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40 Free Branding & Identity Mockup Templates to Download. This roundup of 40 free branding and corporate visual identity mockup templates will add a whole new level of professionalism when presenting design work to clients.

40 Free Branding & Identity Mockup Templates to Download

Note: Click on the preview image of the mockup template you’re interested in to go to its download page. Related Content Author: Ashlee Harrell Ashlee is a design fanatic and the creator of Vector Chameleon - a design resource site that aims to help designers of all levels with amazing, exclusive, handcrafted resources. Don't forget to follow her @vectorchameleon. A Beginner's Guide to Google Analytics. Guides Published on June 12th, 2013 | by VerticalResponse You may have an awesome website, but if you’re not sure where your customers are coming from, what parts of your site they find most useful, and how often they’re coming back you’ve got a lot of opportunity.

A Beginner's Guide to Google Analytics

This is where Google Analytics comes in. According to web technology survey company, W3Techs, Google Analytics is the single most popular website analysis tool with 53.3% of websites using it to track information. It’s little wonder why business owners love this powerful tool – It’s simple to implement, but offers vital information that can help improve your bottom line. Initial Setup Getting started is as easy as visiting google.com/analytics and signing up for a free account, or if you already have an account, simply log in. Once you’re logged in to your Google Analytics account, look for a small house icon in the top orange bar on the left side.

When you create your account your tracking code is provided for you. Colored Vintage Paper: Texture Pack. This free set of 20 vintage/aged paper textures contains textures that are each 3600x3600px in size, high-resolution, and in JPG format. I use textures a lot in my illustrations and in my tutorials, so I made a variety of colors so that I would have a library to choose from.

Now, I’m sharing them with you. Use these textures as backgrounds or for adding textured elements in your designs, illustrations, photos, and so forth. Preview Colored Vintage Paper Texture 01 (Aqua) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 02 (Blue) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 03 (Brown) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 04 (Dark Blue) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 05 (Deep Blue) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 06 (Deep Green) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 07 (Deep Orange) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 08 (Deep Red) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 09 (Grey) Download Colored Vintage Paper Texture 10 (Light Yellow)

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The Lost Principles of Design. The Lost Principles of Design In the instant age that design has evolved into recently many of us often stray away from the basics.

The Lost Principles of Design

If you had a professor in college who taught you the fundamentals of design these may be engrained into your head. For the self-taught, you may have a book on your desk with these very principles. However, the more and more people that flood the internet for design content need to learn the basics before trying to make a stellar gradient in Photoshop.

While this is cool and amazing right now, there will come a point where this style is strayed away from and a new style is made. Balance Arranging parts to achieve a state of equilibrium between forces of influences. Examples: Symmetrical, Asymmetrical, Radial Contrast Interaction of contradictory elements. Examples: Large & Small, rough & smooth, thick & thin, light & dark, organic & geometric Emphasis & Subordination Establishing centers of interest which focus the viewer’s attention. Directional Forces Proportion.