Colour Scheme

Hello! I have been adding design elements to my introduction page project this week. I started by choosing a colour scheme. I used Adobe Illustrator to create swatches. I was …

Website Typography

Since the web is content driven, the core of the web is typography. Typography is the visual aspect of words that helps reinforce their meaning. This week I considered which …

Simple Website

This week I used my basic knowledge of HTML to code a simple 5-page website for my coursework. I used my notes from class and tips from Shay Howe. The …

Good Websites

So far this week I have looked at well-designed objects. I mentioned functionality, practicality, simplicity and beauty as the four aspects I acknowledge when looking at good design. Applying these …

What is Good Design?

Good design is functional, practical, simple and beautiful. To me, if I can logically answer “Why did the designer put this here?” on various aspects of the design, then it …

First Days

My first days playing around with web design and I have made some progress. To start, I signed up with the web host Clook and created my domain name. I …