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The Perfect Clothing and Accessories for Geeky Designers

Last week, Yasmina from DesignFetish contributed an awesomely cool post about the perfect home and office gifts for designers. In the second part of this series, she has rounded up some perfect clothing and accessory items for geeky designers.  Having …

6 Things to Cover with Clients During a Redesign

There is a lot more that SHOULD go into a website re-design than most people realize.  Many people think that just having an updated design with a fresh look is all that is needed when redesigning a site.  But really, …

The Perfect Home and Office Gifts For Geeky Designers

Geeky designers are notoriously hard to shop for.  They seem to have every gadget available, from the latest Apple iPhone or iPad, brand new drawing tablet, digital camera, and of course, the newest edition of Adobe Creative Suite.  Buying them …

Winner of 500 Free Business Cards Courtesy of UPrinting

Last week, we here at CreativeFan teamed up with UPrinting to give away 500 free business cards to one lucky reader.  Well, one week has passed, so we turned to Random.org to pick a winner. UPrinting offers a wide variety …

500 Free Business Card Giveaway Courtesy of UPrinting

Today, we have a very special giveaway exclusively for readers of CreativeFan.  Thanks to UPrinting, one of the world’s leading business cards online printing companies, we’re able to give away 500 free business cards to one lucky reader. UPrinting offers …

Top 10 Free Website Speed Testing Tools

Website speed is a major part of optimizing your websites for users and search engines. The faster your website loads, the less the users have to wait, which will reduce your site’s bounce rate.  If your website loads slower, most …

Design.CreativeFan Official Launch

Greetings everyone!  I’m very proud to announce the launch of Design.CreativeFan, a tutorial website aimed at inspiring, educating and helping aspiring and established designers. We’ll publish frequent tutorials on subjects such as design, branding, photomanipulation, illustration, and other subjects.  These …

The 25 Best CG Tutorials from 2009

Yesterday we rounded up the 20 best Photoshop tutorials from 2009, so today we’ve searched the internet for the 25 best computer-graphics tutorials from 2009.  Including tutorials in zBrush, Maya, 3DSMax, and Photoshop, these tutorials are in-depth and feature professional …

CreativeFan Official Launch

Greetings everyone!  I’m very proud to announce the launch of CreativeFan, a network of websites aimed at creatively oriented people.  Whether you’re a designer, developer, artist, musician, filmmaker, photographer, or just an appreciator, CreativeFan will be bringing you useful tools, …