From freelancer to digital-marketing-master: the client comes first
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From freelancer to digital-marketing-master: the client comes first

Behind every great design is an even greater story. Today we’d like to introduce you to Dan Scalco, founder and CEO of digital marketing agency, Digitalux. Dan Scalco and his team at Digitalux have one mission: “Small or big, it’s really just helping people.” This dedication to the client, no matter the size, has produced…

Designed for action: Sexual Health Innovations’ Project Callisto
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Designed for action: Sexual Health Innovations’ Project Callisto

The lack of sexual health education in the US is a big issue. This month, 99nonprofits highlights the important work of one special organization who’s using technology to combat sexual violence. You remember taking sex ed when you were in high school, right? At the time it probably felt a little uncomfortable. But you likely recognize…

Thisisremedy breathes new life into retro design
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Thisisremedy breathes new life into retro design

We’ve been longtime fans of Platinum designer, thisisremedy (aka Callum Humphreys). He joined 99designs back in 2014 to connect with a larger, more global client base—and his efforts have certainly paid off. Today, he’s a full-time freelancer with a diverse clientele ranging from food trucks to furniture stores. Throughout his many successes, there’s no doubt his fresh take on retro design has been the secret…

Can you spot a freelance graphic designer in the wild?
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Can you spot a freelance graphic designer in the wild?

It seems like everybody (especially Hollywood) has some pretty funny ideas about what it means to be a graphic designer. If you didn’t know any better, you’d think it’s a snap to pick out the freelance graphic designer in any crowd, anywhere in the world. Just look for somebody young, hip and single, chugging a bottomless mug…

Descience shows off the versatility of flat design
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Descience shows off the versatility of flat design

Mike Dicks (aka Descience) has long been a champion of flat design. He’s mastered the cohesive look, crafting everything from logos and icons to book covers and postcards. As a self-taught freelancer, the UK native works an eclectic set of jobs with a focus on design, checking in on 99designs nearly every day and selling prints and greeting…

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