Things Designers Should Know About
SEO In 2018

Smashing Magazine, By Myriam Jessier

Design has a large impact on content visibility — so does SEO. However, there are some key SEO concepts that experts in the field struggle to communicate clearly to designers. This can create friction and the impression that most well-designed websites are very poorly optimized for SEO.

Here is an overview of what we will be covering in this article:

  1. Design mobile first for Google,
  2. Structure content for organic visibility,
  3. Focus on user intent (not keywords),
  4. Send the right signals with internal linking,
  5. A crash course on image SEO,
  6. Penalties for pop-ups,
  7. Say it like you mean it: voice search and assistants.

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30 Presentation Design Ideas & Tips to Impress Your Audience in 2018

GraphicMama, By Iveta

Presentation Design Ideas, 2018

PowerPoint and its alternatives are multifunctional tools that serve a wide variety of purposes for both marketers and non-marketers. The popular software for presentation design holds unlimited powers for influence, as long you know how to use it right.

Today we’ll share valuable presentation design ideas and tips, so you can make the most out of your presentation. Before moving on to the actual design process, put your ideas on paper. This will help you clear up your concept and is crucial for building a high-quality presentation. Now, let’s begin!

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Top Graphic Design Trends 2018:
The Ultimate Guide

GraphicMama, By Iveta

Graphic Design Trends 2018

In the era of digital art, graphic design trends can evaporate as quickly as they emerged. What has been modern for the past few years may look entirely outdated in 2018. While some trends have stood the test of time, others have vanished in the blink of an eye only to make room for new modern looks. So, if you are looking for an antonym of boring, this would be – graphic design trends 2018.

Latest Graphic Crazes

This is the year of crazy designs, experiments and wild imagination. While you may find some of these a huge surprise, you might have seen others coming. So, let’s not waste a minute more. Time to reveal which trends in graphic design will be absolute hits in 2018.

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11 Infographic Design Trends 2018: Make Data Look Hot

GraphicMama, By Iveta

Infographic Design Trends 2018

Infographic design trends 2018 will certainly follow the rules of graphic design trends 2018. However, infographics have this specific and obligatory feature that you need to keep in mind when designing: the information.

When it comes to infographic design trends 2018, the creativity and experiments will prevail but presenting the information in a visually appealing way still remains a top priority. Both visual and textual elements should be focused on communicating the information on which the infographic was based. Now, let’s see which trends will make an impact on infographic design in 2018. Let’s start!

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Web Design Trend #15 ? The Increased (and Exaggerated) Use of Drop Shadows

Zazzle Media, by Jamie Leeson

To wrap up, moving on nicely from both parallax and broken layouts, is the use of drop shadows. Now, drop shadows aren’t new. They’re not new to graphic design, web design, or even UI design in general. So, why include them here?

Well… as with a lot of trends, many come to life as a progression or development of a previous trend or style. Some trends may be apparently obvious and altogether new, whereas others, like the long-standing drop shadow, are continually refined and developed over time until new and exciting variations arise.

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