Getting Started with Graphic Design

Created on Mar 19, 2018

If you are taking interest in Design and if You are Amazed by the beautiful graphics that flood your social media currently, then this course will give you a kickstart. I am going to create another Collection On the basic Tutorials and Resources that would give you a proper learning path to create Beautiful graphics. But before that, You must learn About the basic Design principles. This course takes around Five hours to complete. By the end of this, you would have a comprehensive understanding of What good design is.

Getting Started with Graphic Design

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What is Good Design?

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Most people make the mistake of thinking design is what it looks like. People think it’s this veneer – that the designers are handed this box and told, β€œMake it look good!” That’s not what we think design is. It’s not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works. β€” STEVE JOBS


The Typeface Debate

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The first thing you need to know about design, is fonts. Why does this text look like this and not something in say comic sans. What's a serif font? Find all your answers with examples, here.


This is Life in Colour and the immense Impact it has

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The colour palette you choose can either make you a superhero or take you down with zero respect. Here are 50 amazing examples of how to use different colour schemes and the impact.


Visual Weight Distribution

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Design Principles: Visual Weight And Direction. Here you learn about weight distribution. It's a part of a series consisting of 4 amazing articles, check out the other links if you want to delve deeper into it.


This is How things should "feel"

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Compositional Flow And Rhythm: How your designs should feel.


We are attracted by Proportionate Objects

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BaLaNCe is essential in order to make your design friendly to the user. After all, human beings are attracted to proportionate and balanced things, be it your website or your everyday utensils.


Size, Dimension: What works where?

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The size always matters. Here's an incredible guide to get you started with the image dimensions, size, etc. for today's world.


Designers You Should Follow

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Seeking inspiration is the absolutely essential to make good designs. Here's some people you should follow.


Get Inspired: Best graphic design blogs

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More Inspiration at one place. 50 of the best graphic design blogs

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