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
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 from the other side: “Um, web design – what is this?”
Then I have to explain what is included in my responsibilities, but in the end it all comes down to a simplified version, they say, I create websites, gentlemen. After another similar answer, I wanted to delve deeper into this topic and explain in detail to people what was what.
I propose today to understand together what web design is, to understand its key stages and basic principles. As a bonus to beginners, I will add information on how to start a career as a web designer, as 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