In this section we aim to boost your graphic design skills, and inspire you in your next project. Whether you're looking for the best places to download free fonts, hot Photoshop plugins, brilliant Pinterest boards to follow, top tips for creating mood boards, a guide for design interview success, a list of great free fonts, top ways to improve your logo design, a review of Photoshop CS6, the best iPad apps for designers, or classic graphic design trends - it's all here!
- Feast your eyes on these inspirational mag covers, including incredible use of typography, photography and more.
- Be more colourful in everything you do, says SomeOne's Laura Hussey, and in doing so inspire others to be as passionate about your brand as you are.
- Fed up of flat design? 2014 may be about to see the re-emergence of a smartphone app icon design trend - photorealism. Here are 10 brilliant examples...
- The global authority on colour has today revealed the colour of 2014. Do you agree with the choice?
- The inaugural Graphic Design Annual is a stunning, 130-page celebration of the world's best graphic design – and your essential source of inspiration for 2014.
- The new look for the Royal Academy's Keeper's House mixes classic inspiration with a vivid new piece of work by Tracey Emin.
- Client relationship management might sound dull, but it can accelerate your career, grow your client base, and lead to better paid and more interesting work.
- Logo Thief aims to name and shame those companies who simply steal the logo designs of others.
- D&AD's design awards have enthralled the industry for over half a century. In the third in our series of articles, R/GA's George Prest looks back at some of the winners from the '80s.
- Should you earn more? Computer Arts wants to know whether you think designers are badly paid…