First Steps to Learning to Design
Want to learn if you have what it takes to be a designer? Whether you're interested in graphic design or UX design, product design or visual design, we've written a quickstart guide on what you need to know before jumping in.
Learn the first steps you need to take if you're curious about building a career in design.
What you'll learn
Do you have to be a good artist to be a good designer?
A brief history of design and what the future of design looks like
What are the differences between the design roles that exist?
How to build a sustainable practice that will help you think like a designer
PDF download exclusive: our curated list of free favorite design tools and resources
What's in the guide?
Can Anyone be a Good Designer?
What makes a good designer and could you be one?
Designing for the Web 101: The Truth About All the Different Roles You'll Come Across
What's the difference between a UX and a UI designer? What about graphic design vs digital design?
How to Get (And Stay!) Inspired as a Designer
Whether you design products or graphics, cultivating a creative practice is key to sharpening your skills and getting really good.