Posts from May, 2011

Should Designers Buy a Wacom Tablet? (and more!)

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In this week’s question time I talk about whether I’d recommend designers to buy a Wacom graphics tablet; whether I’ve looked into 3D design applications like Maya or Blender; and how manage my clients, do I take on multiple clients at once or work on a first come first served basis?

25 Tutorials for Creating Detailed Graphical Text Effects

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Text effects have always been the bread and butter of design tutorials. This post rounds up 25 of the best graphical text effect tutorials from various design blogs on the web, every one of them takes you through the step by step process of creating a detailed typographic design based on a particular style. Remember though, even if you’re not likely to ever need to create text in the exact style of these tutorials, the tips and techniques they describe can come in handy in any design project.

Heart Internet Reseller Hosting Giveaway for Members

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Heart Internet have been in touch to offer Access All Areas members the chance to win a year’s free reseller hosting, plus their choice of a free .uk domain (2 years reg) or a .com domain (1 year reg). If you have been toying with the idea of selling hosting to your web design clients, setting up your own hosting business or you have been looking for somewhere to host multiple sites on one account, now is your chance to have a go.