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!
Today we’ll take a look at great government websites. We can learn a lot from these websites as their main purpose is offering a ton of information for any kind of public. That’s why most government websites are relying on an outstanding information architecture and providing a great usability for their users.
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!
Designing a website requires more analytical skills than programming skills. Most web designers assume that their job is to simply code a set of given instructions for the site. The truth is, as a web designer, you are responsible for a website’s usability, functionality, creativity as well as its aesthetic interface. Failing to focus on all of these elements will result in serious mistakes that will not only hamper your reputation as a website designer but also create problems for your client.