Design Tips

We are proud to be a resource for both employers and employees to find helpful industry news, advice and guidance. Over the years, we have learned a lot of valuable information about our field. So we’re sharing some of our most useful knowledge with you. Just click the individual categories to gain expertise and learn more.

Basic Tips for Web Design Jobs

Web designers should be armed with knowledge about where and how to find the best jobs, and clients should know where to find the best web designers and accurately describe their needs and expectations.

Usability Specialist Jobs

A web site is often the primary way customers interact with a business, meaning usability specialists are both in demand and a solid investment for businesses.

Interface Design

Staffing agencies are great ways to find interface design jobs, an in-demand industry for businesses looking to reach out to potential customers.

Information Architect Jobs

Locating the best jobs for Information Architects typically depends on the type and number of sources you choose to employ.

Qualifications for a Web Designer

Web designers are in high demand, and here you can learn how to become a qualified web designer and where to learn about the ever-changing tricks of the trade.

How to Become a Web Designer

Learn the basic skills to becoming a freelance web designer. Here’s how to start out.

New Web Technology

Get the basics on Flash, Web 2.0, PHP, HTML, Javascript, CSS and more.

Web Design Best Practices

Get SEO tips for web designers, and learn how to set up your own website.

Web Design Tips

Find important web design tips including attending to detail, organizing content, simple design, website layout and easy navigation.

Hiring a Web Designer

When hiring a web designer, you should be clear about what you need and expect and be sure to get that across as you evaluate candidates for the job.

Flash Tips and Tricks

Get the most out of your Flash projects and make them run more smoothly with these essential tips and tricks.

Dreamweaver Shortcuts and Examples

Streamline the web design process and make your life easier with these Dreamweaver shortcuts.

ActionScript Lingo and Code Samples

Learn to create more dynamic and functional Flash content and grow your web development career with these ActionScript tricks and code samples.

Photoshop: Beyond the Basics

Photoshop is a great tool for designers, but learning some of the more advanced features of the software can help you make your work look professional.