CHAPTER 5

Multimedia Page Design

The more personal computer displays become like lightweight books, the more people are going to feel comfortable reading from them. A PC that you can open up and physically handle easily, that has the right kind of battery and display, will give the same visual impression as a page.

—John Warnock, Inventor of PostScript and the Founder of Adobe Systems (1994)

Chapter Highlights

This chapter examines:

image  Strategies for the effective placement of visual content within the page

image  The influence of visual hierarchy on ...

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