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Icons are an important part of web design. While there are a lot of quality free icon sets out there, finding the right ones for your portfolio site can be a challenge. In this post we'll feature the best sets that include icons suitable for portfolio sites. As always when you're dealing with freebies, be sure to check the license details before using. Portfolio Icons
There is a lot that goes into the process of designing and developing a website successfully for a client. In order for the project to be truly successful, it must accomplish much more than simply an attractive design. In this article we'll take a look at 7 keys that must be present for the designer and client to create a site that achieves the desired results for the business.
1. A Realistic TimelineDesigning and developing an effective website takes time. Most designers understand this, but some clients assume that the process can easily be done faster without considering the impact. It's not uncommon for a designer to be contacted by a potential client who has an unrealistic deadline. At this time the designer can either make promises that they may not be able to live up to in order to land the job, or the designer can explain to the client why the deadline is unrealistic, what steps will be rushed with this deadline, and what the consequences may be. In many cases the client will be more flexible with their projected time frame if they understand the long-term ramifications of rushing through the project.
Poster design is a favorite of many graphic designers, and there are a number of quality tutorials available to teach you more about poster design in Photoshop. In this post we'll feature 33 of the best. This list includes a variety of different styles of posters, so you should be sure to find something that you like. How to Create a Retro Boxing Poster in Photoshop