Just how important is the home icon on your site? Does it even matter anymore, or is the symbol somewhat outdated and defunct? One of the most important aspects of an icon is the meaning behind that icon. Will people readily recognize what the icon means when they see it? Even the most beautifully designed … Continue reading “Do Home Icons Matter on a Site?”
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Not sure which web design trends you should send to the scrap-heap this year? We’ve compiled a handy list to help you. Avoid these at all costs…
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Let’s take a look at some of this year’s most crucial web design trends. Each has its pros and cons, so choose from them wisely.
When it comes to building a website from scratch, many bloggers prefer ready-made HTML templates. Why? It’s simple, just fill in the blanks with your content, and your site is actually ready to go.
So you have a great looking website and your checklist has you covered. But does your checklist include a color contrast check? Are you wondering what that is?
Let’s first walk through the basics of color contrast and then we’ll move on to some tools and techniques you can use to make color contrast a part of your workflow.
Chris Castiglione is an engineer, artist, and the co-founder of the Y Combinator-backed One Month, the “For Dummies” of online education. Prior to One Month, he was the first teacher at General Assembly, where he created the #1 best-selling coding class for entrepreneurs, “Programming For Non-Programmers.”
Understanding how to select and use appropriate fonts in web design can be a challenge, though. Luckily for you, we’ve compiled a list of tools and techniques to help you identify fonts, select appropriate font combinations, and implement typography elegantly in your responsive web designs.