How eJump Media grew their web business through 99designs
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How eJump Media grew their web business through 99designs

eJump Media (known to us as Hitron) has been a longtime community member on 99designs. Since joining back in 2009, the team has won hundreds of contests and worked on many 1-to-1 Projects with more than 70 repeat clients. Back in 2014, we profiled their evolution as a team, which started with one account under the name…

5 classic design books for summer reading
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5 classic design books for summer reading

Summer always has those moments when you’re too hot to do anything but curl up on the couch with a good book. Even better, is grabbing some design books that help you grow as a designer and design appreciator. In this article, we round up five design books that are sure to inspire you this summer. Happy reading! 1. Shigeo Fukuda Masterworks A lesser known…

10 Things you need to know about trademarking a logo
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10 Things you need to know about trademarking a logo

You’ve designed a logo to represent your business. Before sending that logo out into the world, you should consider how to protect the design, and the business behind it, through correct use of trademark law. The transition from concept to operation, from design to brand, is a crucial one. We answer the top ten questions about trademarking…

30 free public domain image websites (use with care)
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30 free public domain image websites (use with care)

A public domain image is defined as a photo, clip art or vector whose copyright has expired or never existed in the first place. These images can be used by almost anyone for personal and commercial purposes. There are three ways that public domain images occur: The image is assigned to the public domain through a Creative Commons Zero (CC0)…

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