New Course: Creative Magazine Layout Design

What You'll Be CreatingMagazines offer so many opportunities for designers to be creative in their choices of layout, colours, fonts, imagery and more. Learn how to put it all together and design a stunning magazine in our new course, Creative Magazine Layout Design.What You’ll LearnIn this course, Laura Keung will show you how to design...
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Tip of the Week: Using the Spacebar to Adjust Spacing Between Objects

This InDesign tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on June 13, 2019. Sign up now and every week you’ll get a new tip, keyboard shortcut, and roundups of new articles, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! Just scroll down to the bottom of this page, enter your email address, and click Go! We’ll...
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How to Make a Take-Out Menu Template in InDesign

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, we show you how to easily create a take-out menu template in InDesign.Restaurants invest a great amount of their budget on printing and reprinting take-out menus. These menus can make or break what customers might order for their next night off. Selecting the right menu can make a difference...
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InReview: MyDataMerge

This article appeared in Issue 122 of InDesign Magazine. Well-thought-out app picks up where InDesign’s DataMerge features leave off As a prepress operator who uses InDesign’s Data Merge features on a daily basis to output plenty of variable data for print, I was asked to take a look at the latest version of the Mac app called...
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How to Create a Film Photoshop Action

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you will learn how to create an action in Photoshop to add film Photoshop effects to your photos. I will explain everything in so much detail that everyone can create it, even those who have just opened Photoshop for the first time.For more film Photoshop effects, don't forget to...
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InQuestion: Viewing Spot Colors and Blend Modes With Overprint Preview

This article appeared in Issue 112 of InDesign Magazine. Claudia McCue shows why you should be in the habit of checking your print layouts with Overprint Preview before output—especially if you work with spot colors and blending modes. The post InQuestion: Viewing Spot Colors and Blend Modes With Overprint Preview appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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9 Steps for Creating a Secure Website – Make Your Site Secure

An online presence gives your business valuable visibility, but creating a secure website instills consumer confidence in shopping with your business. While launching a company website can generate brand awareness and more convenient interactions with customers, it’s imperative to prioritize security when building your site. Ready to learn how to make a website secure? Keep...
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9 Top Tips for Making Creative InDesign Templates

What You'll Be CreatingTemplates are a great way to up your income as a freelance designer. There are some things to consider when you are designing your own Adobe InDesign templates that can make you a sought-after contributor. Today, we show you nine top tips for making creative Adobe InDesign templates that you should keep...
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How to Apply Outer Glow to Layer Styles in Photoshop

Photoshop layer styles are a popular way to add effects, such as drop shadows and strokes, to layers in a non-destructive way. With the right knowledge and experience, any effect can be achieved. To achieve these effects, however, you need to understand what each setting does and how they can be combined to achieve a...
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How to Make a Halftone Pattern Photoshop Action

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you will learn how to create three halftone pattern Photoshop actions to add different halftone Photoshop effects to your photos. I will explain everything in so much detail that everyone can create it, even those who have just opened Photoshop for the first time.What You'll NeedTo recreate the design...
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6 Best WordPress Themes for Blogs [Guess What, They’re Free]

If you own a blog, one of your first goals should be to make it reflect your brand. After all, the aesthetic of your website can build brand awareness and help visitors get a feel for your industry and personality. But some WordPress blog themes are better than others. So, how do you know which...
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How to Make Isometric Art Food Icons in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingIn the following tutorial, you will learn how to create a minimal set of isometric food icons in Adobe Illustrator. If you are new to isometric drawing then this tutorial is for you because you will learn how to create your own isometric grid, and the icons are made using only basic...
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Tips on How to Make Your Photos Look Professional

Photography is considered as an art. If you want to become a professional photographer or photo-editor you must use your creativity. It is better if you follow your style of photos and avoid strict guidelines. We all know the capabilities of Photoshop. You can create everything just by using your imagination and creativity. However, there...
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Draw a Simple Music Character Logo in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial we’ll create a simple face of a cute smiling character listening to music in wireless headphones. We will be using basic shapes and Stroke settings to depict a cute music character logo in a trendy flat style. It can be easily adjusted to your needs and used as an avatar or for...
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28 Best Company Newsletter Templates (New for 2019)

Release a monthly newsletter! Explore the list of professional newsletter templates below.28 Best Company Newsletter Templates Bringing traffic to your business is a science. So make sure to arm your business with premium resources like newsletter templates. Easily set up subscribers with exclusive access to company info, industry stats, and more.Need quality newsletter examples? Check...
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How to Create a Space Style Text Effect in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial, you will learn how to create a futuristic space-style text effect, using Photoshop layer styles and a couple of filters. Final Image Resources Mail Ray Stuff font Step 1 Create a new document that is 1350 x 1000 px. Set the Foreground color to #4ea6d0, and the Background color to #195081...
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How to Create a Monthly Newsletter Template in InDesign

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a newsletter template that is quick and easy to edit.InDesign newsletter templates are great to have on hand when you or your clients want to let customers know about news or new products. This is a great strategy if you want to bring awareness...
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How to Find the Best Free WordPress Hosting

Website owners can spend hundreds of dollars a month on web hosting alone! But if you operate a WordPress site, it is possible to spend $0 a month on hosting. That’s right: free WordPress hosting does exist, provided you know where to look. Of course, with anything that’s free, it’s essential to prioritize quality. Not all...
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Envato Tuts+ Community Challenge: Created by You, June 2019 Edition

Welcome to our monthly feature of fantastic tutorial results created by you, the Envato Tuts+ community! Every day, visitors like you take the time not only to read our tutorials but also to try them out. This is an assortment of those comment submissions found throughout the Design & Illustration section. Check out this set of...
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