Three typography stars (Fili, Ragan, Hische) interviewed by Design Sponge's Grace Bonney http://ht.ly/3eEzu
Need an idea? Sew together two existing fabrics... http://ht.ly/3dgap
A significant collection of European type specimen books are detailed here http://www.flickr.com/photos/n1ke/collections/72157605647329357/
How illustrator Nancy Stahl uses a Wacom tablet in her workflow. Might be an interesting tool to have. http://ht.ly/3c3QF
The Flash battle continues: Apple touts HTML5 websites http://ht.ly/3bUPB
Martha Stewart talks about the iPad version of Martha Stewart Living magazine created with the Adobe Publishing Suite http://ht.ly/39Ekb
An in-depth, insightful, current profile of the web design profession
A List Apart offers their annual look at the "source code" of the web designer - what they characterize as, "...the first true picture of the profession of web design as it is practiced by men and women of all ages, across all continents, in corporations, agencies, non-profits, and freelance configurations."
In it you will find everything from from the salaries they command to the number of paid holidays they get. The A List Apart staff set a high standard, but they deliver the goods. The survey is interesting and filled with insights that I've seen nowhere else.
On the occasion of the 2010 survey, the results of the 2009 List Apart Survey...
Here > Findings from The Survey For People Who Make Websites 2009 (full table of contents in the left column)...
Here > Take the 2010 survey...Comments
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