As designers there is some point in time we will have to jump onto the internet to search for image references. We type in our search query, hit enter and click on the images tab. Voila, there is your images library of references. Digging deeper there is much more to Google’s image search engine capabilities and I’ll run you though what I know.
To make this tip and trick section a bit more interesting lets say we had a superficial project to create a poster ad selling something like… a refreshing orange juice surfacing out of the sand at a unique beach location. We have the orange juice package element, as an idea we need [...]
Boys and cars can be a personal attachment. When you are going shopping for your car, it takes you into a zone where you want this representation to fit you perfectly. You go reading all the details, compare, take a test drive and think it over and over to determine if this is the one. A car that fits your personality, a glimpse for others to sense who you are. Everyone has a personal preference, some want the performance, where others like it small and affordable to get from A to B. There are those who like it classy, a luxury status and then there are some like me who like it to look stylish but also have the comfort. Well it could be me but that was the [...]
Word has it that it has begun… Google has change their search engine algorithm and it started today, right now. Google will be prioritising companies which are mobile-friendly and could trigger a mobilegeddon frantic. To put it in layman’s terms, if your searching on a smart phone or a tablet, websites which are mobile ready will be listed higher on searches and those which are not will go down in the pecking order. With a growing number of mobile users the search engine giant is gearing up to cover these grounds to ensure you get the best user experience and most relevant information.
Today I’m ecstatic with the news that my Little Teo character design has made his way to the LINE app. You can now chat with more fun and excitement using his stickers to express your emotions. OK “more fun and excitement” is a bit of an over hype and I admit it’s a marketing plot to get you guys to buy my stickers. To add to my selling point, Little Teo is probably only a few great looking 3D style art in comparison to the overloaded, yet awesome flat style character stickers available on the LINE store. Bias aside, you also still do get a lot of fun and excitement using LINE’s generic free stickers.
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