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Before you begin your journey to the top of your career as a web designer, you need to understand the basic principles of creating such projects. Do not immediately run headlong into a graphic editor and smear your creative ideas on canvas.
Design development for the site begins with a smile defining the information model of the project and the formation of its approximate graphic model. The purpose of the Internet resource may be the sale of goods or the provision of any services. In this case, the design structure should be aimed at the convenience of moving around the catalog with products and provoking the visitor to a purchase. Continue reading
Photoshop and web design
98% of web design projects begin with the creation of functional layouts for future sites, and almost all of them are now drawn in Photoshop. What is a layout?
The site’s design layout is a prototype of an Internet resource (portal, blog, trading platform, etc.), its individual page, landing page, graphic image with drawn details of various levels. A picture can be general, or it can give enough detail about all the structural content of the site, navigation, and even information content.
Ideally, the output should be a multilayer layout that is completely ready for layout and coding. Website design in Photoshop has a number of Continue reading
What is a modular grid?
I will explain with an example familiar to you. Open any paper book. You see, the text passing through the entire width of the page, excluding margins? So, here is a typical single-column layout. Now look at a magazine or newspaper. In a magazine, information is traditionally divided into two columns, and in a newspaper, into three or four, or even more.
In general, web design inherited quite a lot of different “tricks” from printing design. These are the principles of working with fonts, and composition rules, and modules. Business card sites and presentation sites may well be content with a single-column structure, home pages with a two-column structure, more complex information projects should, accordingly, have a more complex and thoughtful layout.
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