30 Incredibly Unique Book Covers

Book cover design is an art in and of itself. Creative professionals who work in this field face the challenge of communicating a book’s message, spirit and tone in a single piece of communication design. On top of that, this

How to Launch an Online Shop

These days, it takes next-to-no knowledge to start an online store. Thanks to the advent of platforms like WordPress and WooCommerce, it’s never been easier to open an online shop. So selling your wares digitally is no longer solely the

How to Open a Design Shop

First of all, it won’t be easy. In addition to being a good enough designer to sustain a business, you’ll need to learn as much as possible about finances, accounting, management, and marketing. I put that first because it should

How to Grow a Loyal Following

There are two ways to build a reliable income from your Creative Market shop: 1. Pure brute force (aka the bad way): Trying to constantly be everywhere at once promoting your own products. 2. Growing a loyal following (aka the

7 Ways to Build a Landing Page

You’re up in the club. You see a perfect 10 standing alone from across the bar. #targetacquired What’s your gameplan? You could walk over there and ask the 10 to get out of there. That could work… If you’re Chris

5 Secrets to Create Digital Products

What’s trending? A bit of market research can go a long way in this case, and there are some quick & easy ways you can not only figure out what’s currently in high demand, but also pick up a little

7 Easy Ways to Make Your Business Better

Competition is great. It means more high-quality options for customers. But it’s also a challenge for shop owners. It makes it harder to stand out from the crowd. The good news is there’s a simple way to make your shop

Why I’m Using a 3 Column Layout

There are a few seemingly perpetual debates in web design. 800×600 vs 1024×768. Fixed vs fluid. Content on the right or left. The choice of using a 2 column layout or a 3 column one is another of these. Advantages

4 Reasons Why Blogging is Important

There is some debate out there as to whether blogging is still relevant in today’s social media marketing environment. Regardless if you are a small business, or a company, it is integral to your online content marketing strategy.  Here are 4

6 Tips for a Great Blog Layout

Having a blog on your site—whether it’s a page on a business site or your site is a blog—is a great way to interact with readers and drive traffic to your site. But because so many sites do have blogs,

10 Essential Blog Design Elements

Most popular blogs have a number of blog design elements in common. Read on to learn about ten of the most important blog design elements your blog must have in order to have a chance at success! 1.  Readable Text

Design Elements That Work

log design is an art, but it’s also psychological. The goal behind effective blog design is to make your visitors take action. What sort of action? – There are a few things they can do… They can subscribe to your