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A Comprehensive Look into the Disciplines of Digital Design

by Jake Rocheleau
on February 5, 2015

in Web Design

Most people who are familiar with the world of digital graphics also recognize that there are dozens of unique disciplines out there. The Adobe suite alone has products for vector art, pixel graphics, motion graphics, animation, the list goes on. It’s practically impossible for one designer to practice all of these areas but it’s becoming more common for designers to adopt a few different skillsets.

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In this post I’d like to cover a swath of various fields related to digital design. Modern designers often have a wide range of various skills dipping into a number of these fields. Someone who starts in graphic design might later move into After Effects or concept art or interface design. Digital art includes both 2D and 3D work that can be used in many different projects. Although the design process is always changing, the larger umbrella of design fields tends to remain somewhat consistent.

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Six Points to Remember When Designing Additional Web Pages

by brantwilson
on March 21, 2014

in Web Design

A homepage should never be cluttered with a lot of content and images, which is why it is so important for you to make sure that you create additional web pages accordingly. However, there is a thin line between efficient and excessive when it comes to developing these pages, which is why it is so important to consider and remember the following six key points.

Add Pages Only as Necessary

Don’t rush to add an excessive number of pages that are not necessary right now. Quite a few consumers get trapped with dead links and orphan pages simply because the web designer didn’t keep it clean and cleared of empty pages without any content.

To easily build and run your ecommerce website and get the most value from your additional pages, get into the habit of only adding them if and when they are absolutely necessary. Remember, time is of the essence when it comes to keeping your customers interested until they reach your checkout page. You don’t want to lose them simply because you felt the need to add pages that were not, in fact, needed at all.

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20 Clean and Responsive Web Designs of 2013

by calewhite
on January 27, 2013

in Web Design

Responsive web designs are no longer regarded as a trend among the website development community but it has evolved as a need for every website. Previously, the mobile internet users used to only access the social media sites from their phone. However, with time the usage is no longer limited to the social media sites but it has proliferated to the other platforms as well like the ecommerce sites, different business platforms and many other sites. Since the websites are designed keeping in mind the screen size of the PCs and laptops, when these are seen from the mobile phones we get to see a distorted site which is extremely disappointing for the viewers and thus arise the need for responsive web design.

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