Jess Hooper
I'm a Content Editor for Tuts+, and a serial dabbler. You can find me online or on my website. Say hello!
  • Photo & Video
    Envato Stories Meets Tuts+ Instructor Jordy VandeputJordy 3 1s
    Earlier this year we sent two Envato staff around the world in 80 days. Their mission: to tell the stories of Envato's global community. They met up with Tuts+ Instructor Jordy Vandeput to find out why he loves to teach, how he stays motivated, and his advice for anyone who wants to learn a new skill. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    New Tuts+ Email Preference CentrePreview
    Tuts+ publishes tutorials and courses on a vast range of topics, which can make it hard to keep track of what’s new if you’re looking to learn new skills in just one niche area. We’ve just released an important update to our email preference centre to make sure that we’re sending you emails that are relevant to the things you want to learn.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    10 Tips on How to Write a PitchWriting a pitch
    Pitching ain’t easy. Here are some tips to help you put your best foot forward when it comes to sending in a pitch, direct from the Tuts+ editorial team.Read More…
  • Code
    Our First Ever Community Coworking Space: Chicago, June 7th 2014Envatolive 1
    On the 7th of June (2014) Envato is taking over the Catalyst Ranch in Chicago, to run our first ever pop-up co-working space for the Tuts+, Marketplaces and Studio communities. If you’ve ever wanted to rub shoulders with an Envato Marketplaces elite author, meet Tuts+ Editorial Manager David Appleyard, or simply spend a day working and learning with like-minded creative people—this is your chance!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Introducing the New Tuts+Consolidation2 905
    Today marks a big milestone in the Tuts+ history books. After our launch in 2007, the Tuts+ network expanded rapidly into 16 individual sites including the subscription-based Tuts+ Premium. Today we’ve finally brought it all back to one platform and brand, after a year-long consolidation process.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Interview with Echoic Sound Designers Dave and Tom400x277
    I had the opportunity to chat with Tom Gilbert and David Johnston of Bristol sound design studio Echoic, who collaborated with Syndrome Studio to create the opening title and ident for Pause Fest 2014. Echoic are based in Bristol, and have an eclectic style that combines inventive processes and unusual instruments with a focus on collaboration between visual and sound design.Read More…
  • Code
    Tuts+ Tidbits: New Design, New Faces, New Free CoursesPhoto thumb resize
    Here’s the scoop on what’s been going on this month on Tuts+. New courses, Tuts+ Tees and a new Tuts+ design!Read More…
  • Code
    Monday Morning RoundupShirt preview
    The Tuts+ team are a diverse bunch, with a whole variety of interests and fields of expertise. Here’s a roundup of what’s caught their eye over the weekend. I recommend pairing it with a nice cup of coffee for a bit of first-thing learning.Read More…
  • Code
    Introductions and HellosTuts blog4
    This is the very first post of the new Tuts+ staff blog. Welcome to the maiden voyage! We’re glad you’re here.Read More…