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Design related articles by The Branding Girl.

May 9, 2017

How to master inspiration

500 tabs opened in the browser. That’s how browsing the internet looks like for some while in search for inspiration. The problem is, inspiration is a
April 4, 2017

How to master a skill in 4 steps – The Four Stages of Learning

When we work in creative industries, we often find ourselves trying to learn a bunch of new techniques and even new programs, sometimes all at once.
March 21, 2017
The new marketing and business strategy rule for soloneurs

The new marketing and business strategy rule for soloneurs

The unusual marketing and business strategy for creative soloneurs: documenting.
March 6, 2017
How much should you be consuming vs creating?

How much should you be consuming vs creating?

We creative peeps loooove seeking inspiration. Oh, God bless the Pinterest boards, right? I personally create private boards for each branding project or small projects. There’s
February 28, 2017
How much should you be consuming vs creating?

Should you change your brand’s voice?

Imagine two people who were really good friends once. One gets a job promotion is moves to the other side of the country, where they have
February 14, 2017
How Procreate App and the iPad Pro changed my workflow

How Procreate App and the iPad Pro changed my workflow

One day I woke up and Photoshop and Illustrator weren’t cooperating. Or maybe it was my computer having its days. It was that day that I
February 10, 2017
Naming your brand

How do you name a brand?

Even before we are actually born, our parents get worried with naming us. Quarrels between the parents, family members, list of girl names, boy names. Doesn’t
January 31, 2017
How to look professional as a creative person

How to look professional as a creative person

You are creative, but not a loonie. Or maybe a little bit. However, it’s important to also have the feet on the ground. For instance, business
January 24, 2017
Find a mentor

Find a mentor

The benefits of having a mentor There is more to business and creativity than just doing creative things. We often get pulled sideways by people, life
January 17, 2017
Visual Identity Basic Elements - Typography

Visual Identity Basic Elements – Typography

Creating a visual identity is creating a system. In this system, you have colors, images (illustrations, logo, icons etc) and type that combined create a consistency.
January 10, 2017
Visual Identity Basic Elements - Color Theory part 3

Visual Identity Basic Elements – Color Theory part 3

The ultimate Guide to Color Color theory part 3 Part 1 • Part 2 From part 2: “Colors affect how your brand is perceived Colors affect