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Addison Duvall

Addison is the author of Food Identities, a blog that explores the crossroads of food, design, and culture. She's written some things, designed other things, and eaten a whole lot of food.

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Why Proper Brand Design Is Important

Some people think that traditional branding design is becoming irrelevant in the age of social networking, new media,…

Web Design Trends: How To Decide What Works

Designers love to complain about “superficial” design trends that they don’t feel have any staying power or contribute…

5 Things You Can Do When Someone Steals Your Idea

Theft of ideas happens all the time in the creative industry. When you come up with something fresh…

5 Things Your Brand Must Have Besides A Logo

Lots of people, many designers included, think a “brand” is just a nice looking logo. Wrong. So, so…

How To Best Manage Your Direct Report

Today, we’re going to have a little crash course in creative direction. After you’ve been designing for a…

Designers: Why Writing Your Own Copy Helps

Designers tend to freak out when they hear the word “writing.” That’s not my job, someone else will…

What You Discover After Finishing Design School

I went to design school, and if you did as well, you may be wondering if you made…

Designers: Where In The World Should You Be Working At

There’s a romantic mythology around certain cities. In fact, all you have to do is mention them, and…