Tara Hornor has a degree in English and has found her niche writing about marketing, advertising, branding, graphic design, and desktop publishing. She is a Senior Editor for Creative Content Experts, a company that specializes in guest blogging and building backlinks. In addition to her writing career, Tara also enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.

Tara's articles

  1. 31 Fantastic Resources for Logo Design and Inspiration

    Time to design some logos? Stuck staring at a blank artboard (for you Illustrator buffs)? Or maybe your company wants to keep logo design in-house (gulp!) and the task has fallen to you. Designing a logo can be intimidating, even if you have designed a few before. A logo is what represents a company; it […]

  2. 30 Most Popular CSS Websites of 2011

    With 2011 done and gone, it is time to break out some reviews of what the year had to offer. To pay homage to the 2012 election process, I thought it would be interesting to see the the difference between popular designs and (albeit subjectively) good designs – because we all know there’s often very […]

  3. DesignFestival: When and How to Update Your Logo Successfully

    Updating a logo can be an intimidating task. A logo is the iconic image that the public associates with your company, so changing this figure can be almost devastating if not done in the right way or at the right time. So many businesses have made over their logo and received a barrage of criticism from customers. Yet there comes a time for almost any business when updating a logo cannot be ignored

  4. When and How to Update Your Logo Successfully

    Updating a logo can be an intimidating task. A logo is the iconic image that the public associates with your company, so changing this figure can be almost devastating if not done in the right way or at the right time. So many businesses have made over their logo and received a barrage of criticism from customers. […]

  5. DesignFestival: 30 HDR Photographs Of Vehicles

    We love our hot rods so why not show them off in HDR?! Due to the boxy, yet sleek form of car and truck bodies, not to mention the reflective paint jobs, vehicles create interesting images unlike any other. Some car enthusiasts utilize HDR imaging to amplify the creative paint on their car by oversaturating the colors to achieve vibrant, playful portrails. Why HDR? Human eyes are designed to capture a vast range of values within the visible light spectrum and can adapt to changing light conditions

  6. 30 HDR Photographs Of Vehicles

    We love our hot rods so why not show them off in HDR?! Due to the boxy, yet sleek form of car and truck bodies, not to mention the reflective paint jobs, vehicles create interesting images unlike any other. Some car enthusiasts utilize HDR imaging to amplify the creative paint on their car by oversaturating the colors […]

  7. DesignFestival: 20 Stunning Photoshop Tutorials Every Designer Needs

    Photoshop tutorials are everywhere, but good Photoshop tutorials can be hard to find. Designers often have trouble finding enough time to design the many projects that come across their desks, which means they are usually short on the time needed to search for excellent tutorials to improve their skills. The goal of the following collection is to provide a shortcut to twenty tutorials that are worth your time. Keep exploring, though, and let me know about others that you have enjoyed! This roundup starts with the beautiful interesting stuff

  8. 20 Stunning Photoshop Tutorials Every Designer Needs

    Photoshop tutorials are everywhere, but good Photoshop tutorials can be hard to find. Designers often have trouble finding enough time to design the many projects that come across their desks, which means they are usually short on the time needed to search for excellent tutorials to improve their skills. The goal of the following collection […]

  9. DesignFestival: 18 Great Stripe Generators and Textures on the Web

    Stripes are a great way to create some energy in your background or just give your designs some texture. This collection gives you two sets of tools: generators and images. The stripe generators allow you to create and download repeatable stripe patterns right out of the browser. These are great for simple stripe patterns and quick design if you don’t have the software to create your own stripe patterns, making them perfect for use in any design project.

  10. 18 Great Stripe Generators and Textures on the Web

    Stripes are a great way to create some energy in your background or just give your designs some texture. This collection gives you two sets of tools: generators and images. The stripe generators allow you to create and download repeatable stripe patterns right out of the browser. These are great for simple stripe patterns and […]