Graphic Design Speak:

Tips, Advice and Jargon Defined for Non-Graphic Designers

By Tess McCabe


Graphic Design Speak explains in layperson’s terms some common areas of graphic design technology and terminology that can cause confusion to non-designers, or anyone who wears many hats in their business. Colour, paper sizes, fonts, file types, image sourcing and resolution are all covered. Graphic Design Speak will help fill the gaps in your knowledge and provide a grasp of some of the key technical aspects of creating usable, sustainable graphic design outcomes – whether you’re DIYing your design, working with a professional, or a combination of both.