Transitions Are Underway, Plus A Few Tool Updates

Introducing Squid.io: A New Home for TurboSquid Artists If you’ve tried to log into your Artist Dashboard lately, you may have noticed a few changes. We’ve taken a significant step in the migration of the TurboSquid artist experience to the new Squid.io infrastructure through this first step of integrating the sites more closely. NOTE: This is not a rebranding of TurboSquid. …

Squid.io Materials Look Great On PixelSquid

We now have over 3,000 products live on PixelSquid! Thank you for all your hard work and congratulations for hitting such an exciting milestone. We can’t wait to see what you guys will create next. In the meantime, we’d like to show you what some of your fellow artists have accomplished with the Materials Library. These products– now live on …

PixelSquid vs. Normal Stock Photo Sites

We’re sure you all have seen it by now – PixelSquid.com is finally live! We’ve been working on this for a long time, so we’re very excited to users signing up and experimenting with the content. If you’ve been waiting for the release to start submitting content, the moment that you’ve been waiting for is finally here. Before you start …

Splashy New Home Page and My Products Makes It To Squid.io

If you’ve been visiting PixelSquid.com, then you likely have noticed that the primary landing page has been the search results page. That has now changed. We’ve completed another piece of the massive puzzle involved in building a completely new site – the new home page! Below is a sneak peak, click the image to check out the live page. All we can say …

Lots of Library Items and a Bright Idea

We now have over 1,000 items in our Asset Library! Be sure to check out the newest items and keep building great things. We would also love to give a shout out to artist shop3ds. Over the week, we noticed that this artist has published the same models in both their TurboSquid and PixelSquid catalogs— giving these assets double the …

New Users Means New Questions PLUS Some Very Impactful .gifs!

Squid.io is now open to all TurboSquid Artists! We’re excited to welcome everyone to look around and get to know the future of TurboSquid publishing. In the last few days, we’ve gotten some great feedback and questions, so we thought we’d address some of the best ones here.

PixelSquid Updates: Introductory Pricing

PixelSquid is now on the fast track to launch. This week, we saw a number of updates to the functionality of the site. We are also working on e-commerce capabilities. You may have noticed that all of the products on the site are now displaying a price of $10. As we ramp up for a customer-facing launch, we are working out both …

Updates to PixelSquid.com

As you may have noticed, we have made a few changes to PixelSquid.com. Not the least of these changes is the creation of account logins that are no longer connected to a TurboSquid account. (Check your inbox for an email with the subject “PixelSquid Beta Email Login” for details.) The site is still only accessible to a small number of …

PixelSquid Spinner Submission Process

This tutorial will introduce you to the creation and submission process for creating a Spinner for Squid.io.   Please refer to the three sections below when creating your Spinner: Setting Up the Spinner  - Create Product - Review Process 1 Setting Up the Spinner 1.1 Install TurboSquid Tools You will need to download and install the tools that will enable you to create a Spinner.  Watch ...

Updates and Uploads: Easing the Spec Plus Tool Tweaks

As Squid.io continues to evolve, updates are happening fast and furiously. In an effort to keep your email inbox light, we will post Squid.io changes and updates to the blog. Spec UpdateThe biggest change to hit the site since our last email update has been to the the PixelSquid Spec. We received feedback from many artists about the difficulty of resetting ...