Design

Is Graphic Design Dead?

Design

23/03/2022

Is Graphic Design Dead?

Graphic design no longer exists only on the page, limited by the edges. Now it can also exist on the screen, responsive to its size to provide the best experience, regardless of the device. It exists in our software and can be interacted with and manipulated by anyone. That’s a large task that seems to defy the restraints imposed by the term “graphic.”

Gen Z And Design: How To Design For A New Generation

Design

09/03/2022

Gen Z And Design: How To Design For A New Generation

In order to reach Gen Z, how should digital designers improve their skills? The digital design industry is working with brands that need to appeal to the two billion Gen Z-ers globally – a generation of digital natives who could swipe before they learned to walk. Digital design that once worked for Millennials, is now outdated for Gen Z-ers.

Logo Redesign – Why and how to do it right

Design

17/01/2022

Logo Redesign – Why and how to do it right

If you’re thinking of rebranding or redesigning your logo, but not sure you need one; this post will provide the answers you seek.

A Client’s Guide to Design Terminology

Design

15/12/2021

A Client’s Guide to Design Terminology

If you’re a client and wonder what all those words designers say mean, reading this post will help with learning our terminology.

Specialization in Design
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Design

01/12/2021

Specialization in Design

This blog post is explaining the biggest differences of generalist and specialist designers along with some other aspects to consider.

Social media image size
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Design

19/11/2021

Social media image size

Learn how to create high-quality images in 2022 for social media. We create a step by step guide for you and listed all image sizes for social media!

The Phenomenon of Instagraphics

Design

03/11/2021

The Phenomenon of Instagraphics

The Instagraphics are a fascinating example of people appropriating the Millenial aesthetic to express radical views. But this trend forgot that it is a form of content intended to be consumed by users.

What is a design revision and how we define them at Kontra
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Design

22/09/2021

What is a design revision and how we define them at Kontra

Broadly speaking, design revision is any change made to a design after the first draft is created. It can be as simple as changing a few pictures or major changes such as the correction of a design direction.

The importance of typography on a website

Design

08/09/2020

The importance of typography on a website

Why does typography matter? Typography is one of the essential elements of design. In web design, it is no different. First of all, I would like to clarify all the vague terms we usually use interchangeably with the typography. In the past, letters were cast on metal, and each size with its unique weight was […]

How we designed new home page for our agency website
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Design

17/12/2019

How we designed new home page for our agency website

We needed to change our homepage design on our website. What was the goal and how we approached it? Take a look at this blog post for key takeaways.

8 basic rules for good graphic design
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Design

05/11/2019

8 basic rules for good graphic design

To produce a good design it is necessary to know certain principles that every designer uses. We bring you 8 basic principles for good graphic design.

How we Designed Menu for our Agency Website
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Design

06/08/2019

How we Designed Menu for our Agency Website

This is the second blog in new series of blog posts where we talking about upgrades and redesign process of our website

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