Grid (Allan Jardine) As all designers know, the grid is absolutely fundamental to layout, whether you want to keep to a tight grid, or break it for effect.
It’s not difficult to learn, but it’s quite difficult to master. There are just too many things that need to be considered; too many tweaks that might be necessary here and there; too many details to make everything just right. Luckily, developers and designers out there keep releasing useful tools and resources for all of us to learn, improve our skills and just get better at what we do.
Layer StylesA nice simple tool for creating CSS in an intuitive way — very much like you would do with a graphics editor. Grids. 35 Excellent Wireframing Resources. Oct 05 2010 Wireframing is an important part of the design process, one that shouldn’t be overlooked by even the most experienced designers.
Wireframes can save development time by outlining exactly how a site should look and function, in a manner that can be shown to and approved by your clients. But wireframing can be confusing, especially to new designers. What’s the right way to create a wireframe? Is there even a right way? Wireframing Articles The articles featured here discuss wireframing and prototyping both from a theoretical and a practical point of view. My Five Commandments for Wireframing A podcast and article from Boagworld on good practices for wireframing, including why you should wireframe and the benefits of paper wireframing. Wireframes for the Wicked Here’s a slideshow that talks about the purpose of wireframes and the different types of wireframes. The Future of Wireframes? UX 101: The Wireframe A beginner’s guide to wireframing from Viget Advance. Storyboards vs.