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Why NOT to Join Online Design Contests

I heard that a few of my Filipino designer  friends joined an online web design contest. I never made any comment because I was just not in the mood to debate and argue at the time. I have never joined a design contest online since instinctively I felt it would not be right or beneficial […]

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When to use JPG, GIF, and PNG

Generally, graphic files are identified by their file extension: GIF graphics have a .gif extension, JPG graphics have a .jpg extension, and PNGs have a .png extension. These three formats are popular because they are compression-based formats — meaning that they take up less space and require much less time to download than other uncompressed […]