August 2014 Inside Design Articles

  • Live Embed: Bring your designs into Trello, Basecamp, Slack & more

    Live Embed: Bring your designs into Trello, Basecamp, Slack & more

    Aug 28, 2014 — We’ve created an elegant way to bring live screens right into your existing conversations and workflows, so everyone can always be up to date, along with your designs.
  • Inside the Design Team at Handy

    Inside the Design Team at Handy

    Aug 26, 2014 — Handybook, a service that provides cleaners and handymen on demand to your home, has grown exponentially over the past few years. We sat down with Handybook’s product designer, Jared Lewandowski, and talked about growing as a designer, fostering trust, and giving back to the design community.
  • Inside the Design Team at Razorfish

    Inside the Design Team at Razorfish

    Aug 19, 2014 — Razorfish is a digital agency – one of the world’s biggest – with over 2,000 employees and offices in 5 continents. Dan’s story within Razorfish is one of hard graft. He started as a junior and worked his way up through the ranks to Art Director.
  • 24 Design-Focused Videos to Spark Your Imagination

    24 Design-Focused Videos to Spark Your Imagination

    Aug 14, 2014 — Design inspiration can come from just about anywhere. Here at InVision, we love how videos blend typography, static images, movement, and sound together to create visceral experiences. We asked some of our favorite creative professionals to share their picks of the best design-focused videos with us. Then, we sorted them into three categories: Thought Leaders, Illustration and Animation, and Marketing and Advertising. Check out 24 inspiring videos below and those who recommended them.
  • A Look Inside the Design Team at Typekit

    A Look Inside the Design Team at Typekit

    Aug 12, 2014 — Typekit, acquired in 2011 by Adobe, are dedicated to providing an ever-expanding library of fonts to designers for both web and, more recently, desktop use. Now a part of Adobe CC, the service is a firm favorite amongst web designers – some of the fonts on this very page are served via Typekit! We chatted to Elliot & Jake about finding a niche, getting a formal education in design, and the future of web typography.
  • A Look Inside The Design Team at 500px

    A Look Inside The Design Team at 500px

    Aug 5, 2014 — We chatted with Adam Shutsa, VP of Design at 500px (pronounced “five hundred pixels”), an online photography community where aspiring and professional photographers show off their best work to garner social feedback and and gain inspiration from fellow shutterbugs.