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

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

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

Revealed: the world’s most creative designs

London shows off the whacky and world-changing creations of the future.

Feb 17, 2009 | Design News

'Making things' to get a £5m stimulus

Design luminary puts up cash where the government won't.

Feb 9, 2009 | Design News

'Fashion skills not being tailored to jobs'

The most colourful creative sector says its new practitioners fail to cut it.

Nov 18, 2008 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Little Bulldog Design

Joanne Van Campen on the learning curves & successes of her freelance career so far.

Oct 1, 2008 | Design News

'London's creative touch is unmatched'

Ideas, content and processes 'Made in London' convey something real.

Sep 19, 2008 | Design News

Freelance time management

Freelance designer, Tara Roskell, on working from home.

Jul 1, 2008 | Design News

When a client wants to change your ideas

Freelance designer Tom Lane tells us how he works with clients rejecting initial ideas.

Jun 27, 2008 | Design News

Google uses its 'g' for design

Your doodle for Google could be seen a billion times a day.

Jun 12, 2008 | Design News

Digital industry urged to rebrand

Skills crisis will last beyond 2010 without urgent action.

Apr 1, 2008 | Design News

Hiring of digital freelancers 'may be postponed'

Freelance digital workers will be less tempting to big business in 2008.

Feb 26, 2008 | Design News

Digital skills crisis enriches freelancers

The deficit of skills means it’s a good time for digital types to 'go freelance.'

Jan 29, 2008 | Design News

Design festival opens in Singapore

Web users can soon tune into an international hub of creative effectiveness.

Jan 23, 2008 | Design News

Freelancer 'honoured' to enter digital bible

‘My designs were nowhere 12 months ago, now they’re round the world.’

Oct 23, 2007 | Design News

Boom-time for freelance designers

Design agencies: there's never been a better time to freelance.

Sep 28, 2007 | Design News

The ultimate design brief

Shaun Crowley offers his experience on where a brief should be specific and where it should be open enough to inspire ideas.

Sep 12, 2007 | Design News

Digital designers called to compete

National exposure awaits digital types who’ve created something original.

Aug 17, 2007 | Design News

Back to tradition for Tory logo

Oak-tree logo is more in touch with its roots, but the design hasn’t changed.

Aug 10, 2007 | Design News

Visuals 'evolve' London 2012 logo

Images of athletes may give the logo of the UK Olympics more meaning.

Jul 3, 2007 | Design News

London 2012 creators 'defiant'

The Olympic logo creators are standing by their design.

Jun 18, 2007 | Design News