Posts Tagged ‘interface’

May 17, 2010 Off

Website Programmers – The Hidden Artists

By in Web Design

When you visit a cool website, you’re usually dazzled by a neat looking design, a catchy headline or an inviting flash intro. Copywriters and art directors play a big role in putting together the creative aspect of a website. But in many ways they are just the artists that stand in the forefront while the […]

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February 8, 2010 1

Home, Home on the Web

By in Design, Web Design

People HATE ads. As a copywriter who makes a living writing ads, this is a very unfortunate fact to bear. Every copywriter, art director or person vaguely involved in the production of advertising is most likely hated for writing ads, and really hates to hear this. It means our days spent wading through the crappy […]

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January 25, 2010 15

Hail Photoshop

By in Photoshop

One of the most important instruments a web or graphic designer can have in his tool belt is Photoshop. Then again, it’s hard to find an average computer user who hasn’t heard of Photoshop or seen what it can do. (Take for example, my 65 year old father who types one finger at a time […]

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January 11, 2010 13

How to: Create Slick Designs with Detail

By in Web Design

Web design is about more than just making things look nice on screen — it’s about creating interfaces that are functional, easy to use, as well as aesthetically pleasing. There are a number of visual techniques that can be used in web design to create the correct hierarchy, tell the user where to click, and […]

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