PE DD Week: A DD is not an award, but a feature.A DD is not an award but an art feature.There. I said it. A DD is not a prestigious award that will change your life drastically, it's just a 24h feature. But why is it so important to make this distinction? It's just a way of naming something and therefore should not be of great importance, yet it makes all the difference in how people perceive a DD.On the importance of terminologyAs mentioned in the intro, the biggest problem when it comes to Daily Deviations arises with the choice of words used to describe what a Daily Deviaton is. When you call it an award, people will automatically assume that the Daily Deviation is the cream of the crop of every deviation posted ever on this site and that no art featured after it should be able to be perceived as "worse". However, when you call it a feature, most people are fine with the picked deviations and don't even hold them to the high standards of living up and
Contacting the deviantART Help DeskThe unofficial tutorialFrançais: Contacter le service d'aide de deviantART.Suomi: Yhteydenotot deviantARTin Help DeskiinOther language? Watch #InternationalFAQ Can you translate? Please feel free!Where to find the Help Desk?On any dA page, go to the very bottom and click "Help & FAQ" (which looks like this).To the left, click "Contact the Help Desk" (
Project Educate: The Groups DirectoryWhilst there are lots of fantastic groups out there on deviantART it is sometimes really hard to pick out which ones to join and which ones do the things that You are interested in. Don't forget you can always browse Groups too. Later on this week Echostar08 is going to introduce dALinkSystem and hopefully give a bit more information on how you can get involved. But right now JamminJo has put together a Groups Directory to give you a guide to what's hot... at the end is a condensed list to make it a quick and easy read when you want to refer back to this blog. Enjoy! Groups that Challenge :icondaily-drawing: Artblock? Bored? Need practice?Daily-Drawing is founded by the very lovely IridescentStardust and gives you a topic to draw every day so that you'll always have something to challenge you! Any form of art is allowed - which is what makes this group fant
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