Posts Tagged “Freelance Designers”

[VIDEO] 5 Minute Design Portfolio Review – Jonathan Smith, Industrial Designer

by Calvin Cox on October 1, 2009

I’ve decided to do a series of video reviews of design portfolios from the Styleapple Network.  There is no science to who I’ll select for review, simply that the designer’s internal portfolio (on Styleapple)  and external portfolio (Own website) is (…)

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A Lesson All Designers Can Learn From Jay Z and Kanye West.

by Calvin Cox on September 2, 2009

Today as I was driving home, I heard a song on the radio by Jay Z. Just when I thought that I had heard every record Jay Z will make, and signed him off as a rapper that had his (…)

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Choose One! Your Design Firm’s Financial Needs Or Brand Promise.

by Calvin Cox on July 13, 2009

Sometimes a new freelance designer will find himself in an awkward position when managing finances. If you’re working on a tight budget, which is normally the case with designers starting out in freelancing, the tendency is to seek work anywhere (…)

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New Social Network Launches to Get Designers Branded.

by Calvin Cox on April 21, 2009

It’s Official, Styleapple – The Branded Designers Social Network Has Launched We have arrived.  Our website is now live and we are so excited.  After several months of very hard work, I am happy to announce that we are officially (…)

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We’re Finished! Styleapple Set To Launch April 21, 2009; Here Is What We’ve Been Doing!

by Calvin Cox on April 14, 2009

As you know, we have been working on the Styleapple website for several months now and are finally ready to launch this baby.  Today we sent out the pre-launch email to our wonderful beta testers who partnered with us in (…)

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10 Decisions Your Client Will Make Before Hiring You For A Design Project.

by Calvin Cox on April 2, 2009

Early last week I wrote an article from a Salesman’s perspective in sharing with you my top 10 list of features all design portfolio websitesshould have. Today, I’m writing this post from the shoes of your potential client. When I decided (…)

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The [Graphic Designer -Web Designer-Fashion Designer] Artist Loses Out in The Social Media Sphere.

by Calvin Cox on February 6, 2009

Design Job Description: “JACK OF ALL TRADES… NOT WANTED” I meet designers who are involved in so many areas of design it’s insane.  I mean I understand how common this is, after all creativity expands.  It is normal for a designer (…)

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Branded Designers – The Agency, Open For Business

by Calvin Cox on January 20, 2009

We’ve been working hard, very hard these past few months on some major projects I believe will assist my designer colleagues who are looking to create some success in 2009 and beyond. We are now in beta for our new (…)

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Styleapple.com Has Gone Into Private Beta – Branded Designers Readers Get First Dibs.

by Calvin Cox on January 9, 2009

We have been working on Styleapple.com – The Branded Designers Social Network  [A place  for designers to create or submit their portfolios website URL, Promote their work, find new creative jobs, build their fan base and become fans of other (…)

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The dSL Project Featured Designer – Graphic Designer, Joseph Muscarella

by Calvin Cox on December 9, 2008

THE INTERVIEW What is Your Name? Joseph Muscarella What Industry do you work in? Graphic Design/ Art Direction What Company do you work for or own? amplified© graphic design Website: http://www.amplified.cc/ Where  are you located? USA, NJ, Freehold Email: jmusc@amplified.cc (…)

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