Part II

Choosing the Visual Design Elements

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pt_webextra_4C.tif Discover how to put the polishing touch on your blog design by adding a favicon at www.dummies.com/extras/blogdesign.

In this part. . .

check.png Kickstart the creative process by gathering design ideas, creating a mood board, and looking at your blog analytics.

check.png Find out how to select fonts that show your blog’s personality, which fonts to avoid, and how to combine complementary fonts.

check.png Discover the color wheel and what colors mean and learn how to choose the right colors for your blog design.

check.png Learn about common layout types and explore what to look for in selecting a blog theme or framework.

check.png Dig into customizing your blog header, footer, and background with tips on what to include and what to avoid.

Modify your design by learning the basics of HTML ...

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