Announcement: Winners of Design TNT Giveaway

A weeks ago, we created a contest at instantShift called Awesome Design Goodies from Design TNT had announced the five winners of subscription to awesome design goodies from Design TNT to InstantShift readers.

We’ve got more than 90 response comments. After voiding spam and non-legit comments we have left with 78 valid comments. It’s really good to see that how we can able to help in our reader’s life and their profession.

Announcement: Winners of Design TNT Giveaway

In case, If you missed this giveaway, make sure you are ready for next one as we going to create more such giveaways in future.

Congratulations to all the winners!
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8 Lessons to Learn from Past Social Media Debacles

In many ways, social media represents a dangerous space. Customers have an easy means by which to share negative stories with millions of people and companies now have to communicate back, often publicly too. Customers themselves are appearing in brand spaces, and companies have to let them. In this process, through openness and an increase in the sheer quantity of communication, mistakes are bound to happen – some more preventable than others.

8 Lessons to Learn from Past Social Media Debacles

The following shows 8 different kind of mistakes companies have made in the past, including examples, from which we can distil lessons and learn how to potentially avoid them.

After these 8 types will follow a description of the traits to be found in the kind of social media marketer that won’t fall into these mistakes.

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How to Prepare a Well-Focused Graphic Design Portfolio

A graphic designer has to take care of its portfolio because it is the way in which he presents his abilities. The portfolio is a collected sample which showcases your creativity and ability and you need to submit it properly to your public. Potential employers or clients may read it and what they see can help them to decide whether they want to hire you. That’s why a good presentation has to be properly built up.

How to Prepare a Well-Focused Graphic Design Portfolio

Along this article we will analyze which samples are better and how to arrange them, we will see example of both online and printed portfolio and how to present them to potential customers/employers.

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The Constitution of a Modern Freelancer

The majority of the nations around the globe base their interactions between the habitants on a basic law, written or unwritten called the constitution. This entity guarantees various aspects of the common wishes of the citizens as a way of organizing, the most important civil rights and duties. A better approach in order to familiarize with this concept may be the reading of the constitution of each reader’s country; personally, I consider the reading of the state constitution a moral duty for any 18+ years old person.

The Constitution of a Modern Freelancer

Several organizations, big corporations and associations have established their specific “constitutions”, which are subordinate to the entire system of laws of the country where the respective new “constitution” is created.

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70+ Fresh WordPress Site Designs for Inspiration

Many of you should know that instantShift is proudly powered by WordPress, as a Blogging and CMS tool. If you are in search of good CMS or a web tool for your projects, we strongly recommend WordPress to you. WordPress is a great tool, and best thing is FREE!

Now days Creative Designs is one of the key aspects for improving your website’s traffic and pagerank. Getting a site featured in some of the popular WordPress/CSS galleries can bring thousands of visitors and many valuable inbound links with excellent SEO benefits.

70+ Fresh WordPress Site Designs for Inspiration

It’s always hard to think in right direction and even harder to find right inspiration. Here in this showcase below, you’ll find a comprehensive collection of Fresh and Inspirational WordPress Website Designs which will give you better understanding of design capabilities as well as inspiration for your site.

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Effective Home Page Design: Essential Tips and Examples

A home page is the official entry point of a website, and it’s one the most important pages. Its efficiency directly affects the efficiency of a whole website. Some designers overlook its significant role or fail to take advantage of its potential to enhance their designs. They should learn how to leverage a home page’s power to make websites user-friendly as well as efficient. We’ll explore this in detail in this article.

Home pages are all about first impressions. They should captivate and attract attention from both regular visitors and new ones. The home page is the first and last chance we have to convince visitors to stay and to return.

Effective Home Page Design: Essential Tips and Examples

Generally, users see the home page after entering a website, and a remarkable number of users enter from lists of search results provided by search engines or from bookmarked links; in fact, from there they often go straight to internal pages—but they’ll eventually get back to the home page. So it can be seen from various perspectives, and each should be carefully considered when designing.

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