Great Tools: Blackboard Graphics

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Ornate blackboards by Intellecta Design on Creative Market

I never get tired of seeing decorative blackboard graphics on products and websites. They’ve been popular since blogging and the crafts culture took off, and they really lend Old World style to contemporary products.  Ornate blackboards by Intellecta Design on Creative … Read More

Great Tools: CTAs with People

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Whenever you’re planning a form or page with a CTA, or call to action, consider putting a person on it. A good example of a CTA is a lead capture form, such as a landing page or an email capture … Read More

Great Tools: Digital Fretwork

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I like how digital fretwork stands out on a white computer screen, and decorate the white page of a book, bag, invitation, or just about anything else. But before you try making your own, consider the (often inexpensive) options from … Read More

Great Tools: Watercolor Splashes

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I love how watercolors look on digital products! Luckily there are illustrators who have created beautiful watercolor splashes that you can buy at affordable prices to use on your products, websites, really anything digital. It’s really a treat. You can … Read More

Great Tools: Ampersands

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Ampersands are great way to add a flourish to any digital design you create, be it an ebook cover, a website logo, a social media cover photo, or more. They really give a professional look even if you’re DIY-ing it.  … Read More