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Written By Adam Diestelkamp

App Design

App design is an exciting process to be part of and has been a highlight for me while working at Hitcents. Designing mobile apps should be more than just slapping a slick interface on a set of controls but a process that explores the user experience. Part of what makes designing apps a neat experience is the process and each designer will have their own approach to app design. One designer's workflow may not work ...

December 18, 2012
design / app development / creativity
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The Evolution of a Logo

Getting to create a logo is not only a rewarding experience, but serves as one of the most important elements of a brand. It is just a small, sometimes very simple design, but it is an icon that represents the whole company.Thousands, in some cases, millions and billions of dollars are represented by just that one small combination of shape and color. Even the simplest of logos may undergo many revisions as various id...

September 03, 2011
design / creativity
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Typography

Typography, simply put, is the manipulation of type and letterforms, and it is an essential part of all design. In the past, the tools to manipulate and create type were limited and painstakingly slow. However, today these tools are available to the masses, opening up worlds of opportunity, but at the same time, cheapening the art of typography. The skillful use of typography can set a design on the next level, and &n...

June 17, 2011
design
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