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Vectorizing a Logo in Adobe Illustrator

Working with poor quality logo files can be very frustrating for a print or web designer. Many times a client will only provide a terrible raster Jpeg to work with. In this Adobe Illustrator tutorial, I’ll do a simple walk-thru to show you how to recreate a logo in high quality vector format.

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Adding Pinterest “Pin It” Button To Social Sharing

Pinterest is growing faster than almost any site on the web lately. It’s a fun new way to share images that you love with hardly any work at all. That’s why it’s vital to include in your blog’s social sharing toolbar.

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Create A Facebook Page Tab Using HTML IFrames

For those curious about how I created my Facebook welcome page…wonder no more. This tutorial aims to guide you through the step by step Facebook tab creation process.

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5+ Secret Tips To Strengthen Your Blog Articles

In this article, I will drop some helpful tips that are the staple to any successful blog article. For some bloggers, these tips may seem like common sense, but most are failing to polish their work. Drill these into your daily habits and you will be a step above the rest.

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How-To Tether My Droid For Mobile Freelance Design

In order to stay mobile, we need to harness the internet and take it with us. You are paying out the wazoo for that Droid data plan, and today I’ll share my personal setup to exploit it.

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Embed Custom Web Fonts Into CSS With @font-face

In this quick tutorial, I’ll show you how to convert a custom font for web use in CSS. We’ll be using Font Squirrels @font-face Generator. These fonts work well with most all modern browsers that I’ve tested.

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How-To Upload Your Design Portfolio With WordPress

Starting out a design career is challenging. You can be confused about many tasks beyond strengthening your design process and planning skills. After you have spent months or years collecting quality samples for your portfolio, what do you do? Many will put their prints in a large book, and lug it into an interview for a print job. That’s “fine and dandy” if that’s what you are into.

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Enhance Raw Photographs With Photoshop CS5 and Lightroom 3

In this nearly 60-minute long presentation for Academy Class, Martin Perhiniak will explain how to use Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 and Adobe Photoshop CS5 together in a seamless workflow to enhance your raw photographs.

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