I use Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Adobe Capture almost daily basis. Adobe makes my design work so much easier and most of my creations would not be possible to do without.
Pinterest works as an endless source of inspiration. It is by far the easiest way to gather and save information of all kinds. Pinterest is an interesting way to show people who you are and what you do. Follow me on Pinterest.
This is my marketing tool of choice for guiding traffic to my website. I love using Instagram! It's easy to make connections, find information and spend time in the beautiful visual environment. Remember to follow me on Instagram.
*Creative Market is a great place to acquire versatile resources for a fair price. I mainly buy fonts and templates, but there's so much quality stuff for designers that I haven't even had the time to explore all the potential + they share very useful topics and tips in the Creative Market Blog.
→ much needed transparency and honest discussion about designers work in good and bad.
→ great discussions about product-based businesses and everything related to with a fun and relaxed attitude.
→ really good advice about designing a business and insights about the law in the matter in a form of sincere conversations.
→ very interesting conversations with awesome designers diving into behind the scenes and showing their personalities. Love the podcaster Dan's voice and laughter.
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→ Lauren's blog has had indelible effect on my business. She has offered great recourses that have helped me to grow as a designer.
→ Nesha's blog has been one of kind recourse for organizing and automating my work.
→ Jamie writes great posts from her unique point of view and shares always great insights about business or actionable tips that have made my everyday work a lot easier.
* Some of the links above are affiliate links and marked with an asterisk sign. If you click one of those links and make a purchase from the affiliate I may receive a commission. I'm using all the products and services mentioned above myself so I know and trust that those are of high quality.