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…

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Custom CSS Properties
A Ashley Nolan poll in November 2016 showed that 84% of front-end developers use a CSS preprocessor. At the same time, developers consider variables to be the most useful preprocessor…

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Visual Regression Testing with PhantomCSS
If you worked on large, serious projects, you probably already felt the importance of automated testing during the development process. Depending on experience, this awareness may come suddenly like a…

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Composition in web design, or what Photoshop tutorials are silent about

Surely, you often have to visit sites that, at first glance, seem to be like nothing – both the pictures are beautiful and the text is folding, however, they lack some kind of logic, completeness, or something. And all because the owners of such sites, most likely, did not bother with the laws of composition – the art of organizing the elements of the site, combining and arranging them in their places.

Oh, that brain …
Our brain has the ability to instantly perceive information and create visual connections. I will explain with examples. Below you see two circles.

You immediately found a way to distinguish between them, right? But the task is more complicated for you. Continue reading

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Basic web design elements. How to create an effective website thanks to them?
For the construction of any building requires certain building materials. As a rule, for each type of structure they constantly remain the same, only the shape and general design of…

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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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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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Best One-Page Website Designs (Landing Page)
An illiterate landing page to which new users are directed can lead to the depreciation of the entire advertising company. If you want to build a successful and carefree career…

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