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A design may look great but what you should really ask yourself is what it communicates. In order to answer this question, we should reason beyond the aesthetic value of the design. You should not design just for the sake of it. You should find meaning and purpose for the work you do. The design should be a reflection of your individuality through the clients’ specification. As a designer, you are supposed to answer the question on meaning. So how do you go about this challenge without running the risk of being irrelevant? To answer this question, one basic factor that you should be aware of is that content is everything when it comes to web design. The time you spent in weaving those codes …

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If you have developed an aesthetically satisfying website, which has superior content, and is ready to go online. What else could you probably need? Majority of website owners think that the work is over but in truth, it is just the beginning of a new ending. Just developing the website is not enough, as presenting it properly is the main concern. There are questions that one should ask himself/herself when launching a website, and the main should be on the reception.  All your work could be futile if it is not received well by the intended audience. It is human nature to be excited when we have something new to share and we are likely to forget the fundamentals and procedures required when going through …

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The term “Browsing” has now evolved immensely depending upon the internet connectivity. You know that an internet browser is the bridge between you and the world of internet. Precisely, what we discuss here in this article will not be about any specific browser or some kind of browser war but will show the essential features in a browser to qualify as the best one. As a new user to the internet, you want genuine user friendly support, and any smart Joe will look for the simplest forms of browsing complexities. Developers and designers presented a core to the world in terms of generating a positive response from the crowd. Still desirable attributes do not formulate cohesively to produce a single consortium. This article will discuss …

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In design industry, building a reputation is the main thing. Reputation can be maintained with effective branding. There are various clients, who want freelancers or designers to work on their design for a long time. This is possible because of branding. Branding gives you the opportunity to put your name higher in the list of favorites. There are various designers and developers in this world, but everybody is not successful and the main reason is branding. If you want to increase your brand value, then your brand should get connected with the present target audience. In bigger organizations, it takes several hours and long meetings to connect your brand with the target audience. Below given points will help you in getting better results regarding branding. …

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Nowadays, many of us feel tired with our present jobs. We easily get annoyed by our bosses, who constantly yell at us. Job is definitely boring, and if given a chance everybody would like to open their own business. The main thing, which attracts everybody towards self employment, is freedom of work. You can work from your house without getting controlled by your boss any more. You can also work with some trusted co-workers, who can help you in gaining reputation in the market. Self employment is the latest trend in market and everybody wants to start their own business and make their fortune as businessmen. Below given points will definitely help you in setting your own business. Tips for setting up a home- business …

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There has been an increase in complexity when it comes to search engine optimization. The shift has been overwhelming even for experienced web designers and developers. There are some emerging trends, which are tailored to overcome the hurdles of search engine optimization. The year 2012 is seen as a year of immense opportunities especially in the web design field. The internet has set a level, so you need to and there are intuitive and user friendly designs that are always cropping up. In order to gauge the credibility and quality of designs, we need to keep some important points in mind. 1. Interactive Design What we perceive and see, forms the basis of our interaction. It gives that personal touch to things. This should be …

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As a designers, if you want to excel in this competitive job market, you need an excellent design portfolio. A great portfolio is the best weapon that designers can use to attract bigger projects and clients as it outlines your best work and skills. The portfolio enables prospective customers to know what the designer has to offer and their capabilities, and this make them trust you with your their projects. So as a designer, you need to focus on creating a captivating portfolio to impress clients, a dreadful portfolio may be the key factor to the designer’s downfall. There are some general errors that most designers make when they are promoting their portfolios. However, there are ways in which they can rectify these errors. One …

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There are various freelancers working for more than one clients. These freelancers are not limited to any particular type of work or client, they are very comfortable with any kind of work that they have been offered. Especially, designers and developers are not having any fixed clients, they take work related to designing from any client, because their main aim is to increase their income. Not only designers, but writers are also having the same mentality. However,  the main question is that whether this working method is right or not. Some experts believe that this system will give you good income in your starting days, but later it will diversify your focus. The wrong way to do your job Many freelancers think that they will …

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Problem solving is the essence of the website designing. As a web-designer, you can’t only get inspiration from web galleries but you can also find solutions from other people’s problems. This argument is mainly dedicated to upcoming designers who are fond of looking at inspirational design galleries to incorporate the same effect in their own projects, rather than creating new trends. Not all designs brings solutions to your problems When you get a project, you want to know more about the client. Usually, the act of digging into clients thoughts so as know what are they expecting from the project is considered harmless. Even though harmless, you should avoid it by all means because it might cause trouble sometimes. There is psychological possibility that it …

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Design and web industry is changing rapidly. Every time you think you know it all, there is something new. When this happens, you often get frustrated as you will be forced to adjust to the contemporary issues at hand. So, you need to be prepare to accept these issues and new trends. So let’s have a look at some useful skills and techniques, which can help you out and take your career as a designer to the next level. 1. Performance This is one of the key that will lead to your success as long as you are consistent and diligent in your field of expertise. The high performance that manifests from within, and this will reflect in the websites you create. The industry requires …

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