Nowadays, when time is more valuable than ever, keeping visitors on a website became a priority. In order to do that, web designers came with an elegant solution which combines functionality and design with a great user experience: one page websites. In this article you can enjoy some of the most interesting and unique one page websites which present their content using cool effects.
The term “web designer” didn’t exist, or was something almost abstract when I was born (1986). Ten years ago, those that called themselves web designers were in fact real pioneers, this domain being at the very beginning. Five years ago the Internet “totally exploded” and even at the beginning of the millennium the first signs were visible. In 2005 being web designer was pretty common and the specialists said that it’s very hard to keep the rhythm with the Internet growing.
Typography happens to be the key factor for web designing these days. It can be quite challenging and fascinating to work with typography. A plethora of tools have come up to let you build your own fonts and insert them into your designs, with ease. In this post, I`m going to introduce you some great typography tools, which will be very useful and quite time saving.
Selling online has become now the no. 1 strategy of many business. It`s easier, faster, 24/7 available, cost effective and can reach the global market. Not to say that, because of these facts, buying online is cheaper than buying from the store, not only because you`re saved from a meaningless journey to the store, but because the products showcased in an online store are cheaper. Building an online store is very easy. You install an e-commerce platform, add some products into a database and wait for the visitors to buy them. The hardest part is to manage to transform the visitors into cusomers, by successfully connecting them to products with a system that is efficient, easy and fun.
Optimizing your website for mobile is not a modernized task anymore and is more than a necessary action for any business that prefers to extend its market. This is primarily due to the rapidly increasing mobile users accessing web pages from their handheld devices. Instead of repairing and reorganizing your website each and every time you make an amendment, make sure you`re up to date with the latest mobile web design practices.
We`re all making use of apps every day, even if they are desktop, mobile, tablet or web applications. Many of us are depending on them and we have to admit that using them has become a lifestyle. We can`t imagine life without an email client or a web sharing service. I want to share with you some of the most popular web applications. Some of them you`re probably using already and some you`ll certainly try in the future.
I`m not referring to the main product, which in all cases is complete, but to their website designs, which looks incredibly awesome. Bold colors, great graphic elements, perfect UI design, 100% landing pages! All the designs can be considered web design trend setters. Are you planning to design a landing page for an app? Then you shouldn`t miss this showcase. Enjoy!
Now responsive web design is finally making its way into many websites, there is something new to look forward too. While Intelligent Web Design isn’t something new, it is often only seen at larger websites such as Google, Facebook and Amazon. But there are plenty of ways to power your website with intelligent features. By having basic knowledge about PHP and databases you’ll understand most of the concepts I’m going to explain. In this article I’ll introduce you to the basics of Intelligent Web Design.
One of the greatest challenges for designers, or any type of creative role, is working with limitations. It’s easy to throw a stream of ideas or styles into a single project, but giving yourself restrictions will allow you to truly flex your talents as a designer. A particularly intriguing example of this in terms of web design can be found in sites that host the entirety of their content on a single page.
Nowadays, people are browsing websites using multiple devices like PCs but also smartphones and tablets and adapting the website layouts to fit each gizmo is becoming a must. It seems that web designer`s mission is harder than ever. But is it true? Welcome to post-pc era. People are slowly but certainly switching from PC use to phones and tablets.Looks like this new devices are receiving more attention than ever.
When I think of fashion, the word that comes in my mind is design, in fact, I define fashion as the way each individual is dressing, as the way they combine and wear clothes. Big fashion houses are setting the trends each season, defining what colors, textures or fabrics to wear, but how about their websites? Are the web design trends set by fashion? I can`t tell you this, but I can tell you for sure that the clothing websites are looking stunningly awesome. You don`t have to believe me. Check out the next list of websites and see for yourself!