The history of web design: from the Stone Age to the era of modern technology
Despite the fact that in the era of the development of web design, the first web pages were just text with links, and you could only dream of a variety…

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Best Photoshop Plugins for Web Design
Go beyond Photoshop We don’t try to eloquently declare that plugins are our everything, especially since for beginner web designers it’s more important to directly study the wide possibilities of…

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Website framework, or modular grid in web design
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,…

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Web design basics. Analysis of the main blocks on the site

A true web design master 2.0 should be able to surprise people with innovative thinking and a creative approach to solving tasks. However, this does not mean that you need to poke into the background of the site of flying dragons in order to attract the attention of users.

People come to the site not to see designer strokes on the canvas, but for the content. Therefore, your thoughts should be directed entirely to the development of competent usability. The basics of successful web design are usability and aesthetics. Until this idea pierces your heart like Cupid’s arrow, the love of a good customer, alas, cannot be found.

If you have been boiling for a long time in the career of a web designer, you probably know that one of the most important roles in creating a convenient site is played by the competent design of blocks (modules). They are the structural elements of a web page. The standard modular grid consists of a navigation menu, Continue reading

Landing design: how to make a capture page

What is a landing page?
The concept of landing page, as, in principle, the landing design, came to us relatively recently, according to the official version from the USA, 10-12 years ago. In fact, this is a one-page selling website created for the sole purpose of preparing and bringing potential customers to purchase a product or service.

Customers visiting these landing pages are referred to as leads. Also, the “lead” can be said about the application made from the site, pre-order, that is, about the active action that the page calls for.

In professional slang, the terms “capture page” or “landing page” are more often used. In fact, these are synonyms, we will use them without any differences. Continue reading

Does web design need education?

The profession of web designer is now becoming one of the most sought after. Every month, thousands of new people with burning eyes appear who think that this is their vocation for life.

However, half of them merge at the first difficulties, another part of professional professionals reaches a certain level in knowledge, and then they stand in one place in development, as a result of which they earn a penny, and at the same time they have a million sense of self-worth.

Only a few, those who are in constant improvement, manage to reach a good, stable income. However, Continue reading

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What is web design and what does it eat?
When I ask new friends about how I earn my bread, I have to answer twice. At first, it sounds proudly from my lips: “Web designer”, which flies to me…

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Does web design need education?
The profession of web designer is now becoming one of the most sought after. Every month, thousands of new people with burning eyes appear who think that this is their…

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Web Layout 101: How to Get the Most Out of the Top Right
From the author: studies of user behavior showed that the upper right corner of the site attracts the least attention. This is a common reflection of our reading habits. We…

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Features of the profession and key responsibilities of a web designer
To make it easier to understand the main tasks of the representative of this craft, for a start it is worth considering its basic definition. The profession of "web designer"…

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