Web Design

Web Design
July 21, 2016 /

Content First Web Design: What It’s About and How to Get Started

Telling a web designer to work on your site without giving them the content is like telling an interior designer to work on your living room before you buy an apartment.

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Web Design
June 23, 2016 /

9 Most Common Mistakes of Beginner Web Designers + How to Avoid Them

Web design is one of those careers where knowing what *not to* do is often more valuable than knowing what *to* do.

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Web Design
May 12, 2016 /

Print Design to Web Design: How to Transition and What Skills Translate Directly

Undoubtedly, as web designers, we can still learn a lot from print design and adopt many of its principles to our projects. After all, when first websites came along, our print experience was the only thing we had. From there, it kept evolving and evolving, into the standards that we have today.

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Web Design
May 10, 2016 /

Part 1: How to Conduct a Basic Accessibility Audit on Your Site

It can seem overwhelming, but there are a few simple things you can do to evaluate your site’s accessibility. Many different types of people need to use the web. Not everyone is using technology in the same way. It is crucial to design for a range of abilities and assistive technologies, to make sure that people do not experience barriers to using your site.

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Web Design
April 28, 2016 /

Experts Weigh In: Is Flat Design Making The Web Boring?

Flat design is everywhere: from your neighbor’s blog to your grocery store’s website. The trend rejects real life textures and flashy animations; instead, we get simple shapes, colors, and a distinctly ‘digital’ look.

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Web Design
April 21, 2016 /

The Importance of Whitespace in Web Design

Whitespace can be exceptionally beneficial when used right. Let’s talk about whitespace both in terms of the methodology of working with it, and some basic technical how-to (but not in a too hands-on-tools kind of way).

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