Graphic Design Guides

5 steps to becoming a freelance graphic designer

Are you a creative freelancer who wants to go into graphic design? Here are your 5 steps to becoming a graphic design freelancer.

Who needs graphic designers?

Who to approach when you're looking for work.

Graphic Design: Routes into the industry

Qualifications, software proficiency, ideas for expanding your portfolio, and how to woo art directors.

Graphic & Web Design: Rates and allowances

How to make sure you are paid what you're worth and tips for quoting and invoicing your clients to make sure your profit margin remains intact.

Graphic Design: How to find work

Tips on the best ways to advertise your services, from word of mouth to social media.

Graphic Design makes ‘most-Googled’ jobs list, awaits entry on UK’s most scarce

Strong appetite for the skill on show ‘everywhere’ suggests its jobs aren’t, and nor are its practitioners.

Graphic & Web Design: Legal issues

Legal issues to watch out for as a freelance graphic designer.