Designing on a Grid: Give Your Layouts Good Bones

While we sometimes equate creativity with freedom, or even chaos, communicating with speed and clarity requires a bit of organization. Designing on a grid provides an underlying structure and visual logic for the reader, whether or not the grid is obvious.The principle of the grid applies to print and online communications equally. Read more here, on Tutorial Tuesday....more

Which Graphic File Formats Work Where

Graphic file formats vary widely in their application. When choosing a graphic file format, here is the main consideration…Will it the graphic be used in ink-on-paper printing by a commercial printer, printed out on a desktop laser or ink-jet printer, or viewed only on a computer screen?...more