Pick of The Week
Design exercises are evil
"No one has time for your exercise".
Whether your're a hiring manager or job candidate, product design exercises should be a thing of the past, and here's some genuine reasons why (along with great alternatives!)
The Best of The Rest
Advice for a Sustainable Desk-Bound Creative Career
Sit up straight!
You know taking regular breaks from your desk is advisable, but putting that to practice is much easier said than done...so here's a few tips even the laziest of us can actually try.
How to create a useful brand style guide for your clients
What makes a brand guide work.
Building strong identities begins from setting up cohesive brand guidelines, but fear not! this article shares some of the key components required to set up any identity from scratch, along with beautiful examples.
Where to? The journey to Uber’s iconography
How typography influences iconography.
Design engineer at Uber shares some of the impressive nuances of their icon family, since their massive 2018 rebrand to the present day.
How to predict your e-commerce traffic for the next year with just 7 numbers
The eCommerce crystal ball...
If you run an e-commerce site, the word "uncertain" might feel more painful and relevant than ever, but what if you could accurately predict what's next for your business? 🤔
One More Thing
Hex Test | Play the colour game
How well do you know your [hex] colours?
Pride yourself in your fluency with hex colours?...or want to see how many you can get wrong in a short time? This little game will answer both of those. Enjoy!