obvious. Their appearances. More: Tumblr h/t: boredpanda At times, the similarities work to such an uncanny. Source. Inspirations David Bowie humor sea slug

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Arts In Wiltshire Guest Blog

Chris Dunn Illustration/Fine Art

I was then asked by Meril Morgan, one of Wiltshire Council's Arts Development Officers, to write a guest post on the 'Arts In Wiltshire' blog, reflecting on my time at the Pound. Arts In Wiltshire Chris Dunn Illustration Guest Blog the pound arts centreTowards the end of last year I moved out of my studio at The Pound Arts Centre , and set up my home studio over the Christmas period.

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Vessel Floats by Order


Words by Richard Baird In the Brooklyn neighbourhood of Greenpoint sits Vessel Floats, a new flotation and deprivation therapy spa that draws on the continuing interest in concepts such as mindful living and wellness. Through considered interior design and visual identity, the latter developed by New York-based studio Order, Vessel Floats intends to further develop and bring […]. The post Vessel Floats by Order appeared first on BP&O - Branding, Packaging and Opinion.

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Oji by Seachange


Text by Richard Baird. Oji is a sushi brand of firsts. It is the first in New Zealand to use fully recyclable and biodegradable packaging and the first to use all free-range products. This is a significant move forward and marks the brand out from well-established competitors. Oji opened in New Zealand with two locations in […]. The post Oji by Seachange appeared first on BP&O - Branding, Packaging and Opinion.

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Follow These 14 Rules to Design a Great Logo

Inspiration Feed

From McDonald’s Golden Arches to Nike’s swoosh, the world’s largest brands take good care of their logos. For many of us, the iconic logos instantly connect our minds to a product or service without the need to check its name.…

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Air Studios by Spin


Opinion by Richard Baird AIR Studios was founded in 1965 by Beatles producer Sir George Martin. It is located in London’s Lyndhurst Hall, a former church with one of the largest recording rooms in the world and a live space capable of holding a full symphony orchestra.

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Guest Blog: Hiring Basics by Tami Wiersma of Quad County, Inc

Purple Rose Graphics

Enjoy the guest blog!! __ __ __ __ __ __. Patrice’s Note: As a graphic designer in Orange County, California, I get asked all the time about best hiring practices. The truth is I don’t know that much about them so I reached out to my amazing client Tami Wiersma of Quad County, Inc who specializes in human resources!

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Northzone by Ragged Edge


Text by Richard Baird. Northzone is an early stage venture capital fund with the insight necessary to cut through the hype of funding and recognise strong teams doing good work.

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Various vector resources that a graphic designer can use

Designer Daily

Blog Resources Graphic design VectorsThere are many graphic design tools and resources available in the market to guide and enhance your creativity. Besides various templates, icons, and user interface elements, high-quality vectors are as important.

Hilarious Versions of Popular Movie Posters

Designer Daily

Blog Inspiration Graphic design Humour Poster designDue to the expensive licensing and printing costs, some African movie theaters commission artists to pain custom movie posters. The problem for the artists?

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Tangent GC Organic Detergents by Carl Nas Associates


Words by Richard Baird Tangent GC began as a Scandinavian organic garment and shoe care company developing products that intended to increase the life of clothing and footwear, and entered the organic skincare market in 2016. The longevity of skin being an understandable extension of that original intention. The company’s graphic identity, a typographical system designed by Essen International […].

7 Ways to Increase WordPress Blog Traffic by Updating Your Content


Are you searching for ways to drive more traffic to your WordPress blog? Consider using these seven tips to increase WordPress blog traffic by updating your content. . The first tip is to simply blog more frequently. Adding a Blog or News section can beneficial for everybody.

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10 Useful Paper Cut-Out Fonts

Designer Daily

Blog Resources Fonts Graphic design TypographyDigital design is great, it opens a range of possibilities that were unheard of previously. However, sometimes you just want to give a more human, non-digital look-and-feel to your designs.

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Freadman White by Studio Hi Ho


Opinion by Richard Baird Freadman White is a Melbourne-based architectural practice, led by Ilana Freadman and Michael White, that seeks to embed a curiosity-driven and experientially charged tension into their architectural work, reveal beauty in simple and overlooked settings, and design contextually informed structures with a disciplined whimsy. Further, rather than responding literally to physical surroundings, […].

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Print Peppermint: the Online Printer that Goes for Quality over Quantity

Designer Daily

If you are interested in Print Peppermint’s approach to the world of design and printing, make sure to check out their design blog. Blog Resources Business cards Graphic design Printing

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MoMA by Order


Opinion by Richard Baird. The MoMA logotype, set in Franklin Gothic No. 2 and designed by Ivan Chermayeff, is an icon, and has been part of the New York urban landscape and international museum graphic vernacular since its creation in 1964.

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LogoArchive Issue 7


BP&O Publications Branding Agency Design Blog Design For Print Design Inspiration Design News Design Opinion Design Reviews From Europe Graphic Design Graphic Design Blog Logo Design Inspiration Logo Design Resource Logo Design Trends: Clever Logos LogoArchive Logos Minimal Logos Typography

Lookbooks by Studio Lowrie


Logo Reviews Publishing Bookmark Design Bookshop Brand Identity Reviews Branding Blog Branding Reviews British Design Design Blog Design For Print Design Opinion Design Reviews From the United Kingdom Graphic Design Graphic Design Blog Logo Design & Branding Blog Logos Minimal Design Minimal Logos Minimalist Brand Identities Sans-serif Typography Smile In The Mind The Best Logo Designs of 2019

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Using Images In Blogs

Design Wizard

Bring your blog to life with engaging blog images. Before we go through everything you need to know about blog images , it’s worth taking a look at a brief history of blogging. Blogging began to gain popularity during the early noughties and truly exploded with the rise of content marketing. Since then, blogging has completely changed the way we create content and communicate online. Images also make the blog more memorable and easier to find.

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We Compost by Seachange


Opinion by Richard Baird When organic waste breaks down in landfill, methane, a potent greenhouse gas, is released. This has been identified as a significant contributor to climate change. Through composting, this organic waste can be repurposed as a soil nutrient which can then play a role in developing local and sustainable methods of regional food […]. The post We Compost by Seachange appeared first on BP&O - Branding, Packaging and Opinion.

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David Langton: Lessons From The Improv

Graphic Design USA

Blog david langton GDUSA GDUSA Blog GDUSA Commentary Graphic Design News Graphic Design USA Improv comedians and design langton creative groupWhat does a business forecast look like when most of your clients are closed or working part-time?

TerDawn DeBoe: My Son, My Client

Graphic Design USA

Blog GDUSA GDUSA Blog GDUSA People Graphic Design News Graphic Design USA TerDawn BoeGraphic designer TerDawn Boe executed a project for her son and re-learned some valuable lessons.

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Queremos Sonreír by Mucho


Graphic Design Reviews Publishing Book & Magazine Design Book Design Review Branding Agency British Design Colour in Use: Fluorescent Coloured Paper Design Blog Design For Print Design Inspiration Design News Design Opinion Design Reviews Design Reviews: Editorial Design Editorial Design Fluorescent Ink From Europe Graphic Design Graphic Design Blog Spanish Design The Best Design for Print 2020 The Very Best of 2020 Typography

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Design Deals for the Week

Designer Daily

Blog Resources Graphic design Web designEvery week, we’ll give you an overview of the best deals for designers, make sure you don’t miss any by subscribing to our deals feed. You can also follow the recently launched website Type Deals if you are looking for free fonts or font deals. Exclusive Font Bundle of 50+ Fonts, 30 Logos. This Exclusive Font Bundle is chock full of 50+ different fonts in a wide range of styles from playful to elegant.

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Old Bulgarian Lottery Tickets Were Winning at Design

Designer Daily

Blog Inspiration Graphic design Vintage designsI couldn’t find much information about these lottery tickets from communist Bulgaria, but the design alone makes it worth sharing here. Heavily inspired by Russian constructivism, these tickets are an amazing display of great layouts produced with abstract shapes only. Images via Thanks for being a subscriber, here is your FREE house vector icons set.

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