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Did you neglect your about me page on your site?  If so, you’re not unlike many designers. For some reason, after all is said and done, the about me page gets the design shaft and sits on the sidelines while the rest of the site shines, hopefully not anymore. The beauty and importance of an about page lies its ability to grant visitors a glimpse into who you are in detail and design.  A click to your About page is a sign of a willingness to be well-informed.  It’s not often that you’ll get such a captive audience, so the opportunity should not be taken for granted.  The main objective for an About page is to present a memorable and worthwhile experience for the readers.  …

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Who wants to deal with Advertising? As a designer it may be the last thing on your mind, and customers tend to want to eliminate it from websites altogether. However, advertising plays a big part in the way the web works, and designers need to know the facts. Since many site owners spend a large amount of time and money on attractive websites, they look to advertising to recoup any losses, and let’s not ignore the advertisers themselves. They of course have a marketing agenda and are sometimes willing to pay hefty sums to get it accomplished. It’s always a good idea to know the facts about a thing before deciding whether to use it or not. In this post, will delve deeper into the …

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Ever wondered what’s the current state of navigation in the design world? Every once in a while, it’s good to take a look at the trends and conventions of certain design elements just to be sure your design is on target with modern demands. Though many designers spend most of their time trying to carve their own paths, learning trends can serve as a powerful guide for making strong design choices. In the case of navigation, such an essential element of design deserves all the design planning and attention possible. A look at current trends can only enhance the design of this central element of a site. In this post, we’ll discover the current trends in navigation design. Many of these trends are new, but …

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Script fonts provide incredible beauty and taste to any design. However, some designers find it difficult sometimes articulating the correct font to meet their specific needs. It has been a universal cry. In response here are some intelligent ideas of script fonts for which the option is yours to combine skill with creativity as you invent that unique web page or web site. Among the font types presented in this article are Cream Puff, Ginga, Ball Park, Angel Tears,  Carrington; and Dirty and Classic. These are the mere tip of the ice berg in relation to fonts that are out there on the market. Here are some of the most popular ones from which you can blend in projecting the variety. Ginga This unique demonstration …

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You may be contemplating what a fascinating title! Do no let this alarm you because experts in the web designing industry have posited that in the same way people are born and die similarly design emerge and submerge overtime. They are referred to as web zombies and will be addressed in the following paragraphs. Do not become afraid that they will not invade your web space like viruses to cause harm, but he rather becomes comfortable with the idea that these are guidelines. Actually, they are pointing every designer to a way out of the web designing grave where modern science and technology have unfortunately found itself. Nature of the beast The beast in web technology represents an interpretation of source codes found on a …

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It is known that language is universal transcending culture as well as scientific technology. Web language is peculiar in itself. The following pages of this document are expected to articulate web languages in such a way to provide distinct features for which it can be decoded. This decoding embraces underlining the various languages available to the designer and projecting where they can most appropriately be used. Too many cooks Too many cooks, is a colloquial expression denoting an input of too many strategies or strategists. Usually, they spoil the design because often time is not spent in collaborating ideas neither energies. In today’s world of web technology diversity is a well known implication in the interaction between web designer and user. As such, the ever …

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It is awesome to realize that in web designing collaboration is as necessary as in any other discipline.  It breathes awareness that all aspects of the job require an orderly dispensation of goals, which must be integrated for success. Really, it is unbelievable that many designers are not conscious of how to actively collaborate with others and features contained in the design itself. Knowing the Stake Holders No project can be a success without understanding the value of stake holders. In web designing culture they range from being actual users, investors or just interest groups. Their importance to establishing the perfect web site culture cannot be overemphasized. Therefore, their input must be cherished and encouraged. Advantages and disadvantages of involvement Sure enough there are advantages …

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The vital question which may be asked is what designing by numbers means to web designers? According to the experts designing by numbers do not just relate to numerical denominations indicating features on a web page. In reality, it is answering the what, why, and how of the design structure. What The implications of ‘what’ are enormous. It is the actual undertaking which could be a vividly outlined masterpiece either on paper or within the mind’s eye. What is it that must be placed on a web page as a design? What content should be applied? What Illustrations are to be used? What graphic infiltrations are most appropriate as supporting material? These are pertinent to the “What” scenario that must be adequately addressed for simplicity. …

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Well, I have had another lovely pottering in the garden. I think my young helper is going to end up as a horticulturist. He really is full of ideas and innovations for the garden. We are going to be building a stand on which numerous areas for birds will be positioned. He insists it’s good for the garden to have lots of birds, and I guess he is right. They sure are pretty to watch. So later today I am off to buy the necessary timbers and hangers.  He had it all mapped out for me with sizes and all. Speaking of design let’s get back to the books, I am suggesting to you. Helen Armstrong Helen offers you the book she has written called …

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Textures add beauty to many designs. However, it takes a great degree of expertise to create designs, which are consistent with themes, content and graphics. Actually, it has been said that texture gives the design that unique look which adds its distinctiveness. This article offers some designs, which have stood out above others and can be highlighted as the creativity of the inventor is credited. BAHUR78 As is being depicted in this design the texture displays a moving color between light cream to brown. The layout supports this as it would appear that the designer’s intention was to have visitors browse through the design without any distractive heaviness. The theme is rather visible with an obvious texture selection immediately pointing users to the website theme …

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