22 Feb

Resizing an image in Adobe Photoshop »

When you need to resize an image in Adobe Photoshop for use on a website or for print output, a proper understanding of pixel resolution is essential.

13 Oct

Your Guide to Perfect Social Media Images »

We look at how to best edit and optimise the images you post to three of the major social media channels: Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

08 Aug

Three Essential Elements of Visual Advertising »

In this article, we explore the decisions and techniques that lie behind three essential elements of visual advertising: composition, rhythm and colour.

20 May

Remove an Image Background in Photoshop »

In this tutorial, we’re going to cover one of the most straight-forward background removal tools to get to grips with: the Magic Wand Tool

16 Apr

All Change at Platform »

Platform’s dedicated training studios have undergone something of a makeover, with a big investment in our technology too.

23 Mar

Your Essential Guide to the House Style Guide »

Your house style defines who you are as a brand and fulfils several important jobs. Whatever your company size, you need a house style guide.

10 Dec

Productivity Tips for Graphic Designers »

Raise your graphic design game with these time-saving, work-enhancing, output-boosting productivity tips from leading designers.

23 Jul

What to Look For in an Adobe Training Provider »

There are a lot of Adobe training providers to choose from – so how can you be sure that you are choosing the right one for your needs?

12 May

7 Essential Design Tips »

We all know that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but there are some essential rules and design considerations that every designer should follow

19 Mar

A Brief History of InDesign »

How did Adobe’s InDesign overturn the long held dominance of QuarkXPress to become the world’s favourite desktop publishing software?