by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Lebanon 🇱🇧 featuring Studio Safar

by ANDY

No more boring apps

by Tobias van Schneider

My best products are a joke

by Tobias van Schneider

The slow creep of mediocrity

by Tobias van Schneider

A counterintuitive way to get noticed

by Tobias van Schneider

Designing the future of mass transportation

by Tobias van Schneider

How to make a career change into a creative field

by Tobias van Schneider

DESK is 4: The best of the year, and what’s next

by Tobias van Schneider

The most valuable designer

by Tobias van Schneider

The glue to your product UX: Consistent microcopy

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of August 2020

by Tobias van Schneider

Welcome to The Startup

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Egypt 🇪🇬 featuring Nora Aly

by Tobias van Schneider

In search of something slightly better

by Jon Vio

How to design a case study page (tutorial)

by Tobias van Schneider

Honoring the life and work of book cover designer, Adalis Martinez

by Katie Kirsch

You could plan your life, or you could design it

by Tobias van Schneider

Can a utility brand be an emotional brand?

by Jon Vio

How to make a great work page for your portfolio: A Semplice tutorial

by Tobias van Schneider

Inspiring portfolios from freelance designers

by Tobias van Schneider

An ancient, long-forgotten trick for doing good work

by Tobias van Schneider

Six years of Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

The best advice is not where you’re looking for it

by Tobias van Schneider

For ONE magazine, print is far from dead

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of July 2020

by Tobias van Schneider

The top 10 DESK portfolio articles of all time

by Tobias van Schneider

How to land a design job at Instacart

by Tom Hirst

The art of pricing freelance projects

by Jon Vio

Mastering the art of 3D lighting with Adobe Dimension

by Terri Lee

Working for enterprises vs. startups: A designer’s playbook

by Tobias van Schneider

Keep this to yourself

by Tobias van Schneider

The threatening but beautiful democratization of design

by Tobias van Schneider

The welcome death of agency speak

by Tobias van Schneider

Designing the future of clothing, where extreme functionality & creativity meet

by Tobias van Schneider

Writing UX copy for buttons and links

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of June 2020

by Tobias van Schneider

My new social platform of choice

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Egypt 🇪🇬 featuring Engy Aly

by Tobias van Schneider

Skeuomorphism is making a comeback

by Tobias van Schneider

6 gorgeous portfolios from branding & identity designers

by Tobias van Schneider

It’s finally here: The extension for your mind

by Tobias van Schneider

To create perfumes, you have to break the rules

by Tobias van Schneider

Senior portfolios vs. junior portfolios

by Tobias van Schneider

You could monitor your team, or you could motivate them

by Jon Vio

Tutorial: Creating geometric shapes & structures using Adobe Dimension

by Tobias van Schneider

Best practices for UX copywriting

by Zoe

The many moods of Zoe from Carbonmade

by Tobias van Schneider

Fábio Sasso, founder of ABDZ, on keeping side projects “pure”

by DESK

Showing up

by Tobias van Schneider

How to write marketing copy that isn’t cringey 

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of May 2020

by Tobias van Schneider

The universe of shared brand equity

by Zoe

How to make a graphic design portfolio in 15 minutes with Carbonmade

by Tobias van Schneider

Optimizing your portfolio for SEO

by Tobias van Schneider

7 minimalist portfolios made with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

How can we build an extension of your mind?

by Tobias van Schneider

Artist James White of Signalnoise, on owning your style

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Serbia 🇷🇸 featuring Mirko Zarkovic

by Tobias van Schneider

Behind the Carbonmade onboarding UX (a case study)

by Jon Vio

Tutorial: Creating 3D typography with Adobe Dimension

by Man-Ping Wu

The best totally free web fonts & typefaces

by Tobias van Schneider

Games are the new platform you want to be part of

by Tobias van Schneider

My new secret project — an extension of your mind

by Tobias van Schneider

Julie Kraulis’ timepiece drawings are an ode to detail

by Tobias van Schneider

5 beautiful portfolio websites from creative directors

by Tobias van Schneider

Art deco will be the visual language of 2021

by Man-Ping Wu

Month two as a design intern: Lessons in perfectionism

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of April 2020

by Tobias van Schneider

The end of net magazine and the future of print

by Terri Lee

Designing in quarantine

by Tobias van Schneider

My favorite art director portfolios made with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

The Kawaiization of product design

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Portugal 🇵🇹 featuring Koiástudio

by Tobias van Schneider

We’re on the expressway to the future

by Tobias van Schneider

How to cheat your way into a design job

by Tobias van Schneider

How to write concisely

by Zoe

How to create a makeup artist portfolio in 15 minutes

by Tobias van Schneider

Running a company remotely for the first time

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Argentina 🇦🇷 featuring Twentyfive

by Tobias van Schneider

3 reasons to work on your portfolio right now

by Tobias van Schneider

My favorite studio & agency portfolios built with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

How to be helpful

by Zoe

How to make a UX portfolio in 15 minutes with Carbonmade

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of March 2020

by Tobias van Schneider

The sensory and surreal worlds of teamLab

by Tobias van Schneider

Down with contact forms

by Tobias van Schneider

A data designer’s responsibility during a global crisis

by Tobias van Schneider

How to write UX copy that makes your product a joy to use

by Tobias van Schneider

Why you should work at a non-design driven company

by Zoe

How to make a photography portfolio in 15 minutes with Carbonmade

by Tobias van Schneider

The new school is YouTube. The new student is autodidact.

by Man-Ping Wu

Design school vs. the real world: My first month as a design intern

by Zoe

6 tips to improve your architecture portfolio

by Tobias van Schneider

Who am I trying to impress?

by Tobias van Schneider

How to work from home

by Terri Lee

How to give better design feedback

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Nigeria 🇳🇬 featuring Kolapo Oni

by Tobias van Schneider

How to ask your boss to work remotely

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of February 2020

by DESK

Blurring the lines

by Tobias van Schneider

The secret to designing great products

by Tobias van Schneider

The beautifully imperfect sculptures of Massimiliano Pelletti

by Tobias van Schneider

How to be a self-taught designer

by Tobias van Schneider

The most underrated page on your portfolio

by Man-Ping Wu

The phenomenon behind great products and their fierce fanbases

by Tobias van Schneider

Should I add a blog to my portfolio?

by Tobias van Schneider

Portfolio tips from UX designers

by Tobias van Schneider

The portfolio trend I am hesitantly enjoying

by Jack Butcher

Therapy through design

by Tobias van Schneider

I hated writing. Now I love it. What changed?

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of January 2020

by Tobias van Schneider

Why I love running a business

by Tobias van Schneider

My escape from Design Twitter is Art Twitter

by Tobias van Schneider

The quiet evolution of social signaling

by Tobias van Schneider

Noah Kalina took a picture of himself every day for 20 years – and will until he dies

by Tobias van Schneider

The misunderstanding of UX design

by Tobias van Schneider

Why are strangers more excited about your idea than your own friends?

by Tobias van Schneider

A simple portfolio hack

by Tobias van Schneider

Designers vs. project managers

by Tobias van Schneider

Semplice 5 is here

by Tobias van Schneider

“You’re using the wrong design tool”

by Tobias van Schneider

Semplice vs. Carbonmade

by Jon Vio

Monthly portfolio inspiration of December 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

The best of the year

by Zoe

Beautiful portfolios built with Carbonmade in 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

The future is here: Our 2020 design trend predictions

by Tobias van Schneider

My new secret company

by Tobias van Schneider

Portfolios with exemplary case studies

by Tobias van Schneider

Why we mute or block

by Tobias van Schneider

How to stay motivated when you’re spread thin

by Tobias van Schneider

5 inspiring design studio from Malaysia ??

by Jon Vio

The best design portfolios of November 2019

by Lizzy Spano

A dangerous approach to problem solving

by Tobias van Schneider

Finding your brand voice

by Rosa Koolhoven

The beauty of bartering

by Tobias van Schneider

How to write your portfolio bio

by Tobias van Schneider

The art of doing

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of October 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

The books that changed your life

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Tokyo 🇯🇵 featuring Irobe Design Institute

by Lizzy Spano

In a digital world, analog brings something new

by Jon Vio

The unexpected addition to our creative workflow

by Zoe

You’ve seen the Carbonmade portfolio tool, but never like this

by Tobias van Schneider

Addicted to inspiration

by Tobias van Schneider

How to create your first design portfolio

by Tobias van Schneider

How to get a job in the saturated field of UX design

by Tobias van Schneider

The only barrier between you and your freelance career

by Jon Vio

Creating packaging and prototypes with Adobe Dimension

by Lu Yu

Inspiring design portfolios from September 2019

by Terri Lee

How to be the designer you want to work with

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Nagasaki 🇯🇵 featuring DEJIMAGRAPH

by Tobias van Schneider

Introducing the new Twitch identity system by COLLINS

by Jon Vio

Your first 3D design tutorial with Adobe Dimension

by Tobias van Schneider

The biggest mistakes designers make when applying for a job

by Tobias van Schneider

A love letter to my website

by Tobias van Schneider

The makings of a great designer

by Tobias van Schneider

The UX designer hiring guide

by Tobias van Schneider

How to write for DESK

by Tobias van Schneider

When your target audience is yourself

by Tobias van Schneider

How to make a non-design portfolio

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of August 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

7 beautiful portfolio refreshes from 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

How to fire a client

by Tobias van Schneider

5 years of building with pride

by Tobias van Schneider

The look of an unprofessional designer

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of July 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

Where design school got it wrong

by Tobias van Schneider

Why you should keep your portfolio updated – especially if you have a job

by Tobias van Schneider

What is UX copy?

by Jon Vio

How to create a UX design portfolio with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

Content or design first?

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of June 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

The writer’s secret for designers

by Tobias van Schneider

The skills companies want in a designer today

by Tobias van Schneider

5 beautifully customized portfolios made with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

The first tool we haven’t adapted to – because it adapts to us

by Tobias van Schneider

How to get a job at Bobbi Brown

by Tobias van Schneider

How to photograph your work for your portfolio

by Tobias van Schneider

On avoiding overthink

by Tobias van Schneider

When people rip you off

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of May 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

How to get a job at Microsoft

by Tobias van Schneider

Overdeliver

by Tobias van Schneider

Beautiful portfolio homepages

by Tobias van Schneider

5 inspiring design studios from Mexico

by Terri Lee

A new designer’s observation of agency life

by Tobias van Schneider

5 underrated Semplice features

by Tobias van Schneider

Take this advice

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of April 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

When our ideas hold us back

by Tobias van Schneider

Sitzfleisch

by Tobias van Schneider

Design-led or drunk on design?

by Tobias van Schneider

The loneliness of freelancing

by Tobias van Schneider

A word on empathy

by Tobias van Schneider

4 inspiring product design portfolios made with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

How one tool changed the way we work with clients

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Jordan 🇯🇴 featuring Turbo

by Tobias van Schneider

Red flags to watch for with potential clients

by Tobias van Schneider

Wild idea: Work on your portfolio while you have a job

by Lu Yu

The best design portfolios of March 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

The problem with free

by Tobias van Schneider

The day you became a better designer

by Tobias van Schneider

Less quality, less motivation

by Tobias van Schneider

From freelance to full-time

by Lu Yu

The best design portfolios of February 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

How to tame a bullshitter

by Tobias van Schneider

Common portfolio mistakes you might be overlooking

by Tobias van Schneider

Introducing: DESK Partnerships

by Tobias van Schneider

The key to successful remote working

by Tobias van Schneider

You only have to start

by Tobias van Schneider

What makes a good client

by Rosa Koolhoven

The downsides of freelancing

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Indonesia 🇮🇩 featuring Sciencewerk

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of January 2019

by Tobias van Schneider

How to ask good questions (for a magazine interview)

by Tobias van Schneider

5 inspiring videography portfolios made with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

The designer & company disconnect

by Tobias van Schneider

Junior designers vs. senior designers

by Tobias van Schneider

What leading companies never want to see In your portfolio

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of December 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

The Top DESK Articles of 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

No regrets

by Tobias van Schneider

5 inspiring photography portfolios built with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

The struggle for simplicity

by Tobias van Schneider

How to write a cold email

by Terri Lee

How to create a one-page portfolio with Semplice

by Lu Yu

Design portfolio inspiration of November 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Taiwan 🇹🇼 featuring HOUTH

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Land a Job at COLLINS

by Terri Lee

What I’ve Learned Three Months Into My Design Internship

by Tobias van Schneider

The best work I’ve ever done

by Lu Yu

Semplice portfolio inspiration of October 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

What is good design?

by Tobias van Schneider

Buy your time

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in China 🇨🇳 featuring A Black Cover Design

by Tobias van Schneider

When you dreamed about doing what you’re doing now

by Terri Lee

What I’ve Learned Two Months Into My Design Internship

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in South Africa 🇿🇦 featuring HOICK

by Lu Yu

Semplice portfolio inspiration of September 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

Provoking without fear

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Design Job at Red Antler

by Stefan Kaltenegger

10 tips that make designers and developers excel as a team

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Land a Design Job at Lyft

by Terri Lee

What I’ve Learned One Month Into My Design Internship

by Lu Yu

Semplice portfolio inspiration of August 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Design Job at Ueno

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Tel Aviv featuring Studio Koniak

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Land a Design Job at BMW

by Tobias van Schneider

5 Inspiring Design Studios from Singapore ??

by Tobias van Schneider

6 beautiful 3D design portfolios made with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Job at Disney

by Tobias van Schneider

6 Inspiring Design Studios from South Korea ??

by Tobias van Schneider

How to apply for a design internship

by Tobias van Schneider

Semplice Turns 4 Years Old

by Lu Yu

Semplice design portfolio inspiration of July 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Malaysia 🇲🇾 featuring LIE

by Tobias van Schneider

Full time vs. freelance vs. on your own

by Tobias van Schneider

It’s all been done before

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Mexico 🇲🇽 featuring Anagrama

by Tobias van Schneider

7 beautiful illustration portfolios made with Semplice

by Tobias van Schneider

Semplice x Flywheel

by Lu Yu

Semplice design portfolio inspiration of June 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

How to get unstuck and launch your portfolio

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in India 🇮🇳 featuring Animal

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Job at KISKA

by Tobias van Schneider

How to make a portfolio when your work can’t be shared

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Land Your Dream Design Job

by Lu Yu

Semplice design portfolio inspiration of May 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

10 inspiring UX portfolios and why they work

by Tobias van Schneider

The “Why” Behind Shoe Design

by Tobias van Schneider

How to get a job with Mother

by Lu Yu

Semplice design portfolio inspiration of April 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

Why are our portfolios written in third person?

by Tobias van Schneider

Exploring the Design Community Beyond SF & NYC

by Lu Yu

Semplice portfolio inspiration of March 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

How to build a design portfolio as a student

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Vietnam 🇻🇳 featuring Rice Creative

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Job at InVision

by Lu Yu

Semplice portfolio inspiration of February 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

15 ways to quickly refresh your portfolio

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Singapore 🇸🇬 featuring Foreign Policy

by Tobias van Schneider

How to write project case studies for your portfolio

by Tobias van Schneider

The Truth About Design Titles

by Tobias van Schneider

Ask for what you want

by Lu Yu

Semplice portfolio inspiration of January 2018

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Hong Kong 🇭🇰 featuring Constant

by Tobias van Schneider

4 tips to improve your design portfolio

by Tobias van Schneider

Why your portfolio’s not getting you the job you want

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Job at Flywheel

by Tobias van Schneider

The Startup That Never Started: Lessons from .Mail

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Thailand 🇹🇭 featuring Farmgroup

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Armenia 🇦🇲 featuring Backbone Branding

by Tobias van Schneider

Should I Follow Design Trends?

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of December 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

My Jump from iPhone to Android: An Unsponsored Pixel2 Review

by Tobias van Schneider

How to manage your time as a remote worker

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of November 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

The Hottest Websites from the Late 90s

by Tobias van Schneider

The Slow Decay of a Designer

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Brazil 🇧🇷 featuring Sweety & Co.

by Tobias van Schneider

How to not suck at remote working

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of September 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in the Philippines 🇵🇭 featuring Plus63 Design

by Tobias van Schneider

Semplice 4 launch & Behind the Scenes

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of July 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

A little design community secret

by Tobias van Schneider

Introducing, Unsplash X van Schneider

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Brazil 🇧🇷 featuring Bonde Conference

by Tobias van Schneider

ONE Woman’s Secret to a Successful Side Project

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of June 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Land a Job at Shopify

by Tobias van Schneider

The Wild West of Virtual Reality Design

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Pakistan 🇵🇰 featuring Shehzil Malik

by Tobias van Schneider

Behind the scenes of the Westworld UI

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in South Korea 🇰🇷 featuring Everyday Practice

by Tobias van Schneider

How to land a job at BBDO

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Iran 🇮🇷 featuring Studio Melli

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of May 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

The magical world of Liam Wong

by Tobias van Schneider

Design in Nigeria 🇳🇬 featuring Dá Design Studio

by Tobias van Schneider

Introducing: Design Around the World

by Lizzy Spano

Designers can write, too

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of April 2017

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of March 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Design Job at Pentagram

by Tobias van Schneider

Make Her See What She Can Be

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Get a Design Job at Airbnb

by Lu Yu

Semplice portfolio inspiration of February 2017

by Tobias van Schneider

What makes a good logo?

by Lu Yu

Semplice Portfolio Inspiration of January 2017

by Rosa Koolhoven

How to work with a recruiting agency

by Tobias van Schneider

My Favorite Type Foundries to Find Typefaces

by Tobias van Schneider

Best of Portfolios 2016 – Semplice Edition

by Tobias van Schneider

Constructed – A photo series by Pawel Nolbert

by Tobias van Schneider

An Artist’s Rules to Live By

by Tobias van Schneider

Avoid these 5 things when building your design portfolio 

by Tobias van Schneider

Semplice portfolio inspiration of November 2016

by Tobias van Schneider

The Art of Being a Hypocrite Designer

by Tobias van Schneider

Trading Design for Something Else Than Money?

by Tobias van Schneider

Best Semplice portfolios of October 2016

by Tobias van Schneider

The dilemma of form follows function

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Find Your Perfect Color Pairings

by Tobias van Schneider

Best Semplice portfolios of the month

by Tobias van Schneider

Setting up My VR Machine

by Tobias van Schneider

The DESK Blog Is Finally Live!

by Tobias van Schneider

Lessons from a self-taught creative director

by Tobias van Schneider

Semplice turned two!

by Tobias van Schneider

Secrets about freelancing, I lied about my career

by Tobias van Schneider

Best Must-have Apps to Edit Your Instagram Pictures

by Tobias van Schneider

The Product Midlife Crisis

by Tobias van Schneider

Does depression drive creativity?

by Tobias van Schneider

The Broken Window Theory In Product Design

by Tobias van Schneider

A Teacher Explains, a Mentor Inspires

by Tobias van Schneider

Designers, limit your tools

by Tobias van Schneider

How to Find Your Own Design Style

by DESK

About DESK

by Tobias van Schneider

University vs. Self Taught

by Tobias van Schneider

How World of Warcraft Saved My Career

by Tobias van Schneider

The agency is dead. Long live the agency.