Design News

Lords to quiz industry leaders about digital skills

'Fast and furious' inquiry calls media, marketing and internet experts to give evidence.

Aug 28, 2014 | Design News

Lords seek views from digital freelancers

Probe into the UK’s digital prowess wants to hear from those with relevant expertise.

Jul 13, 2014 | Design News

Digital economy 'double the size of the state's best guess'

Twice the number of digital firms are doing business than official stats suggest.

Jul 24, 2013 | Design News

Social media's benefits 'lost' on leisure sector

Sales boost, and other pluses of social media, being neglected by leisure brands.

Jan 29, 2013 | Design News

Digital agencies' use of freelancers 'soaring'

It's unfortunately not their niche skills that are making freelancers the agencies' favourite.

Jan 13, 2013 | Design News

Digital freelancers riding off 'peaks and troughs'

Why freelancers will want digital agencies' workloads to keep fluctuating.

Oct 11, 2012 | Design News

A freelancer's recipe for cookie compliance

How freelance web professionals can get their teeth into new cookie requirements for websites.

Apr 20, 2012 | Design News

UK copyright system 'not fit for digital age'

Sorting out licensing issues will strengthen the UK as a creative leader – report.

Apr 11, 2012 | Design News

Digital agencies 'expected to pitch for free'

Potential boon for freelancers, but more clients want extra work in non-billable pitches.

Jan 11, 2012 | Design News

What they should teach digital freelancers (but don't)

Revealed: the life lessons digital freelancers swear by that aren’t on industry training courses.

Nov 2, 2011 | Design News

The freelance designer's trade marks checklist

A four-step guide to trade marks for freelance designers and their clients.

Aug 5, 2011 | Design News

Copyright holders chase website owners over images

Business owners urged to check they're allowed to use the images on their website.

Jun 7, 2011 | Design News

Have you ever thought about becoming a fashion designer?

Successful fashion freelancer, Helen Welch, passes on what she’s learnt so far.

Jun 2, 2011 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Fashion designer Helen Welch

How curiosity, a passion for fun with fashion and clear client communication adds up to freelance success for one designer.

May 11, 2011 | Design News

The great opportunities freelancers should ignore<br>

All that glitters to freelancers may not be gold, warns freelance designer Lee Ray.

Mar 2, 2011 | Design News

Top freelancing tips in a crowded digital market

Part 2 of Making Friends and Influencing People, by Fairley & Associates, Gabriele Skelton and On Pointe Marketing.

Feb 16, 2011 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: How to profit from having fun

Freelance designer Emma Patterson on how selling her point of difference means she's never been busier.

Feb 14, 2011 | Design News

Top freelancing tips in a crowded design market

Make friends and influence people, write Fairley & Associates, Gabriele Skelton and On Pointe Marketing.

Feb 9, 2011 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Drawing on my career as a freelance artist

Matthew Harding on going it alone as an illustrator: Part Two – colourful clients.

Jan 20, 2011 | Design News

How I sketched a career in freelance illustration

Matthew Harding on going it alone as an illustrator: Part One - the broad strokes.

Jan 18, 2011 | Design News

Digital design industry sees freelance numbers boom

Five-fold jump in the number of digital and design staff 'going it alone.'

Dec 8, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round-up: This month in design

The perils of redesigning logos & techniques to understand how the mind visually prioritises web content.

Nov 12, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round Up - This Month in Design

The knack of unique design, colours of the big brands - why they're chosen & Twitter's facelift.

Oct 6, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round Up - This Month in Design - August

Winning design for Dyson, how to motivate yourself through creative block & dirty talk from Hastings Council.

Sep 8, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: The freelancer with designs on fantasy

FreelanceUK speaks to the BBC's go-to designer for all things 'unimaginable.'

Aug 11, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round Up - This Month in Design - July

The Anti-Design festival and how to be truly happy as a freelance designer.

Jul 28, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight - Stuart Slack

How Steampepper's creative thinking with a commercial mind offers its clients success on the back of excellent design.

Jul 6, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design - June

Keeping a head for business, as the downturn eases and World Cup fever grips.

Jun 17, 2010 | Design News

'Hot' companies fail with web design, SEO

Why freelance web skills might attract a 'hot' client sooner rather than later.

Jun 16, 2010 | Design News

How I won design work with RIBA

Freelance designer Sasha Kader on getting royalty into your portfolio.

Jun 2, 2010 | Design News

                             

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