Web Design

White Space in Print and Web Design

Ever heard of the term “less is more?” Well, with regards to white space definitely keep this mind, but think of this terminology with regard to content on the page. So less content = more white space, which in turn = better layout. Let’s talk about why having white space makes a better layout. (And…

Design through your client's perspective

Yesterday I heard a great story of a piece of advice a school consultant gave to a 2nd grade teacher. They were discussing the positioning of alphabet letters and other educational imagery around the classroom. His advice was for the teacher to walk around the classroom on her knees—at the same eye-level of her 7…

Reasons not to use a template for web site design

I’d like to touch on a subject which gets web designers such as myself all steamed up from time to time. Before you decide to choose a template web site design over custom design and development, consider the pros and cons below…