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Rookie Mistakes I Made as a Freelance Designer, and How to Avoid Them

I wanted to start this blog out by talking about some of the mistakes I made during my first couple years of doing freelance graphic design and web design work.  Don’t get me wrong – I am sure that several years from now I will have even more to write on, but for the time being here are some of the things I have learned by trial. Appropriately prepare your documents in InDesign If you do work like I do – a lot of layout heavy projects such as booklets and brochures – you should be developing a pretty close relationship with InDesign.   I was lucky enough to have professors in college that taught us about layers, master pages, styles, text variables, bleed, and sections; […]

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