Archive for May, 2009

Sweet Tweets: Design Tweets of the Week #2

Sweet Tweets is a weekend feature to The Design Cubicle highlighting some of my favorite, and other Twitterer’s design-related links discovered via Twitter throughout the work week. Week of 5-25-09: Do You Want Fries With That Logo? “A graphic designer hangs her head out the drive-through window and shares her personal experience, tips, and advice [...]

16 Unveiled Logo Design Processes

As a logo designer I have always enjoyed seeing and reading the thought and creative processes of other graphic designers logos – from the project brief, to the initial sketches, right down to the final touches. Understanding how logo designers work and articulate their ideas is a great way to learn and expand our own [...]

Sweet Tweets: Design Tweets of the Week #1

Sweet Tweets is a new weekend feature to The Design Cubicle highlighting some of my favorite, and other Twitterer’s design-related links discovered via Twitter throughout the work week. Week of 5-18-09: 10 Mistakes Logo Designers Can Make When Designing Logos “There are many mistakes we can make when designing logos for our clients or even [...]

Hardest Part Of Being a Graphic Designer

Working as a Graphic Designer is not as glorified as many make it out to be. Sure we sit behind our fancy computer setups, sketching ‘pretty pictures’ in our Moleskin notebooks and can do business from the comforts of our own homes, but it can also be one of the most stressful, involving and cutting [...]

Help Your Website Achieve Google Sitelinks

Last week The Design Cubicle was rewarded with Google sitelinks, a featured in Google I often noticed but did not put much thought or effort into achieving… until now. Continue reading below on information, benefits and how to achieve sitelink status in Google. What are sitelinks? The sitelinks are meant to help your website visitors [...]

Brian Hoff
About Brian Hoff: Designer, Writer and Speaker

I’m a graphic designer living in Brooklyn, New York who loves creating compelling and useful websites and memorable interactions across the web. When I’m not designing I can be found writing, speaking and occasionally part-time teaching at colleges — all on the subject of design. I started this blog to share my passion and experiences with designers and clients. I'm most active on Twitter; say hello:


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