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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Minimalistic website design: features, advantages and disadvantages
In the past few years, web design has alternately reigned in a flat style, now a skeuomorphism, now a material one, then again a flat one ... All of these…

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Advanced CSS: Using Sass Maps for UI Components
Sass is a great and very popular CSS preprocessor. If you are not familiar with it, take a look at these lessons. Associative arrays (Maps) are an extremely underrated feature…

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Working with empty space: why emptiness affects design so much

in web design, empty spaces include areas without text and images. It can be said that this is “visual silence”. For our design to function, it is necessary to correctly combine the empty space with the one used.

What did you notice? Of course, Rowan’s incredible wit. But have you noticed how he uses silence to make people laugh? This technique is called comic timing, one of the most important skills that a successful comedian should possess.

Imagine Rowan Atkinson’s performance without these pauses. Not very funny, because it is silence that makes a joke funny. This silence has a very important task. Continue reading

Blog Design: Layout Workshop

The topic of today’s post is blog design. We will have a practical lesson, so get ready for independent work, there is no planned vacation 🙂 Why is the master class on the example of a blog? Yes, probably because the blog provides an unlimited field for imagination. Thanks to the development of accessible platforms and templates, copyright blogs have expanded into the web like rabbits, increasing their numbers simply exponentially every day. And we will make our own unique design. Go!
1. Preparation and organization of groups.
We will work on a white canvas measuring 950 by 1600 px. After you set the guides, the width can be increased to 1200 px, so it will be more convenient. Very often, after creating a blog design in psd, you get a huge number of layers that are not easy to figure out. If the inexperienced master will make up the layout, then additional work can not be avoided, you will remake and chew him every fig.

We will prepare in advance and divide all our layers into folders / groups. We will name them according Continue reading

How to start making money as a web designer on the Internet?

From the author: hello friends! Web design training, like any other profession, is gradual. At first it’s just a hobby, which then under certain circumstances can turn into the meaning of life. And if your favorite business also brings income, we can say that a person was definitely not mistaken in choosing a profession. In this article I will try to answer the question of how to start making money as a web designer and how realistic this is.
The article does not contain a “formula for success”, but rather is psychological and philosophical in nature. But I really hope that this information will help you answer the main question about whether you really want to do web design or Continue reading

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