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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

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design - May

Evolution of web design, Google fonts & creative contact forms.

Jun 1, 2010 | Design News

Freelancers paid a third less for web development

'Premiums remain, but average rates for web developers have not recovered.'

May 6, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design - April

20 years of Photoshop & what CS5 has to offer, plus choosing the right e-commerce software.

May 4, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design

Inspiration, things not to put off & bare-chested music video meets home horror movie.

Mar 18, 2010 | Design News

Freelancers' Questions: Am I liable for selling spec work?

Expert helps a freelancer threatened with legal action over work rejected by the client.

Mar 11, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design - February

Design through the Olympic ages, powerful email newsletters & the pros and cons of Flash.

Feb 16, 2010 | Design News

Six steps to the perfect logo

Vicki Willingham talks about the design process behind a client’s corporate identity.

Jan 27, 2010 | Design News

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design

Top drawer fonts, stock photography pitfalls & great free design software.

Jan 20, 2010 | Design News

Design freelancers set to cash in on employee exodus

Freelancers are well-placed to rescue digital and design agencies left in the lurch.

Dec 18, 2009 | Design News

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design

Inspired invoices, changing behaviour with the fun theory & this year's gurus.

Nov 23, 2009 | Design News

Website wants a new look each week

Portal built on the creative crowd's consensus stays true to its origin.

Oct 15, 2009 | Design News

Freelance Round-Up: This month in design

Google Chrome, contract 'do's and don'ts' & common Photoshop mistakes.

Oct 8, 2009 | Design News

Joop! fails to protect exclamation mark

Fashion group's intellectual property claim doesn't cut it in court.

Oct 2, 2009 | Design News

Pay rates plunge for freelance designers

An influx of ex-employees has depressed the price of freelance services.

Sep 17, 2009 | Design News

Agency hones its pitch on Twitter

Creative firm got 40,000 minds working on its new look for London.

Sep 4, 2009 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Alex Peterson

Alex talks about the rewards of being paid to do what he loves and what he's learnt in 18 months of freelancing.

Jul 24, 2009 | Design News

Google goes lowercase blue

Search giant’s new product logo to 'streamline user experience.'

May 22, 2009 | Design News

Top brands 'hijacked' by cheaper copycats

Retailers accused of dressing up their products to resemble leading brands.

May 14, 2009 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Alison Bates

All-round freelance creative talent, Pingsweetie, on her love of challenges, happy clients and lessons learnt.

Apr 20, 2009 | Design News

Entrepreneur's teapot logo causes a stir

Small business victory as 'unjustified' opposition to its logo is quietly dropped.

Mar 11, 2009 | Design News

                             

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