We all get frustrated when we`re searching for something on the internet and encounter a 404 page. Although the resource we were searching for is not available anymore, the 404 design page might make your day. A website without a 404 error page is somehow incomplete and the way it is designed can influence user behaviour. Even if these kind of pages are pretty annoying when we stumble upon them, there are cool websites whose creative 404 error pages are really delightful to watch!
Non-profit organisations do incredibly important and noble work, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t have to try as hard as any other business to engage with their audience. They still need to convince people to part with their money, to support their particular cause, so a well-designed website is a must.
It is a wonderful problem to have – too many clients and not enough time. It means your design business has really taken off. As your popularity increases, you’ll have to decide which clients you will help and which you will turn away. Some potential clients want just the bare bones for their website design. Others have a fair amount of creativity but are scared to take the leap by themselves. These types of prospective clients would probably do just fine on their own.
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.
HTML5 is the technology of tomorrow. This latest version of the familiar markup language HTML is relatively new, but has already caught the fancy of web developers with its unique features and functionalities. Let us take a look at some of the reasons why HTML is a favorite with the web developers.
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.
Suppose you wrote a brilliant post on your website of which you are extremely proud of. You pulled out many all nighters, researched the topic to death, and added up many of your brilliant comments and hit publish but no one is seeming to take any notice. People are not commenting, not sharing and even worse – not reading the article at all. Now there could be many reasons for the flop but one important one could be that you haven’t displayed that article properly. If it is hidden somewhere inside amongst the large files of other articles, there is no wonder why it’s not getting noticed. People are not reading it not because it is badly written but because it is inaccessible to them. They can’t find it, at least not easily.
Pictures have the power to speak better than words can do. An appropriate image can clearly communicate the essence that two or three paragraphs put together can intend to explain. Simple and straightforward images generally have the power to enchant the users visually and act powerfully on their moods. Web designers often use images to wipe away the monotonous and tired feeling of reading prolonged text all through the web pages. The most suitable and high resolution images communicate clarity, standing and persuade the visitors to discover more about your web design and purchase the products or avail the services that are portrayed through the website. Web designers should reflect on the following points before selecting images for their website.
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.