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What is Graphic Design For Web?

What is Graphic Design For Web?

Graphic designers for web work on projects ranging from standards HTML websites to banner ads to flash sites and newsletters. Not only are the projects different from when working for print, the techniques are different too. Designing for the web can be seen as a continually evolving process, but when designing for the print, it is for a finished, tangible product. There are many such subtle characteristics that make graphic designing for the web unique. The Users As a graphic designer for the web, it is important to consider the...

What is Graphic Design For Print?

What is Graphic Design For Print?

Graphic design for print can teach a lot to new designers. You are likely to make so many mistakes that can seriously affect the final prints. Unlike in the web, print runs are expensive and permanent. Thus, any mistakes conducted when designing for the print can prove to be costly. You cannot tweak the design and update the files (like in web designing). Print designers work on products like print advertisements (for newspapers and magazines), product designs, packaging, logos and business cards. Find out what are the main elements...

User Journeys & Storyboards in UX Design

User Journeys & Storyboards in UX Design

A user journey involves a series of steps that signify a simulation of how a user may interact with the UX design. They are usually used for two main things. Firstly for demonstrating how users currently interact with the design and secondly how users could interact with the design. Storyboarding is similar to developing architectural drawings. It will visualize how the design will look like while focusing on efficiency, functionality and structure. Benefits of using User Journeys There are many benefits of using user journeys: ...

The Importance Of Usability Heuristics For User Interface Design

The Importance Of Usability Heuristics For User Interface Design

Usability heuristic is an inspection technique developed especially for addressing user interface design problems. It will involve the experts examining the UI and determining if it complies with the standard usability principles. These evaluation techniques are increasingly replacing other types of UI testing, providing a more cost-effective and time-saving alternative. Goal Why is the need for performing usability heuristics? Conducting usability heuristics before user testing will help in reducing the number and complexity of...

5 UX Tips to succeed with your Online Presence

5 UX Tips to succeed with your Online Presence

Today, online experience, whether on desktops or on mobile devices, plays an important role in your brand representation. TVCs and print media are no longer the main channels for reaching out to your target audience – the shift of balance has moved in the favor of the web. Most importantly, the web gives customers (earlier unexplored and un-thought-of) ways to interact with your brand. The key to success lies in delivering great user experience. This guide explains 5 key UX design elements to succeed with your online presentation. ...

What Are Low & High Fidelity Wireframes?

What Are Low & High Fidelity Wireframes?

If you are going to use wireframes in your interface design projects, you should know how wireframing can affect the usability of your UIs without concern whether you are designing for websites or fidelity. Wireframes help connect developers of layouts and web designs. They also help in connecting clients with production teams by helping them realise how their site or application will work. Low Fidelity Wireframes These are focused on the key components of an interface, including: Structure Layout Information architecture ...