You’ve hired a designer to create or re-create your website. Great. Congratulations. This tells me you’re serious about creating something that matches your ambition for what you want to create with the resources required.Continue reading “Let the designer be the designer”
In May I lead two workshops at the Canadian Association of Labour Media conference in Saskatoon. Web design and writing for the web. The foregoing are links to the slide show and presentation notes done up as a single XHTML compliant page using S5, Eric Meyer’s brilliant standards bases slide show system.
More often than not web design is about finding a compromise position between eye candy and eye oatmeal. And you often have to privilege one over the other.Continue reading “Web design: art versus engineering”