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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Tip of the Week: Anchoring Graphics Between Paragraphs

This InDesign tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on June 6, 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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Filling Type Counters With Colors and Photos

If you spend any amount of time designing with type, you’ve heard the term “counters,” which refers to the partially or fully enclosed spaces in letters like a, b, d, e, g, o, p, and q, and the numbers 0, 4, 6, 8, and 9. And you can use those counters to jazz up a...
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Understanding the Pros & Cons of Digital Printing

Editor’s Note: this post was excerpted from Claudia’s handout from CreativePro Week 2017. Sign up for a Virtual Pass so you don’t miss out on this year’s show! Digital presses have revolutionized printing: they’re fast, flexible, and high quality. They’re ideal for short runs (say, 2,000-4,000 pieces), and some digital presses even have inline finishing (folding,...
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Designing a Restaurant Menu

This article appeared in Issue 122 of InDesign Magazine. How to use InDesign to create a menu for a restaurant or cafe that’s attractive, easy to edit, and cheap to print So you’ve been asked to design a menu! It seems like sooner or later every designer must attempt it. But menus can be tricky, even though...
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How to Make a Photo Collage in Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you will learn how to make a photo collage in Photoshop. I will explain everything in so much detail that everyone can create it, even those who have just opened Photoshop for the first time.Once you've followed this tutorial and learned how to create a photo collage using your...
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How to Find the Best WordPress Consultant to Hire

Business owners know they need a reliable website. However, 46% of business owners still don’t have one. Why could this be? Many business owners simply don’t have the time or skills to create a website. Creating a website may sound like a daunting affair, so they shove it to the side to be dealt with...
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How to Make a Frequency Separation Photoshop Action

What You'll Be CreatingAlthough retouching is an art that requires time and skill, Photoshop actions can automate some of the repetitive tasks. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to create an action in Photoshop to automate one such task. Frequency separation allows you to edit the colors and textures separately, to retouch the skin...
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45 Best Photoshop Actions With Creative Photo Effects

Creative Photoshop actions can achieve very high-quality photo effects without it having to take you days, hours, or your whole work week creating them from scratch. In this article, I'll show you the 45 best Photoshop actions with creative photo effects.In this article, we showcase a selection of our best photo effect Photoshop actions from Envato...
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InDesign How-to Video: How to Redefine Text Styles

In this week’s InDesignSecrets video, Anne-Marie Concepción shows us how to style InDesign text then update styles to match. She avoids the “dreaded plus sign” by tweaking text, then redefining styles for consistency throughout the document. Check out new tutorials every Tuesday on our InDesign Secrets YouTube channel, then join the discussion on our Facebook...
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How to Create a Vector Infographic Template in Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingIn the following steps, you will learn how to create an infographic template in Adobe Illustrator. For starters, you will learn how to set up a simple grid. Using basic tools and taking full advantage of the grid and snap to grid features, you will learn how to create the infographic layout...
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Creating an Animated Bar Chart in InDesign

Editor’s Note: this post was excerpted from Diane’s handout from CreativePro Week 2018. This year, Diane will be speaking about Engaging Interactive Documents and Publish Online. There’s still time to register, or sign up for a Virtual Pass so you don’t miss out! Any chart or graph that you use in your InDesign documents can be...
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6 Simple Steps to Learn SEO for Free

Do you need a flexible way to learn SEO for free? While search engine optimization (SEO) isn’t a cut-and-dried topic, starting doesn’t have to be daunting or expensive. Everyone starts somewhere before they’re considered a pro — all you need is easy-to-follow steps to traverse the standards of Google, Yahoo, and Bing. In this SEO...
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5 Best Free Plugins for WordPress Security

Did you know that by 2023, the United States will account for 50 percent of all breached data, roughly equating to 16.5 billion records? In fact, the US remains the number one target of cyber attacks in the world.  If you’ve recently invested in an e-commerce website, small business site, or blog, these figures will hit alarmingly...
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