There are times that stand out beyond the regular day to day moments of graphic designers. They are moments of stress as vast as space and annoyance that continues past infinity. Moments that lay in the shadows. Moments that lurk in the darkest pit of a designer’s worst fears. Designers go through their lives wishing and hoping to never experience these moments, but they are as inevitable as the setting of the sun. The following seven graphic design horror stories will bring very real, terrifying nightmares to graphic designers everywhere.
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If a picture is worth 1,000 words, then the value of an interactive design – one that engages its viewer in a branded experience – is immeasurable. Below are our top 3 reasons to make your business-related graphics interactive. (more…)

Lucia Conchello is a talented and energetic designer who is always eager to push her capabilities. Her willingness to take on any type of job and develop it into the best it can be makes her a real asset to our team. Her extensive design expertise has helped SAC Designs expand our creative capabilities. (more…)

SAC Designs has been busy since day one. Based on client jobs archived on our servers, SAC has worked on at least 3,581 projects as of July 5, 2018. With so much creative talents within our team, we can accomplish a wide range of different projects. Check out the stats below to see what this motion, web, and print design studio has worked on so far. (more…)

SAC Designs is often called upon to help local businesses around the Boston and Stoneham MA areas to boost their sales. We do so by improving the design and navigation of their websites, increasing their SEO rankings, creating more of a social media buzz around their business/brand, and assisting in the conversion of online leads to real customers.

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We are excited to announce that Steven Cotroneo of SAC Designs just got featured in @Bostonvoyager Magazine as one of Boston’s hidden gems.
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I began my career about the time Flash animation was just becoming popular. At that time, 85% of the work we created was developed in Flash. Believe it not, I would estimate that about half of our projects involved creating Flash banner ads. We became well-versed in the Flash language, ActionScript, and became pretty well established as a Flash expert in our area. Other design studios would often reach out to us to collaborate with them on their larger Flash projects. (more…)

If you ever find yourself in the midst of a zombie apocalypse, we highly recommend you search high and low for a living, breathing design pro. A good designer can always manage to get you out of any crisis. Throughout their creative careers, designers have learned extensive problem-solving skills that would certainly come in handy in the occasion of a zombie apocalypse. Read on to discover our top 7 reasons why a designer would survive a zombie apocalypse. (more…)

There are a lot of social networks out there, and more popping up every day. Sometimes it’s hard to keep a handle on them all. As a designer I spend hours searching for the right social icons to use for web or print, and once I find them I often spend a good amount of time adjusting color and size to match my designs. (more…)

From building websites functionality and appearance to coding and navigation, there are many steps to consider when designing and developing a website your prospects will love. But some factors weigh more than others. Having worked on sites for both small startups and large corporations over the years, we have developed a sweet list of essential steps to ensure a successful site. (more…)