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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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Designers: How To Gather Ideas That Will Impress

More and more designers are turning to blogging to get their ideas about design out there and be…

Designers: 5 Reasons Why You Can’t Get More Projects

Are you a freelance designer who is struggling to find work, or quality jobs that will allow you…

5 Superstitions in Design That Clients Believe In

People are amazingly self-deceptive. We allow ourselves to believe many things that aren’t true, simply because they make…

6 Key Things Lacking In The Design Community Today

The design community, like any community, has its problems and issues that need to be resolved. It’s going…

5 Ways to Monetize Your Old Designs

After a couple of years as a freelance designer, you’re going to build up quite a collection of…

Developing Good Taste In Design

The famous radio monologue by Ira Glass on the New York City public radio show This American Life…

How To Become A Design Thought Leader

What does it take to become a thought leader in the design community? By thought leader, I mean…

5 Ways “Professionalism Overload” Can Kill Your Design Career

Being a professional is something that most designers dream of accomplishing. After all, it’s the happy medium between…

How To Charge Clients Any Amount You Want

Did you know that the current "market prices" for design are totally irrelevant? It’s true, and what’s more…

Is Personal Branding Unnatural?

It’s official: designers these days absolutely need to develop their personal brands in order to market themselves to…