11

December

Fluid Win! Set AI to ACTUAL “Actual Size”

I’ve gone down a lot of rabbit holes over the years in my quest for (read: obsession over) design efficiency, and many

06

November

Decision Fatigue Makes a (Creative) Body Drag

We Fluid Designers use all sorts of tricks to remove time and energy from non-​​​​creative tasks so that we can devote

17

October

Automation Station:
Quick press-​​ready file export

The Automation Station series offers tips for using actions and macros to speed up various aspects of your design workf

22

June

NEW! FREE! The FD Efficiency Pack 1.0 Just Dropped

Get ready to work better. I’m thrilled to finally be able to offer a robust package of efficiency-​​​​bolstering de

30

September

FD Tip of the Week: Edit Like a Hacker with Fluid...

Wait, back up. Did you just use your mouse to move the cursor five words to the left? Don’t be a sucker. A wide varie

19

September

Tip: Locating/​generating Logos for Disorganized Clients

Anyone who has been a professional designer for more than two days has had to wade through one of the following scenario

11

September

FD Tip of the Week: Quick Greeking in Illustrator

Posted to the web by an anonymous source… In Illustrator you can use a text file and an Action to quickly get placehol

27

August

TIP: Super-​​Quick Color Grabs with Sip

As a designer/​​developer who creates slightly more web than print pieces, I can’t live without Sip now that I’ve d