Social networks for designer career
Today's topic, as you already understood, will be connected with the use of social media by employees of the sphere of design and not only. Moreover, unlike the article on…

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Cards vs lists. Their influence on user experience
he most common ways to organize web content today are cards and lists. Each of them has its pros and cons. If lists were used for this purpose for a…

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The principle of the golden section in the design of sites
A key indicator of the quality of web design is how natural and easy it is perceived by users. When creating a visual site design, it is important to illustrate…

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Free space in web design. What is it and why use it?
In the current, extremely intensive century, we are surrounded by an incredible flow of information, in terms of which it is very important for designers to decide on the patterns…

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Typography for web

There are many books and articles on typography, but only some of them reveal the choice and combination of fonts. Due to the emerging opportunities and prospects for free use of many fonts on the Internet, designers will have to master another important skill – the ability to choose the appropriate fonts that complement the layout designs they develop. You can also study popular typography trends or ready-made beautiful examples from other professionals.

Until now, the use of fonts other than those installed with the operating system has meant using images, flash or other workarounds. However, the creators of browsers gave map designers a hand by introducing the @ font-face CSS property, which allows you to register a link to any font file, as a result of which it will be used on the pages of the site. Continue reading

How to choose the best illustrations for your site

So, you already have a terrific site on Wix, and now you want to hit its visitors with lively, eye-catching illustrations. Visual content is an incredibly important element in creating a good site. Even if you are not an artist or photographer, you should think about what images to use to be sure of success.

With such a huge choice, you probably more than once had to wonder what images help to achieve the greatest return. Here are some tips to help you choose images that can make your website stand out from the competition.
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The image on the main page is the first thing that visitors see on your site. What can it say about your company? It’s a good idea to use large, eye-catching pictures here, as they help form the first impression of your business. Continue reading

Selection of colors for the site

Coloring the appearance of the site is of great importance and with a professional approach allows the web designer to create the necessary atmosphere of the resource, corresponding to its subject and purpose. The ability of the developer to correctly manipulate the color scheme is one of the most important factors indicating a high degree of professionalism. In order for the color palette used for site design to evoke the necessary emotions and push the site visitors to certain actions, the selection of its components, that is, colors, should strictly adhere to the most important rules of color theory. Therefore, before you begin the process of developing graphic elements of the site, you must carefully consider the color scheme, which will form the basis of the design solution. It must be remembered that the art of literate design is an important feature of a successful web designer, which is acquired only by experience. Continue reading

In defense of "Eye Candy"
In the society of designers, it is often possible to hear that true professionals build their work on the strict conformity of design to the brand's corporate style or simply…

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Trends and trends in web site design 2017
It was originally planned to place a translation of an English-language article on web design trends in 2017, but after studying various sources, we decided to slightly change the concept…

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How to make a color palette for the site and not only (algorithm + tips)
In Design Mania, there were already several publications with a similar theme: in a note about color matching services for websites, besides inspiration resources, we looked at a couple of…

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