Simple Ways To Sharpen Your Freelancing Skills

Most people find themselves working eight hours a day, five days a week. They could be connected to a small business or work in a prominent establishment where income is manageable. However, working on a daily basis makes you burn-out and want to work on your own with no boss watching you around. Why freelancing … Continue Reading

Can Free Design Resources Be Exemplary?

As designers we’re always after some good resources for inspiration and even for design elements to help us when we have a mental block. But the thing is that there’s not very many GREAT resources out there that give FREE stuff away. You have inspiration sites like Dribbble and DeviantArt (deviant does give some things … Continue Reading

Learn How To Create A Detailed Portfolio Layout In Photoshop

Hello there everybody! I really enjoy spending time writing web layout tutorials, as such here comes another one. Are you ready for another PSD web design tutorial here at 1stwebdesigner? Today we will create a Detailed Portfolio Layout. A few techniques discussed in this tutorial include the use of proper spacing, patterns, typography, and colors. … Continue Reading

Be Amazed With These Unbelievable Optical Illusional Photos

Personally, I appreciate photos so much especially when they have illusion effects. Photos with illusions amaze me a lot. What could we get with these illusions? First, let us know the definition of illusion. Wikipedia defines illusion as: “A distortion of the senses, revealing how the brain normally organizes and interprets sensory stimulation. While illusions … Continue Reading

The Necessary Qualities Why You Should Hire Yourself

In freelancing, job hunting may seem a tedious process. First, you need to prepare a careful layout of your resume so that prospective clients will get to notice what you have to offer. Then you need to prepare yourself with interviews so you know how to defend yourself on why they should hire you. You … Continue Reading

Blogging For Effective Personal Branding

The evolution of blogging has been so dynamic since its birth in 1994. It started as an online diary, and then became how to manuals, and then a vehicle for the latest news and gossip. Now there are several types of blogs: personal blogs, political blogs, corporate blogs and more. Blogs have changed the whole … Continue Reading