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Are you an entrepreneur who needs a website but don’t have a huge budget? If you have ever wondered how to get your own website up and running by yourself, head over to my FREE tutorials on How to Build a Self Hosted WordPress Website in 22 Easy Steps and watch how I built This Design Girl’s website from the ground up from purchasing a domain name to making this website live. I have it all available on my YouTube Channel, but on my website, I also have great write up tips for each step.
Kerning, Leading, Tracking, Widows, Orphans, Rags and Rivers Ya, the title of this post is pretty funny. What on earth is that you say? Well, if you are a typography guru, then you will understand. In my third year of University, I took a mandatory course in Typography. I'm not quite certain how [...]
What is Mechanical Paste-Up Mechanical Paste-up refers to a method of creating or laying out publication pages that predates the use of the now-standard computerized page design desktop publishing programs. Completed, or camera-ready, pages are known as mechanicals or mechanical art. Wikipedia Here. Way Back When Back in 1994, I [...]
Best Free Cloud Accounting for Freelancers I was recently asked by an industry leader in cloud accounting to write a non biased view on what my thoughts were regarding cloud accounting, my experiences with it, any ups, any downs and any tips. So here is my write up on the Best Free [...]
How to Design a Facebook Profile and Cover Image In this video, I will teach you how to properly design a Facebook Profile and Cover image using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. Facebook Profile Image Dimensions: Best to do it at 500 x 500 pixels Facebook Cover Image Dimensions: 851 x 315 [...]
Download my Free Business Card Templates below: Landscape 3.5" x 2" (.ai file) (.0125" margins) (.0125" bleed) Portrait 3.5" x 2" (.ai file) (.0125" margins) (.0125" bleed) How to Design Business Cards + Downloadable Template In this video, I teach you how to set up a business card as well as [...]