Baby Steps in Web Design

Before we step into the world of web designing, let’s understand deeper what is actually web design. In simpler words, visual plus interaction equals to web design. Despite the functionality for the website to be responsive, the visual interface is also important. Many apprentice designers are mostly misunderstand the idea of web design, that it is just about aesthetic value and great designing, not about coding and the front-end development. But getting too deep into the front-end development is also not the core of web design. Web design is technically the way that user interactive with the web page.

There are five elements of web design; layout, color, graphics, font and last but not least, content. To expertise the basics of visual design is to study the design of the layout and the color schemes. A website should not be too cluttered or having too much content and unnecessary things piled up into a web page. It should be neat, eye-pleasing and easy to use by many. It needs to be friendly and appropriate, that can be used easily by everyone. Besides than the layout visual, another rule is to not have more than 3 colors in a page. Plus, we also need to understand what the client does before deciding the layout so it caters their needs and suits well with the content of the website. Color also has a major role in making the website more appealing. Vibrant, funky and bold colors do not fit everything especially with formal business websites. Hence why, novices are advisable to learn about the color principles in order to sketch an attractive website.

Besides than how the website looks, we also need to understand the key of web development. As you can see, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript are the foundation of every website. It is like the bone structure of a website, without them, the website is unable to run and function. Moreover, the visual designing is also a part of coding. If you are very clueless about coding, there are website, articles and videos you can find online. Other offline options are there are books that teach you about HTML and CSS. You can simply find them at your nearest bookstores as HTML and CSS learning books are common and are not that hard to look for. There are a couple of websites that will make understanding deeply and thoroughly basic coding in a much easier way. For instance, W3Schools and Google Code University. At least, master one of the front-end coding edit software, Adobe Dreamweaver is what most experts would recommend to beginners. Aside from that, SEO also plays a big part in web design as it helps in a website search rank.

If you are interested in upping your website game, or boosting up your company you are more than welcome to contact us via web design Malaysia as we can assist you. Whether market your page or designing a website that you desire, you name it. We can make it happen.