10 Things Every Graphic Designer Should Know

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10 Things Every Graphic Designer Should Know 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Fundamental typography principles Client message Client expectations History of graphic design Modern trends How to choose a right tool for the job You dont have to make everything from scratch, there are many resources already available Base principles of composition How to present your ideas How to sketch

10 Things You Should Know if You Work with Graphic Designers 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. How time and budget affects a graphic designers work Giving guidance to graphic designer Every graphic designer has a personal style Difference between graphic design and art Different categories within graphics design and how it affects graphic design work What information to provide a graphic designer with so they know where your vision is (such as a brief, work you like) What the graphic designers portfolio looks like, and their past experience How you want the end product to be delivered, such as packaging, web, etc. Know your own message and objectives before working with the designer Have realistic expectations for the end goal and what you want to accomplish