Being a Graphic Designer can be both an adventurous and a difficult job.
Graphic designing or communication designing is the art of projecting ideas and experiences through visual and textual content.
Simply put, the love story between social media and visual content is an endless one. All thanks to graphic designing, their love story has effectively survived the tides of time.
Hence, to optimize your visual content in the most powerful way, make sure to keep some tweaks and tricks handy, so that you can get your work done with ease and in no time.
So, here are 4 simple hacks that you can always try, to keep your work as designer, sailing smoothly irrespective of the dangerous twists and turns that may come your way.
- Always follow the rule of the double “S”, i.e., sweet and simple. Maintain simplicity and minimalism in your designs. Clustered designs may look untidy and unappealing and in turn shoo away visitors. Your job as a designer is not only to attract visitors to your design, but also to the different sections within it. So if your design is too loud your visitors are likely to get bamboozled.
- Bookmarking is another simple hack that can effectively lessen the burdens in your life as a Graphic Designer. If a web page awakens your interest, immediately bookmark it. This will help you in better understanding and as a result improve the quality of your work. An expert in graphic designing should always have an array of web pages bookmarked in the task bar. Bookmarked pages will not only qualify as great sources of inspiration but also valid reference points.
- Cloud servers, should be one of the most essential life hacks of every graphic designer. Cloud servers can hold a large number of files that can be retrieved in no time. Thus, as a graphic designer, who will have an abundance of data to store and refer, a cloud server could be your life boat. A cloud server will help you in storing all your data and save you from the confusions of memory sticks and hard-drives.
- Keep your camera ready. Using your own photos in your designs is the best way to make your work all the more unique and attractive. You can constantly take photos and add to your expanding portfolio. Plus having your own camera can save you from copyright confusions. So, always keep a camera handy and it may be as simple as a phone camera. Using your own photos, in your created design can double the attraction quotient of your design.
Thus, to become a ‘trendsetter’ in graphic designing try these simple hacks and make your designer lives easy and smooth.