Design for Non-Designers: A Quick Guide to Visual Hierarchy

Design for Non-Designers: A Quick Guide to Visual Hierarchy

Have your designs ever felt clunky or chaotic? Maybe confusing or unclear? If you think your design just needs some clarification–or you might not know at all what to do next–then a look into the elements of visual hierarchy might be the key. What is Visual Hierarchy? In graphic design, the principle of visual hierarchy…

How to be 1 in 100 Million: The Power of Visual Storytelling

How to be 1 in 100 Million: The Power of Visual Storytelling

“A picture is worth a thousand words” -Henrik Ibsen Today’s marketing climate puts a new spin on this common phrase. More than ever, consumers are being inundated with information, ads, entertainment, and sales pitches. According to SocialPilot, there are more than one hundred million photos uploaded to Instagram every day, and one billion Facebook stories…

How to Tell Nonprofit Stories that Create Emotional Impact
| |

How to Tell Nonprofit Stories that Create Emotional Impact

Good stories are all around us. Through stories, family and friends share their daily lives and experiences, teachers their studies, philosophers their thoughts, novelists their tales, and co-workers their rants. Stories help us understand and remember information by moving us to action, bringing us to tears, and giving us joy. Some can even change our…