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Fill InDesign's Fixed-Layout EPUB Gaps with CircularFLO

Fill InDesign's Fixed-Layout EPUB Gaps with CircularFLO

InDesign is the world’s greatest layout application, but to be the world’s greatest ebook creation platform—especially for fixed-layout ebooks—it needs the help of CircularFLO. With CircularFLO, the options for creating fixed-layout ebooks for all genres and ebookstores are wide open.
Is? Do the Math: New Designers Save Big on Creative Cloud

Do the Math: New Designers Save Big on Creative Cloud

Hadley is a newly minted designer who grad­u­ated this year with a B.A. in design. Afternoons and evenings she pulls taps at a local bar to earn a pay­check. Mornings she spends comb­ing Monster​.com, DesignJobsLive​.com, and var­i­ous temp agency sites…
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Who Are the Artists Featured in Adobe CC 2014 Splash Screens?

Who are the real-world artists whose work is on display in Adobe Creative Cloud 2014 application splash screens? Where is more of their work? In this article I answer both of those questions for all 11 artists whose work is front and center in the 13 CC 2014 application splash screens.
Is 2023 the year Mickey Mouse enters the public domain?

Mickey Mouse to Be Public Domain in 2023?

Now that Sherlock Holmesboth the char­ac­ter and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s orig­i­nal sto­rieshas been offi­cially declared to be in the pub­lic domain, some­one asked on Facebook when Mickey Mouse would enter the pub­lic domain. Being that…
33 Amazing Gifts for Designers and Creative Professionals

33 Amazing Gifts for Designers and Creative Professionals

Happy Holidays! Whether you cel­e­brate Christmas, Hannukah, Yule, Kwanzaa, or just the turn of the new year, this time of year is regarded world­wide as a time of giv­ing. But what does one give to graphic design­ers, illus­tra­tors, fash­ion design­ers,…
300 Free Halloween Fonts 2013 Edition

300+ Free Halloween Fonts

Speaking as a designer, Halloween is my favorite annual hol­i­day. Creative pros can have more fun with Halloween designs than with projects tar­geted to any other time of year. Maybe that’s why there are more Halloween-themed and -inspired type­faces than…