Portfolio. Blog. Inspiration. Css. Creativity. Resources. Awards. Grid—A—Licious™: Just another WordPress weblog. Back in mid 2008, I created a jQuery plugin.
I named it Grid-A-Licious and described it as, "Divs are placed in chronological order with a special grid" because I had no clue how to explain it better. I used this script a lot and designed many sites with it during 2008. At first, people were very skeptic and confused on how to read the grid, and thought this kind of layout belonged in real papers. This reaction slowly faded away once the layout became more and more popular when different developers and designers started to create their own script's interpretation of the floating grid layout effect. Not saying it was based on my work or script, because there were a few others that brought a similar layout effect to our attention, but not necessarily distributed as a plugin.
In Dec 2008, I decided to wrap the script into a Wordpress theme and release it as a christmas gift to the world. So, why am I continuing developing this? Width Default 225px gutter Default 20px selector Default .item queue. How To Use Size, Scale, And Proportion In Web Design. Loud and soft, dark and light, big and small.
Each is a relative measurement of some quality on some scale. Day doesn’t exist without night and up doesn’t exist without down. Each exists in contrast to the other and contrast occurs on a scale. In design when we talk about scale we’re usually talking about the quality of size, bigger and smaller, and the relationship of different design elements at different sizes. We’re also talking about proportion, which tells us how well we’ve scaled our design. Size, scale, and proportion are all related concepts. Size: the physical dimensions of an objectScale: the relative size of different objects or of an object to a common standardProportion: harmony of scale Size Web designers make a lot of choices about size. How to Design a Landing Page to be Conversion Focused. Landing pages get a a bad rap. Designers often rebel against some of the basic principles of landing pages. And clients as well as agencies often misunderstand what a landing page really is and how to make it really sing.
If you’re in the landing page business — as I am — you know that landing pages are really much more than they’re given credit for. Debunk 1: A Landing Page is a Page. First, they’re far more than a page. Landing Page The first page of any landing experience is its landing page. Land & Jump. iA.