Before mentioning about graphic designing, please have a look on other skills of FreeLancers:
Graphic Designing Meaning
Do you know what Graphic Designing is?
If you don’t have any idea, you’ve come to right place. So, Graphic design is the art, profession and academic discipline whose activity consists of projecting visual communications intended to transmit specific ideas to social groups, with specific objectives.
So, what does a graphic designer do?
Graphic designer basically creates cartoonistic image, vector image, makes drawing on website, prototypes, blueprint, illustration, logo for any brand, banner art on fb page, etc.
Why should you be a graphic designer?
When you’ll be a graphic designer your work will never stop as it is in great demand in today’s world for example- even if anyone opens a shop he’ll need banner and posters so, he’ll need a graphic designer. The work of a graphic designer is mentioned above and it evolves and improves with time. Designing also boosts the problem solving skills and creativity is crucial for any type of work. Steve Jobs of Apple once said: “It’s in Apple’s DNA that technology alone is not enough. It’s technology married with the liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields the results that make our hearts sing.”
Graphic designing company from where can you get job
Basically there are three websites-
- 99design.com:- This website is especially for designers and there are two ways to get money :-
- you can make project for your clients, and
- A contest is conducted for the logo of company and all the designers compete and that contest and the one with best design will get the reward money.
- freelancer.com:– projects are given along with their salaries.
- upwork:- you have to simply work for your clients and you’ll be paid for it.
You’ll earn depending on your skill.
Graphic Designing Software
- Adobe Photoshop- One of the strongest photo editor of market. Its uses range from the full-featured editing of large batches of photos to creating intricate digital paintings and drawings that mimic those done by hand.
- Adobe XD- It is a creative and easy-to-use vector-based designing platform that gives you with the tools you need to craft.
- Adobe Illustrator- When you want to make logos, cards,etc. you can go with it. If you’re making design then you will have to give illustration also and for that you can use it.You can learn anyone but I’ll suggest you should go with photoshop first.
How to use Graphic designing softwares?
Now, you know about the software, after downloading it how will you use it !
You can learn from youtube but it is difficult to find professional and complete course there. If you find a course on YouTube then you can go for it otherwise you can learn from Udemy. Udemy is a website where you can get courses for this.
After reading, you would have some questions like is degree required?
The answer is no( if you’re doing it for part time, only rating is seen).
The answer is yes( if you want to choose it as your carrier)
Is Certificate Required?
No, what matters is your skill only.
Graphic Designer Salary
It takes time, at first you should create your own image with your skills, clients will see your work and depending on your work you’ll be paid.The average salary for a graphic designer is ₹ 16,951 per month in India. It is the average salary, if you are good in this field then only you have to impress your clients and nothing more than that and you’ll get according to your wish only.
After reading this some of you will want to go with you but many of you will think about money, I know but I’ll say if you’re really really interested and you know you can then please go for it because
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”