Today in Design - Top Articles RoundUp 1 March 2016
The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke.
- How to Conduct an Interview: Actionable Questions and StrategiesActionable audience development steps on how to conduct an interview with questions to make your next interview article filled with engaging content.
Tags: Entrepreneur Leadership Startup
- User-Friendly Soundtrack App Easily Helps You ‘Score’
Filmstro’s got your back with a super easy-to-use Mac app that will let you create powerful, custom soundtracks simply and easily without needing to know how to compose or write music.
- Type Foundries Today & the Typographica Census
That last one might raise an eyebrow or two. Even if it feels right, what does it mean, exactly? What is an independent foundry? How do independent foundries affect the industry as a whole? Is font making and selling actually an industry anyway? What is it like to run a foundry today? How are type designers affected by changes in the market?
- B&N & Amazon Take Steps to Reinvent the Bookstore
- 8 Insights on the State of Black EntrepreneurshipFrom opportunities to financing to partnerships, what is the current state of black entrepreneurship? These small-business owners weigh in on the good and the bad.Tags: Entrepreneur Leadership Startup
- How to Boost Your Online Dating Game According to ScienceWe’ve scoured the psychological research to help give you the best chance to meet someone online.Tags: Tinder
- The 10 Commandments of TypographyHave you been committing sins against type? We round up the most heinous crimes against typography and how to avoid them.Tags: Typography fonts design
- A Brief History Of Open Letters To TwitterEveryone has always known exactly what Twitter has needed to do. Immediately! Here’s proof.Tags: Twitter
- Awesome Excel Tricks to Impress Your Boss [Infographic]
This infographic by microsofttraining will show you some of these tricks you can use to speed up or skip mundane and repetitive tasks. For instance, to flash-fill cells with content in the right case (upper or lower) all you need to do is fill the first cell in the format that you want, and Ctrl + E to auto fill the rest of the column.
- Vintage Fonts: 35 Adverts From the PastVintage font advertisements from Print magazine to inspire you for the 2015 Typography and Lettering Awards. Advertisements from the 1950s to present.Tags: Typography fonts