Type Part 2: Contrasting typefaces

This article was originally written by me for Hubze, a former Social media news and tutorial source. Hello again, Hubze Nation! OK, so the title of this piece may be a bit sensationalized, but I needed to get your attention. Today I have a JAM PACKED lesson for you about contrasting type. If you haven’t … Continue reading “Type Part 2: Contrasting typefaces”

Repetition: Design Principles Part 5

This article was originally written by me for Hubze, a former Social media news and tutorial source. Hey Hubzers! Today we are wrapping up the final principle of design, repetition. Like all of the other principles, the methodology behind repetition is incredibly simple. The principle states that you should repeat some aspect of design throughout … Continue reading “Repetition: Design Principles Part 5”

Contrast: Design Principle Part 4

This article was originally written by me for Hubze, a former Social media news and tutorial source. Hello again Hubze Nation! Today I’ve got installment number 4 of the Principles of Design, Contrast. Contrast, like the other 3 principles, is an extremely simple concept that lends itself to an endless array of executions. The principle … Continue reading “Contrast: Design Principle Part 4”

Alignment: Design Principles Part 3

This article was originally written by me for Hubze, a former Social media news and tutorial source. Welcome back to part 3 in the Principles of Design series on Alignment! Like Proximity, Alignment is another very simple concept to understand, yet when used correctly, can result in very dramatic improvements to your designs. To that … Continue reading “Alignment: Design Principles Part 3”

Proximity: Design Principles Part 2

This article was originally written by me for Hubze, a former Social media news and tutorial source. Welcome to lesson 2 of the Intro to Social Media Design: Proximity. Proximity is a very simple principle to understand. The idea behind it is to position elements that are related on a page close together. That’s it … Continue reading “Proximity: Design Principles Part 2”

Introducing CRAP: The Principles of Design

This article was originally written by me for Hubze, a former Social media news and tutorial source. Welcome to the first segment of the Design Edition of Hubze Hangout! Today we’re going to start diving into the goods that will get you on the road to becoming a damn good designer. To start things off, … Continue reading “Introducing CRAP: The Principles of Design”