Each installment of Around the World in ePublishing looks at a different digital publication—sometimes an ebook, sometimes an etextbook, sometimes a digital magazine or catalog. With each publication we’ll examine the techniques and technologies used, the good and bad choices the designer and publisher made, and sometimes even how to incorporate the same features and effects into your own publications.
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Today you were supposed to read a new installment of Free for All, my column wherein I find all sorts of great design freebies. We preempted Free for All in favor of this article because of the time-limited nature of the below subjects. Put simply, we didn’t want you to miss out helping to create the New Black.
Free for All will be back on April 1st… No, really; it will.
If your resume and CV (curriculum vitae, definition) look like the one below, then you’re failing to impress prospective employers, partners, and clients. You’re a creative professional! Look like it! Everything you produce with your name on it should sell you and your creative skills. Let accountants and sales people stick with the black on white, block-style resumes and CVs; as a designer you need a CV that stands out.
The gift-giving holidays are nearly upon us, so with this final installment I wrap up my holiday wishlist… Um, I mean, I wrap up this selection of over 200 design- and typography-inspired t-shirts any creative professional on your shopping list would love to receive. Many of the below designs, as well as those in Part 1 and Part 2 of “Design & Typography T-Shirts, are not limited to solely the styles and colors depicted.
Many designers like to proclaim their vocations and passions right on their chests (and sometimes backs). Thus, whether for someone on your gift list this holiday season or for yourself, I present the second part of a massive shopping list of design-inspired t-shirts. Don’t forget that many of these shirts are also available in several styles and colors, in men’s and women’s sizes, and sometimes even for children. Just click through to their product pages and look for the options.