“I use Canva and think I’m a graphic designer” [MEME REVIEW]

“I use Canva and think I’m a graphic designer” [MEME REVIEW]

Time for round 2! We’ve got some good ones this time around. Are we too obsessed with blurry gradients? Are Canva designers a joke? Are clients just an impediment in the process? Let’s find out. We’d love to get your…

My 3 Biggest Freelance Fails

My 3 Biggest Freelance Fails

3 big old fails. Not only for you to enjoy and perhaps chuckle at but, to learn from as well (I sure did!). Just getting started in your freelance pursuits? Here’s our free guide to help you out: https://bit.ly/39AbYdI Timestamps:…

Webflow Sticky Button Tutorial

Webflow Sticky Button Tutorial

Learn more about the Webflow Masterclass and when we open enrollments here: https://www.flux-academy.com/courses/the-webflow-masterclass This was a popular request I got on Instagram so here we are! This animation is useful for two things: 1. First of all, this is called…

Top 5 Websites Built In WEBFLOW (2021)

Top 5 Websites Built In WEBFLOW (2021)

Learn more about the Webflow Masterclass and when we open enrollments here: https://www.flux-academy.com/courses/the-webflow-masterclass It’s when you come across these kinds of websites that you think “Ah yes, that’s why I use Webflow”. Verge3D: https://www.soft8soft.com/verge3d/ Timestamps: 00:00 Intro 00:30 Rojo Woodturning…

Which Design Converted Best?

Which Design Converted Best?

Many weeks ago a resume-writing company by the name of TopStackResume reached out to us. That connection led to us challenging our students to redesign their website homepage in order to maximize conversion rates. The highest converting homepage redesign wins…

5 Easy Web Design Hacks (2021)

5 Easy Web Design Hacks (2021)

5 random but super cool/useful/interesting web design tips. Take from this what you will. Enjoy! Custom code for background blur: .class { -webkit-backdrop-filter: blur(10px); backdrop-filter: blur(10px); } Websites mentioned: https://paperpillar.com/ https://www.hotjar.com/ https://spline.design/ https://www.michaelkors-collection.com/ http://jitter.video/ – Learn how to build custom…

When You Should and Shouldn’t Use Webflow

When You Should and Shouldn’t Use Webflow

Webflow is great. It has tons of use cases. We love it. Though there are certain instances where Webflow definitely isn’t the optimal solution. Today we’re looking at 3 fantastic Webflow use cases and 3 instances where Webflow simply can’t…

Redesigning a Surf & Yoga Retreat Website

Redesigning a Surf & Yoga Retreat Website

Reviewing your redesigns of the Camp Poe Sri Lankan Surf & Yoga retreat website. A couple weeks back we challenged you guys to redesign this surf and yoga retreat website via Instagram stories. More than 50 of you submitted a…

Everyone Lied To You About Pricing

Everyone Lied To You About Pricing

Pricing is a tricky one for freelance designers. There seems to be no definitive framework, and people’s opinions on this topic seem to be changing constantly. Not to mention the fact that some designers love what they do so much…

How To Know if a Font Is Good or if It Sucks?

How To Know if a Font Is Good or if It Sucks?

Much of great typography is font selection. If you either have an eye for fantastic fonts or have a system/resources in place to find the ideal fonts then you’ve already done much of the heavy lifting for your design. Most…