Dark site design
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The basic principles of website usability
What is site usability? Today we will talk about one very important characteristic of the site — the usability of the site. What is "usability" (from the English. Usability —…

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The basic principles of website usability
What is site usability? Today we will talk about one very important characteristic of the site — the usability of the site. What is "usability" (from the English. Usability —…

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Visual techniques for creating depth in web design

Create it easier than you think. The mystery of simulating reality on a 2D screen is creating depth with images. This can be achieved in many ways, from the photo itself to splitting the image into layers, manipulating and applying special effects.
Layering is a tool that can be intentionally applied to the placement of images and objects in a project, as a tool for manipulating images or purposefully in the image itself.
We’ve all seen markup where images are haphazardly placed on top of each other to make it look like a stack of printed photos. You know this technique. And it works by creating a sense of depth, and it feels like you’re going through photos. This is the layering in the design process. Sometimes the effect is obvious, as in this case, and sometimes it is more hidden. Continue reading

Useful image optimization tools for the Web

However, a good image optimization tool is required to achieve the desired result. Such tools will help you to manually or automatically resize your images without losing image quality.

In turn, this will speed up the loading of the website, thus attracting more customers. In addition, so you will significantly reduce the cost of traffic.

Useful image optimization tools for the Web
Here are 18 optimization tools you can apply to your images: Continue reading

Cufon — non-standard font on the website

Cufon is a non-standard font on the website. Sooner or later, when developing the layout, there is a need to use non-standard fonts on the site. For example, the customer wants the headlines on the website to use the font from the corporate style of the company. There are several solutions to this problem:

Use of images.
Connect a font using the css @font-face parameter
Use javascript Cufon plugin
The first option, although it will be cross-browser, but will limit the site administrator, because it is unlikely that the customer will want to contact you every time you need to add new materials to the site. Continue reading

The basic principles of website usability
What is site usability? Today we will talk about one very important characteristic of the site — the usability of the site. What is "usability" (from the English. Usability —…

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How to choose the right web design for a website
Web design — this is how much "meet" | web design and website Each web Studio begins to create a web site with the development and selection of web design.…

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How to become a web designer, and what qualities should have a really cool specialist?
Of course, other people's examples for a beginner - this is very useful. We can consider good and not-so-great examples of website design as real lessons in web design, because,…

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Who is a web designer: creative, psychologist, artist, coder?
This field of activity appeared in the time span of the end of the 80s and the beginning of the 90s due to the emergence of the international Internet network…

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Usability in web design, or how to evaluate your site from the user's point of view
The situation with the website is approximately the same: you visit it with the aim to purchase some product, but because of inconvenient navigation, you spend much more time on…

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