Entries by dsharpe

Da braucht es keine Superkräfte – wie elektronische Signaturen das kreative Auftragsmanagement beschleunigen

Adobe Es gibt wohl kaum etwas Nervigeres, wenn ein eiliger Auftrag in Verzug gerät, weil erst noch Vertragsunterschriften zwischen euch und euren Kunden auf dem Postweg verschickt werden müssen. Nötig ist das heutzutage nicht mehr. Inzwischen sind digitale Unterschriften auch für Kreative und Agenturen eine praxistaugliche Alternative. So lassen sich Unterschriften viel schneller austauschen und […]

Learn the 7 Principles of Design in Under 3 Minutes

Adobe Like any art or craft, design comes with its own language and basic principles. Adobe Voice user Megan Kendall created the below video to explain the basic principles of design in quick definitions and corresponding images. Even if you’re just starting out, you’re likely already using some of these elements instinctually. However, arming yourself with […]

Deleting Layer Groups in Photoshop

Adobe To delete a Layer Group, select Layer > Delete > Group or, with the Layer  Group selected on the Layers panel, click the trash can icon. Either method displays a dialog with the options to delete the “Group and Contents” (which deletes both), “Group Only” (which removes any Layer  Groups but leaves the layers), […]

5 Ways to Improve Your Inbound Marketing Strategy

Marketing Cloud Embedding mobile messaging as part of an inbound marketing strategy is still in its nascent stage. Many marketers are confused about what messaging actually is in mobile today and how they can deploy messages effectively. Part of the confusion is that there aren’t enough real-world, tactics-related studies to follow. The other part is […]

Are Social Media Platforms Trying Too Hard to Be the Same?

Marketing Cloud Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. Today’s social media platforms are certainly not mutually exclusive. In fact, most of us engage across several social channels at once. But with competing platform functionalities announced daily related to data, messaging, search, and social commerce, are the networks trying too hard to be the same? Are social media platforms […]

Seen This Week: Creatives Pay Tribute to David Bowie

Adobe [slideshow_deploy id=’16597′]   With the untimely passing of David Bowie this week, many of us have paused to think about the impact he made on music and culture over the past five decades. He was a fearless, original and inspirational artist. Creatives around the world took to their craft to share their grief, appreciation […]

Writing for Social Change: 4 Tips for Getting People to Care About Your Cause

Adobe Image source You have a cause you care deeply about, but how do you get others to care as well? And, even better, inspire them to do something? Thanks to social media and the era of armchair activism, people are bombarded with awareness campaigns, fundraisers, and invitations to “like” or support a cause everyday. Here […]

Secrets to Ski Action Photography from the Slopes

Creative Cloud We took to the slopes to find out more behind Adobe Stock Contributor Roberto Caucino’s energetic and action-packed ski photography to find out how he captured it. Read on to go behind the scenes on one of Caucino’s ski shoots. IMAGE: ADOBE STOCK I always had two passions: alpine skiing and photography. As a boy, I won some […]

Design and creativity trends you can expect to see in 2016

Adobe The start of the year is always a time for setting new goals and modifying old ones. Since pretty much all I do, both work and play, has to do with design and creativity, I’ve decided to modify my goals and learn more. I believe the key to personal growth is to gain experience […]