In Defense of Eye Candy We’ve all seen arguments in the design community that dismiss the role of beauty in visual interfaces, insisting that good designers base their choices strictly on matters of branding or basic design principles. Lost in these discussions is an understanding of the powerful role aesthetics play in shaping how we come to know, feel, and respond. Consider how designers “skin” an information architect’s wireframes. Or how the term “eye candy” suggests that visual design is inessential.
Following one’s Twitter tweets are as good as subscribing to the RSS feeds. Not only it feeds you the latest updates, it’s also a perfect medium for communication and networking. Realizing how Twitter can potentially help to increase readerships, more and more bloggers/webmasters are massively promoting their Twitter account through blogs and websites. If you love a particular blog you’ve stumble upon, chances are you will want to follow their Twitter too. But let’s not make this too difficult for users to find where that Twitter link is. 100+ Remarkably Beautiful Twitter Icons And Buttons | Icons
Introduction Free and low cost computer tools and services can be used by to research, produce, publish, distribute and sell books on-line. Technology under development for scholarly publishing is also set to revolutionize commercial publishing, radio and TV. Publishing Article