With all the time spent painstakingly completely projects in front of a computer, it’s easy to forget a designer’s work doesn’t always have to be digital. Billboards, storefronts, pamphlets, brochures, printed banners and even those wonderfully tacky restroom signs in themed restaurants—all are the work of professional designers. Although the online world is certainly fertile […]
There’s no question that the web is the future. It still is the information superhighway that easily connects people from around the world. This being the case, web designers and web developers of today are facing a bright future. The outlook for such profession is above average based on government statistics. To become a developer […]
Web designers are the da Vinci of web development. They offer the skill set that almost all businesses clamor for – the ability to provide a user-friendly and fast-loading website that focuses on increasing visitors, leads, and – ultimately – sales.
Web designers may have their own ideas when creating a layout design for a website but similar to writers, they also experience the so-called mental block syndrome at certain times. Fortunately, the web has a wealth of information available and designers can always turn to it for inspiration. It may surprise you to know that […]
Web design is a new frontier in creative designing. It takes a special set of design skills to make an effective web site. A good web site is not just pretty to look at, or filled with a lot of cool Flash animations, it is also easily navigable, with well laid out elements that are […]
Would you ever feel comfortable buying from a seedy-looking shop? Probably not; you might not even try going inside. It’s the same way with websites: you wouldn’t buy from a dubious looking one, let alone bother reading what’s on it. But unless you employ the services of a professional web designer (or you are one), […]
Have you noticed that there are many web sites that have started using different ways of animating text and images and even including background music that auto loads? If you think that these elements in a web page are cool and an effective way of attracting visitors, think again.
Designing a web site entails looking at various factors that will make up the totality of the finished product. Making sure that the web site is aesthetically pleasing and easy to navigate is a good draw and will help ensure the growth of visitors and return visits from them. But aside from the regular design […]
How many times have you come across a new weblog discussing a specific niche sporting a fairly too common WordPress theme? Probably more often than we’d all want to see. A large number of new weblogs these days are launched with default themes and styling that it’s now becoming hard to identify sites based solely […]
Having lived in several different countries and towns, public transport always has been a constant in my life and so have subway/tube maps. First time I arrived in London I was surprised how easy it was to navigate the London Underground Map, which in this form first was released in 1933. (click for full size […]