In the words of Supertramp and now the Goo Goo Dolls’ excellent remake, “Give a Little Bit” of your time to others, and you will get repaid for your investment. Friday March 4th is Employee Appreciation Day, and a great time to tell the people around you are truly thankful for their efforts. As we march forth today, tell someone that the work they do … Continue reading Give a Little Bit as you March Forth!
We’ve seen Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday sales. Welcome to Wear it Wednesday… Wanna dress like a super hero? Wear Flying Button apparel, and your super powers will be the knowledge and comfort of having a talented designer and photographer next to you at all times. While the logos are on your front, Rich will have your back every day, just a … Continue reading Dress Like a Super Hero.
As a freelance designer, I am constantly looking for new ideas and images to incorporate into my designs. There are countless resources online for stock images, fonts, website icons, background images and the like. Some have costs associated with them; others do not. In the interest of providing cost-effective services to my customers, locating sources of free, legally usable resources is beneficial for everyone involved. … Continue reading Interesting Resources for Designers
So you’ve noticed them all over; these little patterns that can be scanned by your phone and take you to a website. QR codes have been around for a while now, and are easy ways for marketers to get users to view information on a smartphone. Adobe InDesign now has a QR code creator built right into it, or you can go to free QR … Continue reading QR code life hacks
This year brings me to somewhat of a turning point in my online communications — I have been marketing and designing under the Flying Button brand name for 25 years. This spring I finished five years of going back to college to obtain an IT degree, and through my training and experiences have decided to change up my marketing strategy for Flying Button Design by … Continue reading The Next Quarter-Century…