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The Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Great Designer (Part 2 of 3)

Use your tools to work smarter, not harder

Illustration: Timo Kuilder

Note: This entire article is tool agnostic. That is, it doesn’t matter if you use Sketch, Figma, Adobe XD, or Microsoft Paint, these tips will help you.




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