Graphic design platforms are a huge growth market for businesses.

They are used by hundreds of thousands of designers across the globe, with companies in more than 30 countries spending tens of millions of dollars on their development.

For many designers, these platforms are the primary way to gain exposure for their work, but they can also be very difficult to navigate.

A new article in The Next Web looks at some of the best resources available to get designers on their way.

We recommend that you take a look at the following resources for getting started.

Learn more about how to design your own graphic design platform with The Next Tech: 1.

Graphic Design Platforms (via TechCrunch) 2.

A Beginner’s Guide to Graphic Design (via Designers Guild) 3.

Creating Your Own Graphic Design Software (via Software Designer) 4.

A Graphic Design Professional (via Graphic Design Professionals) 5.

A Guide to the Digital Graphic Design Industry (via Coda) 6.

How to Build a Design Business from the Ground Up (via Designer’s Digest) 7.

The Definitive Guide to Digital Graphic Arts (via Digital Graphic Artists) 8.

Why I started my own Graphic Design company (via The Next Developer) 9.

The Ultimate Guide to Designing Digital Graphic Works (via Studio 3D) 10.

Why Designing Web Design Is Hard (via Web Design) 11.

Designing a Web-based Marketing Campaign (via Creative Agency) 12.

The Most Important Advice You Should Learn Before You Start Your Own Company (via Fast Company)