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Get started in web design

Before we get started in web design, we have to know first the fundamentals and what tools do we need in creating websites. The most essential topic that web designers should consider is on how to code website using HTML and CSS.HTML plays a very important role in web designing because it is the markup language used for creating web pages. Together with Cascading Style Sheet we can create beautiful websites.HTML is easy to learn. There are many websites out there that offers tutorials, a step... Read More →


Why should web designer know how to hand-code HTML and CSS?

One thing I've learned in my web design experience is the importance of hand-coding of HTML and CSS.Today, there are many open-source software applications that are available in the internet that will help web designer to creating websites in easy way.Yes, it is ok to use those tools but if you are just starting out in web design, it is very important that you should know how HTML and CSS works.It is helpful and beneficial because it will allow you to understand what is going on behind the... Read More →


My simple ways on breaking creative block

Have you encountered when you are going to start your design project and somehow your ideas blocked, like no ideas where to start with? Then you are experiencing creative block.On this blog, I will talk about my simple ways to overcome creative block.Browsing other designer's work and go find some inspirationBy checking out other designers' work it will help you to get new ideas and concepts which you can apply to your own design projects. Focus to the details of their work will also help a... Read More →


Color Combinations and Color Schemes

What's up? Hope all is well.I just want to share this interesting links I've found which allows aspiring or beginner UI/UX web and graphic designers to choose and properly combine colors. In addition, the site also allows its user to get the combinations of colors used in other websites. Go and check out http://www.colorcombos.com/ and find out more about color combinations and color schemes... Read More →


Why a business needs an online presence?

Now a days, Internet is one of the main sources of information. Aside from other media such as TV, Radio, Magazine and Newspapers, Internet has vast information where you can search stuff. In the internet, you can search for anything you want to know, places you want to go, products you want to buy and what not.Internet works 24/7 and it is always available in just a click away anytime, anywhere. Using desktops, laptops, tablets and even in our mobile phones internet is available.Businesses... Read More →


Web Designing is a combination of passion, creativiy and hardwork

The moment I've encountered web design way back in college, I became interested and passionate on this field. It is very interesting in a sense that you can show your artistic side through designing and your logical thinking by adding functionalities.In my opinion, web design is a non-stop learning career for the reason that there's a lot of information needed to be learned.There is a saying that practice makes perfect. That's true.In web design for you to master your craft you have to practice... Read More →


My Web Design Process

Web Designers have different  guidelines on how they handle and execute web projects.On this blog, allow me to share my process on how I design and develop websites and hopefully help other aspiring web designers out there to come up with their own method.Gathering of InformationBefore I start creating and designing websites, it is very important to know the details of the project. What I mean by this is we have to ask our clients regarding websites’ information. What specific colors... Read More →


Learn web design through trial and error

On this blog, I would like to talk about the importance of learning web design through trial and error.In my opinion, learning web design using this method is very important. It help us (not just web designer but also developers) to try out different methods to solve problems.We became aware to try out new approach.Today, many schools and institutions offer web design and web development courses. Most of them teach only basic stuff; and sometimes what we learned from them is not sufficient.What... Read More →


Website loading speed matters

On this blog, I would like to talk about the importance of a fast loading websites and how to obtain it.Let's get started by asking, does information from your website load fast? This is a very important question for us to answer. We need to make sure that the site we developed load fast and at the same time it will not compromise the quality of our work.Some users abandon a page when it takes too long to load. People expect fast user experience online, and when they don't get it chances are... Read More →


How to become a Web UI Designer

Hello aspiring Web UI Designers. On this blog I would like to touch on some pointers on guiding you to become a web UI designer.First thing is to have motivation and passion on everything we do.In my opinion without this characteristic, we are just like a robot that commanded by someone without enjoying what we do. We don't want that to happen, enjoy things you do!Second, you have to learn the basic of web designing. For those who just starting out their web design career it is very important... Read More →


CSSMatic

Hello Web UI Designers.On this blog post, I just want to share to you a very useful tool that I've found to catch up the speed in our web design process.Go and check http://www.cssmatic.com/ for more information about this tool.... Read More →


How content is important for a website

On this blog, I would like to talk about how content is very important for a website.Content is the most important part for a website. Internet was designed to place information and people surf to find valuable information they need. There are two types of Content, Text and Multimedia. Text is a written content on the page. Text content also has good internal links to help readers get more information and aid in scanning the text.Another type of content is Multimedia. It is any content that... Read More →


Snap Widget

Hello Web UI Designer, Hope all is well.On this blog, I would like to share a site that will help you to embed your instagram photos in your website with ease. I had recently finished my web project and applied this method.Snap Widget is a tool that I used to make this thing happened.Visit their site for more information.... Read More →


Free Web Hosting (Hostinger Philippines)

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Screen dimensions and resolutions

Hello fellow web and ui designers. Websites now a day can be viewed on different devices. As web and ui designer our role is to design a websites that will fit to different screen resolutions and devices. On this blog, I would like to share a site which allows you to overview the different resolutions used worldwide. The site features not only devices and its resolutions but also offer a live pixel checker. Check out website dimension to find more.... Read More →


Lorem Ipsum

What does lorem ipsum means? Most of us designer used or perhaps encounter lorem ipsum. These dummy texts replace our content temporarily when the actual content is not available.  Lorem ipsum or blind text is a latin, slightly jumbled, the remnants of a passage from Cicero's _de Finibus_ 1.10.32, which begins 'Neque porro quisquam est qui dolorem ipsum quia dolor sit amet, consectetur, adipisci velit...' which means. “There is no one who loves pain itself, who seeks after it and wants... Read More →


The importance of wireframe in web design process

On this blog post, I would like to talk about the importance of wireframe in our design process. Wireframe is a very basic layout design of a website which does not include a great amount of colors, texts and images. It’s like a blueprint throughout the design which allows you to see the structural placement of the elements. Wireframe helps us to define the features and functionality of the website. The reason why wireframe is important and why we should include it in our design process is... Read More →