Design

Design tips, tricks, news and views from the design gurus at Phases.

On Type: a few short notes on typography, from a designer

A few type tips, from a designer, to enhance the power of written words.

Annotating PDF Proofs: The Quick Guide

The simple guide to commenting and editing pdf proofs using Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat.

Our Favorite WordPress Plugins

Love WordPress as much as we do? Check out our jumbo list of must-have and productivity plugins for WordPress!

How to Make Infographics (and the Best Tools to Help)

Infographics are a great way to rise above the crop & grab the attention of your readers. Learn how infographics are made & what makes for a quality design.

Guide To Logo Design

The Guide to Creating Your Business Logo

A logo is one of the most important aspects of your company. Let’s take a look at the logo design process and dive into what it takes to create a logo.

How to Scale an Image with Adobe Illustrator

There are a few different options when you’re attempting to scale images with Illustrator. Learn more about the different techniques and tips here.

Images to Infographics: Be A Better Blogger

An image is the best way to share and summarize blog content, and Infographics are a great compromise between images and text.

magento ecommerce

Magento for eCommerce—Features, Pros and Cons to the Magento Platform

Magento reigns king of eCommerce within its niche of highly customizable sites—just be sure you work with a high-quality developer (you’ll need one!)

Selling on Etsy – is it the Right Platform for Your Brand?

Selling on Etsy may or may not be the best solution for selling your products online. Are your products handmade, vintage, or crafting tools? They better be!

WordPress eCommerce: Why Use Woocommerce for an Online Store

The Wordpress eCommerce solution, Woocommerce, is a great option for an online store. Learn about the reasons it may or may not be good for your business.